Why is Alex Chambers +1025 against Paige?

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  1. gspfedkobe24

    gspfedkobe24 Black Belt

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    No question about Paige should be favored but very possible she loses a decision. Unreal odds.....
     
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    Because the bookies want to make money and everyone is gonna bet on PVZ no matter what the odds are. Plus if they fought 15 times I still think PVZ wins all 15 of them....so ya.

    PVZ is -1500

    That being said some might definiltely say there is value on Alex b/c PVZ is still young and could slip up and get caught in a sub, but I wouldn't bet a lot on it.
     
  3. theanticool

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    People are betting heavy on Paige because 1) People have no clue who Chambers is 2) she has every physical advantage in this match up 3) Chambers hasn't looked good inside the ufc
     
  4. ARandomHero

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    Not to play MMA math but like others has said Chambers hasnt looked well and she was losing pretty handily to Curran before Curran gave her the armbar who PVZ finished in her debut. Chambers is a step down from Herrig.
    I mean she could get a hail mary sub but being from Team Alpha Male i think she'll be safe.
     
  5. Lucifer Alpha

    Lucifer Alpha The Catastrophe

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    Have you seen Chambers fight?
     
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    Because Paige is the next "it" thing for the UFC and its been said they fix fights, so they will part the way for PVZ.

    Bookies know this bruh.
     
  7. wredj10

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    Acceptable odds. Alex Chambers has nearly zero chance of winning, going by her Curran fight. And Paige's coaches aren't nearly as stupid as Currans are.
     
  8. esum80

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    with those odds, might have to place a small bet on chambers.
     
  9. Metallicalabran

    Metallicalabran Don't be scared homie!

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    i think make sense put money on Chambers.

    Come on, WMMA is not even properly stablished yet, anything can happen
     
  10. LayonJesus

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    The line is based on money wagered simple as that. Bookies want 50/50 action on every event because they make money on the juice and with 50/50 action they have no risk.

    They make an original opinion but the market sets the line.
     
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    Alex Chambers fight like a young Jon Jones
     
  12. chopstick

    chopstick Invisible Belt

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    No jackass bookies set the opening line and that line moves based on money wagered. You shouldn't speak so matter of factly when you are not very smart.
     
  13. The XL

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    It's a bloated line. PVZ should be the favorite by a fairly large margin, but she gets sloppy sometimes and Chambers is tough and has some skills off her back.
     
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    Chambers is a live dog
     
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    ^ you guys are saying the same thing...
     
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    I'm putting my draft kings money on pretty ass Alex Chambers....I think.
     
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    this
     
  18. kimocomplex

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    nice chick-magnet net handle there
     
  19. Melas Chasma

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    I dont know why you felt need to explain that to TS. TS cant wonder why arent people betting more on Chambers?

    Lol, thats exactly what he said. You are the jackass, my friend.
     
  20. FeelingFroggy

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    why would they fix fights when they can just order a rematch?
     

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