Five Crazy UFC Fight Night 50 Prop Bets That Cashed Big

Ben Rothwell Five crazy prop bets is a column featured on after every UFC event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card Here’s five crazy UFC Fight Night 50 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at Several Bookmakers. Jacare Souza wins in round 3 (+1075) In the main event of the evening, Jacare Souza was able to take Gegard Mousasi down to the ground and submit him with a guillotine choke. It was a big win for Souza, and he might get the next title shot at 185lbs with the win. The prop on Souza wins in round 3 cashed at +1075, so congrats to anyone who hit that one. Ben Rothwell wins by T/KO (+445)/Rothwell wins in round 1 (+600) In the co-main event of the evening, Ben Rothwell defeated Alistair Overeem via knockout. “Big Ben” hit Overeem with a few massive punches that put him out for good, and with the win earned an apology from bettors who completely wrote him off heading into the fight. The prop on Rothwell by T/KO cashed at +445, and the prop on him winning in round 1 cashed at +600, great numbers for anyone who believed in “Big Ben.” Joe Lauzon wins by T/KO (+500)/Lauzon wins in round 2 (+750) In the opening main card bout, Joe Lauzon was able to upset Michael Chiesa when he hurt Chiesa with a strike that cut him open and forced a doctor stoppage in the second round. The prop on Lauzon to win by T/KO hit with the doctor stoppage at a price of +500, and the prop on Lauzon wins in round 2 hit at +750. So good for anyone who backed Lauzon and picked him in the fight. John Moraga wins by submission (+1260)/Moraga wins in round 2 (+1350) Despite being controlled on the ground by Justin Scoggins, John Moraga found a way to catch the neck of the young prospect and finish him off in the second with a guillotine choke. It was a terrific win for Moraga and he proved with the victory he’s top five in the division. The prop on Moraga by submission hit at +1260, and the prop on him winning in round 2 cashed at +1350. Al Iaquinta wins in round 3 (+950) In one of the prelims, Al Iaquinta knocked out Rodrigo Damm in the third round for his first official stoppage win in the UFC. Good for Iaquinta, who needed the win after a shocking submission loss to Mitch Clarke in his last fight. The prop on Iaquinta wins in round 3 cashed at +950, so props to anyone who got that one.

Written by Adam Martin.

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