Five Crazy UFC 182 Finale Prop Bets That Cashed Big

Marion-Reneau Five crazy prop bets is a column featured on after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here’s five crazy UFC 182 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at Several Bookmakers. Paul Felder wins by T/KO (+460)/Felder wins in round 2 (+975) In a lightweight bout, Paul Felder remained undefeated in MMA with a stunning spinning back fist KO on Danny Castillo. Felder looked terrific in round one and then in round two unleashed a brutal strike that knocked Castillo out cold. The prop on Felder winning by T/KO hit for bettors at +460 and the prop on him winning in round 2 cashed at +975 as well. Cody Garbrandt wins in round 3 (+1275) In a bantamweight bout, Cody Garbrandt knocked out Marcus Brimage late in round 3 for the biggest win of his career to date. Garbrandt looked great the entire fight and is someone who could soon be a bantamweight contender. The prop on him winning in round 3 hit at +1275 with the late knockout, so congrats to anyone who bet that. Shawn Jordan has fastest KO of the Night (+400) In a heavyweight bout, Shawn Jordan was able to knock out UFC newcomer Jared Cannonier in the first round with strikes to win his fifth fight in the UFC. It only took Jordan a few minutes to get the stoppage, which ended up being the fastest knockout on the entire card. The prop on Jordan having the fastest KO of the Night cashed at +400 for anyone who bet it. Omari Akhmedov wins by decision (+443) In a welterweight bout, Omari Akhmedov defeated Mats Nilsson via unanimous decision. Akhmedov was just a little bit better in the wrestling and striking departments and clearly deserved to win the fight. Most thought Akhmedov would win by stoppage like he usually does, so the prop on him winning a decision was available at a bargain price of +443. Marion Reneau wins by decision (+252) In a women’s bantamweight bout, Marion Reneau beat up Alexis Dufresne from bell to bell for a unanimous decision victory to collect her first win in the UFC. Reneau’s striking looked fantastic in the fight and while she was unable to get the stoppage, it was overall still a very impressive performance. The prop on Reneau to win a decision cashed at +252, a nice little payout to start off the card for sure.

Written by Adam Martin.

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