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Bookies just dropped odds on Jon Jones weight for UFC 285 weigh ins — here’s the over-under

How much will Jon Jones weigh for UFC 285?

The bookies at just dropped odds on his official number, with the over-under currently listed at 242.5 pounds. “Bones” recently told the combat sports media he expects to weigh in anywhere from 245-250 pounds on Friday morning.

The over-under for opponent Ciryl Gane is 246.5 pounds and it’s worth noting “Bon Gamin” tipped the scale at 247 pounds for his most recent MMA fight, a knockout victory over Aussie slugger Tai Tuivasa in the UFC Paris headliner last fall.

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CHAMPIONSHIP TRILOGY! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to The O2 in London England, on Sat., March 18, 2023, with newly-minted Welterweight kingpin, Leon Edwards, running it back with former 170-pound champion, Kamaru Usman, for a third (and likely final) time. In UFC 286’s pay-per-view (PPV) co-main event, all-action Lightweight knockout artists, Justin Gaethje and Rafael Fiziev, will lock horns with the winner inching closer to a future Lightweight title shot.

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Jones and Gane will be competing for the vacant heavyweight title in what marks the first appearance for “Bones” in the 265-pound weight class. In fact, the March 4 pay-per-view (PPV) headliner in Las Vegas stands as the first UFC fight for Jones in over three years.

The former light heavyweight kingpin is currently a -165 betting favorite on the moneyline.

In addition to the Jones vs. Gane title fight, UFC 285 will also feature the women’s flyweight championship showdown between reigning 125-pound champion Valentina Shevchenko and No. 6-ranked contender Alexa Grasso. “Bullet” is currently the odds-on favorite at -675.

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