Originally written on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 10/15/14
It’s been a long and winding road, but Nate Diaz (Pictured) is just days away from finally entering a UFC championship fight. Unfortunately for Mr. 209, he’ll step inside the Octagon Saturday as a slight underdog against reigning lightweight king Benson Henderson. Diaz has been pegged as a +130 dark horse against “Smooth.” Henderson, meanwhile, checks in as a -160 odds-on favorite to retain his hardware. Key Arena in Washington state hosts the scrap. Here are the early lines for Henderson vs. Diaz (Courtesy of BetUS): Underdog (+) Favorite (-) Nathan Diaz +130 Benson Henderson -160 Gambling 101: Bet $100 on Diaz and he’s victorious, you win $130 Bet $160 on Henderson and he’s victorious, you win $100
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