Found November 09, 2012 on
What, just because the Octagon’s brief hiatus ends in China makes you think there aren’t gambling lines available for the fights? Of course there are.
“UFC on FUEL TV: Franklin vs. Le” jumps off bright and early Saturday morning, so make sure to place your bets in time. The curtain is drawn on the first preliminary bout at 7:40AM ET/4:40AM PT.
A middleweight matchup between Cung Le (Pictured) and Rich Franklin headlines the freebie fight card. Franklin checks in as a 3.5-to-1 odds-on favorite to post his second consecutive victory.
Le, on the other hand, is pegged as a 2.5-to-1 underdog against the former 185-pound champion.
CotaiArena inside The Venetian Macau Resort in Macau hosts the festivities.
Here are the official lines for Saturday’s fights (Courtesy of BetUS):
Tom Deblass +250
Riki Fukuda -350
Yasuhiro ********** +115
John Lineker -145
Motonobu Tezuka +175
Alex Caceres -220
Jeff Hougland +325
Takeya Mizugaki -450
Tiequan Zhang +240
Jon Tuck -320
Takanori Gomi +190
Mac Danzig -240
Paulo Thiago +210
Dong Hyun Kim -280
Stanislav Nedkov +280
Thiago Silva -380
Cung Le +250
Rich Franklin -350
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All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC on FUEL TV: Franklin vs. Le” event tipped the scale Friday inside CotaiArena in Venetian Macau Resort Hotel in China.
Please click HERE if you would like to stream today’s weight competition.
A middleweight shootout between Rich Franklin (Pictured) and Cung Le headlines the show.
Light heavyweights Thiago Silva...
The official weigh-ins for UFC on FUEL TV 6 (aka UFC Macao) will take place on Friday, November 9th at 5:00am ET. Middleweights Rich Franklin and Cung Le will meet in the main event of the UFC’s first-ever event in China.
UFC on FUEL TV 6 Weigh-in Results
Alex Caceres vs. Motonobu Tezuka
Yasuhiro ********** vs. John Lineker
Riki Fukuda vs. Tom DeBlass
Live from the CotaiArena in the Venetian Casino on the Cotai Strip, Macau UFC on Fuel: Macao is headlined by former UFC Middleweight Champion Rich Franklin taking on former Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Cung Le.