Last Updated on March 6, 2021



The next big event for the UFC is March 6th in Las Vegas, as UFC 259 takes center stage with the main event being Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya. That is not the only fight, however, as there are a massive 15 fights on the card, including a bout between Amanda Nunes and Megan Anderson, which will draw many bettors to watch Nunes fight.

At DraftKings Sportsbook, there is a generous promotion for UFC 259 bettors, as you can bet $1 and win $100 on the main event’s winner. This means if you bet $1 and either fighter lands a punch, you return $100 into your account.

Let’s take a look at how to take advantage of this promotion, a look at the UFC 259 odds, picks and promotions as we get ready for another stellar weekend in the UFC.


UFC 259 Bet $1, Win $100 Promo Details

For this weekend’s UFC 259, you can wager $1 on a fighter to win and turn it into $100 in your DraftKings Sportsbook account. Here’s a look at how to take advantage.

  • UFC 259 on March 6th, 2021
  • Three fights to choose from: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya, Nunes vs. Anderson, or Yan vs. Sterling
  • Available for first-time depositors only
  • Sign up and deposit at least $5
  • Bet at least $1 on either fighter to win in any of the above fights
  • When your fighter wins, you receive $100 in bonus bets should your fighter land a punch
  • Bonus is paid as four $25 free wagers

Must be located in CO, MI, IN, IL, IA, NJ, TN, VA, or WV.

With the choice being one of the three fights, the fighter with the best odds to win is Amanda Nunes at -1250 over Megan Anderson, so that is the best choice for this specific promotion.



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UFC 259: Adesanya vs. Blachowicz Betting Odds

The UFC has grown in popularity, and has had a terrific start to the 2021 calendar year. With Dustin Poirier upsetting Conor McGregor in UFC 257, a terrific card with Usman vs. Burns in UFC 258, and now UFC 259 on the horizon with a well-anticipated battle between Blachowicz and Adesanya. There is a full card for UFC 259, with odds on each and every fight.



Here is a look at the opening odds for UFC 259’s main event: Adesanya vs. Blachowicz, courtesy of DraftKings Sportsbook.

Fighter Moneyline
Jan Blachowicz +200
Israel Adesanya -250

As the fight gets closer, watch for odds movement for the main event (and other fights on the card). In addition, there will be more and more markets to wager on such as various MMA props for many of the main fights. Let’s take a look at these props that are, and will be available for UFC 259.



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Bet on Blachowicz vs. Adesanya Props for UFC 259

Old school wagering on MMA fighting was simple, you just wager on who you believe will win. With legal sportsbooks across many states, this is not only traditional UFC betting. Not only can you wager on who will win the fights, but there are a variety of betting markets to take advantage of. Here’s a look at some of the markets available for each and every betting card, especially UFC 259.

  • Total Round Odds
  • To Go The Distance
  • To Win by Knockout, Submission, or DQ
  • Winning Method Props
  • Win by Decision Props
  • Round Props
  • Method + Round Props
  • Method + Fighter + Round Props
  • Round Rage Betting
  • Fight to End in First Minute Props

When it comes to the main event, there are a full selection of props at many top legal sportsbooks. Here’s an example of some props that are available for Adesanya vs. Blachowicz at UFC 259. You can wager on a few props, including who wins in what round, the method of winning, and more.

Prop Type Bet Choice Bet Choice
Total Round Odds Over 2.5
Under 2.5
Over 3.5
Under 3.5
To Go The Distance Yes No
Blachowicz to Win in Over 2.5 Rounds Yes No
Adesanya to Win in Over 2.5 Rounds Yes No

For a full list of betting odds for UFC 259, check out DraftKings Sportsbook.


Adesanya vs. Blachowicz Betting Picks

When it comes to betting on the UFC, the main event is of course the most popular. Let’s take a look at our betting picks for this weekend’s UFC 259 event: Adesanya vs. Blachowicz. We have fight picks along with a few props for the main event.


UFC 259 Betting Picks

  • Israel Adesanya (-250)
  • Thiago Santos (+138)
  • Kyler Phillips (+115)
  • Tim Elliott (+102)



Blachowicz vs. Adesanya Prop Picks

  • Adesanya/Blachowicz under 3.5 rounds
  • Adesanya 1st Round KO

For more betting markets for UFC 259, check out DraftKings Sportsbook’s full offering.



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