Jon Jones Opens As Betting Favorite Over “Shogun” Rua

Betting lines have open for March 19th's UFC 128 and what may come as a surprise to some is the opening line for the main event that sees challenger Jon Jones as a -210 favorite over Champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua who opened at +165.

The complete opening lines from BetUS.com are as follows:

Mauricio Rua +165
Jon Jones -210

Urijah Faber -400
Eddie Wineland +300

Nate Marquardt -300
Yoshihiro Akiyama +220

Brendan Schaub -280
Mirko Filipovic +210

Jim Miller -210
Kamal Shalorus +165