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Rear-Naked Choke Radio: Nick Kalikas Talks Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor, UFC Tripleheader Betting Lines

Wondering how UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is an underdog in his UFC 194 title defense against Conor McGegor?

Rear-Naked Choke Radio can provide that answer, as Nick Kalikas of 5Dimes and joined Jason Kelly (@JayKellyMMA) and Joe Rizzo (@rearnakedchoke) to talk an abundance of betting lines ahead of this weekend’s UFC tripleheader.

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Kalikas (@FightOdds) explained the science behind the betting lines for UFC Fight Night 80: Namajunas vs. VanZant, The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber and UFC 194, and how business picks up when his industry is faced with three cards in as many days.

Along with discussing the upcoming odds, Kalikas talked about the massive upset at UFC 193, when Holly Holm defeated Ronda Rousey for the UFC women’s bantamweight title.

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