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It’s a long way ahead, but the oddsmakers have already picked a favorite.
The mega fight between Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz has an early favorite.
The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion has been marked as a 5-to-2 favorite (-250) over Stockton's own Nick Diaz, who returns after a brief retirement stint.
The early fight odds are courtesy of Bovada.
Diaz, who signed a brand new three-fight contract with the organization, comes in as a 2-to-1 underdog (+200).
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One thing the UFC boss did indicate, however, is that he could very well by on the same wavelength as the fans who want the much-discussed potential Ander more
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Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz has signed a contract extension with the UFC and will return from his self-imposed exile. UFC.com reported the news on Thursday.
Additionally, a solid source told MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani that if all goes well, Diaz's return bout would be against former longtime middleweight champion Anderson Silva, who would also be making his return after a prolonged absence.
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The former welterweight title challenger came ou more