An important thing for every sports bettor is to have knowledge about the events schedules. For UFC there is no exception, that’s why at Online Betting Sports we share with you the latest news, updates and information about the UFC schedule.
Introduction to UFC Schedule
The UFC is a combat sport juggernaut with events almost weekly throughout the year. This is one sport that does not have an offseason, meaning events are going on throughout the calendar year. They tend to stack up their main cards while giving solid fighters a chance to climb during UFC Fight Night.
Fighters typically will fight once every four months or so, meaning it gives you a chance to go and dig into their fights before their next one to understand some UFC odds before placing your wager.
Understanding UFC Schedule
The UFC schedule is pretty complicated for people first getting into the sport but becomes relatively easy once you grasp what they are doing. UFC has a lot of fighters that rotate throughout cards and make fights happen to keep climbing the rankings and eventually compete for the championship for the respective weight class. Fighters go through a fight camp, similar to what boxing does.
They will train for a specific opponent with their team and make sure the fighter understands what to expect and how to avoid getting into some unfavorable positions.
The weigh-in happens after that and is critical because the fight can be canceled if a fighter misses weight. However, when both fighters make weight, the fight is officially on and helps solidify your pick. Each fighter has about three fights per year, so diving into UFC picks a little easier if you target a specific fighter or style compared to every single fight.
The schedule is released pretty far in advance where you can see the card, and they will travel the entire world with UFC to make it continuously gain popularity.
Their home base is in Las Vegas, Nevada, so a majority of fights occur there, but the fighters will make their schedule and typically choose their opponents, making it a lot more fun for the bettor.