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Tale of the tape for Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira

Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira square off in a light heavyweight matchup at UFC Fight Night on ESPN on May 13th. We break down the odds.

Anthony Smith visits with the media during the UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira Virtual Media Day at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront on May 11, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida. Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Updated Smith-Teixeira odds, betting splits

The main event for UFC Jacksonville sees Anthony Smith takes on Glover Teixeira in a battle of Top 10 contenders in the light heavyweight division on Wednesday, May 13th at the Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena.

Smith is the #4 ranked contender in the division, with an active record of 31-14 despite being only 31 years of age. He lost a title shot to Jon “Bones” Jones in 2019 by decision in his only attempt at becoming a champion. He has won seven of his last nine fights however, and has been in the UFC since 2013.

Teixeira is now 40 years old while also the #8 ranked light heavyweight in UFC. He’s 30-7 in an underrated career, and also has lost to Jones for the gold, but did so six years ago. He’s 8-4 since that defeat, and a win here is imperative if he’s to ever get another shot at being a UFC champion. He’ll likely want to win it on his feet, with 59% of his victories coming by stoppage.

Here are the odds for Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira at UFC Fight Night on ESPN on May 13th

Smith vs. Teixeira UFC Fight Night odds

Info Anthony Smith Glover Teixeira
Info Anthony Smith Glover Teixeira
Record 31-14 30-7
ML Odds -182 +150
Total Rounds (2.5) Over +100 Under -134
To Go the Distance Yes (+220) No (-315)
Win by KO, TKO, or DQ +100 +700
To Win by Submission +1200 +400
To Win by Decision +500 +500
ML Splits by handle 87% 13%
ML Splits by bets 81% 19%
By KO, TKO or DQ handle 52 15
By KO, TKO or DQ bets 46 22
By submission handle 17 3
By submission bets 15 5
By decision handle 13 <1%
By decision bets 10 <1%
Tie (+6600) <1% <1%

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