September 29, 2022

Drake as soon as once more misplaced large cash by betting on a UFC battle as he noticed Charles Oliveira smash his enjoyable by choking out Justin Gaethje at UFC 274.

On Friday, the musician took to social media and posted a betting slip that recommended he had backed Gaethje to the tune of £346,000.

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Oliveira survived an early Gaethje onslaught earlier than locking up a submission win at UFC 274

If the underdog emerged victorious from the UFC 274 most important occasion, he would have walked away with $870,000 – a whopping £524,000 in revenue.

Sadly for him, Gaethje was unable to capitalise on his early success and was in the end tapped out by Oliveira in simply over three minutes.

Drake is understood for betting large on sports activities and it seems MMA is his new favorite sport to throw cash at.

Earlier this 12 months, the rapper put $250,000 (£202,000) on Jorge Masvidal to defeat Colby Covington at UFC 272.

Sadly for Drake, that wager backfired, as ‘Chaos’ dominated ‘Gamebred’ over 5 rounds for a choice win, that means Drake missed out on a possible $700,000 ($598,000) win.

Drake previously bet big on Masvidal at UFC 272

Drake beforehand wager large on Masvidal at UFC 272

Covington dominated Masvidal during their fight at UFC 272

Covington dominated Masvidal throughout their battle at UFC 272


The UFC 274 most important occasion took an fascinating activate Friday when Oliveira was stripped of his light-weight world title after lacking weight forward of his extremely anticipated battle with Gaethje.

On the weigh-in, ‘The Spotlight’ weighed in and not using a hitch, coming in at 155lbs, however then Oliveira stepped as much as the scales and registered half a pound over the 155lb restrict.

The Brazilian was then given one hour to make weight, as per the Arizona fee guidelines, however after returning, he as soon as once more did not get under the restrict, weighing in at 155.5lbs.

A spokesman from the UFC then addressed these in attendance on the weigh-in and defined how the occasion would proceed.

“The battle remains to be on and the title is presently vacant,” the spokesman stated. “If Charles wins the battle tomorrow night time, he’ll win the battle, however the belt will probably be vacant.

“If Justin Gaethje wins the battle tomorrow night time, he’ll win the championship.”