According to MMA Junkie, it is the Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion in Bader who opens up as a favorite over fellow UFC veteran Mitrione. Bader comes in at a -215 favorite, while his grand prix opponent comes in at a +165 underdog for their fight. A bet of $100 on Bader would give the bettor a net profit of $46.51 and the same amount gambled on Mitrione would bring in a $165 net profit.
Emelianenko is also the favorite in the bout again Sonnen, with the legendary heavyweight coming in at a -240 favorite and Sonnen comes in at a +180 favorite. A bet of $100 on Emelianenko would bring in a net profit of $41.67 and a bet of the same amount on the underdog Sonnen would bring in a net profit of $180.
It should be noted that the betting lines could change drastically until fight time.
The winner of both grand prix semi-final bouts will clash sometime in 2019 in the finals, with the winner becoming the Bellator MMA Heavyweight Champion.