Poirier v McGregor Offer – Unibet

It’s Dustin Poirier v Conor McGregor in UFC 257 in the early hours of Sunday morning and you don’t want to miss this Unibet free bet offer! Simply bet £10.00+ on Poirier v McGregor and Unibet will give us a £5.00 free bet to use on any sport. Translated into matched betting terms, this gives us a guaranteed profit of £2.61 and here’s how…

Key terms

  • Applies to pre-fight bets placed on Dustin Poirier v Conor McGregor.
  • Minimum stake of £10.00.
  • Minimum odds of 3.00 (2/1).

Qualifying bet

If you’d like more information about qualifying bets and how they work, please see my qualifying bets guide.

It’s entirely up to you what you place your qualifying bet on. Having looked at the odds available, we could place our qualifying bet on Dustin Poirier in the Bout Odds market.

Either exchange works for this offer

Betfair and Smarkets are both great options for this offer. If you’ve not used one of them, now is a great time to give them a try.

  • Money back as cash up to £20
  • 0% commission for 60 days

We can calculate our lay stakes using my Matched Betting Calculator

Back Bet (Bookie)


Lay Bet (Betting Exchange)


Min £
Max £
Lay stake required: £
If back (bookie) bet wins
= £
If lay (exchange) bet wins
= £
Total profit: £

Optimal Underlay

Lay stake required: £
Exchange liability: £

If back (bookie) bet wins: £
If lay (exchange) bet wins: £

Optimal Overlay

Lay stake required: £
Exchange liability: £

If back (bookie) bet wins: £
If lay (exchange) bet wins: £

As you can see, the calculator tells us that our lay stake should be £8.79…

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Place £10.00 on Dustin Poirier @ 3.50 = Potential profit of £25.00

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Lay £8.79 on Dustin Poirier @ 4.00 = Potential liability of £26.37


Let’s have a look at our potential profit/loss for the possible outcomes…

Poirier wins+ £25.00– £26.37£1.37 loss
McGregor wins– £10.00+ £8.61£1.39 loss

So, no matter the outcome, we’ll lose a maximum of £1.39 in qualifying for our £5.00 free bet.

Free bet

Our £5.00 free bet will be credited upon settlement of our qualifying bet and will be valid on any sport.

Using straightforward matched betting, we should be able to convert our free bet into 80% cash, so £4.00. If we take into account our maximum qualifying loss of £1.39, this gives us a guaranteed profit of £2.61 on this Unibet offer!

* Dustin Poirier won the fight, resulting in a profit of £2.63 on this Unibet offer. *

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Since 2014, I’ve blogged over £70,000 worth of profit, and made it my mission to make matched betting accessible to everyone.