It’s not as title fight but the main event in UFC 244 features two strong fighters with many similarities. Get MMA expert Loot’s fight analysis plus tips on how to bet the fight.
The main event features Robert Whittaker, 20-4 (9 KOs, 5 Submissions), (-125 odds) vs. Israel Adesanya, 17-0 (13 KOs), (+105 odds). While these fighters may be little known to American bettors and followers of mixed martial arts, these are household names in their part of the world. The fight will take place in Melbourne Australia.
This heavyweight fight is a rematch from a truncated February bout that ruled a no-contest after Mitrione accidentally landed a kick to the groin. Loot breaks down each fighter en route to his decision on which fighter gets his money.
Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov takes on Dustin Poirier for the UFC belt on September 7 at du Arena in Abu Dhabi of the United Arab Emirates. Loot weighs out the strengths and weaknesses of the two fighters and gives out his value play.
In the UFC 241 main event two heavyweights take to ring at the Honda Center in Anaheim in a rematch of UFC Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier and former champ Stipe Miocic. Fight expert Loot Levinson provides his analysis of the match and gives out his opinion on who you should bet to win.
In the UFC 240 main event, the UFC Featherweight Title is up for grabs with champion Max Holloway taking on former champion Frankie Edgar. Our resident fight expert Loot breaks down the match and gives out his value pick on the fight.
The UFC 239 undercard offers two strong fights including a title bout between Amanda Nunes and Holly Holm and a good heavyweight battle between Francis Ngannou vs. Junior dos Santos. Fight expert Loot Levison breaks down each fight and gives out his suggested wagers.
UFC 239 features a world championship main event, with UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones defending his title against dangerous challenger Thiago Santos. Firmly-entrenched as champion after some rough patches, Jones makes his third octagon appearance in the last 7 months, as he is once again active and at the top of his game. Santos, however, is a wild-card, a winner of 8 of 9 fights and a very dangerous fighter in his own right. Jones comes in as a heavy favorite at -650. LL breaks down the match as well as the odds to find the betting value for UFC 239!
The 11th installment of UFC on ESPN features a crossroads light heavyweight bout, as two contenders battle it out to remain relevant in the 205-pound division. Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Smith both tasted defeat the last time they stepped into the octagon. Which fighter has the best betting value? Loot gives his UFC pick.
Ferguson will be one of Cerrone’s more-difficult opponents. He brings a lot of firepower into the ring and over a three-round fight; he should put forth a pace that will be difficult for Cerrone to navigate. He has shown he can thrive time and again against fierce competition, showing great standup and the ability to snake in chokes out of nowhere that finish fights. That’s why sportsbooks have Tony as a heavy favorite but is it enough for Loot Levinson to pay that price? LL has your UFC 238 undercard pick!