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Daily Best Bets: UFC on ESPN #UFC

Another night of UFC on ESPN is about to take place and is headlined by Blaydes vs. Volkov. Remember to share with your friends and feel free to tail (or fade) my picks.

Prelims

Max Rohskopf vs. Austin Hubbard: Hubbard (+155)

  • Hubbard is 4-0 in his L4, 2 by submission

Roxanne Modafferi vs. Lauren Murphy: Modafferi (-125)

  • Modafferi has an overall size advantage
  • Modafferi is 9-6 in her L15

Frank Camacho vs. Justin Jaynes: Camacho (-350)

  • Camacho has 22 wins, 17 by KO

Cortney Casey vs. Gillian Robertson: Casey (-105)

  • Casey has a 4″ reach advantage
  • Casey won her last fight by a 1st round submission

Marc-Andre Barriault vs. Oskar Piechota: Barriault (-115)

  • Barriault L3 have gone to decision
  • Piechota L3 have ended with him submitted or KO’d

Tecia Torres vs. Brianna Van Buren: Van Buren (-225)

  • Van Buren is 4-0 in L4
  • Torres is 0-4 in L4, all by unanimous decision

Clay Guida vs. Bobby Green: Green (-265)

  • Green has 17 wins by KO or submission
  • Guida has 10 losses by submission, including in round 1 of his last fight
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Main Card

Jim Miller vs. Roosevelt Roberts: Roberts (-250)

  • Roberts has 8 wins by submission or TKO
  • Miller averages over 1 takedown per 15, which turns this fight into a mat exchange (favoring Roberts)

Lyman Good vs. Belal Muhammad: Good (+100)

  • Good has never lost by KO
  • Good has 11 wins by KO
  • Muhammad has a tendency to leave himself open to strikes while looking for takedowns

Raquel Pennington vs. Marion Reneau: Pennington (-185)

  • Reneau hasn’t won since February 2018
  • The aggressiveness of Reneau gets her in hot water against more skilled grapplers, like Pennington

Josh Emmett vs. Shane Burgos: Burgos (-155)

  • Burgos is 5″ taller and has a near 6″ reach advantage

Main Event

Curtis Blaydes vs. Alexander Volkov: Blaydes (-400)

  • Blaydes has W’s over the likes of Junior Dos Santos and Alistair Overeem
  • Blaydes averages 6.63 takedowns per 15 minutes

Conclusion

What are your best bets for today’s sports action? Let me know in the comments below! Also, check out the shop and other content by clicking here.

-Mitchell Seefeldt

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