Ultimate Fighting Championships President Dana White alerted the Press that UFC 232 Involving Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson Was moved from T-Mobile Arena into The Forum in Inglewood, California.
The Forum is where Magic Johnson, Kareem, and also the L.A. Lakers did their job before the late 1980’s.
Can Jones take down Gustafsson in Showtime’s old haunt? Or, how will Alexander appear huge? Have a look at analysis, UFC chances, and picks for the 5 top fights on UFC 232’s main card!
UFC 232 Odds & Betting Preview
When: Saturday, Dec. 29 at 10:00 pm MST
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, NV
Live Stream: UFC Fight Pass
Alex Volkanovski vs Chad Mendes
UFC 232 Truth: Volkanovski +130 / Mendes -150
Mendes is the favorite even though Volkanovski is 18-1 while Mendes is 18-4. Vokanovski includes a greater knockdown average every 15 minutes, floor his competitors .73 after every quarter-hour while Mendes takes down his opponents .68 each 15 minutes.
The secret in this fight is Mendes’ patience and grappling ability versus Volkanovski’s aggression. In case Mendes can weather the early part of the struggle, he should be in a position to acquire a determination or wear Volkanovski by Round 3.
UFC 232 Select: Chad Mendes
Corey Anderson vs Ilir Latifi
UFC 232 Truth: Anderson +130 / Latifi -150
This looks like a bad matchup for its tough Ilir Latifi. Although a great brawler, 40 percent of Latifi’s wins have come via KO or TKO, he’s up against it versus the highly proficient Corey Anderson. Anderson’s won 67 percent of his struggles via decision. He takes his time and uses both a powerful standup and ground game to out point his opponents. Anderson’s 6′ 3″ into Latifi’s 5′ 10″ and contains a significant 6″ achieve advantage. Anderson takes it. UFC 232 Select: Corey Anderson
Michael Chiesa vs Carlos Condit
UFC 232 Truth: Chiesa -180 / Condit +150
27-5 Carlos Condit used to be among the most feared fighters at UFC. He shows up on Dec. 29 a dog to Michael Chiesa. Chiesa heads to this a loss, however, he has an wonderful ground game.
He has never knocked out one competitor. Stillhe averages a takedown 2.87 occasions every quarter hour. That is impressive. What is also impressive is his takedown precision, 39 percent, and his takedown defense, 68%.
Chiesa puts a beating on Conduit and wins a decision.
UFC 232 Select: Michael Chiesa
Amanda Nunes vs Cris Cyborg
UFC 232 Odds: Nunes +215 / Cyborg -265
Can Amanda Nunes have any chance against Cris Cyborg? Not really. Nunes is a good fighter. Cyborg is a fighter. She’s won 85% of her struggles via KO. Also, but where Nunes has an edge, in grappling, Cyborg’s got exceptional protection.
Cris prevents 91 percent of takedown attempts. Unless she does not appear ready to battle, Cyborg should finish Amanda Nunes’ night early.
UFC 232 Select: Cris Cyborg
Alexander Gustafsson vs Jon Jones
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