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UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Chikadze Betting Info, Game Odds and Picks

UFC Fight Night:  Barboza vs. Chikadze Betting Information and Odds

At the onset of this week’s Fight Night were numerous changes on the main card.  An onslaught of injuries forced plenty of improvisation with the UFC betting card.  But UFC President Dana White is an old pro at putting together great fights.  White knows that Saturday night’s ESPN showcase must be of top-quality matchups.  And White has delivered!  Starting with the main event matchup of Edson Barboza against Giga Chikadze.  Barboza and Chikadze are top featherweight contenders seeking a championship opportunity.  Also catching the attention of gamblers is the ranked welterweight matchup of Kevin Lee and Daniel Rodriguez.

UFC Fight Night:  Barboza vs. Chikadze Betting Information

Date: Saturday, August 28, 2021
Time: 10:00 p.m. ET
Location: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV Coverage: ESPN and ESPN+

UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Chikadze Betting Odds

Edson Barboza 4½ ( -105 ) -117
Giga Chikadze 4½ ( -125 ) -103
Place Bets

Edson “Junior” Barboza has a career record of 29 wins and nine losses with the sportsbook odds.  Late on, Barboza is riding a two-bout winning streak.  Following a bad stretch of three consecutive losses.  Barboza is coming off a 3rd round knockout win over Shane Burgos on May 15, 2021.  UFC 262 at Houston, Texas, was the event.  And on October 11, 2020, Barboza scored a unanimous decision win over Makwan Amirkhani.  UFC Fight Night from Abu Dhabi was the event.

Giga “Ninja” Chikadze brings a career mark of 13 wins and two losses to the octagon.  He is riding an eight-bout winning streak.  Last time out for Chikadze was a 1st round technical knockout win over Cub Swanson.  UFC on ESPN at Las Vegas, Nevada was the venue.  Previously, Chikadze won a 1st round technical knockout against Jamey Simmons on November 7, 2020.  UFC on ESPN at Las Vegas, Nevada was the event

Kevin Lee vs. Daniel Rodriguez Welterweight Bout Odds

Fighter ML
Kevin Lee -155
Daniel Rodriguez +135
Place Bets

Kevin “The Motown Phenom” Lee brings a career UFC bets record of 18 wins and six losses.  Of great concern is that Kevin Lee has lost four of his most recent six bouts.  Lee is coming off a March 14, 2020, 3rd round submission choke loss to Charles Oliveira.  UFC Fight Night in Brazil was the event.  On November 2, 2019, Lee won a 1st round knockout over Gregor Gillespie.  UFC 244 from New York City was the venue.

Daniel “D-Rod” Rodriguez has 15 wins and two losses for his career.  Late on, Daniel Rodriguez has won two straight bouts and 11 of his last 12.  On July 17, 2021, Rodriguez defeated Preston Parsons in a 1st round technical knockout.  UFC on ESPN from Las Vegas, Nevada, was the venue.

Makhmud Muradov vs. Gerald Meerschaert Middleweight Bout Odds

Fighter ML
Gerald Meerschaert +450
Makhmud Muradov -600
Place Bets

Makhmud “Mach” Muradov has an MMA betting record of 25 wins and six losses.  Last time out for Muradov was a 3rd round technical knockout win over Andrew Sanchez on January 23, 2021.  UFC 257 from Abu Dhabi was the event.

Gerald “GM3” Meerschaert has a career ledger of 32 wins and 14 losses.  Of major concern is that Meerschaert has dropped five of his last eight bouts.  On April 17, 2021, Meerschaert scored a 1st round technical submission win over Bartosz Fabinski.  UFC on ESPN from Las Vegas, Nevada, was the venue.

Bryan Battle vs. Gilbert Urbina Middleweight Bout Odds

Fighter ML
Bryan Battle -155
Gilbert Urbina +135
Place Bets

Specifically, this matchup between Bryan Battle and Gilbert Urbina is the UFC debut for each combatant.

Ricky Turcios vs. Brady Hiestand Bantamweight Bout Odds

Fighter ML
Brady Hiestand +140
Ricky Turcios -160
Place Bets

Overall, Ricky Turcios has a career record of eight wins and no losses. At the same time, Brady Hiestand checks for the first time in his UFC career.

Andre Petroski vs. Michael Gillmore Middleweight Bout Odds

Fighter ML
Micheal Gillmore +425
Andre Petroski -550
Place Bets

To be exact, this is the first Online sportsbook fight for both Andre Petroski and Michael Gillmore.

UFC Fight Night SBG Free Picks

In this situation, Giga Chikadze brings a good price and impressive form to the octagon.  And Daniel Rodriquez is a dangerous underdog against the struggling Kevin Lee.

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Giga Chikadze and Daniel Rodriguez


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