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What are the odds for Rozenstruik vs Sakai?

Rozenstruik is priced as a -130 favorite (risk $130 to win $100), while Sakai is listed at +110 in the latest Rozenstruik vs. Sakai odds from William Hill Sportsbook. The co-main event also features heavyweight contenders as Marcin Tybura (-165) takes on Walt Harris, who is the +145 underdog in the UFC Fight Night: Rozenstruik vs. Sakai odds.

What happened to Satoshi Sakai?

Sakai (15-2-1) made a strong impression by showing a varied skill set while winning his first four UFC fights. But two of those came by split decision and, when faced with a higher-caliber opponent, he was stopped by Overeem in September of last year.

How much would it cost to bet $100 on Overeem vs Sakai?

That means you would have to wager $170 to profit $100 for an Overeem win, while a $100 wager would profit you $140 with a Sakai victory. You can find out all of your potential winnings by using our sports betting calculator.

What time does Rozenstruik fight Augusto Sakai?

He got his wish, and the bruising slugger gets a chance to bounce back Saturday against ninth-ranked Augusto Sakai in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Rozenstruik vs. Sakai. The main UFC Fight Night: Rozenstruik vs. Sakai fight card is set for 7 p.m. ET from the Apex facility in Las Vegas.

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How many UFC fights did Sakai win?

Sakai won his first four official UFC bouts, two by knockout and two by split decision, before being paired with Overeem. Sakai had early success, but Overeem switched gears, using wrestling to take Sakai down and pound away for a TKO stoppage.


Who did Sakai beat in the UFC?

Sakai punched his ticket to the UFC with a knockout win on Dana White’s Contender Series, the victory improving him to 11-1-1, the lone loss coming by split decision in a Bellator clash with Cheick Kongo. Sakai won his first four official UFC bouts, two by knockout and two by split decision, before being paired with Overeem.


Who did Rozenstruik fight?

After knockouts of Andrei Arlovski and Alistair Overeem, Rozenstruik was placed in the biggest fight of his career, facing Francis Ngannou with the winner immediately being in the mix for a title shot. Ngannou took just 20 seconds to knock out Rozenstruik.


Who did Tybura knock out in 2020?

After two losses in 2019, Tybura reinvented himself a bit to start the year and picked up three straight decisions before scoring a knockout of Greg Hardy to close 2020. Harris, meanwhile, is coming off two straight TKO losses to Alexander Volkov and Alistair Overeem.


How many fights has Bigi Boy Rozenstruik dropped?

After opening his pro career with a 10-0 run, Jairzinho “Bigi Boy” Rozenstruik (-125) has now dropped two of his last three fights and is looking to remain close to the top five in the division.


How many wins did Rozenstruik have?

Not only did Rozenstruik open his career with 10 straight wins but nine of those were knockouts and seven were in the first round. Overall, he is now 11-2 with 10 knockout wins while only one of his losses was a stoppage.


How many wins did Tybura have in 2019?

He holds a 21-6 record with 14 wins by stoppage (eight knockouts, six submissions) while four of his losses have come by knockout.


How many wins did Staropoli have?

Staropoli: Need to Knows. Staropoli had a run of seven straight wins, including two in the UFC, before his current two-fight skid. He holds a 9-3 record with seven stoppage wins (five knockouts, two submissions). Only one of his three defeats has been a finish – a knockout loss in his third pro fight.


How many wins did Dolidze have?

Dolidze opened his career with a perfect 8-0 run but took his first loss in his middleweight debut. Seven of his eight wins have been stoppages (four knockouts, three submissions), while his lone defeat came by decision.


How many knockout wins does Sakai have?

Overall, he’s 15-2 with 11 knockout wins. Sakai has a tendency to throw a lot of feints at long distance before committing to a strike. When he does decide to engage, though, he usually storms forward with a flurry of strikes and pushes his foes against the cage where he predominantly likes to work.


How many stoppages does Baeza have?

Baeza extended his perfect record with a submission win in November. His record now stands at 10-0 with eight stoppages (seven knockouts, one submission). Three of his victories have come in the Octagon, all by stoppage.


How many UFC fights does Tybura have?

Tybura and Harris each have over 10 UFC fights, which makes their data more reliable all together. This is always good, when looking at statistics; the more fights the better. The most significant advantages that I noticed Tybura has, are these: Higher striking output. Absorbs less strikes on average.


How tall is Ilir Latifi?

While researching this fight, the first thing I came across was the usual size disadvantage for Ilir Latifi. At only 5’10’’ tall with a reach of 73’’, Latifi’s physical measurements are well below the average for the division.


Who is Jairzinho Rozenstruik losing to?

Rozenstruik is 5-2 in his UFC career, losing only to the best in Francis Ngannou and aforementioned Cyril Gane.


Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs. Augusto Sakai

Rozenstruik and Sakai both enjoyed a perfect start to their UFC careers, with each winning their first four fights in a row, but Rozenstruik has since lost two of his last three fights, leaving him ranked No.6 in the heavyweight division, while Sakai was TKO’d last time out, leaving him at No.9.


Walt Harris vs. Marcin Tybura

Harris had a tough 2020 campaign at heavyweight, losing both of his fights by TKO, while Tybura was his polar-opposite, picking up four wins in a row during the same period.


Roman Dolidze vs. Laureano Staropoli

After suffering two losses in a row, Staropoli now finds himself being propelled into a short-notice fight with Dolidze, and is stepping up a weight class at the same time.


Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Miguel Baeza

The 34-year-old Ponzinibbio returned to action after a two year layoff due to injuries back in January and promptly saw his seven-fight winning streak come to an end by KO against Li Jingliang.


Tom Breese vs. Antonio Arroyo

The UK’s Breese started off his UFC campaign with a sturdy three-fight winning streak, but he’s since spent the past few years alternating between wins and losses.


Dusko Todorovic vs. Gregory Rodrigues

Todorovic was on a great run heading into his last fight against Punahale Soriano, having extended his career record to 10-0 after a successful UFC debut a few months earlier, but his hype train was derailed by way of a late first round TKO loss.


Alistair Overeem vs Augusto Sakai Betting Odds

The Demolition Man is primarily known for his fantastic kickboxing skills that have resulted in 24 of his 46 pro victories ending in knockout. In fact, only eight of his 65 pro fights have reached the judges’ scorecards.


Ovince Saint Preux vs Alonzo Menifield Betting Odds

Saint Preux is a big light heavyweight, standing six-foot-three with an 80-inch reach, and he tipped the scales at 240.5 pounds in his heavyweight fight in May. He fought Jon Jones in 2016 for the interim light heavyweight belt but lost via unanimous decision.


Michel Pereira vs Zelim Imadaev Betting Odds

At just 26 years old, it is surprising to see that this will be Pereira’s 37th pro fight. He carries a 23-11 record with two no contests and 16 of his 23 pro wins have been finishes, while eight of his 11 losses have been decisions.


Brian Kelleher vs Kevin Natividad

It has been an up-and-down career for Kelleher in the UFC, sporting a 5-4 record through nine walks to the Octagon. He’s never had a winning or losing streak of more than two in a row.


Thiago Moises vs Jalin Turner Betting Odds

Moises is a well-rounded fighter, with three knockout wins, five submission wins and four victories coming by decision. Meanwhile, his four pro losses have all been decisions.

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