Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC on FOX 20, which is set to hit United Center in Chicago, Illinois, this weekend (Sat., July 23, 2016), including best bets, underdogs, favorites, and much more!
Hit like a girl.
Two of the women’s bantamweight division’s most capable strikers do battle this Saturday evening (July 23, 2016) in “The Windy City” as former champion Holly Holm takes on Valentina Shevchenko on FOX.
Elsewhere on the network-televised fight card, popping off inside Chicago’s United Center, former Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez returns to the cage after a year away to face Edson Barboza while heavyweight prospect Francis Ngannou squares off with UFC newcomer Bojan Mihajlovic.
There are some quality matchups about, many of them with tempting bargains.
Let’s get to work.
Frankie Saenz (-160) vs. Eddie Wineland (+140)
Darren Elkins (-185) vs. Godofredo Castro (+160)
Kamaru Usman (-225) vs. Alexander Yakovlev (+185)
Michel Prazeres (-235) vs. J.C. Cottrell (+195)
Alex Oliveira (-225) vs. James Moontasri (+185)
George Sullivan (-200) vs. Hector Urbina (+170)
Jim Alers (-220) vs. Jason Knight (+180)
Dmitry Smolyakov (-160) vs. Luis Henrique (+140)
Thoughts: My business is bargains; this week, my friends, business is booming. Darren Elkins, Kamaru Usman, James Moontasri, and Dmitry Smolyakov are all worth looks.
“Pepey’s” three-fight winning streak looks good and they were undoubtedly legitimate victories, but he didn’t outclass any of them; he caught them. I know that that term is often used dismissively to diminish a fighter’s accomplishments and am not using it as such. Rather, I mean to say that he didn’t consistently demonstrate superiority in those fights. Elkins is an enormously difficult man to “catch,” one who’s only been submitted by Charles Oliveira and whose only knockout loss in the last seven years came against Chad Mendes. He’s dealt with tricky guards before, most notably that of Hatsu Hioki, and his wrestling edge ….View full article
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