Hey, UFC followers. This weekend, we have now an 11-fight card in Las Vegas, together with a principal occasion between Curtis Blaydes and Alexander Volkov. The primary GPP has $150.000 going to first place a complete of $600,000 being paid out. The observe are the fights I really feel have essentially the most upside. Let’s dig into some MMA DFS evaluation. Not a member of Awesemo? No worries, enroll HERE to achieve entry to the world’s finest DFS participant’s projections, rankings, instruments and premium dwell weblog. Use promo code TWITTER for half off your first week!

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MMA DFS Battle Breakdowns: UFC on ESPN Blaydes vs Volkov

Matt Ferevola $8,200 vs. Frank Chamacho $8,000

Matt Ferevola 

  • Age: 30
  • Peak: 5-foot-8
  • Weight: 155 lbs
  • Attain: 71 in.
  • Document: 8-1-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 36%
  • Betting Odds:_115

Ferevola is an aggressive fighter. He’ll push ahead utilizing his jab and inside leg kicks to get his opponents off steadiness. He makes use of good foot work and head motion to get inside the place he’ll throw his overhand proper with energy. Ferevola additionally makes use of feints very properly, which can idiot his opponents and setup his energy overhand proper. Ferevola finest path to victory is making this battle a brawl and utilizing his jab and kicks to gradual Camacho.

Frank Camacho

  • Age: 31
  • Peak: 5-foot-8
  • Weight: 170 lbs
  • Attain: 73 in.
  • Document: 22-8-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 46%
  • Betting Odds: -105

Camacho is a wild and loopy fighter. He’ll stroll his opponents down and is all the time on the lookout for the takedown. He throws exhausting knees to the physique and head and he’s aggressive together with his single/double legs. Camacho likes taking the battle to the mat the place he’s able to nasty floor and pound. The easiest way for Camacho to win this battle can be to deliver a ground-heavy sport plan in hopes of suffocating his opponent into submission.

My most well-liked play is Ferevola. I really feel his putting can be an excessive amount of for Camacho to resist due to the weak chin that Camacho has displayed of late.

MMA DFS Decide: Matt Ferevola by way of Second-Spherical KO/TKO.

Tecia Torres $7,200 vs. Brianna Van Buren $9,000

Tecia Torres

  • Age: 30
  • Peak: 5-foot-1
  • Weight: 115 lbs
  • Attain: 60.5 in.
  • Document: 10-5-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 48%
  • Betting Odds: +155

Torres can be coming into this battle on a four-fight shedding streak, so it is a must-win battle for her to get again within the win column. She has quick arms and good boxing expertise and she is going to throw a strong one two, overhand proper mixture. Torres will throw exhausting kicks to the top and physique, then she is going to observe with a strong proper, left hook combos. She is an effective striker, so I really feel her putting can be her finest path to victory.

Brianna Van Buren

  • Age: 26
  • Peak: 5-foot-0
  • Weight: 115 lbs
  • Attain: 62 in.
  • Document: 9-2-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: N/A
  • Betting Odds: -200

Van Buren is a strong grappler with a harmful submission sport that may end her opponents in a rush. She has three wins by submission together with her armbar and triangle being essentially the most harmful. Van Buren is a fast and aggressive fighter, all the time bringing strain to put on her opponent down. She is going to deliver a heavy grappling gameplan, which can be her finest path to victory.

My most well-liked play is Van Buren. Her smothering strain ought to put on Torres down, which in return ought to result in a win by submission.

MMA DFS Decide: Brianna Van Buren by way of Second-Spherical Submission.


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Jim Miller $7,000 vs. Roosevelt Roberts $9,200

Jim Miller

  • Age: 36
  • Peak: 5-foot-7
  • Weight: 155 lbs
  • Attain: 71 in.
  • Document: 31-14-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 41%
  • Betting Odds: +195

Miller is a strong wrestler. He’s a black belt in jiu-jitsu and has a powerful submission sport. He throws a lighting fast jab, straight left-hand mixture that when touchdown clear could be devastating to his opponents. Miller’s uppercut mixture with inside leg kicks are harmful and might put on his opponents down. He’s a strong grappler, and taking the battle to the mat appears to be his finest shot at a victory.

Roosevelt Roberts

  • Age: 26
  • Peak: 6-foot-2
  • Weight: 155 lbs
  • Attain: 73 in.
  • Document: 10-1-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: N/A
  • Betting Odds: -230

Roberts likes to stroll his opponents down, the place he makes use of his jab, one-two very successfully. He has quick arms and can look to throw heavy straight punches to the physique and head. Roberts is an honest grappler, however that’s not his strongest ability set in his arsenal. His finest path to victory can be to maintain this battle standing and use his strain to put on Miller down.

My most well-liked play is Roberts. He may have the putting benefit as long as he avoids going to the mat with a harmful submission artist like Miller.

MMA DFS Decide: Roosevelt Roberts by way of Unanimous Determination.

Belal Muhammad $8,900 vs. Lyman Good $7,300

Belal Muhammad

  • Age: 31
  • Peak: 5-foot-9
  • Weight: 170 lbs
  • Attain: 72 in.
  • Document: 16-3-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 42%
  • Betting Odds: -145

Muhammad is an effective striker. He’ll come out throwing a barrage of kicks to the physique and head. He throws a nasty one-two, straight proper, overhand left mixture, and typically will observe with a spinning backfist. Muhammad is an effective grappler and he’ll take his opponents down and management high place. So Muhammad’s finest path to victory can be utilizing his physique kicks and putting to arrange his takedowns, the place he ought to be capable of end Good.

Lyman Good

  • Age: 35
  • Peak: 6-foot-0
  • Weight: 170 lbs
  • Attain: 74 in.
  • Document: 21-5-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 49%
  • Betting: +125

Good is a strong striker and he has energy in his arms that may end his opponents in a rush. He throws a nasty jab, straight proper hand with harmful energy, and he can even throw a sick proper, left hook mixture that may put his opponents to sleep. Good’s finest shot at victory is to maintain this battle standing and use his energy to complete Muhammad.

My most well-liked play is Muhammad. He ought to have a bonus when this battle hits the mat.

MMA DFS Decide: Belal Muhammad by way of Third-Spherical Submission.

Josh Emmett $7,500 vs. Shane Burgos $8,700

Josh Emmett

  • Age: 35
  • Peak: 5-foot-5
  • Weight: 145 lbs
  • Attain: 70 in.
  • Document: 15-2-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 37%
  • Betting Odds: +115

Emmett is an influence striker and he throws a jab, straight right-hand mixture that may put his opponents lights out. Emmett is strong on the ft, the place he’ll use feints very successfully to arrange his energy pictures. He’s additionally a powerful grappler with two submission wins. Emmett’s finest path to victory can be to maintain this battle standing and use his energy putting the place he ought to be capable of safe a end.

Shane Burgos

  • Age: 29
  • Peak: 5-foot-9
  • Weight: 145 lbs
  • Attain: 75.5 in.
  • Document: 15-2-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 48%
  • Betting Odds: -135

Burgos is an effective striker. He throws a pleasant uppercut, proper hook mixture that may be affective. He likes working the physique with nasty hooks and straight punches. Burgos is a very good counter striker and he can damage his opponents when they’re throwing punches. Burgos ought to take this battle to the mat, which appears to be his finest shot at a win.

My most well-liked play is Emmett. His putting needs to be an excessive amount of for Burgos to deal with, though don’t sleep on Burgos. Emmett is my underdog choose as a result of I really feel he has discovered his rhythm the previous couple of fights.

MMA DFS Decide: Josh Emmett by way of. Second-Spherical TKO/KO.

Curtis “Razor” Blaydes $9,400 vs. Alexander “ Drago” Volkov $6,800

Curtis Blaydes

  • Age: 29
  • Peak: 6-foot-3
  • Weight: 265 lbs
  • Attain: 80 in.
  • Document: 13-2-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 51%
  • Betting Odds: -400

Blaydes is an explosive athlete. He throws heavy punches with big energy and has devastating floor and pound. He has labored exhausting on his grappling. Subsequently, he finishes his takedowns with energy and authority. Blaydes is coming into this battle on a three-fight successful streak, and it ought to proceed with this battle. His finest path to victory can be utilizing his energy putting to complete Volkov.

Alexander Volkov

  • Age: 31
  • Peak: 6-foot-6
  • Weight: 250 lbs
  • Attain: 80 in.
  • Document: 31-7-0
  • Hanging Accuracy: 57%
  • Betting Odds: +320

Volkov is an effective striker. He throws a strong one-two, straight proper mixture with energy. He’ll push ahead, utilizing his jab and straight punches whereas seeking to get inside and shoot for the takedown. Volkov’s finest path to victory can be on the lookout for takedowns and attempting to put on Blaydes down, due to this fact grinding out a win.

My most well-liked play is Blaydes. His energy putting ought to get the job performed. That stated, don’t sleep on Volkov, specifically at his DraftKings worth of $6,800. He could be a strong worth play there in a end win.

MMA DFS Decide: Curtis “Razor” Blaydes by way of Third-Spherical KO/TKO.


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