Calvin Kattar has developed a penchant for knockouts, as his final 4 victories have been recorded in that style. Dan Ige has but to be completed that means, with each of his skilled losses coming by way of selections. Historical past will change for one of many featherweights on Wednesday, when the 2 meet in the principle occasion of UFC Battle Night time: Kattar vs. Ige. The principle UFC Battle Night time from Battle Island in Abu Dhabi is scheduled to start out at 10 p.m. ET. Each fighters are ranked within the high 10 of the division and hope to enhance their probability of receiving a shot at Alexander Volkanovski’s championship belt someday quickly.

Kattar has misplaced solely twice since February 2010, whereas Ige’s final setback occurred seven fights in the past within the opening month of 2018. Kattar is a -300 favourite (danger $300 to win $100) after climbing as excessive as -320, whereas Ige is a +240 underdog within the newest Kattar vs. Ige odds from William Hill. Within the co-main occasion, Tim Elliott (-125) takes on Ryan Benoit (+105) in a flyweight combat. Earlier than making your UFC Battle Night time: Kattar vs. Ige picks, ensure you see what SportsLine MMA analyst Kyle Marley has to say

The completed MMA analyst has been on hearth, as he has hit 13 consecutive main-event winners. Final week, Marley went 5-Zero on the principle card of UFC 251 and instructed SportsLine members to count on Usman to efficiently defend his belt with a unanimous-decision victory over Masvidal. The champion did simply that, because the judges’ scorecard featured a pair of 50-45s and a 49-46 in his favor.

Marley additionally known as a unanimous-decision win by Dustin Poirier (-200) over Dan Hooker (+175) of their light-weight primary occasion at UFC Battle Night time two weeks in the past. Anybody who has persistently adopted Marley’s UFC picks is means up. 

Now, with UFC Battle Night time: Kattar vs. Ige quickly approaching, Marley has rigorously studied each matchup on the cardboard, recognized one of the best worth within the UFC Battle Night time: Kattar vs. Ige odds and launched his picks for each combat. These UFC Battle Night time picks solely can be found right here

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The sixth-ranked fighter within the featherweight division, Kattar (21-4) stepped into the Octagon simply over two months in the past at UFC 249. The 32-year-old native of Massachusetts was victorious in that bout, unloading a collection of elbows on Jeremy Stephens within the second spherical to win by way of technical knockout. 

Kattar has received 13 of his final 15 fights, registering his final 4 wins by way of knockout after a stretch of seven consecutive unanimous selections. He has posted 11 of his total wins by way of KO and earned Battle of the Night time honors twice throughout his seven-fight tenure within the UFC. 

Ige (14-2) is also again after a quick hiatus and has but to be knocked out in his skilled profession, as each of his losses have been by choice. The 28-year-old Hawaiian, who’s the UFC’s 10th-ranked featherweight, has received six straight fights and 12 of his final 13 after incomes a split-decision win over Edson Barboza on Might 16. You’ll be able to see Marley’s full Kattar vs. Ige predictions right here.

Prime UFC Battle Night time: Kattar vs. Ige predictions

We’ll share considered one of Marley’s UFC Battle Night time predictions right here: He’s backing Abdul Razak Alhassan (-330) to get previous Mounir Lazzez (+260) in a conflict of welterweight bruisers. 

Alhassan (10-1) is proving to be probably the most harmful fighters on the earth, as all 10 of his skilled victories have been first-round knockouts. As a result of authorized points, the newest came about at UFC 228 in September 2018, when the 34-year-old native of Ghana wanted simply 43 seconds to dispatch Niko Value. 

Lazzez (9-1) is not any slouch both, with eight of his profession wins coming by way of knockout. Often known as “The Sniper,” the 32-year-old Tunisian might be making his UFC debut after recording a 59-second KO towards Arber Murati on Feb. 7 whereas preventing in Probellum MMA. 

“I’ve to lean with Alhassan as a result of he has extra energy and has fought, and beat, higher competitors,” Marley instructed SportsLine.

How you can make UFC Battle Night time: Kattar vs. Ige picks

Marley additionally has sturdy picks for Kattar vs. Ige and each different bout on the UFC Battle Night time card. He is additionally backing one fighter who “is the extra aggressive, higher-paced striker!” You’ll be able to see these UFC Battle Night time: Kattar vs. Ige picks solely at SportsLine

Who wins Kattar vs. Ige at UFC Battle Night time? And the way precisely does every combat finish? Go to SportsLine now to get detailed picks on each combat on Wednesday’s UFC Battle Night time: Kattar vs. Ige card, all from the completed knowledgeable who’s up practically $21,000 and has nailed 13 straight primary occasions, and discover out.

UFC Battle Night time: Kattar vs. Ige odds (by way of William Hill)

Calvin Kattar (-300) vs. Dan Ige (+240)
Tim Elliott (-125) vs. Ryan Benoit (+105)
Jimmie Rivera (-140) vs. Cody Stamann (+120)
Molly McCann (-110) vs. Taila Santos (-110)
Abdul Razak Alhassan (-310) vs. Mounir Lazzez (+250)
John Phillips (+260) vs. Khamzat Chimaev (-330)
Ricardo Ramos (-165) vs. Lerone Murphy (+140)
Modestas Bukauskas (-260) vs. Andreas Michailidis (+210)
Jared Gordon (-150) vs. Chris Fishgold (+125)
Diana Belbita (-160) vs. Liana Jojua (+135)
Jack Shore (-625) vs. Aaron Phillips (+450)





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