Ultimate Fighting Championships President Dana White alerted the Press that UFC 232 Involving Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson Was Transferred from T-Mobile Arena into The Forum in Inglewood, California.
The Forum is where Magic Johnson, Kareem, and also the L.A. Lakers failed their job until the late 1980’s.
Can Jones take down Gustafsson in Showtime’s old haunt? Or, how will Alexander appear huge? Have a look at analysis, UFC odds, and selections for the 5 best struggles on UFC 232’s most important card!
UFC 232 Odds & Betting Preview
When: Saturday, Dec. 29 at 10:00 pm MST
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, NV
Live Stream: UFC Fight Pass
Alex Volkanovski vs Chad Mendes
UFC 232 Odds: Volkanovski +130 / Mendes -150
Mendes is the preferred although Volkanovski is 18-1 while Mendes is 18-4. Vokanovski has a higher knockdown average every 15 minutes, floor his competitors .73 after every quarter-hour while Mendes takes down his opponents .68 every 15 minutes.
The key in this battle is Mendes’ patience and grappling skill versus Volkanovski’s aggression. If Mendes can weather the early part of the struggle, he should be in a position to win a determination or wear down Volkanovski by Round 3.
UFC 232 Pick: Chad Mendes
Corey Anderson vs Ilir Latifi
UFC 232 Odds: Anderson +130 / Latifi -150
This looks like a bad matchup for its demanding Ilir Latifi. Even though a great brawler, 40% of Latifi’s wins have come via KO or TKO, he’s up against it versus the highly proficient Corey Anderson. Anderson’s won 67 percent of his struggles via decision. He takes his time and utilizes both a strong standup and ground game to out stage his opponents. Anderson’s 6′ 3″ to Latifi’s 5′ 10″ and has a significant 6″ achieve advantage. Anderson takes it. UFC 232 Select: Corey Anderson
Michael Chiesa vs Carlos Condit
UFC 232 Truth: Chiesa -180 / Condit +150
27-5 Carlos Condit was among the most feared fighters at UFC. He shows up on Dec. 29 a dog to Michael Chiesa. Chiesa heads to the a loss, however, he’s got an wonderful ground game.
He has never pumped out a single competitor. However , he averages a takedown 2.87 times each 15 minutes. That is impressive. What’s also impressive is his takedown accuracy, 39%, and his takedown defense, 68 percent.
Chiesa puts a beating on Conduit and wins a choice.
UFC 232 Select: Michael Chiesa
Amanda Nunes vs Cris Cyborg
UFC 232 Truth: Nunes +215 / Cyborg -265
Can Amanda Nunes have any chance against Cris Cyborg? Not really. Nunes is a good fighter. Cyborg is a fighter. She has won 85% of her struggles via KO. Also, but in which Nunes has an advantage, but in grappling, Cyborg’s got excellent protection.
Cris prevents 91% of takedown efforts. Unless she does not appear ready to battle, Cyborg should finish Amanda Nunes’ night early.
UFC 232 Select: Cris Cyborg
Alexander Gustafsson vs Jon Jones