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UFC Fight 271: Adesanya vs Whittaker 02/12/2022 Fight Odds, Tips and Predictions

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UFC Fight 271 Adesanya vs Whittaker 02-12-2022 Fight Odds Tips and Predictions

UFC Fight 271: Adesanya vs Whittaker 02/12/2022 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is going to hold their biggest fight card of the month with UFC 271 taking place this Saturday, February 12. The venue for the bouts will be the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass are going to be the best ways to enjoy the matches at home. The main event will be putting the middleweight championship on the line. Israel Adesanya will be defending the title once again in a rematch with Robert Whittaker who is currently the top middleweight contender. It is forecasted in UFC betting lines that Israel Adesanya will successfully defend the belt against Robert Whittaker.

UFC Fight 271: Adesanya vs Whittaker 02/12/2022

When:Saturday, February 12, 10:00 PM ET
Where:Toyota Center, Houston, Texas
TV:Pay Per View
Stream:UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight 271: Adesanya vs Whittaker 02/12/2022 Odds

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Israel Adesanya-270Robert Whittaker+230

Main Card

Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya is also known as “The Last Stylebender” whenever he steps inside the cage and he came all the way from Lagos, Nigeria. He has been representing the City Kickboxing fight stable.  Adesanya is a 32-year-old fighter and he has been competing comfortably at the middleweight division. His professional MMA record is now at 21-1 and 15 of his wins came from knockouts while the rest came from decisions. After suffering his first professional loss against Jan Blachowicz, Adesanya was fast to get back on his winning rhythm. His most recent fight was against Marvin Vettori in UFC 263 and that ended in a unanimous decision win.

Robert Whittaker

Robert Whittaker carries two interesting ring names at “The Reaper” and “Bobby Knuckles”. His hometown is located in Sydney, New South Wales in Australia. This fighter has been training at PMA Super Martial Arts. Whittaker stands at five-foot-eleven and he has only lost five times in 28 professional MMA matches. 18 of his wins are evenly divided into nine knockouts and nine decisions while the rest are from submissions. Since losing to Israel Adesanya, Whittaker was able you climb back to become the top contender in the middleweight division by winning three straight matches. His most recent win was in UFC on ESPN 22 and it was won by a unanimous decision.

Adesanya vs Whittaker Betting Numbers

Last FightWinWin
Weight (lbs)185185
Reach (in)8073
Win by KO/TKO71%39%
Win by Submission0%20%
Strikes landed per minute3.944.68
Striking accuracy50%41%
Striking absorbed per minute2.593.34
Striking defense62%61%
Takedown average0.000.64
Takedown accuracy0%34%
Takedown defense80%83%
Submission average0.200.00

Adesanya vs Whittaker Betting Picks

The last time these fighters competed was against each other, it resulted in Israel Adesanya knocking out Whittaker. The best online sportsbook forecasts that Adesanya will have similar success and another knockout will happen by the third round.