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UFC Fight Night 203: Nchukwi vs Murzakanov 03/12/2022 Top Picks, Forecast and Fight Preview

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UFC Fight Night 203 Nchukwi vs Murzakanov 03-12-2022 Top Picks Forecast and Fight Preview

UFC Fight Night 203: Nchukwi vs Murzakanov 03/12/2022 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to make its second mark of the month with UFC Fight Night 203. This event takes place inside the halls of the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada this Saturday, March 12. MMA fans have the option to subscribe to either Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass to witness the bouts. The main event will feature the fast-rising Magmed Ankaleav looking to get closer to a title shot by taking on Thiago Santos at the light heavyweight division. The event kicks off with another lightweight bout between Tafon Kchukwi and Azamat Murzakanov. It is forecasted in UFC fight odds that Azamat Murzakanov will be the favored fighter against Tafon Nchuwki.

UFC Fight Night 203: Nchukwi vs Murzakanov 03/12/2022

When:Saturday, March 12, 4:00 PM ET
Where:UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
TV:Pay Per View
Stream:UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 203: Nchukwi vs Murzakanov 03/12/2022 Odds

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Tafon Nchukwi

Tafon Nchukwi is known as “Da Don” and this fighter came all the way from Bamenda located in the country of Cameroon. This fighter has been polishing his MMA skills at the Team Lloyd Irvin fight stable. Nchukwi stands at six feet and he has been naturally competing at the light heavyweight division. This fighter has only lost once in seven professional bouts and four of those wins came from knockouts. This is going to be Nchukwi’s fourth fight in the UFC and he has won two of the three fights given to him. His most recent bout was against Mike Rodriguez in UFC Fight Night 192 through a unanimous decision.

Azamat Murzakanov

Azamat Murzakanov goes by the interesting ring name as “The Professional” and this fighter came from Nalchik, Russia. He has been representing the K Dojo Warrior Tribe in his professional fights. Murzakanov is already 35 years old but this natural light heavyweight has stayed unblemished in 10 matches. Seven of his victories came from knockouts while also owning one submission win. This fighter earned his UFC contract by winning his match in Dana White’s Contender Series. Muzakanov won his match through a first-round knockout against Matheus Scheffel at the three-minute mark.

Nchukwi vs Murzakanov Betting Numbers

Last FightWinWin
Weight (lbs)205225
Reach (in)7771
Win by KO/TKO67%70%
Win by Submission0%10%
Strikes landed per minute6.563.00
Striking accuracy53%52%
Striking absorbed per minute4.131.33
Striking defense55%63%
Takedown average1.150.00
Takedown accuracy57%0%
Takedown defense66%0%
Submission average0.000.00

Nchukwi vs Murzakanov Betting Picks

There is so much upside in Azamat Murzakanov’s potential even at his age. According to the top online sportsbook, he will be winning this bout over Tafon Nchukwi with a knockout by the second round.