UFC on ESPN 36: Spann vs Cutelaba 05/14/2022 – The UFC on ESPN 36 will continue to take place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The main event will take place between Jan Blachowicz and Aleksandar Rakic while Ryan Spann and Ion Cutelaba enter the ring in a Light Heavyweight bout. This will be the second light heavyweight bout for the day after the main event. Both these fighters are aggressive and this is going to be one epic battle between the two. The UFC betting predictions are flourishing online as these two fighters battle in an exciting co-main event. Bettors are continuing to place their best bets on these top fighters. The odds are mixed as some experts are predicting Spann and some are predicting Cutelaba to win this fight. Let’s jump into the details of this entertaining fight.
UFC on ESPN 36: Spann vs Cutelaba 05/14/2022
|When:||Saturday, May 14, 10:00 PM ET|
|Where:||UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA|
|TV:||Pay Per View|
|Stream:||UFC Fight Pass|
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UFC on ESPN 36: Spann vs Cutelaba 05/14/2022 Odds
Ryan Spann is a dangerous fighter who is known for the guillotine choke. He has the potential to take down his opponent and will enter this battle with a 19-7 record. Spann is not an easy fighter to defeat with an average fighting time of 5:17. Standing tall at 6’5” has given him an advantage with a reach of 79 inches. Spann has an Orthodox fighting stance and is averaging 3.43 strikes per minute with a striking accuracy of 44 percent. When it comes to absorbing, he is taking in 3.54 with a striking defense of 47 percent. Spann’s takedown defense is at 60 percent and the takedown accuracy is at 38 percent. Spann’s submission average is at 1.6. It’s not going to be an easy battle for Spann given his opponent’s powerful fighting numbers.
Ion Cutelaba has will enter this fight with a record of 16-6-1 and 1 no contest. With an incredible average fight time of 8.23, Cutelaba has a better chance than Spann, but his reach is only 75 inches. His southpaw fighting stance is going to be a tough challenge for Spann. Cutelaba is also two years younger. Cutelaba has a significant strike rate of 4.91 and a striking accuracy of 4.91. His striking accuracy is at 42 percent and he has a striking defense of 47 percent. Cutelaba also has a solid takedown average of 4.39 which will help him in this fight. His takedown accuracy is at a solid 60 percent and his takedown defense is at 79 percent. However, his submission average is 0.0. Cutelaba seems to have the numbers on his side and is holding a 5-5-1 UFC career record.
Spann vs Cutelaba Betting Numbers
|Record||19-7-0||16-6-1 (1 NC)|
|Weight (lbs)||205 lbs||205 lbs|
|Win by KO/TKO||26%||75%|
|Win by Submission||58%||13%|
|Strikes landed per minute||3.43||4.91|
|Striking absorbed per minute||3.54||3.43|
Spann vs Cutelaba Betting Picks
This is going to be a tough battle between two top fighters who are in their prime. The UFC picks tonight are in favor of Cutelaba to win this fight with an incredible striking average and fighting duration. Spann is not going to find it easy against Cuetelaba.