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UFC 272: Spivak vs Hardy 03/05/2022 Analysis, Odds and Picks

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UFC 272 Spivak vs Hardy 03-05-2022 Analysis Odds and Picks

UFC 272: Spivak vs Hardy 03/05/2022 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is going to start the month with a lot of fireworks inside the MMA cage as UFC 272 commences this coming Saturday, March 5. Thie T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada will serve as the battleground for the fighters. UFC Fight Pass and Pay Per View are the best ways to witness the bouts. The main event will feature Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington fighting to earn another title shot at the welterweight division. The main card will also feature an interesting heavyweight battle between Sergey Spivak and Greg Hardy. According to UFC betting lines, Greg Hardy is the riskier pick to take against Sergey Spivak in this hard-hitting matchup.

UFC 272: Spivak vs Hardy 03/05/2022

When:Saturday, March 5, 10:00 PM ET
Where:T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV:Pay Per View
Stream:UFC Fight Pass

UFC 272: Spivak vs Hardy 03/05/2022 Odds

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FighterOddsFighterOdds
Sergey Spivak-185Greg Hardy+160

Main Card

Sergey Spivak

Sergey Spivak goes by an interesting ring name as “The Polar Bear” and this fighter came all the way from Chisinau, Moldova. He has been training at both the Mir Production and UF Promotion. Spivak is just at his prime age of 27 years old and this six-foot-three heavyweight has only lost thrice in 16 professional matches. His wins are divided into six submissions, five knockouts, and two decisions. This fighter is coming off from a tough loss that snapped his three-fight winning streak. That match was against Tom Aspinall in UFC Fight Night 191 and it ended in a first-round TKO loss at the 2:30 mark.

Greg Hardy

Greg Hardy is a 33-year-old fighter and this heavyweight’s hometown is located in Millington, Tennessee in the United States. He has been representing the famous American Top Team in his professional bouts. Hardy stands at six-foot-five and tips the scales at 265 lbs. He holds a 7-4 professional MMA record and six of those wins came from vicious knockouts. Half of his losses were also through knockouts. After winning over Yorgan de Castro and Maurice Greene, Hardy has lost his last two fights and both in the first round. The first was against Marcin Tybura and the more recent was with the shoe beer-drinking Tai Tuivasa.

Spivak vs Hardy Betting Numbers

Spivak
Hardy
Record13-3-07-4-0 (1 NC)
Last FightLossLoss
CountryMoldovaUnited States
Height6’3″6’5″
Weight (lbs)260265
Reach (in)7880
Win by KO/TKO38%86%
Win by Submission48%0%
Decisions15%14%
Strikes landed per minute3.714.84
Striking accuracy4%50%
Striking absorbed per minute3.223.22
Striking defense55%56%
Takedown average2.720.2
Takedown accuracy57%33%
Takedown defense70%80%
Submission average0.20.0

Spivak vs Hardy Betting Picks

With the way Greg Hardy has been giving away his chin in his last two fights, it is just logical for the best online sportsbook to put Sergey Spivak as the favored fighter to take home the victory. This should also end in a devastating knockout.