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UFC Fight Night 202: Tsarukyan vs Alvarez 02/26/2022 Spread, Fight Analysis and Forecast

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UFC Fight Night 202 Tsarukyan vs Alvarez 02-26-2022 Spread Fight Analysis and Forecast

UFC Fight Night 202: Tsarukyan vs Alvarez 02/26/2022 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship has saved the best for last as they hold UFC Fight Night 202 this coming Saturday, February 26. This event is going to take place inside the halls of the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass subscriptions are great ways to enjoy the matches safely at home. An exciting catchweight match is set in the main event as Islam Makhachev looks to step inside the cage against Bobby Green. Arman Tsarukyan is also in the main card as he takes on Joel Alvarez in lightweight. It is forecasted in UFC betting sites that Arman Tsarukyan will add another win to his resume after this bout with Joel Alvarez.

UFC Fight Night 202: Tsarukyan vs Alvarez 02/26/2022

When:Saturday, February 26, 7:00 PM ET
Where:UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV:Pay Per View
Stream:UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 202: Tsarukyan vs Alvarez 02/26/2022 Odds

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Arman Tsarukyan-300Joel Alvarez+250

Main Card

Arman Tsarukyan

Arman Tsarukyan has an interesting ring name as the “Ahalkalakets” and his hometown is in Khabarovsk, Russia. He has been busy polishing his fighting skills at the renowned American Top Team stable. Tsarukyan stands at five-foot-nine and he is just entering his prime age of 25 years old. His professional record now stands at 17-2 and a dozen of those victories are split into six knockouts and six decisions. Heading to this match, Tsarukyan is riding a four-fight winning streak. Among the opponents he defeated in this run were Oliver Aubin-Mercier, Davi Ramos, Matt Frevola and the most recent was Christos Giagos.

Joel Alvarez

Joel Alvarez is at his prime at 28 years old and this fighter came all the way from Gijon, Asturias in Spain to be in this matchup. He has been representing the Bandog Fight Club in his professional bouts. Alvarez goes by an intriguing ring name as “El Fenomeno” and he enters this bout with an impressive 19-2 professional record. This welterweight has 16 of his victories earned through submission. Like his opponent, Alvarez is on a four-fight winning streak and has been making waves in the UFC. He defeated the likes of Danilo Belluardo, Joseph Duffy, Alexander Yakovlev, and Thiago Moises.

Tsarukyan vs Alvarez Betting Numbers

Last FightWinWin
Weight (lbs)155155
Reach (in)7277
Win by KO/TKO35%16%
Win by Submission29%84%
Strikes landed per minute3.593.00
Striking accuracy46%43%
Striking absorbed per minute1.403.34
Striking defense62%3%
Takedown average3.380.00
Takedown accuracy34%0%
Takedown defense78%0%
Submission average0.001.50

Tsarukyan vs Alvarez Betting Picks

One winning steak will come to an end and one will move forward. According to the top online sportsbook, Arman Tsarukyan will be securing his fifth win in a row after this matchup with Joel Alvarez. This should end through the judges’ scorecards.