UFC 258: Grasso vs Barber 02/13/2021 Picks, Predictions and Previews

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UFC 258 Grasso vs Barber 02-13-2021 Picks Predictions and Previews

UFC 258: Grasso vs Barber 02/13/2021 – Saturday night UFC 258 is all set to take place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. An incredible battle between Maycee Barber and Alexa Grasso will get underway for the Women’s Flyweight. Maycee Barber seems to be the favorite to win this fight as she holds the 10th rank. Alexa Grasso is not an easy opponent and she is ranked at No. 15. The ufc vegas odds have a predicted winner based on each fighter’s style and potential. The predictions are also based on the latest trends, odds, and UFC lines. Bettors have a great opportunity to understand the betting system and place their bets on a favored winner for this game.

UFC 258: Grasso vs Barber 02/13/2021

When: Saturday, February 13, 10:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 258: Grasso vs Barber 02/13/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Alexa Grasso -125 Maycee Barber +105

Main Card

Alexa Grasso

Alexa Grasso will enter this battle with a 12-3 overall record. Grasso has a 3-3 UFC record and she has improved with her skill and performance. In their last fight, Grasso took out Ji Yean Kim with a unanimous decision. The 27-year-old Mexican won 67 percent of her battles by the decision and has a significant strike average of 5.35. When it comes to accuracy, she is touching 42 percent. Her absorbing significant strikes per minute is at 3.76. Grasso is known for her technique and impressive accuracy. With a boxing background, Grasso is known to make it hard for her opponents. However, she experienced a little struggle with her takedown defense in the past.

Maycee Barber

Maycee Barber will enter this fight holding an 8-1 record. Barber had her last fight back in January 2020. She was unable to defeat Roxanne Modafferi as she lost by unanimous decision. Barber has been at practice ever since and she seems to be all set to face-off against Grasso. Barber has a solid 6.02 significant strikes per minute and that will be her advantage. Her defense is surrendering 3.15 significant strikes per minute. When it comes to takedowns, Barber holds an average of 0.95 every 15 minutes, which is just 30 percent success on her attempts. The good news is that she is able to prevent 80 percent of her opponent’s takedown attempts. 

Grasso vs Barber Betting Numbers

Record 8-1-0 12-3-0
Last Fight Loss Win
Country Mexico USA
Height 5’5″ 5’5″
Weight (lbs) 125 125
Reach (in) 65 66
Win by KO/TKO 33% 63%
Win by Submission 0% 25%
Decisions 67% 13%
Strikes landed per minute 6.02 5.35
Striking accuracy 60% 42%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.15 3.76
Striking defense 49% 63%
Takedown average 0.95 0.32
Takedown accuracy 30% 40%
Takedown defense 80% 63%
Submission average 0.30 0.50

Grasso vs Barber Betting Picks

Alexa Grasso is known as a standup striker and this might be because of her boxing influence. Barber will need to avoid those terrific punches from Grasso as she lands strikes repeatedly. Barber will also need to find a way to counter-attack in this battle. Despite this being a tough challenge between the two, the ufc fight odds are in favor of Maycee Barber to win this battle.