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UFC 258: Usman vs Burns 02/13/2021 Odds, Picks and Predictions

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UFC 258 Usman vs Burns 02-13-2021 Odds Picks and Predictions

UFC 258: Usman vs Burns 02/13/2021 – On Saturday, an irresistible Ultimate Fighting Championship game is all set to take place at UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. UFC Fight Night 258 will take place as Kamaru Usman takes on Gilbert Burns in this main event. Both fighters will go all out to battle for the Welterweight belt. There will be only one champion and the ufc live betting will take place with the odds and predictions in place. The fight can be streamed online with the UFC Fight Pass. Bettors have already been placing their bets on this incredible game based on the trends and odds. Can Burns defeat Usman and escape his striking accuracy? Or will Burns use his striking defense to his advantage? It’s time to jump into the details of this game and get a close look at the analysis and outcome.

UFC 258: Usman vs Burns 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: Usman vs Burns 02/13/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Kamaru Usman -280 Gilbert Burns +210

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Kamaru Usman

Kamaru Usman will enter this battle with a solid 17-1 overall record. The 33-year-old fighter defeated every opponent inside the UFC and he seems to have grown better with his skill and power. In his last fight against Jorge Masvidal, Usman was successful despite the short notice. He took out Masvidal with five takedowns and dominated him with his punching. Usman has an impressive significant strike per minute, which is at 4.50. On the other hand, he is absorbing significant strikes at 2.23 per minute. Usman holds a 47 percent success with his attempts and is averaging at 3.38 every 15 minutes with his takedowns. His biggest advantage is stopping his opponent’s takedowns. Watch out for his powerful strikes and defense as he takes down Burns.

Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns will enter this game with a neat 19-3 overall record. Burns will also enter this game with a solid six-game winning streak. His last fight against Tryon Woodley was back in May 2020. It’s been a while since Burns entered the ring, but he was noted for his success by unanimous decision in his last fight. With his significant strikes per minute, Burns is averaging at 3.15 while his defensive significant strikes are at 2.74 per minute. However, Gilbert is successful with just 37 percent of his attempts. His takedown average every 15 minutes is touching 2.21. Burns will need to take control and avoid big hits from Usman.

Usman vs Burns Betting Numbers

Usman
Burns
Record 17-1-0 19-3-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country USA Brazil
Height 6’0″ 5’10”
Weight (lbs) 170 170
Reach (in) 76 71
Win by KO/TKO 41% 32%
Win by Submission 6% 42%
Decisions 53% 26%
Strikes landed per minute 4.50 3.15
Striking accuracy 53% 46%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.23 2.74
Striking defense 58% 59%
Takedown average 3.38 2.21
Takedown accuracy 47% 37%
Takedown defense 100% 50%
Submission average 0.10 0.70

Usman vs Burns Betting Picks

Gilbert Burns will try to continue his success, but the ufc betting odds are in favor of Usman to win this game. Usman will take control of the fight right from the start and he has the potential to takedown Burns. Back Usman to use the best of his skill to get this title. As for Burns, he will need to miss as much as possible, but sooner or later, Usman will land those powerful punches.