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UFC 260: O’Malley vs Almeida 03/27/2021 Fight Predictions, Previews and UFC Spread

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UFC 260 O’Malley vs Almeida 03-27-2021 Fight Predictions Previews and UFC Spread

UFC 260: O’Malley vs Almeida 03/27/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship has just geared up to high gear with UFC 260 commencing this Saturday, March 27. It will be held inside the UFC Apex located in the heart of Las Vegas, Nevada in the USA. Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass is the best way to be the eyes inside the closed-door venue. Stipe Miocic headlines the event as he puts the UFC heavyweight championship on the line against knockout artist Francis Ngannou. A bantamweight matchup is set to happen in the main card with Sean O’Malley taking on Thomas Almeida. Heading to this exciting matchup, Sean O’Malley is the heavy favorite to win in UFC fight odds against Thomas Almeida.

UFC 260: O’Malley vs Almeida 03/27/2021

When: Saturday, March 27, 10:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 260: O’Malley vs Almeida 03/27/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Sean O’Malley -320 Thomas Almeida +260

Main Card

Sean O’Malley

Sean O’Malley is just entering his prime at the age of 26 years old. This natural bantamweight resides in Helena, Montana in the USA and his skills are being sharpened by the MMA Lab fight team. O’Malley is better known inside the cage as “Sugar” and he stands at five-foot-eleven. His professional fighting record is now at 12-1 and eight of those victories came from submissions while three are decisions. After having won 12 straight matches in his professional career, O’Malley just tasted his first defeat against Marlon Vera in UFC 252 just this August 2020. The match ended in the first round at the 4:40 mark with a knockout via elbows and punches.

Thomas Almeida

Thomas Almeida is a 29-year-old fighter and his hometown is located in Sao Paulo in Brazil. He stands at five-foot-seven and has been training at the Chute Boxe Diego Lima and Macao Gold Team stables. Almeida carries the ring name of “Thominhas” and his natural weight is at the featherweight division. The professional record that he has is at 22-4 with 17 of those victories coming from knockouts. This fighter is on a three-fight slump heading into this match against Sean O’Malley. The most recent bout he competed in was against Jonathan Martinez in UFC Fight Night 180 and lost that via unanimous decision.

O’Malley vs Almeida Betting Numbers

O’Malley
Almeida
Record 12-1-0 22-4-0
Last Fight Loss Loss
Country USA Brazil
Height 5’11” 5’7″
Weight (lbs) 135 145
Reach (in) 72 70
Win by KO/TKO 67% 77%
Win by Submission 8% 18%
Decisions 25% 5%
Strikes landed per minute 6.35 5.39
Striking accuracy 57% 44%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.76 4.69
Striking defense 64% 64%
Takedown average 1.05 0.00
Takedown accuracy 50% 0%
Takedown defense 61% 75%
Submission average 1.10 0.00

O’Malley vs Almeida Betting Picks

Sean O’Malley has a very high upside in the UFC and is expected to grow stronger from the loss. The best ufc betting site sees that O’Malley will be dominating this matchup against Thomas Almeida.