UFC 260: Woodley vs Luque 03/27/2021 Picks, Fight Predictions and Previews

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UFC 260 Woodley vs Luque 03-27-2021 Picks Fight Predictions and Previews

UFC 260: Woodley vs Luque 03/27/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is not yet done creating great fight cards this month as UFC 260 is coming up this Saturday, March 27. The UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada will serve as the battleground for this event. Fans can opt to watch the matches through a Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass subscription. The biggest draw for this event will be Stipe Miocic defending the heavyweight championship against Francis Ngannou. Tyron Woodley seeks to climb up the welterweight standings as he takes on Vicente Luque as the co-main event. It is forecasted in UFC fight betting odds that the lower-ranked Vicente Luque will be moving up to defeat Tyron Woodley.

UFC 260: Woodley vs Luque 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: Woodley vs Luque 03/27/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Tyron Woodley +215 Vicente Luque -255

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Tyron Woodley

Tyron Woodley has been around in the MMA for quite some time and this 38-year-old fighter came from St. Louis, Missouri in the USA. His MMA training happens inside the American Top Team Evolution stable. Woodley is known as “The Chosen One” and this welterweight fighter has a professional record of 19-6. The wins are almost evenly divided into seven knockouts, seven decisions, and five submissions. This fighter has been on a slump and has lost his last three matches. The most recent one happened at UFC Fight Night 178 as Coby Covington was able to knock Woodley out in the fifth round at the 1:19 mark. 

Vicente Luque

Vicente Luque is known as “The Silent Assassin” whenever he steps inside the MMA cage. He is 29 years old and a natural welterweight who came all the way from Brasilia, Federal district in Brazil. Luque stands at five-foot-eleven and has been training at Cerrado MMA for most of his career. His professional fighting record is now at 19-7 with 11 of those wins coming from knockouts while also owning six submissions. After losing to Stephen Thompson, Luque went on to win his next two matches. The most recent match he participated in was just this August 2020 in UFC Fight Night 173 as he knocked out Randy Brown in the second round. 

Woodley vs Luque Betting Numbers

Record 19-6-1 19-7-1
Last Fight Loss Win
Country USA Brazil
Height 5’9″ 5’11”
Weight (lbs) 170 170
Reach (in) 74 75
Win by KO/TKO 37% 58%
Win by Submission 26% 32%
Decisions 37% 11%
Strikes landed per minute 2.33 5.72
Striking accuracy 48% 53%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.72 5.82
Striking defense 55% 52%
Takedown average 1.08 0.68
Takedown accuracy 40% 50%
Takedown defense 87% 64%
Submission average 0.40 0.80

Woodley vs Luque Betting Picks

Tyron Woodley was just a shell of his former self when he dominated the welterweight division. The former UFC champion is expected to lose this match against Vicente Luque as seen in this top online sports betting source.