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UFC 262: Souza vs Muniz 05/15/2021 Tips, Results and Analysis

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UFC 262 Souza vs Muniz 05-15-2021 Tips Results and Analysis

UFC 262: Souza vs Muniz 05/15/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship has been coming up with ways to captivate fans as UFC 262 this Saturday, May 15 promises to be another blockbuster. The Toyota Center in Houston, Texas will serve as the venue to hold a sold-out crowd while Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass are good options to watch the matches at home. Khabib Nurmagomedov just vacated the UFC lightweight championship and this will be on the line with Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler fighting at the main event. A middleweight fight is located on the main card with Jacare Souza battling Andre Muniz. The veteran fighters Jacare Souza and Andre Muniz are even when it comes to betting on UFC. It will be hard to predict who wins between them.

UFC 262: Souza vs Muniz 05/15/2021

When: Saturday, May 15, 8:00 PM ET
Where: Toyota Center, Houston, Texas
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 262: Souza vs Muniz 05/15/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Ronaldo Souza -115 Andre Muniz -105

Ronaldo Souza

Rolando Souza or better known as “Jacare” is a 41-year-old fighter that came all the way from Manaus, Amazonas located in the country of Brazil. He has been representing the Fusion X-Cel fight team. Souza had made living from fighting at the middleweight division. This six-foot-one fighter has an impressive 26-9 professional MMA record. 14 of those victories came from submissions while also owning eight knockout wins. This fighter has been a shell of himself as his last win was in November 2018 against Chris Weidman. Since then, he is on a three-fight losing streak and his most recent loss was with Kevin Holland in UFC 256.

Andre Muniz

Andre Muniz is a six-foot-two fighter and this 32-year-old hails from Montes Claros, Minas Gerais in Brazil. He has been representing and polishing his MMA skills at the Tata Fight Team Montes Claros. Muniz carries an interesting ring name as the “Sergipano” and this middleweight fighter has a professional fighting record of 20-4. His wins are divided into 13 submissions, four knockouts, and three decisions. This is going to be his third fight in the UFC. Muniz’s debut happened against Antonio Arroyo in UFC Fight Night 164 and the next was with Bartosz Fabinski just this September 2020. Both are won by Muniz.

Souza vs Muniz Betting Numbers

Souza
Muniz
Record 26-9-0 20-4-0
Last Fight Loss Win
Country Brazil Brazil
Height 6’1″ 6’2″
Weight (lbs) 185 185
Reach (in) 72 78
Win by KO/TKO 31% 20%
Win by Submission 54% 65%
Decisions 15% 15%
Strikes landed per minute 2.53 2.21
Striking accuracy 46% 58%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.85 1.80
Striking defense 62% 45%
Takedown average 2.55 2.61
Takedown accuracy 39% 35%
Takedown defense 60% 37%
Submission average 1.40 2.20

Souza vs Muniz Betting Picks

This is going to be a tough fight to call as Andre Muniz is seen as an upcoming fighter but Jacare Souza has the experience to give him a good lesson. Nonetheless, sports betting experts call this an even matchup.