UFC 263: Dober vs Riddell 06/12/2021 Analysis, Odds and Picks

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UFC 263 Dober vs Riddell 06-12-2021 Analysis Odds and Picks

UFC 263: Dober vs Riddell 06/12/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to mark their second event for the month with UFC 263 which takes place this Saturday, June 12. This event will feature a live audience at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona. The matches can be seen through Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass subscription. The main event features the versatile Israel Adesanya fighting Marving Vettori for the middleweight championship. An interesting lightweight bout is in the undercard with Drew Dober taking on Brad Ridell. Drew Dober is forecasted in the best sportsbook for UFC to take home the victory against Brad Ridell.  

UFC 263: Dober vs Riddell 06/12/2021

When: Saturday, June 12, 8:00 PM ET
Where: Gila River Arena, Glendale, Arizona
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 263: Dober vs Riddell 06/12/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Drew Dober -145 Brad Riddell +125

Drew Dober

Drew Dober is just in his early 30s and this fighter’s hometown is located at Omaha in Nebraska, USA. This fighter has been busy polishing his MMA skills at the Elevation Fight Team stable. Dober is five-foot-eight and has been natural at the lightweight division. His professional record is an impressive 23-10. Those victories are divided into ten knockouts, seven decisions, and six submissions. Before being defeated by Islam Makhachev in UFC 259 just this March via submission, this fighter was on a three-game winning streak. His defeated opponents were Marco Polo Reyes, Nasrat Haqparast, and Alexander Hernandez.

Brad Riddell

Brad Ridell is known as “Quake” whenever he sets foot inside the MMA cage and he came all the way from Auckland, New Zealand for this fight. He gets to train at the City Kickboxing fight team. Ridell stands at five-foot-eight and he has only been beaten once in his ten professional MMA fights. Five of those wins came from knockouts while the rest were from decisions. This is his fourth fight in the UFC. Heading into this matchup against Dober, Ridell has won all his fights in the UFC and his winning streak spans to six. His most recent opponent was Alex da Silva Coelho in UFC 253 just this December. 

Dober vs Riddell Betting Numbers

Record 23-10-0 9-1-0
Last Fight Loss Win
Country USA New Zealand
Height 5’8″ 5’8″
Weight (lbs) 155 155
Reach (in) 70 71
Win by KO/TKO 43% 56%
Win by Submission 26% 0%
Decisions 30% 44%
Strikes landed per minute 4.33 4.36
Striking accuracy 40% 50%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.87 2.62
Striking defense 54% 53%
Takedown average 0.80 1.00
Takedown accuracy 17% 37%
Takedown defense 55% 60%
Submission average 0.10 0.00

Dober vs Riddell Betting Picks

This fight is expected to give Brad Ridell a good challenge in Drew Dober. However, UFC betting predictions see Ridell as the safer bet and the match is expected to finish in the third round via knockout.