UFC 263: Maia vs Muhammad 06/12/2021 Tips, Results and Analysis

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UFC 263 Maia vs Muhammad 06-12-2021 Tips Results and Analysis

UFC 263: Maia vs Muhammad 06/12/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is back for another fight card this Saturday, June 12 with UFC 263. This event will be held at the Gala River Arena in Glendale, Arizona with a live audience. Fans can have a chance to see the fights by subscribing to UFC Fight Pass or Pay Per View. The main event will put Israel Adesanya inside the same cage with Marvin Vettori and defend the UFC middleweight championship. Demian Maia is in the main card as well as he takes on Belal Muhammad in a welterweight bout. This is going to be an interesting matchup as UFC online betting odds has Belal Muhammad winning over Demian Maia.

UFC 263: Maia vs Muhammad 06/12/2021

When: Saturday, June 12, 10:00 PM ET
Where: Gila River Arena, Glendale, Arizona
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 263: Maia vs Muhammad 06/12/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Demian Maia +185 Belal Muhammad -225

Main Card

Demian Maia

Demian Maia has been a staple name in the world of MMA as this 43-year-old fighter came all the way from Santana de Parnaiba in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He will be representing his own fight stable at Demian Maia Jiu-Jitsu. Maia is six feet tall and has been naturally fighting at the welterweight division. His professional MMA record heading to this match is 28-10. His victories include 14 submissions, 11 decisions, and three knockouts. After fighting Ben Askren and giving him his second career defeat, Gilbert Burns was his most recent opponent. That fight happened in UFC Fight Night 170 as Maia got knocked out in the first round.

Belal Muhammad

Belal Muhammad has a very interesting ring name as “Remember the Name” and he hails from Chicago, Illinois in the USA. This fighter gets to sharpen his MMA skills at the Roufusport fight stable. Muhammad is comfortable fighting at the welterweight division and he will be entering this fight against Maia with an 18-3 professional record. 13 of those wins came from judges’ decisions while four were knockouts. Prior to his fight against Leon Edwards in UFC Fight Night 187 which ended in a ‘No Contest’, Muhammad was on a four-fight winning streak. He was able to bring down Curtis Millender, Takashi Sato, Lyman Good, and Dhiego Lima.

Demian Maia vs Belal Muhammad Betting Numbers

Record 28-10-0 18-3-0
Last Fight Loss No Contest
Country Brazil USA
Height 6’0″ 5’10”
Weight (lbs) 170 170
Reach (in) 72 72
Win by KO/TKO 11% 22%
Win by Submission 50% 6%
Decisions 39% 72%
Strikes landed per minute 1.82 4.75
Striking accuracy 43% 43%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.03 4.02
Striking defense 63% 60%
Takedown average 2.55 1.97
Takedown accuracy 26% 28%
Takedown defense 61% 85%
Submission average 1.00 0.20

Maia vs Muhammad Betting Picks

This fight promises to be one of the best in this fight card. The veteran Damian Maia has been trying to beat father time but according to the best sports gambling website, Belal Muhammad should take home the win.