UFC 263: Murphy vs Calderwood 06/12/2021 Picks, Predictions and Previews

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UFC 263 Murphy vs Calderwood 06-12-2021 Picks Predictions and Previews

UFC 263: Murphy vs Calderwood 06/12/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to make their second mark for the month with their most stacked fight card in UFC 263. This event takes place at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona this coming Saturday, June 12. Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass are the best ways to watch the matches at home. It is Israel Adesanya defending his middleweight championship against Marvin Vettori in a rematch at the main event. The undercard will have an interesting women’s flyweight battle between Lauren Murphy and Joanne Calderwood. This match is expected in the top UFC betting website to be favoring Joanne Calderwood over Lauren Murphy.

UFC 263: Murphy vs Calderwood 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: Murphy vs Calderwood 06/12/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Lauren Murphy +120 Joanne Calderwood -140

Lauren Murphy

Lauren Murphy is a veteran fighter at 37 years old and her hometown is located in Anchorage, Alaska in the USA. This fighter stands at five-foot-seven and gets to train at the MMA lab fight stable. Murphy carries the ring name “Lucky” and owns a professional fighting record of 14-4. She has been a natural at the lightweight division with those wins divided into eight knockouts, five decisions, and one decision. Heading to this matchup against Joanne Calderwood, Murphy is on a four-fight winning streak. Among the opponents he was able to defeat in that run were Mara Romero Borella, Andrea Lee, Roxanne Modafferi, and Liliya Shakirova.

Joanne Calderwood

Joanne Calderwood is known as “Jojo” whenever she steps inside the MMA cage and this fighter came all the way from Glasgow in Scotland. She has been polishing her skills at the Syndicate MMA. Calderwood is 34 years old and she has been fighting at the flyweight division for her entire MMA career. Her professional MMA record is now at 15-5 and nine of those victories came from decisions. Her most recent match was in UFC 257 as she took on Jessica Eye. That match went to a distance and through a full three rounds. The judges all favored Calderwood to take home the victory.

Murphy vs Calderwood Betting Numbers

Record 14-4-0 15-5-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country USA Scotland
Height 5’7″ 5’6″
Weight (lbs) 125 125
Reach (in) 67 65
Win by KO/TKO 57% 33%
Win by Submission 7% 7%
Decisions 36% 60%
Strikes landed per minute 3.80 6.59
Striking accuracy 38% 49%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.82 4.40
Striking defense 63% 53%
Takedown average 1.18 1.80
Takedown accuracy 37% 55%
Takedown defense 70% 58%
Submission average 0.10 0.50

Murphy vs Calderwood Betting Picks

This fight is going to be close but according to the best UFC gambling bets, Joanne Calderwood will be the safer bet to win against Lauren Murphy. These women hit hard but expect the match to go a distance with the judges favoring Calderwood.