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UFC 265: Lewis vs Gane 08/07/2021 Forecast, Tips and Analysis

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UFC 265 Lewis vs Gane 08-07-2021 Forecast Tips and Analysis

UFC 265: Lewis vs Gane 08/07/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to kick off the month with a stacked fight card with UFC 265 taking place this Saturday, August 7. This will be held in front of a sold-out crowd at the Toyota Center located in Houston, Texas. Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass subscriptions are the best ways to enjoy the matches. Two heavyweights will be battling it out in the main event for the interim UFC Heavyweight Championship. It will be second-ranked contender Derrick Lewis taking on third-ranked Cyril Gane. It is seen in UFC betting lines that Ciryl Gane will be going home with the title after this match with Derrick Lewis.

UFC 265: Lewis vs Gane 08/07/2021

When: Saturday, August 7, 10:00 PM ET
Where: Toyota Center, Houston, Texas
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 265: Lewis vs Gane 08/07/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Derrick Lewis +310 Ciryl Gane -370

Main Card

Derrick Lewis

Derrick Lewis carries an interesting ring name as “The Black Beast” and he will be fighting in his hometown in Houston, Texas in the United States. He gets to represent Grind House Fitness in his matches. Lewis is a 36-year-old fighter that stands at six-foot-three and tips the scales at 263 lbs. This natural heavyweight has a 25-7 professional record and 20 of those victories came from knockouts. This fighter will be coming in this match carrying a four-fight winning streak. He got to beat Blagoy Ivanov, Ilir Latifi, Alexey Oleynik and the latest was with Curtis Blaydes just this February during UFC Fight Night 185.

Ciryl Gane

Cyril Gane is a 31-year-old fighter and he came all the way from Paris, Ville de Paris in France for this match. He stands at six-foot-five and gets to sharpen his fighting skills at the MMA Factory fight team. Cyril Gane goes by the ring name of “Bon Gamin” and he weighs in at 245 lbs. He will be bringing his undefeated record of 9-0 in this match. His victories are divided into three knockouts, three submissions, and three decisions. This will be the seventh match in the UFC and he got to beat fighters such as Raphael Pessoa, Don’Tale Mayes, Tanner Boser, Junior dos Santos, Jairzhinho Rozenstruik and Alexander Volkov.

Lewis vs Gane Betting Numbers

Lewis
Gane
Record 25-7-0 9-0-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country United States France
Height 6’3″ 6’5″
Weight (lbs) 262 245
Reach (in) 79 81
Win by KO/TKO 80% 33%
Win by Submission 4% 33%
Decisions 16% 33%
Strikes landed per minute 2.59 5.13
Striking accuracy 50% 54%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.16 2.60
Striking defense 44% 63%
Takedown average 0.52 0.82
Takedown accuracy 26% 21%
Takedown defense 54% 100%
Submission average 0.00 0.30

Lewis vs Gane Betting Picks

This promises to be a treat even if Francis Ngannou was supposed to be in the main event with Derrick Lewis. But with more variety in his fighting style, Cyril Gane is expected in the online sportsbook to score a win in a unification match.