UFC 266: Moraes vs Dvalishvili 09/25/2021 Odds, Picks and Previews

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UFC 266 Moraes vs Dvalishvili 09-25-2021 Odds Picks and Previews

UFC 266: Moraes vs Dvalishvili 09/25/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is going to hold their biggest fight card for the month with UFC 266 taking place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada this coming Saturday, September 25. Fans can opt to subscribe to either Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass to enjoy the matches. The UFC featherweight title will be on the line as Alexander Volkanovski headlines the night by going up against Brian Ortega. Marlon Moraes in the prelims as he takes on Merab Dvalishvili in a bantamweight bout. It is seen in the best UFC betting sites that Merab Dvalishvili is the best pick to win over Marlon Moraes.

UFC 266: Moraes vs Dvalishvili 09/25/2021

When: Saturday, September 25, 8:00 PM ET
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 266: Moraes vs Dvalishvili 09/25/2021 Odds

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Moraes Odds Dvalishvili Odds
Marlon Moraes +205 Merab Dvalishvili -245

Marlon Moraes

Marlon Moraes is known as “Magic” whenever he steps inside the cage and he hails from Nova Friburgo in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He gets to train and represent the world-famous American Top Team.  Moraes is 33 years old and has been competing well in the bantamweight division. He comes in this match with a 23-8 professional record with ten of those victories coming from vicious knockouts. This fighter has been struggling and won only once in his last four matches. Heading into this fight, he suffered back-to-back knockout losses against Cory Sandhagen and Rob Front back in 2020. 

Merab Dvalishvili

Merab Dvalishvili is a 30-year-old fighter and he came all the way from Tbilisi, Georgia to be in this match card. This fighter stands at five-foot-six and has been training at the Serra-Longo Fight Team. Dvalishvili has a 13-4 professional record and has been nicknamed “The Machine” because of his sound fundamental skill. 10 of his pro victories came from decisions and he also has two knockouts under his name. After losing to Ricky Simon way back in April 2018, Dvalishvili has won his last six matches in the UFC. He is now ranked 11th in the bantamweight division and another win will push him to the top 10. 

Moraes vs Dvalishvili Betting Numbers

Record 23-8-1 13-4-0
Last Fight Loss Win
Country Brazil Georgia
Height 5’6″ 5’6″
Weight (lbs) 135 135
Reach (in) 67 68
Win by KO/TKO 43% 15%
Win by Submission 26% 8%
Decisions 30% 77%
Strikes landed per minute 3.38 4.02
Striking accuracy 39% 39%
Striking absorbed per minute 4.11 2.22
Striking defense 56% 61%
Takedown average 1.00 7.38
Takedown accuracy 41% 43%
Takedown defense 66% 78%
Submission average 0.40 0.40

Moraes vs Dvalishvili Betting Picks

Marlon Moraes is coming to this match as the sixth-ranked bantamweight but according to the top online sportsbook, he is to succumb against the fast-rise of Merab Dvalishvili. This should go to the judges’ scorecards with Dvalishvili earning the unanimous decision win.