UFC 266: Semelsberger vs Sano 09/25/2021 Spread, Forecast and Picks

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UFC 266 Semelsberger vs Sano 09-25-2021 Spread Forecast and Picks

UFC 266: Semelsberger vs Sano 09/25/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship will be finishing the month treating their fans with an intense fight card at UFC 266. This event will take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada where a sold-out crowd awaits. Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass are good options to enjoy the matches at home.  The night will be capped off with the UFC featherweight championship on the line as Alexander Volkanovski defends against Brian Ortega. Martin Sano will be testing his skills against Matthew Semelsberger at the welterweight division during the early preliminary card.  Heading into this match, Matthew Selemsberger is the heavy favorite in UFC betting odds to win over Martin Sano.

UFC 266: Semelsberger vs Sano 09/25/2021

When: Saturday, September 25, 6:00 PM ET
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 266: Semelsberger vs Sano 09/25/2021 Odds

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Semelsberger Odds Sano Odds
Matthew Semelsberger -485 Martin Sano +385

Matthew Semelsberger

Matthew Semelsberger carries an interesting ring name as “Semi The Jedi” and this fighter hails from Frederick, Maryland in the United States. He gets to represent the Clinch Academy and Crazy 88 MMA fight stable. Semelsberger stands at six-foot-one and he is at his prime age of 28 years old. This fighter holds an 8-3 professional MMA record and has been competing naturally at the welterweight division.  After getting back-to-back wins to open his UFC career, Semelsberger tasted his first loss in UFC on ESPN 25 against Kalinn Williams. That fight went to a full three rounds and Semelsberger lost via unanimous decision.

Martin Sano

Martin Sano is a 30-year-old fighter and his hometown is located at Vallejo, California in the United States. He gets to be mentored and polish his skills at the Nick Diaz Gracie Fighter Academy. Sano is a five-foot-eleven welterweight fighter that carries the ring name “The Spartan”. He owns a professional record of 4-2 and three of those wins came from submissions. This will be his first fight in the UFC. Prior to earning a UFC roster spot, Sano has been competing at Bellator. He had two matches there before heading to the UFC. The first one was a knockout loss and the second resulted in a majority draw. 

Semelsberger vs Sano Betting Numbers

Record 8-3-0 4-2-1
Last Fight Loss Draw
Country United States United States
Height 6’1″ 5’11”
Weight (lbs) 170 170
Reach (in) 75
Win by KO/TKO 63% 25%
Win by Submission 13% 75%
Decisions 25% 0%
Strikes landed per minute 6.11 0.00
Striking accuracy 48% 0%
Striking absorbed per minute 5.68 0.00
Striking defense 61% 0%
Takedown average 0.99 0.00
Takedown accuracy 100% 0%
Takedown defense 100% 0%
Submission average 0.50 0.00

Semelsberger vs Sano Betting Picks

There are so many questions on how Martin Sano made it to the UFC as more fighters deserve the slot more than him. Matthew Semelsberger is expected by the best online sportsbook to give him a good beat down.