UFC 269: Emmett vs Ige 12/11/2021 Tips, Analysis and Previews

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UFC 269 Emmett vs Ige 12-11-2021 Tips Analysis and Previews

UFC 269: Emmett vs Ige 12/11/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is holding no punches by giving their fans a huge fight card in UFC 269. This event happens this Saturday, December 11 and is going to be held in front of a sold-out crowd at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. UFC Fight Pass and Pay Per View are the best ways to enjoy the matches safely at home. The biggest draw for this event will be Dustin Poirier taking on defending UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira. The preliminaries will have Josh Emmett fighting Dan Ige in a featherweight matchup. According to UFC betting sites, Josh Emmett is going to be the safer pick as compared to Dan Ige.

UFC 269: Emmett vs Ige 12/11/2021

When: Saturday, December 11, 8:00 PM ET
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 269: Emmett vs Ige 12/11/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Josh Emmett -155 Dan Ige +135

Josh Emmett

Josh Emmett is a 36-year-old veteran fighter and his hometown is located in Sacramento, California in the United States. His career has been handled by a prime MMA stable at Team Alpha Male. Emmet stands at five-foot-six and this featherweight fighter comes to this bout with an impressive 16-2 record. His wins are divided into eight decisions, six knockouts, and two submissions. This fighter is riding the momentum from his three-fight winning streak. Among the opponents, he defeated in the run was Michael Johnson, Mirsad Bektic and the most recent was with Shane Burgos just this June at UFC on ESPN 11.

Dan Ige

Dan Ige is known as “50K” whenever he steps inside an MMA cage and he came all the way from Honolulu, Hawaii in the United States. He has been polishing his fighting skills at the Xtreme Couture stable. Ige is a 30-year-old featherweight fighter that has 19 professional fights under his name. He has only been defeated four times and has prevailed in 15 matches. 10 of his wins are split into five decisions and four knockouts. It has been a tough road for Ige as he lost twice in his last three bouts. Gavin Tucker was his opponent in UFC Fight Night 187 and beat him with a first-round knockout while his next bout was a unanimous decision loss against Chan Sung Jung.

Emmett vs Ige Betting Numbers

Record 16-2-0 15-4-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country United States United States
Height 5’6″ 5’7″
Weight (lbs) 145 145
Reach (in) 70 71
Win by KO/TKO 38% 27%
Win by Submission 13% 3%
Decisions 50% 40%
Strikes landed per minute 4.32 3.82
Striking accuracy 39% 46%
Striking absorbed per minute 4.02 3.41
Striking defense 63% 56%
Takedown average 1.43 1.38
Takedown accuracy 47% 25%
Takedown defense 50% 55%
Submission average 0.10 0.40

Emmett vs Ige Betting Picks

With the way Dan Ige has been performing for the past fights, he is going to be a risk with his inconsistency. It is seen in the online sportsbook that Josh Emmett will continue his winning streak and expect this match to end in the judges’ scorecards.