UFC 269: Oliveira vs Poirier 12/11/2021 Forecast, Spread and Previews

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UFC 269 Oliveira vs Poirier 12-11-2021 Forecast Spread and Previews

UFC 269: Oliveira vs Poirier 12/11/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is going to hold their biggest fight card in the last month of the year with UFC 269 taking place this Saturday, December 11. This event will happen at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada in front of a sold-out crowd. Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass are the best ways to enjoy the bouts at home. The main event will be putting the UFC lightweight championship on the line. Defending champion Charles Oliveira will be stepping inside the cage against number one contender Dustin Poirier as the biggest attraction. It is forecasted by UFC fight odds that there will be a new champion with Dustin Poirier carrying the advantage over Charles Oliveira.

UFC 269: Oliveira vs Poirier 12/11/2021

When: Saturday, December 11, 10:00 PM ET
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 269: Oliveira vs Poirier 12/11/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Charles Oliveira +142 Dustin Poirier -162

Main Card

Charles Oliveira

Charles Oliveira goes by the ring name “Do Bronx” and this fighter came all the way from Guaruja, São Paulo in Brazil. He gets to represent both the Chute Boxe Diego Lima and Gold Team MMA stables. Oliveira stands at five-foot-ten and this 32-year-old lightweight champion holds a professional record of 31-8. 19 of his victories came from submissions while also owning nine knockouts and three decision wins. Heading to this match, Oliveira is on a nine-fight winning streak and this is going to be the first time he will defend the title. He got his championship belt during UFC 262 by beating Michael Chandler with a second-round knockout.

Dustin Poirier

Dustin Poirier is a 32-year-old fight veteran and his hometown is located in Carencro, Louisiana in the United States. He gets to represent and train at the world-famous American Top Team fight stable. Poirier carries an interesting ring name as “The Diamond” and this five-foot-nine lightweight brings a professional record of 28-6. Half of those wins were earned through knockouts while the rest are split between submissions and decisions. Since losing to Khabib Nurmagomedove back in September 2019, he is on a three-fight winning streak. The first was against Dan Hooker and the last two were his calling card as he took down ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor.

Charles Oliveira vs Dustin Poirier Betting Numbers

Oliveira
Poirier
Record 31-8-0 (1 NC) 28-6-0 (1 NC)
Last Fight Win Win
Country Brazil United States
Height 5’10” 5’9″
Weight (lbs) 155 155
Reach (in) 74 72
Win by KO/TKO 29% 50%
Win by Submission 61% 25%
Decisions 10% 25%
Strikes landed per minute 3.26 5.62
Striking accuracy 52% 50%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.01 4.19
Striking defense 34% 54%
Takedown average 2.64 1.50
Takedown accuracy 44% 36%
Takedown defense 57% 61%
Submission average 2.70 1.20

Oliveira vs Poirier Betting Picks

As great as Charles Oliveira is, Dustin Poirier went up against the best in the division and according to the top online sportsbook, it is his time to shine and become the champion. Expect a hard-hitting bout with Oliveira owning another knockout victory.