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UFC Fight Night 169: Tybura vs Spivak 2/29/2020 Picks, Predictions and Previews

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UFC Fight Night 169 Tybura vs Spivak 2-29-2020 Picks Predictions and Previews

UFC Fight Night 169: Tybura vs Spivak 2/29/2020 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship will be taking their UFC Fight Night 169 event this Saturday, February 29 at the Chartway in Norfolk Virginia. This fight card is available to watch on television via Pay Per View and the online live stream is available to UFC Fight Pass and it is free to its subscribers. The main event features the UFC flyweight championship between Dieveson Figueiredo and Joseph Benavidez. In the undercard, the heavyweight bout between Marcin Tybura and Serghei Spivak. It is seen by UFC Live Betting that both players are closely matched with Tybura getting the slight upper hand over Spivak.

UFC Fight Night 169: Tybura vs Spivak 2/29/2020 –

When: Saturday, February 29,  7:00 PM ET
Where: Chartway Arena, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 169: Tybura vs Spivak 2/29/2020 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Marcin Tybura -110 Serghei Spivak -120

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Marcin Tybura

Marcin Tybura is a six-foot-three fighter that hails from Uniejow, Poland, and stables out of the famous Jackson-Wink MMA. He is already 34-years old and he has a professional fighting record of 17 wins and six losses. He has been on a slump lately as he lost to back-to-back matches against Shamil Abdurakhimov and Augusto Sakai.

The victory was tasted during UFC Fight Night 134 held last July 2018. It was via unanimous decision was against Stefan Struve. If it was not for that win, he could have been on a five-game losing streak. Tybura is a creative fighter that can bring the fight from the stand-up and to the ground. In his 17 wins, he won seven times via TKO and six through submissions. 

Serghei Spivak

Sergei Spivak is a young 25-year-old fighter that came from Chisinau, Republic of Moldova. He is fighting out of MIR Production and UF Promotion. Currently, Spivak owns a professional MMA record of 10-1. This UFC fighter was on a nine-game winning streak. However, he tasted his first loss in his career in UFC Fight Night 151. This was during his MMA debut against Walt Harris where he was knocked down in the 50-second mark of the first round back in May 2019.

He then made it up by winning over Tai Tuivasa via Arm Triangle Choke in the second round in UFC 243 just this October 2019. Spivak is a man on the mission and he is out to prove that he belongs to the MMA’s biggest stage. Expect him trying to finish the match early as never in his career that he went full time. He is a good submission artist and he can go in many directions.

Tybura vs Spivak Betting Numbers

Tybura
Spivak
Record 17-6-0 10-1 -0
Last Fight Loss Win
Country Poland Moldova
Height 6′ 3″ 6′ 3″
Weight 249 260
Reach 78 78
Win by KO/TKO 41% 40%
Win by Submission 35% 60%
Decisions 24% 0
Strikes landed per minute 3.61 2.65
Striking accuracy 51% 53%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.2 4.19
Striking defense 52% 51%
Takedown average 1.48 9.93
Takedown accuracy 61% 75%
Takedown defense 81% 0%
Submission average 0.1 0.6

Tybura vs Spivak Betting Picks

Having more MMA bouts in the UFC, Tybura is a safe bet by Sports Gambling to give the young Spivak a lesson on what it is to fight in the UFC. It should be a close one since the youth and energy of Spivak can surprise Tybura as well since the aging fighter is having a hard time getting a victory lately.