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UFC Fight Night 174: Haqparast vs Munoz 08/08/2020 Forecast, Tips and Results

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UFC Fight Night 174 Haqparast vs Munoz 08-08-2020 Forecast Tips and Results

UFC Fight Night 174: Haqparast vs Munoz 08/08/2020 –The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to have their second fight card this month with UFC Fight Night 174 slated to happen this Saturday, August 8. The matches will be held in a closed-door venue inside the UFC Apex located in the heart of Las Vegas, Nevada. For those who want to catch the action, Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass subscriptions are options. Two heavyweight fighters are put inside the cage for the main event with hard-hitting Derrick Lewis taking on Alexey Oleynik. The undercard has some interesting matches, one of them is between lightweight fighters Alexander Munoz vs NasratHaqparast. It is forecasted by UFC Fight Odds that Nasrat Haqparast is the better choice to bet on as compared to Alexander Munoz.

UFC Fight Night 174: Haqparast vs Munoz 08/08/2020

When: Saturday, August 8, 6:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 174: Haqparast vs Munoz 08/08/2020 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Nasrat Haqparast -240 Alex Munoz +190

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Nasrat Haqparast

Nasrat Haqparast is a 24-year-old fighter and this lightweight came all the way from Kandahar, Afghanistan. Standing at five-foot-ten, he polishes his MMA skills at the Tristar Gym. His professional fighting record now stands at 11-3. Haqparast is known as a knockout artist and as he won 82% of his 11 wins by putting his opponent on the floor with his fists.  He made his UFC debut in October 2017 but lost that fight by a unanimous decision. He managed to bounce back and won his next three fights and they were against Marc Diakiese, Thibault Gouti and Joaquim Silva. His last registered match happened in UFC 246 but he got knocked out by Drew Dober in the first round.

Alex Munoz

Alex Munoz is a 30-year-old fighter and he hails from Dallas, Texas in the USA. This lightweight fighter is a product of the well-renowned fight team in Team Alpha Male. He owns a professional fighting record that is unblemished at 6-0. Munoz is set to make his UFC debut against Nasrat Haqparast this coming UFC Fight Night 174. Prior to coming to the UFC, he made his presence felt at Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series where he defeated Nick Newell via unanimous decision in July 2018. He took a slight detour before going to the UFC by competing at Trinity Sports Combat just October last year. Munoz went up against Troy Lamson and took him to the limit to a full three rounds. He got the nod of all judges in the end.

Haqparast vs Munoz Betting Numbers

Haqparast
Munoz
Record 11-3- 0 6-0- 0
Last Fight
Country Afghanistan United States
Height 5’10” 5’9″
Weight (lbs) 155 155
Reach (inches) 72
Win by KO/TKO 82% 33%
Win by Submission 0% 17%
Decisions 18% 50%
Strikes landed per minute 5.25 4.07
Striking accuracy 47% 63%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.38 3.53
Striking defense 74% 53%
Takedown average 0.29 4
Takedown accuracy 25% 66%
Takedown defense 78% 0%
Submission average 0 0

Haqparast vs Munoz Betting Picks

The record may say undefeated in the resume of Alex Munoz but he has not been convincing in his last three fights which all went to the judges’ scorecards. Still, Best Sportsbook Online will be putting Nasrat Haqparast with the edge in this bout and it could finish early.