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UFC Fight Night 180: Silva vs Krause 10/17/2020 Tips, Results and Analysis

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UFC Fight Night 180 Silva vs Krause 10-17-2020 Tips Results and Analysis

UFC Fight Night 180: Silva vs Krause 10/17/2020 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship came up with another exciting fight card this Saturday, October 17 with UFC Fight Night 180 that will go down in “Fight Island”.  This event will still be closed-doors to the audience but fans can watch inside the Flash Forum, Yas Island in Abu Dhabi UAE on Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass. Brian Ortega will be making his return to the UFC after almost two years of being out of action against the Korean Zombie. The undercard will have hard-hitting welterweights Claudio Henrique da Silva taking on James Krause. This should be an interesting battle but according to Online Sports Betting the safer bet will be James Krause over Claudio Henrique da Silva.

UFC Fight Night 180: Silva vs Krause 10/17/2020

When: Saturday, October 17, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Flash Forum, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 180: Silva vs Krause 10/17/2020 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Claudio Silva +125 James Krause -145

Main Card

Claudio Silva

Claudio Henrique da Silva is a 38-year-old veteran fighter that came from Rondonopolis, Mato Grosso in Brazil. He is known as “Hannibal” inside the cage and this five-foot-eleven fighter stables at London Shootfighters. Silva now has an impressive 14-1 professional record with nine submissions, three decisions and two knockouts. He has been fighting in the UFC since March 2014 and went undefeated in all the five fights given to him. His last match was more than a year already on UFC on ESPN 5 in August 2019 against Cole Williams. Silva made his presence felt early on as he executed a rear-naked choke on his opponent in the first round.

James Krause

James Krause sarcastically has a very interesting ring name of “The James Krause” and this lightweight fighter came all the way from Lee’s Summit in Missouri, USA. He stands at six-foot-two and gets his skills refined at Glory MMA & Fitness. Krause now has a veteran professional record of 27-8 with 14 wins earned from a way of submission. He has been in the UFC since June 2013 and won eight of his 12 fights from the organization. He was carrying a six-fight winning streak until facing Trevin Giles in UFC 247 just this February 2020. In that match, Giles took Krause to the edge and went full three rounds only to lose by a split decision.

Silva vs Krause Betting Numbers

Silva
Krause
Record 14-1-0 27-9-0
Last Fight Win Loss
Country Brazil USA
Height 5’11” 6’2″
Weight 170 lbs 170 lbs
Reach 71″ 73″
Win by KO/TKO 14% 30%
Win by Submission 64% 52%
Decisions 21% 19%
Strikes landed per minute 2.80 4.65
Striking accuracy 51% 48%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.17 4.09
Striking defense 45% 60%
Takedown average 3.32 1.05
Takedown accuracy 33% 18%
Takedown defense 50% 50%
Submission average 2.10 1.00

Silva vs Krause Betting Picks

Two well-experienced fighters are set to clash and with the controversial loss, James Krause is set to bounce back in this fight against Claudio Henrique da Silva according to Best Sportsbook Online. It should be a fight that will be won from the ground by Krause.