UFC Fight Night 185: Rosa vs Minner 02/20/2021 Predictions, Previews and Spread

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UFC Fight Night 185 Rosa vs Minner 02-20-2021 Predictions Previews and Spread

UFC Fight Night 185: Rosa vs Minner 02/20/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship will be holding their third fight card this February and it is a deep one with UFC Fight Night 185 slated to happen this Saturday, February 20. It will be hosted inside the UFC Apex in the heart of Las Vegas, Nevada. Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass subscriptions are the best ways to watch the matches. Derrick Lewis is out to prove that he can still compete with the best and hopes to get an upset win over Curtis Blaydes in the main event. Joining them in the main card is a featherweight bout between Darrick Miner and Charles Rosa. It is forecasted by UFC Live Betting that Charles Rosa holds the advantage over Darrick Minner in this fight.

UFC Fight Night 185: Rosa vs Minner 02/20/2021

When: Saturday, February 20, 8:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 185: Rosa vs Minner 02/20/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Charles Rosa -190 Darrick Minner +155

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Charles Rosa

Charles Rosa carries an interesting ring name of “Boston Strong” as he hails from Peabody, Massachusetts in the USA. He is 34 years old and has been training with the best in American Top Team. Rosa stands at five-foot-ten and weighs in at 145 lbs. His professional fighting record is now at 13-4 with eight of those wins coming from submissions. His last six fights were split into three wins and three losses. The fighter’s last match was a little over six months ago as he took on Kevin Aguilar in UFC on ESPN 10. It was a very intense matchup as the fight went to a full three rounds with the judges split on their decision.

Darrick Minner

Darrick Minner is a 30-year-old lightweight fighter and his hometown is located in Nebraska City, Nebraska in the USA. He has been training and representing the Premier Combat Center for most of his career. Minner has an impressive 25-11 professional fighting record and has 22 submissions under his name. This is just his third fight in the UFC and his first two matches resulted in one defeat and a win. His most recent match took place in September 2020 where he took on T.J. Laramie in UFC Fight Night 178. Minner was able to execute a Guillotine Choke in the first round in just less than a minute.

Rosa vs Minner Betting Numbers

Record 13-4-0 25-11-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country USA USA
Height 5’9″ 5’7″
Weight (lbs) 145 145
Reach (in) 69 69
Win by KO/TKO 23% 4%
Win by Submission 62% 88%
Decisions 15% 8%
Strikes landed per minute 3.41 3.61
Striking accuracy 37% 65%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.90 2.00
Striking defense 49% 45%
Takedown average 2.01 1.50
Takedown accuracy 33% 33%
Takedown defense 45% 50%
Submission average 0.90 4.50

Rosa vs Minner Betting Picks

Darrick Minner has a lot to prove in the UFC and his short setback is a good springboard to showcase his incredible ground game. However, Top Online Sportsbook sees the more experienced Charles Rosa as the safer bet and will be taking the win.