UFC Fight Night 189: Harris vs Tybura 06/05/2021 Picks, Predictions and Previews

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UFC Fight Night 189 Harris vs Tybura 06-05-2021 Picks Predictions and Previews

UFC Fight Night 189: Harris vs Tybura 06/05/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to make their first fight card this month with UFC Fight Night 189 taking place this Saturday, June 5. This will still be held at the closed doors of the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Fans can have their eyes inside the venue by subscribing to Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass. The main event will be putting two heavyweights inside the cage with Jairzinho Rozenstruik taking on Augusto Sakai. Co-headlining them is another heavyweight bout between Walt Harris and Marcin Tybura. It is forecasted in these top UFC fight picks that Walt Harris is the underdog to the lower-ranked Marcin Tybura.  

UFC Fight Night 189: Harris vs Tybura 06/05/2021

When: Saturday, June 5, 7:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 189: Harris vs Tybura 06/05/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Walt Harris
Marcin Tybura -170

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Walt Harris

Walt Harris is a 37-year-old fighter and this fighter’s hometown is located at Homewood, Alabama in the United States. He has been representing both the SBG Alabama and Spartan Fitness. Harris carries an interesting ring name as “The Big Ticket” and this heavyweight fighter stands at six-foot-five and weighs 252 lbs. His professional MMA record is 13-9 and all of his wins coming from knockouts. The hard-hitting Harris had a tough 2020 as he lost both fights given to him by the UFC. The first one was against Alistair Overeem and the most recent was with Alexander Volkov. Both fights resulted in a knockout loss.

Marcin Tybura

Marcin Tybura is known as “Tybur” inside the MMA cage and this 35-year-old fighter came all the way from Uniejow, Poland. He stands at six-foot-three and gets to train at the Jackson-Wink MMA team. Tybura weighs in at 252 lbs and he has been fighting at the heavyweight division for most of his career. He will be coming in this fight with a 21-6 professional fighting record and eight of his wins coming from knockouts. This fighter is carrying the momentum from his four-fight winning streak and his most recent fight was in UFC Fight Night 183 just this December. He was able to knock out Greg Hardy in the second round with a barrage of punches.

Harris vs Tybura Betting Numbers

Record 13-6-0 21-6-0
Last Fight Loss Win
Country USA Poland
Height 6’5″ 6’3″
Weight (lbs) 252 252
Reach (in) 77 78
Win by KO/TKO 100% 38%
Win by Submission 0% 29%
Decisions 0% 33%
Strikes landed per minute 2.95 3.70
Striking accuracy 38% 50%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.43 3.25
Striking defense 54% 56%
Takedown average 0.30 1.62
Takedown accuracy 28% 45%
Takedown defense 72% 82%
Submission average 0.10 0.10

Harris vs Tybura Betting Picks

It is just sad to see Walt Harris age chasing him for the past matches. Marcin Tybura is slightly younger but he has adapted well to his division. The best online betting website sees this match swinging to the side of Tybura and will be knocking out Harris by the second round.