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UFC Fight Night 189: Trinaldo vs Salikhov 06/05/2021 Results, Analysis and Odds

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UFC Fight Night 189 Trinaldo vs Salikhov 06-05-2021 Results Analysis and Odds

UFC Fight Night 189: Trinaldo vs Salikhov 06/05/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is going to hold its first event this month with UFC Fight Night 189. This event will take place inside the closed doors of the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada in the United States. Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass will start airing the fights this Saturday, June 5. The main event will be putting Jairinzho Rozenstruik inside the same cage as Augusto Sakai in a heavyweight bout. Veteran fighter Francisco Trinaldo will take on Muslim Salikhov in a welterweight matchup. This is going to be an interesting matchup as Francisco Trinaldo is seen in UFC Fight Betting as the underdog against the younger Muslim Salikhov. 

UFC Fight Night 189: Trinaldo vs Salikhov 06/05/2021

When: Saturday, June 5, 4:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 189: Trinaldo vs Salikhov 06/05/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Francisco Trinaldo +200 Muslim Salikhov -250


Francisco Trinaldo

Francisco Trinaldo is known as the “Massaranduba” inside the MMA cage and this 42-year-old fighter flew all the way from Brasilia, Federal District in Brazil. He trains at the Evolucao Thai fight team. Trinaldo stands at five-foot-eight and has been fighting mostly at the lightweight division in his long MMA career. He has a professional fighting record of 26-7 and 12 of those wins came from decisions while nine are knockouts. This fighter is not letting father time chase him as he will come in this match on a three-fight winning streak. His most recent with was in July 2020 against Jai Herbert

Muslim Salikhov

Muslim Salikhov is a 36-year-old fighter and his hometown is located at Buynaksk, Dagestan in Russia. He stands at five-foot-eleven and has been representing the Fighting Eagle MMA stable for most of his career. Salikhov carries an interesting ring name as the “King of Kung Fu” and this fighter is comfortable at the welterweight division. His professional fighting record is now at 17-2 with 12 of those wins coming from knockouts. Heading to this match, Salikhov is on a four-fight winning streak and his most recent matchup was in UFC 251 back in July. He went up against Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos and that match ended with a split decision.

Trinaldo vs Salikhov Betting Numbers

Record 26-7-0 17-2-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country Brazil Russia
Height 5’8″ 5’11”
Weight (lbs) 155 170
Reach (in) 70 70
Win by KO/TKO 35% 71%
Win by Submission 19% 12%
Decisions 46% 18%
Strikes landed per minute 3.11 2.85
Striking accuracy 44% 46%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.56 2.29
Striking defense 60% 67%
Takedown average 1.09 0.87
Takedown accuracy 46% 30%
Takedown defense 61% 80%
Submission average 0.60 0.00

Trinaldo vs Salikhov Betting Picks

These are two veteran fighters that young MMA enthusiasts can learn from by just watching their techniques. The younger Muslim Salikov is the best bet to win in the best sports gambling website against Francisco Trinaldo.