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UFC Fight Night 190: Nzechukwu vs Marques 06/26/2021 Previews, Spread and Fight Analysis

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UFC Fight Night 190 Nzechukwu vs Marques 06-26-2021 Previews Spread and Fight Analysis

UFC Fight Night 190: Nzechukwu vs Marques 06/26/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is not done in coming up with interesting fight cards this month with UFC Fight Night 190 taking place this Saturday, June 26. This will be held at the closed-door facility of the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada but fans can opt to watch through Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass subscription. Cyril Gane will headline the main event as he seeks a title shot but he has to go through Alexander Volkov in a heavyweight bout. Two light heavyweights are going to see action in the main card with Kennedy Nzechukwu taking on Danilo Marques. It is forecasted on the top UFC gambling website that Danilo Marques is the underdog in this fight against Kennedy Nzechukwu.

UFC Fight Night 190: Nzechukwu vs Marques 06/26/2021

When: Saturday, June 26, 4:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 190: Nzechukwu vs Marques 06/26/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Kennedy Nzechukwu -125 Danilo Marques +105

Main Card

Kennedy Nzechukwu

Kennedy Nzachukwu has a colorful ring name as the “African Savage” and his hometown is located in Dallas, Texas in the USA. He is getting trained and will represent the world-renowned Fortis MMA fight stable. Nzechukwu is just entering his 30s and this six-foot-five fighter is comfortable competing at the light heavyweight division. He only lost once in nine professional fights and has five wins earned through knockouts. Coming to this matchup, this fighter is on back-to-back wins. His first victory was via unanimous decision against Darko Stosic. The most recent win was in UFC 259 as Nzechukwu knocked out Carlos Ulberg in the second round.

Danilo Marques

Danilo Marques is a 35-year-old fight veteran and he came all the way from Sao Paulo, Brazil. This fighter stands at six-foot-six and gets to represent the Demian Maia Jiu-Jitsu fight team in his professional matches. Marques fights naturally at the light heavyweight division and he has only lost twice in 13 professional MMA bouts. Those victories are divided into five submissions, four knockouts, and two decisions. This is going to be Marques’ third fight in the UFC. His debut against Khadis Ibragimov resulted in a unanimous decision win while his most recent bout with Mike Rodriguez finished in the second round via technical submission.

Nzechukwu vs Marques Betting Numbers

Nzechukwu
Marques
Record 8-1-0 11-2-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country USA Brazil
Height 6’5″ 6’6″
Weight (lbs) 205 205
Reach (in) 83 77
Win by KO/TKO 63% 36%
Win by Submission 0% 45%
Decisions 38% 18%
Strikes landed per minute 5.38 1.81
Striking accuracy 43% 88%
Striking absorbed per minute 5.80 1.41
Striking defense 48% 50%
Takedown average 0.00 4.83
Takedown accuracy 0% 34%
Takedown defense 78% 0%
Submission average 0.00 1.20

Nzechukwu vs Marques Betting Picks

The rise of Kennedy Nzechukwu in the UFC is seemed inevitable and according to the best ufc betting picks, he should take this win against Danilo Marques. This match should finish with a second-round knockout.