UFC Fight Night 192: Tsarukyan vs Giagos 09/18/2021 Previews, Fight Spread and Analysis

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UFC Fight Night 192 Tsarukyan vs Giagos 09-18-2021 Previews Fight Spread and Analysis

UFC Fight Night 192: Tsarukyan vs Giagos 09/18/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is ready to gear up with another interesting fight card this month with UFC Fight Night 192 taking place this Saturday, September 18. The UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada will be the battlefield for the fighters and fans can watch through Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass subscription. The biggest attraction for this evening will be a light heavyweight matchup between Anthony Smith and Ryan Spann. Another lightweight match is in the main card as Arman Tsarukyan takes on Christos Giagos. This is going to be an interesting bout as UFC online odds has Christos Giagos as the huge underdog against Arman Tsarukyan.

UFC Fight Night 192: Tsarukyan vs Giagos 09/18/2021

When: Saturday, September 18, 7:00 PM ET
Where: UFC APEX, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 192: Tsarukyan vs Giagos 09/18/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Arman Tsarukyan -700 Christos Giagos +500

Main Card

Arman Tsarukyan

Arman Tsarukyan carries a very intriguing ring name as “Ahalkalakets” and his hometown is located in Khabarovsk, Russia. He has been sharpening his fighting skills at the MFP team fight stable. Tsarukyan is just entering his mid-20s at 24 years old and this five-foot-nine lightweight has only lost twice in 18 professional bouts.  Those victories are almost evenly divided into six decisions, five knockouts and five submissions. After losing to Islam Makhachev, Tsarukyan demolished his next three opponents. The first was Olivier Aubin-Mercier and Davi Ramos followed after. His most recent win was with Matt Frevola just this January by unanimous decision.

Christos Giagos

Christos Giagos is coming in this match as a 31-year-old fighter and he hails from Hawthorne, California in the United States. He gets to represent and be trained at the Black House fight stable. Giagos carries the ring name “The Spartan” and he stands at five-foot-eleven. This natural lightweight owns a professional MMA record of 19-8. Eight of those wins came from decisions while seven are knockouts. After winning against Carlton Minus in UFC fight Night 183 back in December 2020, Giagos fought again just this May in UFC 262. He was able to secure his fourth submission win against Sean Soriano with a brabo choke.

Tsarukyan vs Giagos Betting Numbers

Record 16-2-0 19-8-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country Russia United States
Height 5’9″ 5’10”
Weight (lbs) 155 155
Reach (in) 72 71
Win by KO/TKO 31% 37%
Win by Submission 31% 21%
Decisions 38% 42%
Strikes landed per minute 3.35 2.93
Striking accuracy 44% 41%
Striking absorbed per minute 1.43 2.77
Striking defense 62% 50%
Takedown average 3.5 3.38
Takedown accuracy 35% 41%
Takedown defense 78% 50%
Submission average 0 0.5

Tsarukyan vs Giagos Betting Picks

There is so much upside to the young Arman Tsarukyan’s career. Christos Giagos has been losing his beat and he is expected to be the huge underdog in the top online sportsbook in this matchup. Tsarukyan should via this match after three rounds via decision.