UFC Fight Night 199: Thompson vs Muhammad 12/18/2021 Odds, Picks and Predictions

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UFC Fight Night 199 Thompson vs Muhammad 12-18-2021 Odds Picks and Predictions

UFC Fight Night 199: Thompson vs Muhammad 12/18/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is going to be ending the year with a lot of explosions inside the octagon with UFC Fight Night 199. This event commences at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada this coming Saturday, December 18. Fans can subscribe to either Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass to enjoy the bouts. The main event will feature a heavyweight bout between Derrick Lewis and rising star Chris Daukaus. Co-headlining the evening is a welterweight matchup between Stephen Thompson and Belal Muhammad. It is seen in theΒ best UFC betting sites that Belal Muhammad is going to be the riskier pick against Stephen Thompson.

UFC Fight Night 199: Thompson vs Muhammad 12/18/2021

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

UFC Fight Night 199: Thompson vs Muhammad 12/18/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Stephen Thompson -220 Belal Muhammad +180

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Stephen Thompson

Stephen Thompson is a veteran fighter at 38 years old and his hometown is located in Simpsonville, South Carolina in the United States. He gets to represent both Team Upstate Karate and Pitch Black MMA. Thompson goes by the ring name as the β€œWonderboy” and this six-foot welterweight has a 16-5 professional MMA record. His wins are divided into eight knockouts, seven knockouts, and one submission. This fighter was on back-to-back wins against Goeff Neal And Vicente Luque but he was not able to convert it to a winning streak after losing to Gilbert Burns in UFC 264 through a unanimous decision.

Belal Muhammad

Belal Muhammad has a very interesting ring name as β€œRemember The Name” and he hails from Chicago, Illinois in the United States. He has been busy polishing his MMA skills at the Roufusport fight stable. Muhammad is a fighter that stands at five-foot-ten and has been comfortable competing at featherweight. At 33 years old, he already has a professional record of 19-3 and 14 of those wins came from decisions.Β Heading on to this battle, Muhammad has won five of his last six with one no-contest. Demian Maia was his most recent opponent during UFC 263 just this June and defeated him via unanimous decision.

Thompson vs Muhammad Betting Numbers

Record 16-5-1 19-3-0 (1 NC)
Last Fight Loss Win
Country United States United States
Height 6’0″ 5’11”
Weight (lbs) 170 170
Reach (in) 75 72
Win by KO/TKO 44% 21%
Win by Submission 6% 5%
Decisions 50% 74%
Strikes landed per minute 4.06 4.61
Striking accuracy 43% 42%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.75 3.80
Striking defense 58% 60%
Takedown average 0.30 1.80
Takedown accuracy 45% 28%
Takedown defense 73% 91%
Submission average 0.00 0.20

Thompson vs Muhammad Betting Picks

With the ability to finish his fights early, Stephen Thompson is a threat every second inside the cage as compared to Belal Muhammad according to the online sportsbook. He should end this bout with either a knockout or submission.