UFC Fight Night 215: Sherman vs Cortes Acosta 11/19/2022 – Chase Sherman seeks to break the unbeaten run of Waldo Cortes Acosta in a three-round clash in the heavyweight division. The fight is part of the main card of UFC Fight Night 215 that is slated to be held on Saturday, November 19, at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Both fighters are coming off wins in their previous matches as they seek to use the match as their stepping stone for their future matches. Sherman stopped Jared Vanderaa in three rounds in July while Cortes Acosta decisioned Vanderaa in his previous bout last October. The UFC money line for this fight has been updated and fans now await for an exciting clash between two of the promotion’s big boys.
UFC Fight Night 215: Sherman vs Cortes Acosta 11/19/2022
|When:||Saturday, November 19, 4:00 PM ET|
|Where:||UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Stream:||UFC Fight Pass|
UFC Fight Night 215: Sherman vs Cortes Acosta 11/19/2022 Odds
Chase Sherman (16-10, 4-9 UFC) broke his four-fight losing streak with a knockout win over Jared Vanderaa. Sherman landed 137 significant strikes out of 235 attempts against Vanderaa. This includes the third-round assault that demolished his rival en route to a technical knockout victory. The 33-year-old “Vanilla Gorilla” must upset Cortes Acosta in order to keep his UFC dream alive. Sherman has dynamite in his hands as 15 of 16 victories concluded via knockout and he will need lots of those to gain the victory.
Waldo Cortes Acosta
Waldo Cortes Acosta (8-0, 1-0 UFC) was successful in his debut bout against Vanderaa as he emerged victorious via unanimous decision on October 29. The Dominican was able to land 73 strikes against Vanderaa in 158 attempts to secure a 30-27 29-28 29-28 win. The fighter known as “Salsa Boy” comes back to the octagon after three weeks with the aim of keeping his unbeaten record intact. However, he will have his first test in the UFC when he meets a heavy-handed veteran in Sherman. Cortes Acosta needs to stave off the non-stop attacks of the American to increase his chances of winning. The 6-foot-4 fighter must avoid Sherman’s power and unleash his own attacks to beat his foe.
Sherman vs Cortes Acosta Betting Numbers
|Win by KO/TKO||94%||50%|
|Win by Submission||0%||13%|
|Strikes landed per minute||N/A||N/A|
|Striking absorbed per minute||N/A||N/A|
Sherman vs Cortes Acosta Betting Picks
The fight has the makings of an action-packed bout due to their ability to stand and bang. Both have power in striking and skills to end the fight immediately. Cortes Acosta needs to evade Sherman’s punches and counter it with his own offense to secure a victory. On the other hand, the “Vanilla Gorilla” must keep the fight as close as possible to land his signature blows and give the “Salsa Boy” his first loss of his career. MMA fight picks and parlays give Cortes Acosta a slight edge although Sherman has a fighting chance of winning the match due to his lethal punches.