UFC Fight Night 30: Lee vs Rodriguez 08/28/2021 Spread, Fight Analysis and Forecast

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UFC Fight Night 30 Lee vs Rodriguez 08-28-2021 Spread Fight Analysis and Forecast

UFC Fight Night 30: Lee vs Rodriguez 08/28/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is going to hold their last fight card for the month with UFC on ESPN 30 taking place this Saturday, August 28. The UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada will hold the matches and it can be seen at home by subscribing to either Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass. It will be Giga Chikadze putting his unblemished UFC record on the line against Edson Barbosa in the featherweight division. Kevin Lee will be in action in the main card as he takes on Daniel Rodriguez. This will be an exciting welterweight matchup but UFC betting odds see Daniel Rodriguez losing to Kevin Lee.

UFC Fight Night 30: Lee vs Rodriguez 08/28/2021

When: Saturday, August 28, 10:00 PM ET
Where: UFC APEX, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 30: Lee vs Rodriguez 08/28/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Kevin Lee -150 Daniel Rodriguez +130

Main Card

Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee is known as “The Motown Phenom” and this fighter resides at Grand Rapids, Michigan in the United States. He gets to represent and polish his skills at the Tristar Gym fight stable. Lee is in the middle of his prime at 28 years old and has been more comfortable competing at the lightweight division. He comes to this match with an 18-6 professional record and eight of those wins came from submissions. This fighter was able to pick up a win over Gregor Gillespie in UFC 244 with a devastating head kick knockout in the first round. He was not able to sustain the momentum as he lost to Charles Oliviera just this match via guillotine choke submission.

Daniel Rodriguez

Daniel Rodriguez is a veteran fighter at 34 years old and his hometown is located at Alhambra, California in the USA. The 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu fight stable has been responsible for handling his MMA career. Rodriguez stands at six feet and he is known as “D-Rod” whenever he steps inside the MMA cage. He will come in this matchup with a 15-2 record and eight of those wins came from knockouts while four are submissions. Losing to Nicholas Daly in UFC 255, Rodriguez was able to bounce back winning back-to-back matches. Mike Perry was his first opponent and his next match was just this July against Preston Parsons who he knocked out in the first round.

Lee vs Rodriguez Betting Numbers

Record 18-6-0 15-2-0
Last Fight Loss Win
Country USA USA
Height 5’9″ 6’0″
Weight (lbs) 155 170
Reach (in) 77 74
Win by KO/TKO 17% 53%
Win by Submission 44% 27%
Decisions 39% 20%
Strikes landed per minute 3.90 8.07
Striking accuracy 42% 48%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.23 5.71
Striking defense 51% 56%
Takedown average 3.21 1.00
Takedown accuracy 43% 55%
Takedown defense 75% 83%
Submission average 0.80 0.20

Lee vs Rodriguez Betting Picks

Daniel Rodriguez is coming to this match bringing his momentum from winning against Preston Parsons. He is the favored fighter to win in the sportsbook against Kevin Lee and expects this match to end via knockout by the second round.