UFC ON ABC 4: Ulberg vs Potieria 05/13/2023 – Carlos Ulberg and Ihor Potieria lock horns in a light heavyweight encounter that is part of the main card of UFC On ABC 4. Fights under this card will begin at 3:00 PM ET at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. Ulberg is looking to stretch his winning run to four matches as he takes on Potieria, who knocked out retiring former UFC 205-pound champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. The Auckland-born fighter is the overwhelming favorite in this bout against Potieria, according to online MMA fight odds.
UFC ON ABC 4: Ulberg vs Potieria 05/13/2023
|When:||Saturday, May 13, 3:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Spectrum Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA|
|Stream:||UFC Fight Pass|
UFC ON ABC 4: Ulberg vs Potieria 05/13/2023 Odds
Ulberg (7-1, 3-1 UFC) had an excellent 2022 as he won three straight matches against Fabio Cherant, Tafon Nchukwi and Nicolae Negumereanu. Fighting in his fifth match in the octagon, “Black Jag” aims to make it four in a row and improve his status in the 205-pound class. The 32-year-old is excellent in striking as he normed 8.27 significant strikes per minute and has an accuracy rate of 62%. The Auckland MMA fighter has absorbed 3.53 strikes per minute and defended 53% of the attempts launched against him. He has a takedown average of 0.99 per 15 minutes and is perfect in takedown accuracy and defense. Ulberg has stopped five of his opponents and all of them by knockout.
Potieria (19-3, 1-0 UFC) bounced back from his debut loss against Negumereanu by defeating Rua in his last bout. The Ukrainian pummelled Rua and it took him four minutes and five seconds to secure the win. Potieria was able to land 4.72 significant strikes per minute and has an accuracy of 56%. He absorbed 5.45 strikes per minute. He has not tried a takedown in his first two UFC matches and has a 33% takedown defense. The fighter known as “The Duelist” has 15 stoppages in 19 wins with nine coming by knockout and six by submissions.
Ulberg vs Potieria Betting Numbers
|Win by KO/TKO||71%||47%|
|Win by Submission||0%||32%|
|Strikes landed per minute||N/A||N/A|
|Striking absorbed per minute||N/A||N/A|
Ulberg vs Potieria Betting Picks
Potieria will be the underdog in the light heavyweight encounter against Ulberg, as per online weekend sports picks. However, he has the capacity to surprise and dominate opponents just like what he did against Rua. On the other hand, Ulberg has proven his capability to demolish rivals and he will be the overwhelming favorite for this clash. Expect a knockout in this match as the two has the hands to put opponents down to the canvas.