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UFC on ESPN 12: Witt vs Sato 06/27/2020 UFC Tips, Betting Results and Analysis

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UFC on ESPN 12 Witt vs Sato 06-27-2020 UFC Tips Betting Results and Analysis

UFC on ESPN 12: Witt vs Sato 06/27/2020 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship has been the most resilient sports organization as they are holding their eighth fight card since returning to business from the nationwide sports lockout. UFC on ESPN 12 is slated to happen this Saturday, June 27 at the UFC Apex and it will be shown through Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass. The main event will put two top lightweights inside the cage with former UFC interim champion Justin Poirier faces Dan Hooker. In the undercard, it will be featuring an interesting welterweight battle with Takashi Sato and Jason Witt. According to UFC Vegas Odds, Takashi Sato holds the advantage and is expected to take this match against Jason Witt.

UFC on ESPN 12: Witt vs Sato 06/27/2020

When: Saturday, June 27, 5:00 PM ET
Where: UFC APEX, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC on ESPN 12: Witt vs Sato 06/27/2020 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Jason Witt Takashi Sato

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Jason Witt

Jason Witt is known as the “Vanilla Gorilla” and this 33-year-old fighter came from Kansas City, Missouri. He stands at five-foot-ten and trains at the Glory MMA & Fitness fight team. He owns a professional record of 17-5 with seven wins through submission. Witt is going to be making his UFC debut against Takashi Sato and expect him to showcase what he can do in the world’s biggest stage. Prior to coming to the UFC, he was a fighter that fought in multiple organizations such as Fighting Alliance Championship, Final Fight Championship, Cageside Promotions, Chosen Few Fighting Championship and LFA.

Takashi Sato

Takashi Sato is a 30-year-old welterweight fighter that came all the way from Tokyo, Japan.  He stands at five-foot-ten and hones his skills at Tribe Tokyo MMA. His professional MMA record stands at 15-3 with ten wins through the way of knockout. Sato made his UFC debut in April 2019 at UFC Fight Night 150 and he made a very good impression by putting Ben Saunders to the ground with a TKO through punches and elbows. A few months after, he was put inside the cage together with Belal Muhammad in UFC 242 where he tasted his first defeat via rear-naked choke in the third round. Prior to coming to the UFC, Sato was making waves in Pancrase where most of his fights were made. 

Witt vs Sato Betting Numbers

Record 17-5-0 15-3-0
Last Fight Win Loss
Country United States Japan
Height 5′ 10″ 5′ 10″
Weight (lbs) 170 170
Reach (inches) 70 73
Win by KO/TKO 18% 67%
Win by Submission 41% 13%
Decisions 35% 20%
Strikes landed per minute 0 3.13
Striking accuracy 0% 36%
Striking absorbed per minute 0 5.22
Striking defense 0% 51%
Takedown average 0 0.82
Takedown accuracy 0% 50%
Takedown defense 0% 77%
Submission average 0 0

Witt vs Sato Betting Picks

With no UFC experience, Relentless Sportsbook is easy to pick the Japanese fighter Takashi Sato to win over his opponent. Witt is expected to try to put Sato on the ground as his strength is in the mat but he has to go through the punches of his opponent.