UFC on ESPN 13: Alhassan vs Lazzez 07/15/2020 Analysis, Odds and Predictions
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
UFC on ESPN 13: Alhassan vs Lazzez 07/15/2020 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is holding another fight card just three days after UFC 251 and it is another blockbuster with UFC on ESPN 13. This event is set to happen this Wednesday, July 15 and it will be in “Fight Island” located in Abu Dhabi, UAE. There will be no audience watching the fight but fans can see the matches through Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass. The main event will have Calvin Kattar entering the cage with the rising Dan Ige as both fighters want to increase their ranking in the featherweight division. The main card will also have welterweights Abdul Razak Alhassan facing Mounir Lazzez. This interesting welterweight match will have Alhassan as the favorites by UFC Fight Saturday Night to win over Mounir Lazzez.
UFC on ESPN 13: Alhassan vs Lazzez 07/15/2020
Abdul Razak Alhassan
Abdul Razak Alhassan is known as the “Judo Thunder” and he flew all the way from Arlington, Texas USA. He is a 34-year-old welterweight fighter that stands at five-foot-ten and has a professional MMA record of 10-1. All his wins are a way of knockout. Alhassan made his UFC debut in November 2016 and he showcased immediately that he can put anyone to the canvas by knocking out Charlie Ward in less than a minute in the first round. He tasted his first professional defeat in his next fight against Omari Akhmedov and it was a close split decision. “Judo Thunder” came back to winning form and he is now on a three-fight winning streak. His last registered match happened almost two years ago in UFC 228 as he knocked down Niko Price in the first round with a punch.
Mounir Lazzez is a six-foot-one fighter that came all the way from Tunisia. “Sniper” is a welterweight and fights out of Team Nogueira Dubai. His professional fighting record now stands at 9-1 with eight fights won via knockouts. Lazzez is about to make his MMA debut in the UFC against Alhassan. Prior to that, he fought in different organizations such as Probellum MMA, ADW-UAE, Brave CF, Phoenix Fighting Championship and Dessert Force. His last two fights all ended in the first round and the only loss that he registered was back in April 2019 as his opponent, Sasha Palatnikov took him to a full five rounds but the judges favored his opponent to win.
Alhassan vs Lazzez Betting Numbers
Alhassan vs Lazzez Betting Picks
Two fighters that own a knockout punch are set to test their endurance in the cage and this promises fireworks. With the better resume, Alhassan is favored by Sports Betting to win but Lazzez can be a surprising prospect.