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UFC on ESPN 19: Benitez vs Jaynes 12/05/2020 Results, Analysis and Odds

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UFC on ESPN 19 Benitez vs Jaynes 12-05-2020 Results Analysis and Odds

UFC on ESPN 19: Benitez vs Jaynes 12/05/2020 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to make their first mark of the month with UFC on ESPN 19 happening this Saturday, December 5. This event will be held inside the closed doors of the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Fans are not yet allowed inside the venue and they have UFC Fight Pass or Pay Per View to catch the fights. The biggest draw for this fight card will be a middleweight battle between Jack Hermansson and Marvin Vettori. Also in the main card, you have another lightweight match happening with Gabriel Benitez and Justin Jaynes. This fight promises fireworks and it is forecasted by UFC Live Betting that Justin Jayes is the underdog to Gabriel Benitez.

UFC on ESPN 19: Benitez vs Jaynes 12/05/2020

When: Saturday, December 5, 7:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC on ESPN 19: Benitez vs Jaynes 12/05/2020 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Gabriel Benitez -220 Justin Jaynes +180

Gabriel Benitez

Gabriel Benitez is a 32-year-old fighter and he came all the way from Tijuana, Baja California in Mexico. He stands at five-foot-eight and gets his skills sharpened at the American Kickboxing Academy. Benitez carries the ring name of “Moggly” and this natural lightweight now has a professional fighting record of 21-8. Those 21 victories are divided into 10 submissions, seven knockouts and four decisions. He is coming in this matchup with Justin Jaynes from back-to-back losses and hopes to avoid a losing streak. His most recent fight happened just this May against Omar Morales and he lost that fight via unanimous decision.

Justin Jaynes

Justin Jaynes is known as “Guitar Hero” and this 31-year old fighter is just a stone’s throw away from the venue as he lives in Las Vegas, Nevada in the USA. He will be representing Xtreme Couture in this upcoming match. Jaynes is five-foot-eight tall and he has been fighting mostly at the lightweight division in his career. He now has a professional MMA record of 16-5 with half of his wins coming from knockouts. This will be the third match of Jaynes in the organization and he split his first two matches to one win and a loss. He is coming from a tough defeat against Gavin Tucker in UFC Fight Night 173 just this August through RNC in the third round.

Benitez vs Jaynes Betting Numbers

Benitez
Jaynes
Record 21-9-0 16-5-0
Last Fight Loss Loss
Country Mexico USA
Height 5’8″ 5’7″
Weight 155 lbs 145 lbs
Reach 71″ 68″
Win by KO/TKO 33% 50%
Win by Submission 48% 31%
Decisions 19% 13%
Strikes landed per minute 4.14 4.60
Striking accuracy 38% 43%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.16 7.34
Striking defense 71% 59%
Takedown average 0.18 0.00
Takedown accuracy 50% 0%
Takedown defense 50% 50%
Submission average 1.20 1.20

Benitez vs Jaynes Betting Picks

This will be an interesting battle but according to Relentless Sportsbook, it is Justin Jaynes that will be taking the victory from Gabriel Benitez. Expect the match to mostly being fought through the standup and it may reach the judges’ scorecards.