UFC on ESPN 21: Song vs Griffin 03/20/2021 UFC Previews, Spread and Fight Analysis

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UFC on ESPN 21 Song vs Griffin 03-20-2021 UFC Previews Spread and Fight Analysis

UFC on ESPN 21: Song vs Griffin 03/20/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to put up another fight card this month with UFC on ESPN 21 happening this Saturday, March 20. The UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada in the USA will be the closed-door venue for this event while fans can subscribe to watch through Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass. The biggest draw for this evening of fights will be a middleweight matchup between Kevin Holland and Derek Brunson. Song Kenan will be traveling from east to west to face Max Griffin in a welterweight match in the main card as well. This match is put in the main card as it promises explosions inside the MMA cage. Max Griffin is the safer pick to win as seen in UFC parlay betting against Kenan Song

UFC on ESPN 21: Song vs Griffin 03/20/2021

When: Saturday, March 20, 10:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC on ESPN 21: Song vs Griffin 03/20/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Kenan Song +165 Max Griffin -190

Main Card

Kenan Song

Kenan Song is a 31-year-old fighter that flew all the way from Tangshan, Hebei in China for this fight against Max Griffin. He stands at six-feet and gets his training at the Jackson-Wink MMA fight team. Song is known as “The Assasin” inside the MMA cage and has been fighting at the welterweight division for most of his career. His professional MMA record is at 16-5 with those victories divided into eight knockouts, six submissions and two decisions. Heading to this match, Song has won back-to-back matches and a win will put him on a winning streak. His last match was with Callan Potter in UFC Fight Night 168 and he took home a first-round knockout at the 2:20 mark. 

Max Griffin

Max Griffin is a five-foot-eleven fighter known as “Pain” inside the MMA cage. His hometown is located in Sacramento, California in the USA and he has been training at the Marinoble’s Martial Arts stable. Griffin has been a welterweight for most of his career and his professional record is now at 16-8. Half of those wins came from knockouts while also having six decisions and two submissions under his name as well. After suffering back-to-back losses, Griffin was able to get a victory in UFC on ESPN 17 against Ramiz Brahimaj. That fight went to the third round as the doctors stopped the fight favoring Griffin with a win.

Song vs Griffin Betting Numbers

Record 16-5-0 16-8-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country China USA
Height 6’0″ 5’11”
Weight (lbs) 170 170
Reach (in) 71 76
Win by KO/TKO 50% 50%
Win by Submission 38% 13%
Decisions 13% 38%
Strikes landed per minute 4.30 4.08
Striking accuracy 45% 48%
Striking absorbed per minute 4.20 3.91
Striking defense 56% 56%
Takedown average 0.00 1.73
Takedown accuracy 0% 53%
Takedown defense 45% 66%
Submission average 0.00 0.50

Song vs Griffin Betting Picks

Having no matches for the past year hurts Kenan Song’s chances in this matchup. Online sports betting has Max Griffin getting the confidence boost from his last match to eventually be the favored fighter against Song.