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UFC on ESPN 23: Kamaka III vs Brown 05/01/2021 Odds, Picks and Predictions

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UFC on ESPN 23 Kamaka III vs Brown 05-01-2021 Odds Picks and Predictions

UFC on ESPN 23: Kamaka III vs Brown 05/01/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship will be starting the month with a very intriguing fight card with UFC on ESPN 23 happening this Saturday, May 1. The organization will return to the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Fans can opt to subscribe to UFC Fight Pass and Pay Per View to enjoy the matches safely at home. The biggest draw so far is a light heavyweight matchup featuring rising star Jiri Prochazka taking on top three contender Dominick Reyes. A featherweight matchup can be seen in the undercard as Kai Kamaka III fights TJ Brown. It is forecasted in live UFC odds 2021 that Kai Kamaka III should be the fighter taking home the victory against TJ Brown. 

UFC on ESPN 23: Kamaka III vs Brown 05/01/2021

When: Saturday, May 1, 7:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC on ESPN 23: Kamaka III vs Brown 05/01/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Kai Kamaka III -145 TJ Brown +125

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Kai Kamaka III

Kai Kamaka III is known as “The Fighting Hawaiian” whenever he steps in the cage as he hails from Waipahu, Hawaii in the USA. Like most fighters that came from Hawaii, he also represents 808 Fight Factory. Kamaka stands at five-foot-seven and he has been comfortable fighting in the featherweight division. His professional fighting record is now at 8-3 and seven of those victories came from decisions. This is going to be the third fight of Kamaka in the organization. His debut match against Tony Kelley ended in a victory but his follow-up fight against Jonathan Pearce a few months after ended with a TKO in the second round.

TJ Brown

TJ Brown is a 30-year-old fighter and his hometown is located in Little Rock in Arkansas, USA. He is known as “Downtown” whenever he steps in the cage and represents the Westside Fight Team. Brown has been a natural at the flyweight division and this five-foot-nine fighter has a professional fighting record of 14-8. Nine of his wins came from submissions while also owning four knockouts and one decision under his name. Life has been tough for Brown as he entered the UFC. He has already been given two fights and both ended up in losses. His most recent matchup was with Danny Chavez in UFC 252 which he lost via unanimous decision.

Kamaka III vs Brown Betting Numbers

Kamaka III
Record 8-3-0 14-8-0
Last Fight Loss Loss
Country USA USA
Height 5’7″ 5’9″
Weight (lbs) 145 145
Reach (in) 69 72
Win by KO/TKO 0% 29%
Win by Submission 19% 64%
Decisions 88% 7%
Strikes landed per minute 6.58 3.22
Striking accuracy 60% 42%
Striking absorbed per minute 6.74 2.21
Striking defense 49% 50%
Takedown average 3.68 4.92
Takedown accuracy 75% 60%
Takedown defense 37% 40%
Submission average 0.60 0.40

Kamaka III vs Brown Betting Picks

Kai Kamaka has a good upside in this career right now while TJ Brown had a hard chance adapting to the way fights are being done in the UFC. Putting your pick on the more experienced fighter is very logical as the best sports betting site also has Kamaka winning in this matchup.