UFC on ESPN 24: Benoit vs Adashev 05/08/2021 Forecast, Tips and Results

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UFC on ESPN 24 Benoit vs Adashev 05-08-2021 Forecast Tips and Results

UFC on ESPN 24: Benoit vs Adashev 05/08/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is taking things up a notch as they follow up a successful fight card with UFC on ESPN 24 taking place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada this Saturday, May 8. This event will be in closed doors. But, UFC Fight Pass and Pay Per View subscription is available for fans to enjoy the fights at home. Marina Rodriguez is trying to go closer to a title fight in the women’s flyweight division but Michelle Waterson is in the way. Ryan Benoit is also slated to take on Zarrukh Adashev in a flyweight matchup. UFC parlay betting today has Ryan Benoit heading to this fight with the upper hand against Zarrukh Adashev.

UFC on ESPN 24: Benoit vs Adashev 05/08/2021

When: Saturday, May 8, 5:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC on ESPN 24: Benoit vs Adashev 05/08/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Ryan Benoit -120 Zarrukh Adashev EV

Ryan Benoit

Ryan Benoit carries the ring name as the “Baby Face” and this fighter hails from Dallas, Texas in the USA. This natural flyweight has been representing and training at the Janjira Muay Thai fight team. Benoit stands at five-foot-five and he has a professional fighting record of 10-7. Eight of his wins came from knockouts while also having a submission and decision victory under his name. This is his 9th fight in the organization. This fighter is coming into this match on back-to-back losses. The first was with Heili Alateng in a tight split decision in UFC Fight Night 165. The most recent was against Tim Elliot just this July 2020 which resulted in a unanimous decision loss for Benoit.

Zarukh Adashev

Zarrukh Adashev is a 28-year-old fighter and his hometown is located in Brooklyn, New York in the USA. He is known as “The Lion” inside the cage and also trains at the Lions Martial Arts Gym fight team. Adashev is a five-foot-seven fighter that has been comfortable performing at the flyweight division. He has an even professional MMA record of 3-3 with two of those wins coming from knockouts. This fighter had two fights already in the UFC and has lost both of them. His debut match was against Tyson Nam and got knocked out in the first round while his next fight was a unanimous decision loss against Su Mudaerji just this January 2021 in UFC on ESPN 20.

Benoit vs Adashev Betting Numbers

Record 10-7-0 3-3-0
Last Fight Loss Loss
Country USA USA
Height 5’5″ 5’7″
Weight (lbs) 125 125
Reach (in) 68 65
Win by KO/TKO 80% 67%
Win by Submission 10% 0%
Decisions 10% 33%
Strikes landed per minute 2.95 1.93
Striking accuracy 41% 23%
Striking absorbed per minute 3.40 3.35
Striking defense 60% 60%
Takedown average 0.33 0.00
Takedown accuracy 25% 0%
Takedown defense 70% 0%
Submission average 0.50 0.00

Benoit vs Adashev Betting Picks

This fight could be closer than expected. Zarrukh Adashev should try to knock out Ryan Benoit but the ground will be his weakness. The best UFC oddsmaker sees Benoit taking the victory in the third round with a submission.