UFC on ESPN 24: Greene vs de Lima 05/08/2021 Results, Analysis and Odds

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UFC on ESPN 24 Greene vs de Lima 05-08-2021 Results Analysis and Odds

UFC on ESPN 24: Greene vs de Lima 05/08/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is having its second event for the month with UFC on ESPN 24 happening this Saturday, May 8. This fight card will take place inside the halls of the UFC Apex located in Las Vegas, Nevada. The matches will be available to watch through Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass. Two female flyweight fighters are set to do battle in the main event as Michelle Waterson fights Marina Rodriguez. A heavyweight matchup is on the main card with Maurice Greene taking on Marcos Rogerio de Lima. It is seen in UFC fight odds that Maurice Greene will be defeated by Marcos Rogerio de Lima in this fight 

UFC on ESPN 24: Greene vs de Lima 05/08/2021

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

UFC on ESPN 24: Greene vs de Lima 05/08/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Maurice Greene +165 Marcos Rogerio de Lima -190

Main Card

Maurice Greene

Maurice Greene carries an interesting ring name as “The Crochet Boss” and he is a fighter that hails from Evanston, Illinois in the USA. He has been training at the Jackson-Wink MMA fight team. Greene stands at six-foot-seven and tips the scales at 255 lbs. He has been fighting at the heavyweight division and will come in this fight with a 9-5 professional MMA record. Five of those wins came from submissions. This fighter has lost three of his last four fights. His most recent match was in October 2020 in UFC Fight Night 181 against Greg Hardy. That match ended in the 1:12 in the second round with Hardy knocking out Greene. 

Marcos Rogerio de Lima

Marcos Rogerio de Lima is a 35-year-old fighter and he came all the way from Ribeirao Pires in Sao Paulo, Brazil. De Lima has been training and representing the world-famous American Top Team. De Lima is a hulking frame at six-foot-one and weighs in at 258 pounds. Heading to his next match, he has a professional fighting record of 17-7.  A dozen of those fights came from knockouts. Like his opponent, De lima has been struggling to be more consistent in the UFC. His wins and losses for the past six matches are split in between. Alexander Romanov was his opponent in November 2020 and was submitted by a forearm choke in the first round.

Greene vs de Lima Betting Numbers

de Lima
Record 9-5-0 17-7-1
Last Fight Loss Loss
Country USA Brazil
Height 6’7″ 6’1″
Weight (lbs) 255 258
Reach (in) 80 75
Win by KO/TKO 22% 71%
Win by Submission 56% 18%
Decisions 22% 12%
Strikes landed per minute 4.12 3.78
Striking accuracy 44% 54%
Striking absorbed per minute 4.37 2.53
Striking defense 45% 54%
Takedown average 0.00 0.71
Takedown accuracy 0% 60%
Takedown defense 28% 43%
Submission average 0.60 0.70

Greene vs de Lima Betting Picks

This is going to be a hard-hitting matchup and in this clash of big men, expect Maurice Greene to be knocked out by Marcos Rogerio de Lima. The final blow is expected by the best online betting website to take place in the second round.