UFC on ESPN 24: Hawes vs Daukaus 05/08/2021 Spread, Fight Analysis and Forecast

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UFC on ESPN 24 Hawes vs Daukaus 05-08-2021 Spread Fight Analysis and Forecast

UFC on ESPN 24: Hawes vs Daukaus 05/08/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship has come up with another exciting event with UFC on ESPN happening this Saturday, May 8 inside the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. This fight card will still be a closed-door event but fans can opt to subscribe to Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass to watch. The main event will be featuring fast-rising female flyweight Marina Rodriguez taking on Michelle Waterson. Some middleweight action is happening in the undercard with Phil Hawes fighting Kyle Daukaus. Kyle Daukaus is set by UFC live betting as the best bet to win this matchup against Philip Hawes. 

UFC on ESPN 24: Hawes vs Daukaus 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: Hawes vs Daukaus 05/08/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Phil Hawes +110 Kyle Daukaus -130

Phil Hawes

Phil Hawes carries an interesting ring name as the evil transformer “Megatron”. He is 32 years old and hails from Little Ferry in New Jersey, USA. His MMA training is being supplied by Sanford MMA. Hawes stands at five-eleven and has been fighting at the middleweight division for most of his career. He has a professional MMA record of 10-2 and seven of those wins came from knockouts. This is going to be his third fight in the UFC and has won both of the matches given to him. The first one was against Jacob Malkoun and the most recent was with Nassourdine Imamov in UFC Fight Night 185 just this February 2021.

Kyle Daukaus

Kyle Daukaus is a 28-year-old fighter and his hometown is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the USA. He has been representing and sharpening his skills at the Martinez BJJ stable. Daukaus stands at six-foot-three and has been fighting in the middleweight division as well. He already had 11 professional fights and has only lost once. Eight of his wins came from submissions. After tasting his first career loss during his UFC debut against Brendan Allen, Daukaus was able to bounce back and won his first fight in the organization during UFC 255 against Dustin Stoltzfus via unanimous decision.

Hawes vs Daukaus Betting Numbers

Record 10-2-0 10-1-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country USA USA
Height 5’11” 6’3″
Weight (lbs) 185 185
Reach (in) 77 76
Win by KO/TKO 70% 0%
Win by Submission 20% 80%
Decisions 10% 20%
Strikes landed per minute 2.84 3.69
Striking accuracy 52% 59%
Striking absorbed per minute 4.18 2.16
Striking defense 47% 42%
Takedown average 3.13 2.33
Takedown accuracy 35% 41%
Takedown defense 0% 94%
Submission average 0.00 1.70

Hawes vs Daukaus Betting Picks

These two fighters almost have the same experience inside the MMA cage but according to the top sports gambling website, Kyle Daukaus is the better bet to win and will be submitting Phil Hawes in the third round.