UFC ON ESPN 29: Guida vs Madsen 08/21/2021 Picks, Predictions and Previews

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UFC ON ESPN 29 Guida vs Madsen 08-21-2021 Picks Predictions and Previews

UFC ON ESPN 29: Guida vs Madsen 08/21/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is going to hold their third fight card for the month and it is UFC on ESPN 29 commencing this coming Saturday, August 21. The UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada is going to be the venue and it will be closed to the public. Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass subscription is a great way to enjoy the matches safely at home. Jason Cannonier is looking for a shot at the UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya but he has to go through Kelvin Gastelum in the main event. The co-main event features fan-favorite Clay Guida fighting Mark Madsen. This is going to be an interesting lightweight match but according to UFC fight odds, Mark Madsen is the favored fighter to win over veteran Clay Guida.

UFC ON ESPN 29: Guida vs Madsen 08/21/2021

When: Saturday, August 21, 10:00 PM ET
Where: UFC APEX, Las Vegas, Nevada
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC ON ESPN 29: Guida vs Madsen 08/21/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Clay Guida +135 Mark O. Madsen -155

Main Card

Clay Guida

Clay Guida is a 39-year-old fight veteran and his hometown is located at Round Lake, Illinois in the United States. He has been training and representing the renowned Team Alpha Male for most of his career. Guida carries an interesting ring name as “The Carpenter” and this five-foot-seven fighter has a professional fight record of 36-20. He has 15 decisions, 13 submissions and seven knockouts under his illustrious name. After losing back-to-back matches against Jim Miller and Bobby Green, Guida is still racking up wins at his age after beating Michael Johnson in UFC Fight Night 184. That match was won through a grueling full three rounds via unanimous decision.

Mark O. Madsen

Mark Madsen carries the ring name “Olympian” and he flew all the way from Nykobing Falster in Denmark for this match. Rumble Sports fight team has been responsible for preparing him to be a more well-rounded MMA fighter. Madsen is already 36 years old and has been competing comfortably in the lightweight division. He will be carrying an undefeated record of 10-0 and his wins are almost divided into three knockouts, three submissions and four decisions. This is going to be the third fight of Madsen inside the UFC cage. His debut match was against Danilo Belluardo and won that match via first-round KO. The next match was with Austin Hubbard in UFC 248 and he earned a unanimous decision win.

Guida vs Madsen Betting Numbers

Record 36-20-0 10-6-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country USA Denmark
Height 5’7″ 5’10”
Weight (lbs) 155 170
Reach (in) 70 72
Win by KO/TKO 19% 30%
Win by Submission 36% 30%
Decisions 42% 40%
Strikes landed per minute 2.44 2.28
Striking accuracy 34% 42%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.57 2.53
Striking defense 63% 46%
Takedown average 3.36 8.33
Takedown accuracy 38% 64%
Takedown defense 68% 0%
Submission average 0.70 0.00

Guida vs Madsen Betting Picks

Mark Madsen may have entered the field of MMA at a late age but his Olympic experience has been his sharpest knife. He is seen in the top online sportsbook as the fighter that will take a victory over Clay Guida.