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UFC ON ESPN 29: Pichel vs Hubbard 08/21/2021 Spread, Fight Analysis and Forecast

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UFC ON ESPN 29 Pichel vs Hubbard 08-21-2021 Spread Fight Analysis and Forecast

UFC ON ESPN 29: Pichel vs Hubbard 08/21/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to mark its third event this month with UFC on ESPN 29 happening this Saturday, August 21. It will be held in closed doors at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Fans can get to watch the matches through Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass subscription. The main event features a middleweight bout between veteran fighter Kelvin Gastelum trying to make another good run taking on Jared Cannonier. A lightweight match is in the main card with Vinc Pichel fighting Austin Hubbard. According to UFC betting odds, this is going to be a close match as both fighters, Austin Hubbard and Vincent Pichel are called even at -110.

UFC ON ESPN 29: Pichel vs Hubbard 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: Pichel vs Hubbard 08/21/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Vinc Pichel -110 Austin Hubbard -110

Main Card

Vinc Pichel

Vinc Pichel carries a ring name “From Hell” but he resides at Simi Valley, California in the United States. He has been polishing his MMA skills at the Big John McCarthy’s Ultimate Training Academy. Pichel is 38 years old and stands at five-foot-ten. He has been natural at the lightweight division and has only lost twice in 15 matches. He has eight knockout victories under his name and the rest are earned through decisions. After losing to Gregor Gillespie in UFC Fight Night 131, he went back to his winning ways and was able to pick up back-to-back wins. Roosevelt Roberts and Jim Miller were his conquered opponents and both won via unanimous decisions.

Austin Hubbard

Austin Hubbard is a 29-year-old fighter and he came all the way from the rocky mountains of Denver, Colorado in the United States. The Elevation Fight Team has been representing him in his professional bouts. Hubbard is known as the “Thud” whenever he steps inside the MMA cage and he has been competing at the lightweight division. His professional record is 13-5 and six of those wins are from unanimous decisions. Heading into this match, he was able to pick up a win over Dakota Bush in UFC on ESPN 22 via unanimous decision. It was a comeback win after losing to Joe Solecki in UFC on ESPN 15 via rear-naked choke.

Pichel vs Hubbard Betting Numbers

Pichel
Hubbard
Record 9-9-0 8-4-0
Last Fight Win Win
Country USA USA
Height 5’10” 5’10”
Weight (lbs) 155 155
Reach (in) 72 71
Win by KO/TKO 62% 38%
Win by Submission 0% 15%
Decisions 38% 46%
Strikes landed per minute 3.20 3.66
Striking accuracy 46% 50%
Striking absorbed per minute 2.28 2.61
Striking defense 56% 59%
Takedown average 3.83 0.81
Takedown accuracy 60% 66%
Takedown defense 20% 58%
Submission average 0.30 0.00

Pichel vs Hubbard Betting Picks

This is going to be a tough call to make as both fighters are very evenly matched up in the online sportsbook. Vinc Pichel should be a good pick over Austin Hubbard to win as he has been carrying back-to-back wins.