UFC ON ESPN 32: Chookagian vs Maia 01/15/2022 Predictions, Betting Preview and Spread

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UFC ON ESPN 32 Chookagian vs Maia 01-15-2022 Predictions Betting Preview and Spread

UFC ON ESPN 32: Chookagian vs Maia 01/15/2022 – The UItimate Fighting Championship intends to start the new year with explosions inside the octagon as UFC on ESPN 32 is set to happen this Saturday, January 15. The UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada will be the battlefield of the fighters and fans can have eyes inside by subscribing to Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass. Calvin Kattar is going to compete in the main event as he aims to end the streak of Giga Chikadze in the featherweight division. A women’s flyweight bout is in the undercard with Katlyn Chookagian battling Jennifer Maia. It is seen in UFC betting spreads that Jennifer Maia is the underdog fighter in this match against Katlyn Chookagian.

UFC ON ESPN 32: Chookagian vs Maia 01/15/2022

When: Saturday, January 15, 7:00 PM ET
Where: UFC APEX, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC ON ESPN 32: Chookagian vs Maia 01/15/2022 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Katlyn Chookagian -175 Jennifer Maia +155

Main Card

Katlyn Chookagian

Katlyn Chookagian is a 33-year-old fighter and her hometown is located in Jersey City, New Jersey in the United States. She has been representing both Team Renzo Gracie and AllStar BJJ in her bouts. Chookagian goes by the ring name as the “Blonde Fighter” and she has lost only four times in 20 professional matches. 13 of those wins came from decisions and she also owns two knockout victories. After losing to Jessica Andrade, Chookagian took victories in her next two fights. The first one was against Cynthia Calvillo and the most recent was against Viviane Araujo in UFC 262 just this May 2021.

Jennifer Maia

Jennifer Maia is at the same age as her opponent and she came all the way from Curitiba, Parana in Brazil. She has been polishing her MMA skills at the Chute Boxe fight stable and will represent them in this upcoming fight. Maia stands at five-foot-four and has been comfortable competing mainly at the flyweight division. She has a professional record of 19-7 and those wins are divided into 10 decisions, five submissions, and four knockouts. Since joining the UFC in July 2018, Maia has won four of the seven fights given to her. The most recent bout she had was against Jessica Eye in UFC 264 and that match ended in the judges’ scorecards with Maia earning all the votes.

Chookagian vs Maia Betting Numbers

Record 16-4-0 19-7-1
Last Fight Win Win
Country United States Brazil
Height 5’9″ 5’4″
Weight (lbs) 125 125
Reach (in) 68 64
Win by KO/TKO 13% 21%
Win by Submission 6% 26%
Decisions 81% 53%
Strikes landed per minute 4.57 3.80
Striking accuracy 35% 38%
Striking absorbed per minute 4.37 3.97
Striking defense 62% 55%
Takedown average 0.25 0.29
Takedown accuracy 15% 50%
Takedown defense 52% 53%
Submission average 0.40 0.10

Chookagian vs Maia Betting Picks

This is going to be an interesting bout and Katlyn Chookagian is expected in the online sportsbook to outlast Jennifer Maia. This should end up in the judges’ scorecards and Chookagian’s winning experience will be her edge.