UFC 223 Khabib vs Holloway


UFC 223 Khabib vs Holloway

April 7, 2018 Brooklyn, New York

*odds are from 5dimes as of 1am pacific 4/3/18


Early Prelims

Zabit Magomedsharipov (14-1) $9500 -850 vs Kyle Bochniak (8-2) $6700 +575

Zabit Magomedsharipov 2-0 in the UFC. one of the top prospects with super flashy strikes wicked submissions very fluid movement, well rounded development

Kyle Bochniak 2-2 in the UFC. very tough fighter has solid power in his right hand decent grappler


Devin Clark (8-2) $8400 -115 vs Michael Rodriguez (9-2) $7800 -105

Devin Clark 2-2 in the UFC. good grappler with good striking tends to not

Michael Rodriguez making his UFC debut. Athletic aggressive striker won his Dana White’s contender series fight by vicious KO/TKO


Bec Rawlings (7-7) $7400 +175 vs Ashlee Evans-Smith (5-3) $8800 -210

Bec Rawlings 2-4 in the UFC. Brawler that likes to exchange in the pocket does have weight cutting issues

Ashlee Evans-Smith 2-3 in the UFC. Grappler by trade she does have decent stand up, advantage with her submission ability


Alex Caceres (13-11 1NC) $8500 -140 vs Artem Lobov (14-14 1NC) $7700 +120

Alex Caceres 8-9 1NC in the UFC. “Bruce Leeroy” karate type style does have solid grappling, but his fight IQ is low

Artem Lobov 2-4 in the UFC. Brawler with a come forward “Frankenstein” style has power in his short-left hook


FS1 Prelims


#14 Evan Dunham (18-6-1) $8100 -130 vs Olivier Aubin-Mercier (11-2) $8100 +110  

Evan Dunham 11-6-1 in the UFC. Gritty veteran has solid grappling and solid striking can eat shots like skittles, slick submission skills

Olivier Aubin-Mercier 6-2 in the UFC. Athletic Grappler with solid striking



Joe Lauzon (24-15) $8900 -170 vs Chris Gruetzemacher (13-3) $7300 +150

Joe Lauzon 14-11 in the UFC. long time veteran slick submission skills with good striking tends to gas as the fight goes on

Chris Gruetzemacher 2-2 in the UFC. Cardio for days pressure come forward fighter with volume striking does have decent power not one shot knockout power


#3 Ray Borg (11-3) $9200 -270 vs #7 Brandon Moreno (14-4) $7000 +230

Ray Borg 5-3 in the UFC. fast paced grappler very focused fight style solid striking and a never give up mentality

Brandon Moreno 3-1 in the UFC. grappler by trade with brawler type striking style likes turning his fights into brawls


#4 Karolina Kowalkiewicz (11-2) $9000 -190 vs #8 Felice Herrig (14-6) $7200 +165

Karolina Kowalkiewicz 4-2 in the UFC. very technical striker she can take damage and dish it out

Felice Herrig 5-1 in the UFC. solid grappling with average striking once she takes her opponents down she has intense top control and strong ground and pound and good submissions


Main Card


#11 Al Iaquinta (13-3-1) $8200 -115 vs Paul Felder (15-3) $8000 -105

Al Iaquinta 8-2 in the UFC. striker with power in his right hand and solid leg kicks tends to rely on the power shot, decent grappling

Paul Felder 7-3 in the UFC. technical aggressive come forward striker with nasty elbows, solid kicks solid grappling


#9 Michael Chiesa (14-3) $8600 -135 vs #12 Anthony Pettis (20-7) $7600 +115

Michael Chiesa 7-3 in the UFC. grappler with slick submission skills uses his striking to set up the takedowns

Anthony Pettis 7-6 in the UFC. striker fights well from distance with solid grappling slick submission skills


#11 Renato Moicano (11-1-1) $7500 +125 vs #13 Calvin Kattar (18-2) $8700 -145

Renato Moicano 3-1 in the UFC. grappler by trade with solid striking adapts his fight plan to each fight

Calvin Kattar 2-0 1NC in the UFC. come forward technical striker very durable



[C] Rose Namajunas (8-3) $7900 +115 vs #1 Joanna Jedrzejczyk (14-1) $8300 -125

Rose Namajunas 5-2 in the UFC. known for her Jiu Jitsu but her striking is what has been the difference in her evolving fight game

Joanna Jedrzejczyk 8-1 in the UFC. Aggressive pressure come forward fighter she can pick her opponents apart


#2 Khabib Nurmagomedov (25-0) $9100 -255 vs [C] Max Holloway (19-3) $7100 +235

Max Hollway 15-3 in the UFC. The Blessed One taking this fight on 6 days’ notice!!! All I can really say is WOW talk about putting your nuts on the table dude is a true warrior. He is coming off an injury without a full training camp, but if anyone can shock the world it would be Max

Khabib Nurmagomedov 9-0 in the UFC. Arguably one of the fiercest fighters to take the cage has aggressive takedowns and smothering top control stronger than grandma’s gravy over biscuits. Khabib overwhelms his opponents with relentless pressure his striking is solid and has cardio for days. Take this into context he wrestled bears an 8-year-old and he has a record of 25-0