UFC 211 – Main Event Card Analysis

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Article written by Ja Shia, Co-founder at Cage Against the Machine.

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Welcome back to our inaugural UFC main card preview! At CATM, we are looking forward to analysing upcoming fights and other UFC related issues through a combination of some data-grappling and intellectual-strikes. We hope these articles help you gain some insight into future fights and (most importantly) that you enjoy reading these!

 

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According to Ja

Alvarez vs. Poirier

I better see Strikeforce Eddie show up. Dustin is just way too inconsistent. Alvarez via Decision.”
Cejudo vs. Baby Pettis
Cejudo by Stoppage TKO. In the past, the Pettis bros have not been good at ground game, and I don’t think that has changed much. Cejudo’s wrestling will be too much, and he’ll inevitably gain position and win via ground and pound.
Jedrzejczyk  vs Andrade
I have bet against Joanna in the past and lost, and refuse to do it again. Also I know that the villainous Doctor JK Akins will be in there saying that Andrade is the only one to take out the Champion. I don’t think she has it in the gas tank. This is going to Decision, and still...”

Miocic VS Dos Santos

JDS is too old to be doing this again, and this won’t be like the last slug fest. Miocic boxing is next level, and his hand’s are planet killers. I’m going to say 1st round KO, and still…