This Saturday, UFC hits the road. The August 13 UFC Fight Night happens at Pechanga Arena in San Diego, California. The main events pits Marlon Vera versus Dominick Cruz. Vera will enter the Octagon the chalk. See below for more info and a free UFC Betting pick for Cruz versus Vera as well as analysis and picks for the other five bouts on the UFC Fight Night main card.
MMA Betting Preview for UFC Fight Night: Vera Vs Cruz
UFC Fight Night Vera vs Cruz Event Info
- When: Saturday, August 13 at 7:00 pm ET
- Where: Pechanga Arena, San Diego, CA
- TV / Streaming: ESPN / ESPN+
Bruno Silva -310 vs Gerald Meerschaert +250
Meerschaert has won 3-of-5. All 3 of the underdog’s victories happened in 2021 and Meerschaert won all 3 via submission.
Favored Bruno Silva has won 4-of-5. Silva lost his last fight to Alex Pereira via unanimous decision. Not only that, but Silva is 0-5 via submissions and gives up 3.5 inches in reach. Bruno should win, but the dog offers overlay odds.
UFC Fight Night: Gerald Meerschaert
Priscilla Cachoeira +160 vs Ariane Lipski -190
Cachoeira’s 11-4 record impresses. The underdog in this has won 3-of-4, 2 via knockout and the other via submission.
Ariana Lipski is 14-7. The chalk has lost 2-of-3. So why is Lipski the favorite? Both of Ariane’s losses happened against top mixed-martial-artists. Antonina Schevchenko and Monta De La Rosa are quality fighters. Lipski gets it done.
UFC Fight Night: Ariane Lipski
Devin Clark +130 vs Azamat Murzakanov -155
In one of this Saturday’s UFC Fight Night’s most competitive bouts, 13-6 Devin Clark throws down against 11-0 Azamat Murzakanov.
The favorite has incredible power. Not only that, but Clark has dropped 2 of his last 3. But the underdog in this has a 2-inches height advantage and a 4-inch reach advantage. If Devin uses his physical advantages, he can pull off the upset victory.
UFC Fight Night: Devin Clark
Yazmin Jauregui -200 vs Jasmin Lucindo +170
Chalk Yazmin Jauregui will bring an undefeated 8-0 record into the Octagon. Jasmin Lucindo has an impressive record at 13-4.
Most believe Jauregui takes this. But Lucindo has won 7 straight bouts. Also, Jasmin has won 2 by forcing her opponents to submit. All of Jauregui’s wins have come via TKO or KO. Give the underdog a chance.
UFC Fight Night: Jasmin Lucindo
Nate Landwehr +240 vs David Onama -300
Landwehr has a decent 13-4 record. But he faces a tall task beating 10-1 David Onama. The chalk has a 2 inches reach advantage and a 2 inches height advantage.
In addition, Onama has won 4-of-5 and is 6-0 via technical knockout or knockout victories. Onama is 4-0 via submission wins. The favorite takes this.
UFC Fight Night: David Onama
Marlon Vera -240 vs Dominick Cruz +200
UFC handicappers are all over Marlon Vera and for good reason. Vera’s last loss happened in 2020 in a bout versus the great Jose Aldo. Since then, Vera has fought well, beating Davey Grant and Rob Font via unanimous decision and knocking out legendary Frankie Edgar.
Underdog Dominick Cruz has a 24-3 record. Cruz has won his last couple of bouts. It’s difficult to understand why Dominick is such a huge underdog in this. The odds for sure make Cruz an overlay.
UFC Fight Night: Dominick Cruz