Frankie Saenz and Sirwan Kakai square off Saturday night in Nashville during UFC Fight Night with the -15 favorite, Saenz isn’t a huge threat to force Kakai into a submission as 50 percent of his fights have resulted in the judge’s decision. Saenz takes the mat on August 8th, 2015, winning six fights in a row and is off a February victory over Iuri Alcantara. The WagerTalk team takes a quick glance at the UFC Fight Night 73 from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee of Frankie Saenz vs. Sirwan Kakai Odds Preview.
The two bantamweights are just one of several bouts for the August 8th event at Bridgestone Arena on the undercard of UFC Fight Night:
Saenz, who is on a six-fight winning streak is a former college wrestler from Arizona State. Kakai, born in Sweden, is coming off a unanimous decision over Danny Martinez in his huge UFC debut.
According to MMA sources this Fox Sports 1 broadcast will find a efficient Saenz, who is averaging just under four significant strikes per minute with an accuracy percentage of nearly 50 percent. His opponent, Saenz, has a more ground and pound style averaging four take-downs with an accuracy percentage of over 60 percent. Saenz will have turned 35 years of age by the time these two take the mat on Aug 8th but is agile and quick for a fighter his age. in four days after this fight. Saenz is coming off arguably the biggest win of his career and is the pre-fight favorite according to Bovada Online Sportsbook at -150.
The main event will feature No. 6-ranked light heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux, a former University of Tennessee linebacker, against No. 5 Glover Teixeira, which will be featured with an odds preview later this week at WagerTalk.
FIGHT ODDS UFC FIGHT NIGHT 73 – BRIDGESTONE ARENA, NASHVILLE, USA Sport Category
UFC Fight Night Odds provided by Bovada Online Sportsbook
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Frankie Saenz vs Sirwan Kakai