UFC Singapore Predictions
#5 Holly Holm (-600) vs #11 Bethe Correia (+400)
In the main event of the evening, two aggressive strikers square off. Holly Holm is coming in on a three fight losing streak and might be in a do or die scenario. Bethe Correia had a draw in her last fight so both fighters will be looking to get back in the win column. Holly Holm is world champion kick boxer, and will look to use her technique. Bethe Correia is a brawler and will look to drag this fight into a slug fest.
Prediction: Holly Holm is too much for Bethe to handle. Holly Holm KO Round 2
#13 Marcin Tybura (-235) vs #8 Andrei Arlovski (+185)
Two top 15 heavyweights square off. Former champion Andrei Arlovski was on a championship run in 2015, but now is on a four fight losing streak, and his career is hanging on by a thread. Marcin Tybura is in his fourth UFC fight, and has won his last two by KO.
Prediction: The new up and comer is too much for Arlovski, and this might be the last we see of Arlovski in the octagon. Tybura KO Round 2
Colby Covington (-325) vs #7 Dong Hyun Kim (+250)
Colby Covington has quietly got himself a 6-1 record in the UFC, but faces his first real challenge in established veteran Dong Hyun Kim. Kim is known for his striking earning himself the nickname of Stun Gun. Meanwhile, Covington has proven to be a well rounded fighter with 4 wins by submission, as well as a win by TKO.
Prediction: Colby Covington finally gets ranked. Covington DEC
#5LW Rafael Dos Anjos (-260) vs #11 Tarec Saffiedine (+200)
Rafael Dos Anjos makes his welterweight debut. He is on a two fight losing streak including losing the lightweight title. Tarec Saffiedine joined the UFC in 2014, after being the Strikeforce Welterweight Champion. Since joining the UFC, he has gone 2-3 and is on a 2 fight losing streak. Both fighters will desperately trying to get a win to get back on track.
Prediction: Rafael Dos Anjos looked really small compared to Tarec Saffiedine and will struggle to take him down. Saffiedine DEC