In a featherweight match for UFC Fight Night, Nate Landwehr will fight Movsar Evloev Saturday live from Las Vegas and available on ESPN+.
The 32-year-old Landwehr enters the octagon as the underdog, with this being his third fight in 2020 and in the UFC. Landwehr has a professional fighting record of 14-3, and his last fight happened at UFC on ESPN 8 where he defeated Darren Elkins by unanimous decision. He will try to win on Saturday by landing a ton of significant strikes. He averages 6.89 strikes per 15 minutes, with an accuracy of 43 percent. But Landwher gets a lot of strikes in return with 7.22 per minute, while he defends them at 52 percent.
As for Evloev, he walks into the UFC APEX with a flawless professional fighting record of 13-0. The 5-foot-8 fighter last fought in July at UFC on ESPN 14, defeating Mike Grundy by unanimous decision.
The 26-year-old Evloev is an aggressive fighter who will try to use grappling to his advantage. The Russian mixed martial artist has 3.00 takedowns per 15 minutes with 33 percent inside the octagon. He also lands 4.44 strikes per 15 minutes, with 45 percent accuracy.
Here are the odds and betting splits at DraftKings Sportsbook for Nate Landwehr vs. Movsar Evloev at UFC Fight Night on December 5th.
Odds and Betting splits
Nate Landwehr: +400 (52% of action, 16% of bets)
Movsar Evloev: -590, (48% of action, 84% of bets)
Winning method splits
Nate Landwehr: $6,900
Movsar Evloev: $9,300
The undefeated Evloev comes into this fight not only as the prohibitive favorite, but also the highest-priced fighter on Saturday night. In his short UFC career, Evloev has scored well at the $9100 value twice, producing 83 and 69.5 fantasy points. Against Grundy, the 26-year-old landing 79 significant strikes, while in his UFC debut against Choi, he only landed 50 significant. But the difference there was Evolev had five takedowns and one advance, which helped him score well.
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