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Vicente Luque beats Niko Price by TKO

Vicente Luque and Niko Price square off in a welterweight bout at UFC 249. We break down the odds.

Stephen Thompson of the United States embraces Vicente Luque of the United States after their Welterweight bout during UFC 244 at Madison Square Garden on November 02, 2019 in New York City. Photo by Steven Ryan/Getty Images

Luque vs. Price results: Vicente Luque wins by TKO in the third round.

UPDATE: Latest odds, betting splits for Luque-Price

In a preliminary card welterweight bout, #13-ranked Vicente Luque takes on Niko Price as part of UFC 249 live from the Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida this Saturday.

These two have fought before, as Luque was a last-minute replacement on October 28th, 2017. Despite only having 11 days to prepare for his opponent, Luque won by D’Arce choke in the second round.

Luque, nicknamed The Silent Assassin, joined UFC in 2015 as part of The Ultimate Fighter. He reached the final but lost to Michael Graves, though he was signed anyway and won his first four fights in the promotion. He has also won six of his last seven, but fell by unanimous decision to Stephen Thompson on November 2nd of last year in his last outing.

Price is 14-3, with a 6-3 record in a UFC cage. The Cape Coral, Florida recently inked a four-fight contract with the promotion, and Luque is the first of those bouts. His last three wins have not only been knockouts, they’ve also been named Performance of The Night and Price has received the cash bonus that comes with it.

These are the odds for Vicente Luque vs. Niko Price at UFC 249 on May 9th:

Luque vs. Price

Info Luque Price
Info Luque Price
Record 17-7-1 14-3
ML Odds -265 +216
To Go the Distance Yes (+300) No (-455)
Total Rounds Over 1.5 (-106) Under 2.5 (-124)
To Win by KO, TKO or DQ +150 +365
To Win by Submission +250 +1150
To Win by Decision +460 +1000

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