UFC Fight Night is set to get going this weekend from UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday, August 6 at 10 p.m. ET. There is a six-bout main card highlighted by a women’s flyweight fight between Ariane Lipski and Priscili Cachoeira.
The veteran Lipski (14-7) has had mixed results since joining the UFC in 2019. She has a 3-4 record in the octagon but is coming off of a unanimous decision win over Mandy Bohm last September.
Cachoeira (11-4) has followed a similar path as Lipski since her UFC debut in February of 2018. Her first match was a submission loss to current flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko. Cachoeira, however, has won three out of her past four fights and a win Saturday could put her in the picture for a second shot at Shevchenko.
After struggling in the first round, Priscila Cachoeira (+194), the biggest underdog on the #UFC262 card, stopped Gina Mazany in the second pic.twitter.com/MU25qFGcqR— Covers (@Covers) May 15, 2021
How to watch Ariane Lipski vs. Priscilia Cachoeira
Date: Saturday, August 6
Fight time: Main card starts at 10 p.m. ET
Live stream: ESPN+
Odds/Predictions (from DraftKings Sportsbook)
Splits: 77% of handle, 72% of bets on Cachoeira
The wild-swinging Cachoeira seems like a good bet to drop Lipski, who is a bit chinny and has a tendency to get stopped. I don’t this is going to be a pretty fight by any stretch, but the finish could be thrilling...and violent.
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