The UFC is again in Las Vegas this week with a middleweight conflict on the prime of the invoice.
UFC Fight Night 191 takes place Saturday on the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The card streams on ESPN+.
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In the principle occasion, Derek Brunson (22-7 MMA, 13-5 UFC) takes on former welterweight title challenger Darren Till (18-3-1 MMA, 6-3-1 UFC) in what might show to be a key middleweight combat. Till is a reasonably sizable favourite at -190 at Tipico, however our 13 editors, writers, radio hosts and videographers are siding with the underdog, Brunson, at a 9-4 clip.
In the co-feature, Tom Aspinall (10-2 MMA, 3-0 UFC) meets Serghei Spivac (13-2 MMA, 4-2 UFC) in a lightweight heavyweight combat. Aspinall is the largest favourite on the principle card at -260, and he’s our solely unanimous choose at 13-0.
Also on the principle card, Alex Morono (19-7 MMA, 8-4 UFC) fights David Zawada (17-6 MMA, 1-3 UFC) at welterweight. Morono is a slight favourite at -140, and he’s acquired a giant 11-2 lead within the picks from our employees members.
Modestas Bukauskas (11-4 MMA, 1-2 UFC) takes on Khalil Rountree (8-5 MMA, 4-5 UFC) in a lightweight heavyweight bout. Bukauskas is the betting favourite at -160, however it’s underdog Rountree with a 9-4 lead from our pickers.
And to open the principle card, Paddy Pimblett (16-3 MMA, 0-0 UFC) makes his promotional debut at light-weight towards Luigi Vendramini (9-2 MMA, 1-2 UFC). Pimblett is a -165 favourite, and solely two of our pickers are taking Vendramini in an upset.
In the MMA Junkie reader consensus picks, Till (57 %), Aspinall (84 %), Morono (80 %), Rountree (57 %) and Pimblett (82 %) are the alternatives.
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