Former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw will be finally making his Octagon return after two and a half years against the rising contender Cory Sandhagen.
TJ Dillashaw tested positive for EPO back in January 2019 and he was suspended for two years. His suspension cleared in January earlier this year and he has been eager to make a comeback ever since.
Cory Sandhagen is coming off two back to back knockout victories against Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night 184 and against Marlon Moraes at UFC 179.
Significant Strikes Landed per Minute: 5.37
Significant Striking Accuracy: 41%
Significant Strikes Absorbed per Minute: 3.03
Significant Strike Defence (the % of opponents strikes that did not land): 65%
Average Takedowns Landed per 15 minutes: 1.68
Takedown Accuracy: 37%
Takedown Defense (the % of opponents TD attempts that did not land): 86%
Average Submissions Attempted per 15 minutes: 1.0
Significant Strikes Landed per Minute: 6.85
Significant Striking Accuracy: 48%
Significant Strikes Absorbed per Minute: 3.89
Significant Strike Defence (the % of opponents strikes that did not land): 59%
Average Takedowns Landed per 15 minutes: 1.07
Takedown Accuracy: 50%
Takedown Defense (the % of opponents TD attempts that did not land): 30%
Average Submissions Attempted per 15 minutes: 0.5
The MMA India Show brings you another series of “The Prediction”, where, I, Jay Rock, analyze the upcoming fight cards and giving my predictions, analysis, betting tips.
For the last fight card, I didn’t have a great day as I went 7-3 on picks, bringing my overall record to 139-69
Check out my previous predictions here.
Strawweight: Dianna Belbita (1.90) vs Hannah Goldy (1.90) – Dianna Belbita wins.
Flyweight: Sijara Eubanks (1.28) vs Elise Reed ( 3.75) – Sijara Eubanks wins.
Bantamweight – Julio Arce (1.47) vs Andrew Ewell (2.75) – Julio Arce wins
Welterweight – Mickey Gall (2.50) vs Jordan Williams (1.57) – Jordan Williams wins.
Middleweight – Nasssurudine Imamov (2.30) vs Ian Heinisch (1.62) – Ian Heinisch wins.
Middleweight – Punahele Soriano (1.90) vs Brandon Allen (1.90) – Punahele Soriano wins.
Bantamweight: Adrian Yanez (1.44) vs Randy Costa (2.87) – Adrian Yanez wins.
Flyweight – Miranda Maverick (1.66) vs Maycee Barber (2.25) – Miranda Maverick wins.
Featherweight – Darren Elkins (2.30) vs Derrick Minner (1.63) – Derrick Minner Wins
Bantamweight – Kyler Phillips (1.36) vs Raulian Paiva (3.25) – Kyler Phillips wins
Bantamweight – Cory Sandhagen (1.53) vs TJ Dillashaw (2.62) – TJ Dillashaw wins.