Above all, UFC 257 has a star-studded lineup that includes past champions. Conor McGregor is a former UFC featherweight and lightweight champion. Also, McGregor is a former Cage Warriors featherweight and lightweight champion. On Saturday, McGregor will face former UFC lightweight champion, Dustin Poirier. McGregor vs. Poirier is the main event of a tremendous card. There are a total of five main card bouts on the UFC betting board. Including two women’s fights that feature ranked matchups. Jessica Eye will face Joanne Calderwood. And Marina Rodriguez is to fight Amanda Ribas.
UFC 257 – Poirier vs. McGregor Main Card
|Date and Time:||Saturday, January 23, 2021, 10 p.m. ET|
|Location:||UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|UFC 257 Main Card TV Coverage:||ESPN+|
In sum, Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier has 26 wins and six losses. Connor “The Notorious” McGregor has 22 wins and four losses.
Last time out, Dustin Poirier scored a unanimous decision offshore betting win over Dan Hooker. It was Poirier’s fifth win in six bouts. Poirier was coming off a submission choke loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC lightweight title. Connor McGregor is coming off a technical knockout win over Donald Cerrone. So too was McGregor was coming off a submission loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC lightweight championship. He’s won three of his last five bouts.
Dan, “The Hangman,” Hooker has a career record of 20 wins and nine losses. In comparison, Michael Chandler has 21 wins and five losses.
Dan Hooker is coming off a unanimous decision loss to Dustin Poirier. It was his second loss in five bouts. Counter to that is a two-bout winning streak for Michael Chandler. His last fight was a knockout win over Benson Henderson.
Women’s Flyweight Bout
Overall, Jessica “Evil” Eye has a record of 15 wins and eight losses. Joanne “Jojo” Calderwood has 14 wins and four losses with the UFC Betting odds.
Late on, Jessica Eye has lost two of her last three bouts. She is coming off a unanimous decision loss to Cynthia Calvillo. On June 8, 2019, Eye lost by knockout to Valentina Shevchenko for the UFC women’s flyweight title. Joanne Calderwood is coming off a loss to Jennifer Maia. Concurrently, she’s lost two of her last three bouts.
Matt “The Steamrolla” Frevola has eight wins, one loss, and one draw. By contrast, Ottman “Bulldozer” Azaitar has 13 wins and no losses.
Women’s Strawweight Bout
Marina Rodriguez has a record of 12 wins, one loss, and two draws. While Amanda Ribas has ten wins and one loss for her career.
Last time out, Marina Rodriguez lost to Carla Esparza by a split decision. It was the first loss of her career. Comparable to that is a five-fight winning streak for Amanda Ribas. She is coming off a submission win over Paige VanZant.
UFC 257 Main Card SBG Free Picks
In this situation, Rodriguez, Eye, Poirier, and Chandler are dogs with the potential to win.
UFC 257 Main Card SBG Best Bets: Marina Rodriguez, Jessica Eye, Dustin Poirier, and Michael Chandler.