UFC Fight Night Allen vs. Craig Main Card Betting Odds & Picks (11/18/2023)

UFC Fight Night Allen vs. Craig Main Card Betting Odds & Picks (11-18-2023)

At the beginning, gamblers should remember that Saturday’s UFC Betting has an early 5 p.m. ET start from the UFC APEX in Sin City. The card is loaded with close matchups. The main event is the middleweight bout between Brandan Allen and Paul Craig. Also drawing attention is the welterweight matchup between Michael Morales and Jake Matthews. So is the women’s strawweight bout between Luana Pinheiro and Amanda Ribas. Gambling action is focused on an attractive card that offers unlimited opportunity. Reasonably priced favorites and quality underdogs are offered to gamblers.

UFC Fight Night Allen vs. Craig Main Card

Date and Time:Saturday, November 18, 2023, 5 p.m. ET
Location:UFC APEX, Las Vegas, NV
TV Coverage:ESPN+

Middleweight Bout

Brendan Allen-298
Paul Craig+240

Bet Now on this FightBrendan Allen has a career online betting record of 22-5. Meanwhile, Paul Craig is 17-6-1 in his career.

Previously, Brendan Allen was a Legacy Fighting Alliance middleweight champion. Late on, Allen is riding a 5-bout winning streak. Allen is coming off a 1st round submission win against Bruno Silva on June 24, 2023.

In like manner, Paul Craig is a former BAMMA world lightweight champion. Craig is coming off a 2nd round TKOP win over Andre Muniz on July 22, 2023. Of great concern is that Craig has lost his to prior bouts with Johnny Walker and Volkan Oezdemir.

Women’s Strawweight Bout

Luana Pinheiro+240
Amanda Ribas-298

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Overall, Luana Pinheiro is 11-1 in his career. Amanda Ribas has a career mark of 12-4.

Late on, Luana Pinheiro is on fire with a 9-bout winning streak. Pinheiro is coming off a split-decision win over Michelle Waterson Gomez on April 8, 2023. Previously, on November 20, 2021, Pinheiro won a unanimous decision against Sam Hughes. And then, on May 1, 2021, Ribas won a 1st round DQ against Randa Markos.

Of major concern is that Amanda Ribas has lost three of her five recent bouts. Ribas is coming off a 2nd round TKO loss to Maycee Barber on June 24, 2023. On March 4, 2023, Ribas won a unanimous decision against Viviane Araujo. And then, on May 14, 2022, Ribas lost a split decision against Katlyn Chookagian.

Welterweight Bout UFC Fight Night

Michael Morales-258
Jake Matthews+210

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To summarize, Michael Morales is 15-0 in his career. Jake Matthews brings a record of 19-6 to the octagon.

Late on, Jake Matthews split his most recent four fights. On July 29, 2023, Matthews won a 2nd round submission against Darrius Flowers. However, on December 17, 2022, Matthews lost a unanimous decision against Matthew Semelsberger.

Lightweight Bout

Chase Hooper-245
Jordan Leavitt+200

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Chase Hooper brings a career mark of 12-3-1 with the UFC Betting odds. In turn, Jordan Leavitt is 11-2 in his career.

Chase Hooper has split his last six bouts with a win-loss-win-loss-win-loss pattern. Counter to that is Jordan Leavitt, with three wins in his last four bouts.

Bantamweight Bout

Payton Talbott -535
Nick Aguirre+400

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In sum, Payton Talbott is 1-0 for his career. Nick Aguirre has a career ledger of 7-1.

Welterweight Bout UFC Fight Night

Jonny Parsons+200
Uros Medic -245

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Jonny Parsons has a career record of 9-2. By contrast, Uros Medic stands at 9-1 in his career.

UFC Fight Night SBG Free Picks

As was previously noted, Brendan Allen is in top form. On the other hand, Paul Craig’s recent fights do not inspire confidence.

UFC Fight Night SBG Best Bets: Brandan Allen.

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