Certainly, Fox and the Ultimate Fighting Championship have had a strong seven-year relationship that has helped grow the series immensely. As a result, there will be plenty of nostalgia and emotion for the final Fox broadcast of the UFC on December 15 from Milwaukee. On the whole Fox will be going out in style with a telecast from Brew City’s state of the art brand new Fiserv Forum. Additionally, they will get an attractive rematch showdown with the UFC betting Odds. Kevin Lee and Al Iaquinta last met in February 2014 at UFC 169 and fans wanted more!
UFC on FOX: Lee vs. Iaquinta 2
Date and Time: Saturday, December 15, 2018, 8 p.m. Eastern
Location: Fiserv Forum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Lee and Iaquinta
There will be a total of four main card bouts with the UFC betting Odds and six preliminary card bouts on Fox Sports 1. Of course, the headliner is the lightweight matchup of Kevin Lee vs. Dan Hooker. Further, another lightweight matchup will feature Edson Barboza vs. Dan Hooker. In the Bantamweight class Rob Font will face Sergio Pettis. And a third lightweight bout will have Jim Miller taking on Charles Oliveira. At the beginning of the announcement of this card everyone recalled the last bout between Lee and Iaquinta. Iaquinta was the winner in a unanimous decision.
Kevin Lee is 26 years old and also known as the “Motown Phenom.” Specifically, Lee has a career record of 17-3. Lee has posted two knockout, eight submission, and seven decision wins. Balanced against that are losses of one by knockout, one by submission, and one by decision. Last time out Lee scored a technical knockout win over Edson Barboza on April 21, 2018. The bout ended in the fifth round at the 2:18 mark. Previously on October 7, 2017 Lee lost to Tony Ferguson by submission on October 7, 2017 for the UFC lightweight championship.
Al Iaquinta is 31 years old and also known as “Ragin’ Al.” Iaquinta has a career record of 13-4-1. Account of seven knockout, one submission, and five decision wins. Counter to that are three submission and one decision loss. Last bout for Iaquinta was a decision loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov on April 7, 2018. The bout was originally for the UFC Lightweight championship. However, Khabib failed to make weight and was ruled ineligible.
Stats to Consider
Not withstanding that loss Iaquinta won his previous bout against Deigo Sanchez. The bout took place on April 22, 2017. Iaquinta scored a sportsbook knockout win at the 1:38 mark of the first round. Fashion the last bout between Iaquinta and Lee at UFC 169. The bout went the full three rounds in Newark, New Jersey.
Matchup to Watch
Consider that Iaquinta is ranked eighth in the UFC lightweight rankings. Meanwhile Lee is ranked fourth in that same class. Naturally Lee has the revenge angle going for him with the UFC Betting Odds. For all that and his rapid ascension he brings value.
UFC Betting Odds Picks
To conclude Kevin Lee is the pick for this rematch against Al Iaquinta.
UFC on Fox Betting Online Pick: Kevin Lee
UFC on Fox Betting Online Score Prediction: Kevin Lee
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