Luca Fury’s UFC 271 “The Matchup” and “The Pick”: Israel Adesanya VS. Robert Whittaker

The Matchup   Both Adesanya and Whittaker are 3-0 at middleweight since their first encounter with mostly decisive wins. Adesanya did lose in one sided fashion when he attempted to move up and capture the UFC light heavyweight title versus Jan Blachowicz, but I feel that loss is being held unfairly against him. Jan had…

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Luca Fury’s UFC271 “Tale Of The Tape”: Robert Whitaker

Robert Whittaker Fighting out of Auckland, New Zealand Division: Middleweight MMA record 23-5 Age: 31 Height: 5’11” Reach: 73” Betting odds: +240   Overall The former division champion is well rounded fighter who does his best work with blitzing footwork and explosive strikes. While he’s always primary been a striker, he’s steadily rounded out his…

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Luca Fury’s UFC 271 “Tale Of The Tape”: Israel Adesanya

Tale of the Tape Israel Adesanya, fighting out of Auckland, New Zealand Division: Middleweight MMA record: 21-1 Age: 32 Height: 6’4” Reach: 80” Betting odds: -300   Overall Hailing from an extensive kickboxing background, Israel Adesanya holds a 10–1 record in the UFC.  He previously captured UFC gold by defeating Robert Whittaker by second round…

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Luca Fury’s UFC Vegas 47 Main Event “The Matchup” and “The Pick”: Sean Strickland VS. Jack Hermansson

The Matchup Both fighters rely heavily on intangibles and scrappiness to win, which makes this a bit tricky to predict. It should be a high paced fight with bath fighters scoring regular offense. Strickland has edges in durability, speed and athleticism which will likely be difference makers. Hermansson meanwhile has the advantages in finishing ability…

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