Jared Gordon vs Dan Moret UFC Tips - 6/29/2019
Jared Gordon vs Dan Moret
UFC on ESPN 3
Saturday, June 29, 2019
Jared "Flash" Gordon (14-3-0) will face off in the Octagon against Dan "The Hitman" Moret (13-5-0) at UFC on ESPN 3 in Target Center on Saturday, June 29, 2019. The opening line has Gordon coming in at -263 while Moret is priced at +207.
In this fight with Jared Gordon and Dan Moret, it is good to know how these two fighters compare to one another. When it comes to measurements, let's start by taking a look at Jared Gordon who is 5'9" while the fighter standing across the Octagon stands 6'0". When it comes to reach, Gordon measures 68.0" while Moret has a reach of 73.0" meaning Gordon is going to want to close the gap so Dan Moret cannot use his reach. Gordon is the younger of the two fighters at 30 years of age while Moret has been around longer at 32 years of age. In regard to experience in the UFC, Gordon has 4 fights which means he is the veteran in this matchup while Moret has compiled a total of 1 fights in the UFC. Concerning his experience in mixed martial arts, Gordon has 14 wins and 3 losses while Dan Moret is the owner of an overall fight record of 13 wins and 5 losses.
Jared "Flash" Gordon steps into the cage with 14 wins and 3 losses. The Astoria, NY standout is 30 years old, weighs 155 lbs and is 5'9" inches tall. He has a 68.0" reach and fights in the lightweight division. Gordon has a total of 4 fights in the UFC. In the lightweight division, he is 43rd in strikes with 435 and is 187th out of all fighters in the UFC. When it comes to strike accuracy, Jared Gordon sits at 96th in the UFC and 16th in the lightweight division landing 61.1% of the shots he throws. He also has a total of 9 takedowns which ranks him 159th in the UFC and 33rd in the lightweight division. Gordon completes 40.9% of his takedown tries which ranks him 221st in the UFC and 41st among fighters in his division. He sits at 46th among fighters in his division and 186th in the UFC for significant strikes with 292. Of those significant strikes, 248 of them were aimed at the head while 24 of them were directed at the midsection which ranks him 32nd and 67th respectively among fighters in his division.
The last time he stepped in the cage, Gordon was defeated in the 3rd round against Joaquim Silva by stoppage. At UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Medeiros, he was defeated via stoppage in round 1 when he fought Diego Ferreira. Finally, Gordon won in the 3rd round when he fought Hacran Dias at UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Machida by unanimous decision.
Putting it on the line for this matchup, Dan "The Hitman" Moret has a total of 13 wins and 5 losses in the division. The 32 year old out of Mankato, MN is 6'0" inches tall and weighs in at 155 lbs. The Minnesota Martial Arts Academy fighter competes in the lightweight division and has a 73.0" reach. He has compiled 1 fights in the UFC. In regards to strikes, Moret is 473rd out of all fighters in the UFC and 97th in the division with 20. In regards to strike accuracy, he is connecting on 34.5% of the strikes he attempts which ranks him 98th in the lightweight division and 472nd in the UFC. With 20 significant strikes, he ranks 463rd in the UFC and 94th in the division. Moret ranks 93rd in the division for significant strikes directed at the midsection with 4 and 94th for significant strikes aimed at the head with 10.
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The last time he stepped in the cage, Moret lost in round 3 against Alex White by unanimous decision. At UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Gaethje, he lost via KO/TKO in the 2nd round when he faced Gilbert Burns. Finally, Moret won in round 1 when he faced Alonzo Martinez at VFC 59: Victory Fighting Championship 59 by submission.
Who will win tonight's UFC match against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take Jared Gordon (-263)
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