Alonzo Menifield vs Devin Clark Predictions, Picks, UFC 250 Odds
Alonzo Menifield vs Devin Clark
UFC Apex in Las Vegas
Saturday, June 6, 2020
Alonzo Menifield will battle Devin Clark at UFC 250 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas on Saturday, June 6, 2020. The opening moneyline has Menifield priced at -225 while Clark is priced at +185.
Alonzo Menifield holds a record of 9-0-0. The 32-year-old records a weight of 205 lbs and measures 6'0". The orthodox fighter has a reach of 76". Devin "Brown Bear" Clark comes in at 6'0" and records a weight of 205 lbs. The orthodox fighter steps into the cage holding a mark of 11-4-0. The 30-year-old has a reach of 75". In terms of significant strikes, Alonzo Menifield connects on 5.07 per min while Devin Clark is landing 3.12 significant strikes per minute. Menifield is connecting on 48% of the significant strikes he throws and Clark is connecting on 55%. When it comes to defending in the Octagon, Menifield absorbs 2.00 significant strikes per minute while "Brown Bear" allows 2.45. Menifield also deflects 49% of the significant strikes that are thrown his way while Clark curbs 47% of the shots thrown his way.
When it comes to grappling, Alonzo Menifield is the lesser skilled grappler as he is able to score a takedown 0.30 times per 3 rds. Menifield is scoring a takedown on 5% of the times he tries and stopping 80% of all takedowns attempted on him. Clark is finishing his takedown tries on 42% of his takedown attempts and is stopping 80% of the tries against him. Regarding going for the sub, Menifield is the lesser skilled of the two fighters by trying 0.1 subs per 15 min while Clark looks to get 0.5 subs per 3 rds.
In his previous fight, Alonzo Menifield squared up with Paul Craig and got a win for the night by a punch to the head while on the ground in round 1. Craig ended up landing 21 of 28 of the strikes he let go in total for this contest. Menifield walked away from this fight having landed 8 of 23 total strikes. When it comes to significant strikes, Craig landed 7 of 13, which gave him a rate of 53%. He finished the fight landing 3 of 6 significant strikes directed at the head. On the other side of the cage, Menifield ended up landing 36% of his significant strikes by landing 8 of 22. Looking at the significant strike accuracy, he was 6 of 20 pointed at the head. 57% of the significant strikes landed by Craig and 37% of them connected on by Menifield were tallied at a distance.
Related: Get MMA predictions
In the last fight for Devin Clark, he battled Dequan Townsend and wound up getting the victory by way of unanimous decision in round 3. Townsend landed 33% of the significant strikes he attempted at distance and Clark ended up connecting on 23% of the significant strikes he attempted from distance. Clark landed 72% of his significant strikes attempted by landing 39 of 54. He ended up landing 19 of 32 significant strikes directed at the head. Townsend ended up connecting on 6 of 36 significant strikes in that contest. Out of those significant strikes, he ended up connecting on 4 of 33 directed at the head. In terms of total strikes that he let go in that contest, Townsend was 37 of 69 while Clark landed 122 of 150 of all the strikes he threw.
Other bouts on the card to watch out for
One more match to look forward to is when Amanda Nunes enters the Octagon with Felicia Spencer. Nunes will be looking to add a win to her record of 19-4-0. The 31-year-old will fight at 145 lbs and stands 5'8". The orthodox fighter extends her reach 69". Spencer stands 5'6" and tips the scales at 145 lbs. The orthodox fighter steps into the Octagon with a mark of 8-1-0. The 29-year-old stretches 68". In the grappling category, Amanda Nunes takes her opponents to the mat 2.33 times per 3 rds and Felicia Spencer takes her opponents to the canvas 1.36 times per 15 minutes. In terms of striking, Nunes connects for an average of 4.34 strikes/min and is connecting on 49% of her attempted strikes. On the other side we have Felicia Spencer, who connects on 55% of the strikes she has thrown and lands 4.54 per min.
If you're into fun fights, you're going to want to see when Cody Garbrandt is set to square up in the Octagon against Raphael Assuncao. Assuncao comes into this fight with a record of 27-7-0. The 37-year-old records a weight of 135 lbs and comes in at 5'5". The orthodox fighter has a wingspan of 66". Garbrandt stands in at 5'8" and is weighing in at 135 lbs. The orthodox fighter steps into the cage holding a mark of 11-3-0. The 28-year-old reaches 65". Concerning wrestling, Raphael Assuncao is able to curb 80% of the takedowns fighters have attempted and is taking his opponents to the canvas on 38% of his tries. Garbrandt is finishing his takedowns on 33% of the attempts he tries and is able to thwart 100% of takedowns his opponents have tried. In the category of striking, Assuncao is absorbing 2.35 strikes/minute and he is connecting on 3.32 strikes per min. Garbrandt, in contrast, is taking 3.53 strikes per min and is landing 3.53 per min.
Who will win tonight's UFC match against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take Devin Clark (+185)
Get $60 worth of FREE premium member picks. No Obligation. No Salesman. No Credit Card. Fast Sign up with Instant Access Click Here
Get all of Today's UFC Picks
Get all of Today's Guaranteed Expert UFC Picks