Cortney Casey vs Liana Jojua Pick, 11/13/2021 Predictions UFC Vegas 42 Odds
Cortney Casey vs Liana Jojua
UFC Vegas 42
UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV
Saturday, November 13, 2021
Cortney Casey will face off against Liana Jojua at UFC Vegas 42 on Saturday, November 13, 2021. The odds have Casey at -210 while Jojua is priced at +175.
Cynthia Calvillo has a mark of 9-9-0. The 34-year-old records a weight of 125 lbs and stands in at 5'7". The orthodox fighter reaches 67". Andrea "KGB" Lee comes in at 5'4" and steps on the scale at 125 lbs. The orthodox fighter steps into the cage with a mark of 8-4-0. The 26-year-old reaches 62". With respect to significant strikes, Cortney Casey is connecting on 4.33 per min and Liana Jojua is connecting on 2.53 significant strikes per min. Casey lands 38% of the significant strikes she attempts and Jojua lands 39%. In terms of defending in the Octagon, "Cast Iron" absorbs 4.19 significant strikes per min while "She Wolf" absorbs 4.86. Casey also prevents 52% of the significant strikes her opponents throw her way and Jojua is able to thwart 48% of the shots thrown.
|UFC Vegas 42||Cortney Casey||Liana Jojua|
|Average Fight Time||12:20||6:43|
|Weight||125 lbs||125 lbs|
|Strikes Landed Per Minute||4.33||2.53|
In terms of wrestling, Cortney Casey is not as efficient of a grappler as she takes her opponents to the canvas 0.28 times per 15 minutes. Casey is finishing her takedown attempts on 27% of her tries and defending 38% of the takedowns her opponents try. Jojua is getting her opponent to the mat on 66% of the takedowns she attempts and stopping 50% of the attempts against her. Regarding going for the sub, Casey is not as skilled of a technician by attempting 0.6 subs per 15 min while Jojua goes for 2.2 subs per 15 min.
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In her previous fight, Cortney Casey fought JJ Aldrich and walked away in defeat via split decision in round 3. Aldrich ended up landing 58 of 99 total strikes that she threw in that contest. Casey finished this fight landing 121 of 202 total strikes. In the significant strikes category, Aldrich ended up landing 45 of 80, which gave her a rate of 56%. She ended up landing 41 of 74 significant strikes directed at the head. Statistically, Casey ended up landing 41% of her significant strikes by landing 55 of 131. Of all the significant strikes, she was 35 of 107 aimed at the head. 80% of the significant strikes connected on by Aldrich and 81% of them connected on by Casey were done at distance.
In the last bout for Liana Jojua, she squared up with Miranda Maverick and was defeated via TKO via a doctor's stoppage in round 1. Maverick ended up connecting on 100% of her significant strikes at distance and Jojua ended up connecting on 100% of the significant strikes she took from distance. Jojua ended up landing 37% of her significant strikes attempted by landing 30 of 80. She landed 26 of 71 significant strikes directed at the head. Maverick ended up connecting on 49 of 95 significant strikes in that battle. Looking at the significant strike accuracy, she landed 25 of 65 directed at the head. Relating to total strikes that she threw in that fight, Maverick connected on 49 of 95 while Jojua was 30 of 80 of all the strikes she attempted.
Other fights on the card to keep an eye on
Another bout that you're not going to want to miss is when Max Holloway encounters Yair Rodriguez. Holloway looks to add a victory to his career total of 22-6-0. The 29-year-old weighs in at 145 lbs and stands in at 5'11". The orthodox fighter has a wingspan of 69". Rodriguez stands in at 5'11" and is weighing in at 145 lbs. The orthodox fighter steps into the cage with a record of 14-2-0. The 29-year-old extends his reach 71". In the grappling category, Max Holloway takes his opponents to the canvas 0.21 times per 15 min and Yair Rodriguez takes his opponents down 0.90 times per 15 min. When it comes to striking, Holloway connects on 7.26 strikes per minute and is connecting on 46% of the strikes that he attempts. The other guy in this fight is Yair Rodriguez, who tags his opponent on 45% of the strikes he has tried and connects on 4.33 per minute.
An additional fight that you're going to want to see is when Marcos Rogerio de Lima is set to encounter Ben Rothwell. Rothwell steps into the cage with a mark of 39-13-0. The 40-year-old steps on the scale at 265 lbs and measures 6'4". The orthodox fighter has a reach of 78". Rogerio de Lima stands 6'1" and records a weight of 253 lbs. The orthodox fighter has a career record of 18-8-1. The 36-year-old reaches 75". Concerning grappling, Ben Rothwell is able to defend against 70% of the takedowns fighters have attempted and is getting his opponent to the mat on 35% of his tries. Rogerio de Lima is finishing his takedowns on 66% of his attempts and stops 43% of all takedown tries against him. In the matter of striking, Rothwell is absorbing 4.57 strikes/minute and he lands 3.71 strikes per min. Rogerio de Lima, in contrast, is taking 2.11 strikes/minute and connects on 3.24 per minute.
Who will win tonight's UFC match against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take Cortney Casey (-210)
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