Kyler Phillips vs Raulian Paiva Pick, 7/24/2021 Predictions UFC Vegas 32 Odds
Kyler Phillips vs Raulian Paiva
UFC Vegas 32
UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV
Saturday, July 24, 2021
Kyler Phillips will face off against Raulian Paiva at UFC Vegas 32 on Saturday, July 24, 2021. The moneyline has Phillips at -290 while Paiva is at +225.
Kyler "The Matrix" Phillips walks into the cage with a record of 9-1-0. The 26-year-old tips the scales at 135 lbs and comes in at 5'8". The orthodox fighter has a reach of 72". Raulian Paiva measures 5'8" and tips the scales at 125 lbs. The orthodox fighter holds a record of 20-3-0. The 25-year-old has a wingspan of 69". Concerning significant strikes, Kyler Phillips connects on 5.32 per minute and Raulian Paiva is connecting on 4.46 significant strikes per min. Phillips is connecting on 46% of the significant strikes he throws and Paiva is connecting on 43%. When it comes to defending in the Octagon, "The Matrix" takes 3.04 significant strikes per minute while Paiva absorbs 4.89. Phillips also curbs 61% of the significant strikes his opponents attempt while Paiva is able to curb 51% of the shots thrown in his direction.
|UFC Vegas 32||Kyler Phillips||Raulian Paiva|
|Average Fight Time||9:08||11:32|
|Weight||135 lbs||125 lbs|
|Strikes Landed Per Minute||5.32||4.46|
Concerning wrestling, Kyler Phillips is the more skilled grappler as he gets a takedown 2.88 times per 15 min. Phillips is getting his opponent to the mat on 63% of the times he tries and stuffing 71% of takedowns his opponents have attempted. Paiva is taking his opponents to the mat on 20% of the takedowns he tries and thwarting 80% of all takedowns attempted by his opposition. In terms of submission attempts, Phillips is the more able fighter by going for 0.4 subs per 15 minutes while Paiva attempts 0.3 subs per 15 min.
In his previous fight, Kyler Phillips squared up with Song Yadong and took home the win via unanimous decision in round 3. Yadong landed 89 of 189 total strikes that he let go. Phillips finished this fight landing 69 of 152 total strikes. When it comes to significant strikes, Yadong ended up landing 67 of 161, which gave him a rate of 41%. He ended up landing 39 of 120 significant strikes to the head. On the other side, Phillips landed 41% of the significant strikes he threw by landing 59 of 142. In regard to the placement of these significant strikes, he was 38 of 112 to the head. 100% of the significant strikes connected on by Yadong and 91% of them connected on by Phillips were thrown at a distance.
In the last bout for Raulian Paiva, he battled Zhalgas Zhumagulov and got a win for the night by way of unanimous decision in round 3. Zhumagulov landed 96% of his significant strikes at distance while Paiva ended up landing 98% of the significant strikes he attempted from distance. Paiva connected on 42% of the significant strikes he attempted by landing 52 of 121. He ended up landing 14 of 71 significant strikes aimed at the head. Zhumagulov connected on 66 of 119 significant strikes in that fight. Of all the significant strikes, he ended up connecting on 19 of 61 to the head. Relating to total strikes that he let go, Zhumagulov was 73 of 126 and Paiva was 56 of 125 total strikes.
Other fights to keep an eye on
One more match to look forward to is when Darren Elkins faces off with Darrick Minner. Elkins holds a career record of 26-9-0. The 37-year-old weighs 145 lbs and measures 5'10". The orthodox fighter stretches 71". Minner comes in at 5'7" and weighs 145 lbs. The orthodox fighter looks to add a victory to his career total of 26-11-0. The 31-year-old reaches 69". In the grappling category, Darren Elkins is averaging a takedown 2.70 times per 3 rds and Darrick Minner takes his opponents to the canvas 3.00 times per 15 minutes. When it comes to striking, Elkins is landing 3.50 strikes/min and landing 38% of the strikes that he attempts. On the other side of the cage we have Darrick Minner, who tags his opponent on 70% of the strikes he attempts and lands 3.24 per minute.
If you're into fun fights, you're going to want to see when Jordan Williams is set to face off against Mickey Gall. Gall walks into the Octagon with a mark of 6-3-0. The 29-year-old is weighing in at 170 lbs and measures in at 6'2". The switch fighter reaches 74". Williams measures 6'1" and steps on the scale at 185 lbs. The southpaw fighter walks into the Octagon with a mark of 9-4-0. The 30-year-old has a wingspan of 75". Regarding takedowns, Mickey Gall is able to defend against 40% of his opponents' takedown tries and is finishing his takedowns on 26% of the times he tries. Williams is finishing his takedowns on 50% of his attempts and defends against 88% of the takedowns his opponents attempt. In the matter of striking, Gall is absorbing 3.65 strikes/minute while he deals 2.55 strikes/minute. Williams, on the contrary, is taking 5.77 strikes per minute and connects on 6.07 per minute.
Who will win tonight's UFC match against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take Raulian Paiva (+225)
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