Fighter form coming into this matchup
In his most recent octagon appearance, Sakai was defeated by Jairzinho Rozenstruik via KO/TKO at UFC Vegas 28 in a Heavyweight bout. Sakai was the near even in the fight, coming in at +100. The loss extended his losing streak to 2 in a row. Sakai’s professional MMA record currently sits at 15-3-1.
Tuivasa most recently appeared at UFC 264, taking on and defeating Greg Hardy via KO/TKO in a Heavyweight bout. He went into the fight as the -125 slight favorite and earned a Performance of the Night bonus for his efforts. The win extended his winning streak to 3 in a row. Tuivasa’s professional MMA record currently sits at 13-3.
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Tale of the tape
|Augusto Sakai||vs||Tai “Bam Bam” Tuivasa|
|6’3″ (191cm)||Height||6’2″ (188cm)|
|77.0″ (196cm)||Reach||75.0″ (191cm)|
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