Fighter form coming into this matchup
Mayes most recently appeared at UFC Fight Night: Felder vs Dos Anjos, where he defeated Roque Martinez via Decision in a Heavyweight bout. Mayes went into the fight as the -270 moderate favorite. The win snapped a 2 fight skid for Mayes, whose professional MMA record currently sits at 8-4.
Parisian most recently appeared at UFC Vegas 29, also defeating Roque Martinez via Decision in a Heavyweight bout. Parisian went into the fight as the -145 slight favorite. The win marked a return to the win column for Parisian, whose professional MMA record currently sits at 14-4.
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Tale of the tape
|Don’Tale “Lord Kong” Mayes||vs||Josh Parisian|
|6’6″ (198cm)||Height||6’4″ (193cm)|
|81.0″ (206cm)||Reach||79.0″ (201cm)|