UFC 268 sees 5 fighters making their UFC promotional debut.

Who is Alex Pereira?

Alex Pereira is a 34-year-old MMA fighter from Brazil who holds a 3-1-0 professional MMA record and trains at Cruz MMA.

Now fighting at the elite level, Pereira puts his impressive MMA record on the line against Andreas Michailidis.

Recent form: Alex Pereira

Recent form for Alex Pereira

Pereira most recently appeared at LFA 95, taking on and defeating Thomas Powell via KO/TKO in a Middleweight bout. Pereira went into the fight as the -640 huge favorite. The win extended his winning streak to 3 in a row.

Alex Pereira’s opponent is Andreas Michailidis (13-4-0)

Pereira faces Andreas Michailidis in his UFC octagon debut, in a 185lbs Bout.

What do we know about Andreas Michailidis?

Recent form for Andreas Michailidis

Michailidis most recently appeared at UFC Fight Night: Reyes vs. Procházka, taking on and defeating KB Bhullar via Decision in a Middleweight bout. Michailidis went into the fight as the -225 moderate favorite. The win marked a return to the win column for Michailidis.

What are the betting odds for Andreas Michailidis vs Alex Pereira?

Pereira is the moderate -245 betting favorite.

A $245 bet on Pereira could see you cash in a $100 profit.

Who is Chris Curtis?

Chris Curtis is a 34-year-old MMA fighter from the United States who holds a 26-8-0 professional MMA record and trains at Xtreme Couture.

Now fighting at the elite level, Curtis puts his impressive MMA record on the line against Phil Hawes.

Recent form: Chris Curtis

Recent form for Chris Curtis

Curtis most recently appeared at XMMA 2, taking on and defeating Kenny Robertson via Decision in a Welterweight bout. The win extended his winning streak to 5 in a row.

Chris Curtis’s opponent is Phil Hawes (11-2-0)

Curtis faces Phil Hawes in his UFC octagon debut, in a 185lbs Bout.

What do we know about Phil Hawes?

Recent form for Phil Hawes

Hawes most recently appeared at UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Waterson, taking on and defeating Kyle Daukaus via Decision in a Middleweight bout. Hawes went into the fight as the +125 slight underdog. The win extended his winning streak to 7 in a row.

What are the betting odds for Phil Hawes vs Chris Curtis?

Tale of the tape: Phil Hawes vs Chris Curtis

Curtis is the huge +255 betting underdog.

A $100 bet on Curtis could win you a $255 payday.

Who is Ian Garry?

Ian Garry is a 23-year-old MMA fighter from Ireland who holds a 7-0-0 professional MMA record and trains at Sanford MMA.

Although he is yet to be tested amongst the UFC elite, Garry currently holds an unbeaten record that he hopes to continue against Jordan Williams.

Recent form: Ian Garry

Recent form for Ian Garry

Garry most recently appeared at Cage Warriors 125, taking on and defeating Jack Grant via Decision in a Welterweight bout. The win extended his winning streak to 7 in a row.

Ian Garry’s opponent is Jordan Williams (9-5-0)

Garry faces Jordan Williams in his UFC octagon debut, in a 170lbs Bout.

What do we know about Jordan Williams?

Recent form for Jordan Williams

In his most recent octagon appearance, Williams was defeated by Mickey Gall via Submission at UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw in a Welterweight bout. He was the slight favorite in the fight, coming in at -175. The loss extended his losing streak to 2 in a row.

What are the betting odds for Jordan Williams vs Ian Garry?

Tale of the tape: Jordan Williams vs Ian Garry

Garry is the moderate -370 betting favorite.

A $370 bet on Garry could see you cash in a $100 profit.

Who is Bruno Souza?

Bruno Souza is a 25-year-old MMA fighter from Brazil who holds a 10-1-0 professional MMA record and trains at Machida Academy.

Now fighting at the elite level, Souza puts his impressive MMA record on the line against Melsik Baghdasaryan.

Recent form: Bruno Souza

Recent form for Bruno Souza

Souza most recently appeared at LFA 114, taking on and defeating Javier Garcia via Decision in a Featherweight bout. He went into the fight as the -225 moderate favorite. The win extended his winning streak to 10 in a row.

Bruno Souza’s opponent is Melsik Baghdasaryan (6-1-0)

Souza faces Melsik Baghdasaryan in his UFC octagon debut, in a 145lbs Bout.

What do we know about Melsik Baghdasaryan?

Recent form for Melsik Baghdasaryan

Baghdasaryan most recently appeared at UFC Fight Night: Hall vs. Strickland, taking on and defeating Collin Anglin via KO/TKO in a Featherweight bout. He went into the fight as the -155 slight favorite. Baghdasaryan earned a performance of the night bonus cheque for his efforts. The win extended his winning streak to 6 in a row.

What are the betting odds for Melsik Baghdasaryan vs Bruno Souza?

Souza is the huge +255 betting underdog.

A $100 bet on Souza could win you a $255 payday.

Who is C.J. Vergara?

C.J. Vergara is a 30-year-old MMA fighter from the United States who holds a 9-2-1 professional MMA record and trains at Pete Spratt Muay Thai.

Now fighting at the elite level, Vergara puts his impressive MMA record on the line against Ode Osbourne.

Recent form: C.J. Vergara

Recent form for C.J. Vergara

Vergara most recently appeared at Contender Series 2021, taking on and defeating Bruno Korea via KO/TKO in a Flyweight bout. He went into the fight as the +170 slight underdog. The win extended his winning streak to 5 in a row.

C.J. Vergara’s opponent is Ode Osbourne (9-4-0)

Vergara faces Ode Osbourne in his UFC octagon debut, in a 125lbs Bout.

What do we know about Ode Osbourne?

Recent form for Ode Osbourne

In his most recent octagon appearance, Osbourne was defeated by Manel Kape via KO/TKO at UFC 265 in a Flyweight bout. Osbourne was the slight underdog in the fight, coming in at +170.

What are the betting odds for C.J. Vergara vs Ode Osbourne?

Vergara is the moderate +155 betting underdog.

A $100 bet on Vergara could win you a $155 payday.

UFC 268 is headlined by Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington. The PPV is scheduled to go down on November 6, 2021, at 10:00 PM EDT.

Full UFC 268 card and bout order

  • Kamaru Usman (-290) vs. Colby Covington (+250)
  • Rose Namajunas (+105) vs. Weili Zhang (-115)
  • Frankie Edgar (+130) vs. Marlon Vera (-145)
  • Shane Burgos (-195) vs. Billy Quarantillo (+170)
  • Justin Gaethje (-200) vs. Michael Chandler (+175)
  • Andreas Michailidis (+215) vs. Alex Pereira (-245)
  • Al Iaquinta (+155) vs. Bobby Green (-175)
  • Phil Hawes (-300) vs. Chris Curtis (+255)
  • Edmen Shahbazyan (+105) vs. Nassourdine Imavov (-120)
  • Jordan Williams (+305) vs. Ian Garry (-370)
  • Gian Villante (-115) vs. Chris Barnett (+115)
  • Dustin Jacoby (-370) vs. John Allan (+305)
  • Melsik Baghdasaryan (-300) vs. Bruno Souza (+255)
  • C.J. Vergara (+155) vs. Ode Osbourne (-175)

Michael is a lifelong fight fan and martial artist. He has been in the MMA world for over a decade as an athlete and analyst. A consummate student of the game, Michael lives and breathes fight sports.