UFC Vegas 45 fight card preview

UFC Vegas 45: Lewis vs. Daukaus is a mixed martial arts event produced by the UFC scheduled to take place at 2021-12-18T23:00:00.000Z. The fight card is headlined by Derrick Lewis vs Chris Daukaus, with Stephen Thompson vs Belal Muhammad set for the co-main event.

Main Event: Derrick Lewis vs Chris Daukaus form & betting odds

Derrick Lewis vs Chris Daukaus tale of the tape

Derrick “The Black Beast” Lewis comes into the fight having recently been beaten in his last fight by Ciryl Gane at UFC 265: Lewis vs. Gane on Saturday August 7, 2021 by KO/TKO in Round 3. Lewis's professional record currently stands at 25-8-0 1NC. He takes on Chris Daukaus (12-3-0) who comes into the fight riding a 5 fight win streak, having last beaten Shamil Abdurakhimov at UFC 266: Volkanovski vs. Ortega on Saturday September 25, 2021 by KO/TKO in Round 2.

Chris Daukaus has been installed as the -140 favorite. Placing a bet on Daukaus means you would need to bet $140 in order to win $100. Lewis is the +125 underdog. If you bet $100 on Lewis then you could win $125.

Co-Main Event: Stephen Thompson vs Belal Muhammad form & betting odds

Stephen Thompson vs Belal Muhammad tale of the tape

Belal “Remember the Name” Muhammad comes into the fight having last beaten Demian Maia at UFC 263: Adesanya vs. Vettori 2 on Saturday June 12, 2021 by Decision in Round 3. Muhammad's professional record currently stands at 19-3-0 1NC. He takes on Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson (16-5-1) who comes into the fight having recently been beaten in his last fight by Gilbert Burns at UFC 264: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 on Saturday July 10, 2021 by Decision in Round 3.

Stephen Thompson has been installed as the -235 favorite. Placing a bet on Thompson means you would need to bet $235 in order to win $100. Muhammad is the +205 underdog. If you bet $100 on Muhammad then you could win $205.

UFC Vegas 45 fight card, start times & betting odds

  • 185lbs Bout • 2021-12-18T22:00:00.000Z
    Caio Borralho - MMA fighterC. Borralho vs. D. Stoltzfus Dustin Stoltzfus - MMA fighter

What time does the main event start?

Derrick Lewis vs Chris Daukaus is expected to start at 2021-12-19T04:30:00.000Z but is dependent on the length of the fights beforehand.

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Who is favorite to win between Derrick Lewis vs Chris Daukaus?

Chris Daukaus is a -140 betting favorite. Placing a bet on Daukaus means you would need to bet $140 in order to win $100.

Derrick Lewis is a +125 underdog. If you bet $100 on Lewis then you would win $125.

Who is the biggest betting favorite on the UFC Vegas 45 card?

The fight between Amanda Lemos vs Angela Hill is the biggest betting mismatch, with Amanda Lemos installed as the biggest favorite on the UFC Vegas 45 card.

Amanda Lemos is a -350 betting favorite. Placing a bet on Lemos means you would need to bet $350 in order to win $100.

Angela Hill is a +290 underdog. If you bet $100 on Hill then you would win $290.

How many fights are on the UFC Vegas 45 card?

There are 14 fights scheduled for UFC Vegas 45 which is headlined by Derrick Lewis vs Chris Daukaus.

How many fights have been canceled on the UFC Vegas 45 card?

3 fights have been scratched from the UFC Vegas 45 card, including Nina Nunes vs Amanda Lemos, Raoni Barcelos vs Trevin Jones and Anthony Hernandez vs Dustin Stoltzfus.


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