Santos vs Rakic Fight Info, Date & Time
UFC 259 — Light Heavyweight Bout
Thiago "Marreta" Santos (21-8-0, 15 KO's, 1 Submission) vs. Aleksandar "Rocket" Rakic (13-2-0, 9 KO's, 1 Submission)
Date: Saturday, Mar. 6, 2021
Fight Time: This will be the first fight of the main card, which begins at 10 p.m. EST.
Venue: UFC APEX — Las Vegas, NV
Santos vs Rakic Odds & Betting Info
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- Thiago Santos: (+132)
- Aleksandar Rakic: (-162)
- Draw: (N/A)
Method of Victory:
- Santos by KO/TKO: (N/A)
- Santos by Points: (N/A)
- Santos by Submission: (N/A)
- Rakic by KO/TKO: (N/A)
- Rakic by Points: (N/A)
- Rakic by Submission: (N/A)
Santos vs Rakic Prediction
UFC 259 Santos-Rakic prediction is from Tapology Fight Predictions.
Winner: Aleksandar Rakic (64%)
Method of Victory: Decision/Points (53%)
Santos vs Rakic Betting Trends & Stats
- Thiago Santos lost to Glover Teixeira, by submission, in his most recent fight on Nov. 7, 2020.
- Aleksandar Rakic defeated Anthony Smith, by unanimous decision, in his most recent fight on Aug. 29, 2020.
- Santos averages 4.36 significant strikes landed per minute with a 48% accuracy rate.
- Rakic averages 4.66 significant strikes landed per minute with a 54% accuracy rate.
- Santos averages 2.32 significant strikes absorbed per minute with a 55% defense rate.
- Rakic averages 1.99 significant strikes absorbed per minute with a 53% defense rate.
- Santos has a 64% takedown defense rate.
- Rakic has a 89% takedown defense rate.
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