Sean O'Malley will get a chance to prove himself against Marlon Vera in a Bantamweight fight at UFC Apex in Las Vegas this Sunday. We preview the fight and give you our free tips and best bets below.
When: Sunday August 16, 2020 at 1:05 pm
Where: Las Vegas
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Sean O'Malley vs Marlon Vera Odds
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O’Malley enters this contest as the very comfortable $1.30 favourite, with Vera way out at $3.50.
O’Malley boasts a flawless career record so far, going 12-0 overall and 3-0 in the UFC.
He has excellent hands for a Bantamweight, recording 8 knockouts and 3 decision wins so far.
This is definitely the highest profile fight of his career, competing in the co-main of a big UFC event.
Hailing from Ecuador, Vera enters this contest with a strong 15-6-1 career record.
He was on an impressive 5-fight win streak, before losing by decision last time out.
Known for being an excellent finisher, he has 5 knockouts and 7 submissions to his credit already.
I like O’Malley to win this contest, with decision being the most likely method in my opinion.
He has a strong advantage on the feet and has shown impressive takedown defence instincts.
Vera has shown a high skill-level and strong chin that should ultimately prevent a knockout here.
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