* Originally posted on January, 30 2016
The UFC comes to New Jersey tonight for UFC on Fox 18. The four fight main card is headlined by the light heavyweight bout between Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Ryan Bader. The rest of the main card consists of Heavyweights Josh Barnett vs. Ben Rothwell, Bantamweights Iura Alcantara vs. Jimmie Rivera and Welterweights Sage Northcutt vs. Bryan Barberena. The event takes place at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.
Anthony Johnson (20-5 MMA, 11-5 UFC) vs. Ryan Bader (20-4 MMA, 13-4 UFC). Current Line: Johnson -250, Bader +210 Pick: Johnson by TKO in round 1
Josh Barnett (34-7 MMA, 6-2 UFC) vs. Ben Rothwell (35-9 MMA, 5-3 UFC). Current Line: Barnett -135, Rothwell +115. Pick: Barnett by TKO in round 3 Iuri Alcantara (33-6 MMA, 7-3 UFC) vs. Jimmie Rivera (18-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC). Current Line: Rivera -165, Alcantara +140. Pick: Rivera by decision Sage Northcutt (7-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) vs. Bryan Barberena (10-3 MMA, 1-1 UFC). Current Line: Sage Northcutt -245, Barberena +205. Pick: Northcutt by submission in round 2
Enjoy the fights!
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