UFC 275 odds, professional picks, predictions, betting tendencies for Valentina Shevchenko vs. Taila Santos

Is Talia Santos one other sufferer for Valentina Shevchenko to dispatch of, or can she dig deep and pull out a win? At UFC 275 on June 11 inside Singapore Indoor Stadium, Shevchenko places the UFC flyweight title on the road in opposition to Santos. 

Shevchenko, an eight-time World Championships gold medalist, made her professional debut in 2003. “Bullet” made her UFC debut in 2015. She is 11-2 with the promotion. The 2 losses of Shevchenko’s UFC profession got here in opposition to Amanda Nunes. Shevchenko beat Joanna Jedrzejczyk in 2018 to win the UFC flyweight title and has defended it six instances. Her final combat was a TKO win in opposition to Lauren Murphy in September. 

Santos made her professional debut in 2013 and joined the UFC in 2018. A Dana White’s Contender Sequence alum, Santos had her 15-fight unbeaten streak snapped in 2019 in opposition to Mara Romero Borella. She has since received 4 in a row, her final combat a submission win in November in opposition to Joanne Wooden. 

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The Sporting Information is right here to provide some perception on the best way to wager on this bout that includes one of the crucial dominant champions of all time. 

UFC 275 odds for Valentina Shevchenko vs. Taila Santos

Per Vegas Insider, Shevchenko is the -800 favourite. Santos is the +550 underdog. 

In Canada, per Sports activities Interplay, Shevchenko is the -890 favourite, whereas Santos is the +545 underdog. 

UFC 275 prop bets for Valentina Shevchenko vs. Taila Santos

Prop bets by way of FanDuel Sportsbook

  • Shevchenko by way of KO/TKO: +250
  • Shevchenko by way of submission: +500
  • Shevchenko by way of determination: +100
  • Santos by way of KO/TKO: +1700
  • Santos by way of submission: +1500
  • Santos by way of determination: +1000

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Taila Santos prediction

In terms of Shevchenko, you possibly can virtually examine her to The Terminator. Not often does she get hit, having solely absorbed 1.87 photographs per minute within the octagon. Santos absorbs about 2.23 blows. 

“Bullet” can be an unstoppable machine in the case of putting, touchdown 3.21 strikes per minute. In what could also be a shock to some, Santos has landed 3.71. One thing to contemplate, nevertheless, is the quantity of blows Shevchenko lands. She landed 98 photographs in comparison with 11 in opposition to Lauren Murphy, 32 over 10 in opposition to Jessica Andrade, and 62 over 36 in opposition to Jennifer Maia. Shevchenko will break you down, dismantle you, and put you again collectively simply so she will be able to do it once more. 

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Santos has a better strike charge than her opponents however has by no means taken them out as Shevchenko has. She is heavy-handed and has managed to shift her opponent’s momentum to her benefit. Santos boxing capability is exclusive in its personal proper, and when she smells blood, she’ll go for the assault. With somebody like Shevchenko, nevertheless, who not often makes a mistake on the toes, that can be powerful for her to perform. 

One facet of the combat that can be extraordinarily fascinating is on the bottom. Santos has landed 11 takedowns in her final 4 fights, with 5 in opposition to Roxanne Modafferi and 5 in opposition to Molly McCann. She holds a takedown accuracy charge of 86%. Santos’ underhook and physique lock positions have helped drag her opponent down and have typically left them caught. 

Santos believes that the best way to beat Shevchenko is on the ground. 

“I imagine I’m taking this combat to the bottom,” Santos informed Combate, by way of Bloody Elbow. “Valentina is a really powerful fighter. Her sturdy swimsuit is within the putting sport, however I imagine I might be profitable on the bottom. She’s very powerful on the toes. She has defeated some actually powerful fighters. She’s additionally actually good, however I imagine I’ll discover success on the bottom.

“That’s the place I really feel tremendous snug. I come from a Muay Thai faculty, so I additionally really feel nice on the toes. Nevertheless, I see her weaknesses on the bottom, so I imagine that’s the realm the place I’ll discover success within the combat.”

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Santos’ feedback are fascinating contemplating Shevchenko’s current luck on the bottom. Since her second loss in opposition to Amanda Nunes, she has landed 28 takedowns in eight fights. In opposition to Jessica Andrade, Shevchenko landed seven, and in opposition to Lauren Murphy, she landed 3. Transitioning to the aspect and on high of her opponent, she has been capable of finish the combat early in opposition to Murphy, Andrade, and Chookagian. You don’t want to be close to her elbows when she instances them proper. 

In every bout she competes in, we regularly marvel if the following challenger may very well be the most important risk Shevchenko will face for her title. It solely takes a couple of minutes for her to strike down that principle. That could be the case right here.

Whereas Santos is assured in her takedown capability, Shevchenko is on one other degree. Can Santos pull off the upset? It’s potential, however are you prepared to take that threat? It is going to be exhausting to persuade anybody that Shevchenko will not stroll out the winner. 

Sporting Information prediction: Shevchenko by way of TKO (spherical 2) (+250)

What time does UFC 275 begin right now?

  • Date: Saturday, June 11
  • FIGHT PASS Prelims: 6:30 p.m. ET
  • Prelims: 8 p.m. ET 
  • Essential card: 10 p.m. ET
  • Essential occasion: 12:15 a.m. ET (roughly)

UFC 275 takes place on June 11. The FIGHT PASS prelims happen at 6:30 p.m. ET, whereas the prelims start at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN+. The principle card begins on ESPN+ PPV at 10 p.m. ET, and the principle occasion ought to start round 12:15 a.m. ET, relying on how lengthy the undercard fights final. 

Methods to watch UFC 275: Teixeira vs. Prochazka

  • TV channels: ESPN+, ESPN Deportes
  • Reside stream: ESPN+

The principle card for UFC 275 is obtainable within the U.S. and Mexico on the ESPN+ subscription streaming service for a pay-per-view price.

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Earlier fights are viewable reside on ESPN+, the WatchESPN app, and, for the early prelims, on UFC Struggle Go.

In Canada, the principle card pay-per-view is obtainable on Bell, Rogers, Shaw, SaskTel, Videotron, Telus, Eastlink, and UFC PPV on UFC Struggle Go.

In the UK, the principle card can be out there on BT Sport 1, with the prelims out there on UFC Struggle Go. 

In Australia, the principle card can be on Essential Occasion, Kayo Sports activities, and UFC PPV on UFC Struggle Go.

Glover Teixeira vs. Jiri Prochazka value: How a lot does UFC 275 price?

  • $74.99 (present ESPN+ subscribers)
  • $99.98 (new subscribers)

Within the U.S., the UFC 275 primary card is obtainable by way of pay-per-view on ESPN+, which additionally requires a subscription. The PPV value for UFC 275 is $74.99 for present subscribers. New subscribers will pay a bundle value of $99.98 for the UFC 275 pay-per-view and an ESPN+ annual subscription, which gives financial savings of over 30 p.c.

Product Costs
ESPN+ Month-to-month Subscription $6.99/month
ESPN+ Annual Subscription $69.99/yr
The Disney Bundle w/Hulu Advert-Supported $13.99/month
The Disney Bundle w/Hulu No-Advertisements $19.99/month
UFC PPV Standalone $74.99 every
UFC PPV Package deal (UFC PPV & ESPN+ Annual) $99.98, then $69.99/yr
UFC PPV & The Disney Bundle

$88.98, then $13.99/month

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UFC 275 combat card

Essential card

  • Glover Teixeira (c) vs. Jiri Prochazka for the UFC gentle heavyweight title
  • Valentina Shevchenko (c) vs. Taila Santos for the UFC flyweight title
  • Zhang Weili vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk 2; Strawweights
  • Andre Fialho vs. Jake Matthews; Welterweights
  • Jack Della Maddalena vs. Ramazan Emeev; Welterweights 

Prelims

  • Brendan Allen vs. Jacob Malkoun; Middleweights 
  • Choi Seung-Woo vs. Joshua Culibao; Featherweights 
  • Maheshate vs. Steve Garcia; Featherweights

FIGHT PASS prelims 

  • Kang Kyung-ho vs. Danaa Batgerel; Bantamweights
  • Liang Na vs. Silvana Gomez Juarez; Strawweights 
  • Ramona Pascual vs. Joselyne Edwards; Bantamweights

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