The UFC heads to France for the first time in its history. Thus, it is only fitting that one of the fighters in the main event is French. Here are our betting picks and predictions for the Ciryl Gane vs Tai Tuivasa fight in UFC Paris.
Ciryl Gane is already looking forward to his rematch against Francs Ngannou. However, Tai Tuivasa will try to prevent that big fight from happening. So let’s look at how the main event of the UFC Paris will play out.
Ciryl Gane vs Tai Tuivasa Betting Picks
According to bookie industry sources, Gane started his MMA career with a 10-0 record. As a result, he rose through the UFC ranks since joining the organization in 2019. Also, Gane won the Interim UFC Heavyweight Title in 2021 against Derrick Lewis.
Gane had the opportunity to unify the Heavyweight Belt when he faced Ngannou. However, he lost by decision.
According to white label sports betting reports, the former Interim Heavyweight champion has the advantage over Tuivasa on paper. However, his victory will come from a boring path as he needs to grapple with his opponent throughout the match.
On the other hand, Tuivasa started his UFC career with a dismal 3-3 record. Also, he lost three fights in a row before winning five straight matches, leading to his fight against Gane. His most recent one was a KO victory against Derrick Lewis in February.
Gametime: 09/03/22 at 3:00 PM ET
Bet on over 2.5 Rounds at -125
Although most heavyweight matches will not go the distance, it would not be the case in this matchup. Gane’s average rounds per fight are 3.27. Also, Tuivasa is a striker. Thus, Gane needs to take the battle to the ground if he wants to win the fight.
Do you want to be an online bookie? Consider using PricePerPlayer.com.