UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs Gaethje Fight Card

UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs Gaethje Fight Card

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UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs Gaethje Fight Card



UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs Gaethje
Apr 14, 2018 
Gila River Arena
Glendale, Arizona


UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs Gaethje Fight Card


Fight Card Ranking (strength of card on paper based on our exclusive Pound for Pound fighter rankings)

6,985 – below average

UFC on FOX cards range between 7,700-6,400 points, with an average UFC on FOX card ranking 7,100


(click on fighter’s name for detailed scouting report)

(fighter ranking based on our exclusive Performance Based Ranking system – click fighter’s rank to check out the list)


Main Card (FOX/CTV Two – 8:00 pm Eastern)

Lightweights (five rounds):
Dustin Poirier (22-5, 1 NC, #5 ranked lightweight) vs Justin Gaethje (18-1, #48 ranked lightweight)

Israel Adesanya (12-0, #42 ranked middleweight) vs Marvin Vettori (12-3-1, #48 ranked middleweight)

Carlos Condit (30-11, #16 ranked welterweight) vs Alex Oliveira (17-4-1, 2 NC, #12 ranked welterweight)

Women’s Strawweights:
Michelle Waterson (14-6, #6 ranked women’s strawweight) vs Cortney Casey (7-5, #14 ranked women’s strawweight)


Prelim (Fox/TSN 5 – 6:00 pm Eastern)

Tim Boetsch (21-11, #9 ranked middleweight) vs Antonio Carlos Junior (10-2, 1 NC, #21 ranked middleweight)

Muslim Salikhov (13-2, #84 ranked welterweight) vs Ricky Rainey (13-4)

Wilson Reis (22-8, #14 ranked flyweight) vs John Moraga (18-6, #7 ranked flyweight)

Krzysztof Jotko (19-3, #22 ranked middleweight) vs Brad Tavares (16-5, #13 ranked middleweight)


Early Prelims (UFC Fight Pass – 3:30 pm Eastern)

Gilbert Burns 
(12-2, #29 ranked lightweight) vs Dan Moret (13-3)

Women’s Flyweights:
Shana Dobson (3-1, #8 ranked women’s flyweight) vs Lauren Mueller (4-0)

Dhiego Lima (14-6, #82 ranked welterweight) vs Yushin Okami (34-11, #48 ranked welterweight)

Arjan Singh Bhullar (7-0, #31 ranked heavyweight) vs Adam Wieczorek (9-1, #31 ranked heavyweight)

Matthew Lopez (10-2, #25 ranked bantamweight) vs Alejandro Perez (19-6-1, #18 ranked bantamweight)

Luke Sanders (11-2, #40 ranked bantamweight) vs Patrick Williams (8-5, #36 ranked bantamweight)


Betting Odds:

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