Brandon Moreno vs Alexander Pantozha. Prediction for the fight

Mixed martial arts fighter in the flyweight category Brandon Moreno will meet with Alexander Pantoja in the title fight of the evening of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 290. Will the Mexican be able to defeat the Brazilian on July 9 in Las Vegas and what bets should he choose?

Our Expert Predictions & Analysis on Brandon Moreno vs Alexander Pantozha

Brandon Moreno

Brandon Moreno is the UFC flyweight champion. The Assassin Baby first met Pantozha in May 2018. Then the victory was celebrated by the Brazilian (unanimous decision of the judges). In total, the 29-year-old fighter has 21 wins (five by knockout, five by decision, 11 by submission).

Moreno has won his last two fights. Australian Kai Cara-France (TKO) and Daveson Figueredo (TKO) from Brazil were defeated. Brandon holds a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. 

Brandon Moreno vs Alexander Pantozha

Alexander Pantozha

Oleksandr Pantozha ranks second in the division ranking. The 33-year-old fighter from Brazil has 27 wins (eight by knockout, eight by decision, 11 by submission) and six losses. The Cannibal has won their last three fights. Alex defeated Angolan Manel Cape (unanimous) in February 2021. And then he defeated the Americans Brandon Royval and Alex Perez by submission. However, before that, he lost to the Russian Askar Askarov (unanimously).

Brandon Moreno vs Alexander Pantozha facts

  • The fight will be complete - Moreno has five wins on points.

Fight prediction

Analysts of bookmakers consider Moreno the clear favorite of the upcoming fight. It is worth agreeing with them. The only question is how the victory will be won. But there is no doubt that Pantozha will give a real fight to his opponent. Therefore, a knockout is hardly worth waiting for. Brandon will win by decision.

Our prediction is Moreno to win on points with odds of 2.70 in Mostbet.

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