Bellator 284 Gracie Vs Yamauchi – Main Card Odds, Predictions, Picks


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Neiman Gracie vs Goiti Yamauchi – Welterweight Main Event

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Neiman Gracie TALE OF THE TAPE Goiti Yamauchi 33 Age 29 6’0″ (183cm) Height 5’10” (178cm) 74.0″ (188cm) Reach 74.0″ (188cm) Brazil Nation Brazil Renzo Gracie Academy Team Yamauchi Team 11-3-0 Record 27-5-0 1 Loss Current Streak 2 Wins -190 BET NOW

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Neiman Gracie made the transition from BJJ to mixed martial arts back in 2013 and debuted for “World Series of Fighting” where he earned two submission wins before getting signed by Bellator. It’s not surprising that NeimanGracie’s preferred method of winning is submission. However, his win against Mark Lemminger was a knockout by elbows and punches.

All of Gracie’s losses came by way of unanimous decision with his first loss handed to him by Rory “Red King ” Macdonald, who fights in the PFL 2022 Welterweight semi finals this weekend.

Gracie is the opponent of Goiti Yamauchi. He was born in Japan, but moved to Brazil as a child with his family. There he fell in love and began his career in mixed martial arts.

Yamauchi, a submission specialist, has won many of his fights via rear naked choke in the first round. He has also never lost a fight during his MMA career.

Yamauchi fought Micheal Chandler and Bubba Jenkins, both of whom are renowned fighters. However, they couldn’t stop him. In a fight like this, both Bubba Jenkins and Micheal Chandler will be unable to stop him.

Our Pick

Goiti Yamauchi to win by unanimous decision

Valentin Moldavsky vs Steve Mowry – Heavyweight Division

Valentin Moldavsky TALE OF THE TAPE Steve Mowry 30 Age 30 6’1″ (185cm) Height 6’8″ (203cm) 75.0″ (191cm) Reach 79.0″ (201cm) Russia Nation United States Alexander Nevsky (Stary Oskol) Team Hard Knocks 365 11-2-0 Record 10-0-0 1 Loss Current Streak 17 Wins -190 BET NOW

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Former interim Bellator Heavyweight champion Valentin Maldovsky enters this bout coming off the second loss of his pro MMA career where he was defeated by Ryan Bader in the heavyweight title fight and main event of Bellator 279. Moldavsky is a former interim Bellator Heavyweight champion. He comes into this bout having suffered a loss at the heavyweight division. Ryan Bader defeated him in the main event of Bellator 17.

It is notable that Moldavsky has lost his first fight in mixed martial arts as an amateur to Magomed Ankalaev, who is currently the top UFC Light Heavyweight.

Steve Mowry has made the most of his mixed martial arts career, although he’s been in no real danger and has won his three last fights via submission. Although Valentin Moldavsky is accustomed to facing higher-level opposition, Steve Mowry has proven his submission skills to be a formidable opponent.

Our Pick

Steve Mowry to win by submission in round one

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane vs Bruna Ellen – Women’s Flyweight Division

“The Ilimanator” Ilima-Lei Macfarlane TALE OF THE TAPE Bruna Ellen 32 Age 26 5’4″ (163cm) Height 5’3″ (160cm) 66.0″ (168cm) Reach – United States Nation Brazil Team Hurricane Awesome Team Nova Geracao Muay Thai 11-2-0 Record 6-3-0 2 Losses Current Streak 1 Win -140 BET NOW

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Former Bellator women’s flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane find herself on the worst run of form in her mixed martial arts career so far with two unanimous decision losses in a row to Juliana Velasquez and Justine Kish. ” The Iliminator “Has a lot of submissions and can end fights in any time. Her most recent victory and defense of her title was by unanimous decision.

Bruna Elen is a specialist in Muay Thai and prefers to fight point-fighting rather than looking for submissions or knockouts. In fact, all her fights were decided by judges.

Ellen is fresh off her split victory over Desiree Yanez, but she also lost to Juliana Velasquez in a unanimous decision. Macfarlane will fight Bruna Ellen. Her experience in mixed martial arts will make a difference.

Our Pick

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane to win by submission in round two

Said Sowma vs Gokhan Saricam – Heavyweight Division

Said Sowma TALE OF THE TAPE Gokhan Saricam 30 Age 31 6’0″ (183cm) Height 6’3″ (191cm) 76.0″ (193cm) Reach 76.0″ (193cm) United States Nation Turkey American Top Team Team MMA Vlaardingen 8-3-0 Record 7-1-0 1 Loss Current Streak 3 Wins +150 BET NOW

Odds -175 BET NOW

Said Sowma started his mixed martial arts journey with a Titan FC fight vs fellow Bellator 284 main card fighter Steve Mowry who defeated him by second round TKO in his debut. Sowma would rebound from his loss by winning six consecutive fights before being signed to Bellator. He lost by unanimous decision to Tyrell Fortune in their promotional debut.

He would respond to his loss with two wins in succession before falling to Davion Franklin by a split decision in his latest fight.

Turkish heavyweight Gokhan Saviam began his career in the Belgian MMA scene. He had a record total of 4-0 and was signed by Bellator.

Saricam lost his Bellator debut by way of a second-round kimura submission to Steve Mowry. After that, he went on to win three consecutive fights. After analyzing the records of both fighters, it is clear that Souma had faced more difficult opponents throughout his career. This should have helped him win.

Our Pick

Said Souma to win by unanimous decision

Austin Vanderford vs Aaron Jeffery – Middleweight Division

Austin “The Gentleman” Vanderford TALE OF THE TAPE Aaron Jeffery 32 Age 29 5’11” (180cm) Height 6’2″ (188cm) 74.0″ (188cm) Reach 73.5″ (187cm) United States Nation Canada Gracie Barra Portland Team Niagra Top Team 11-1-0 Record 12-3-0 1 Loss Current Streak 2 Wins -200 BET NOW

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Austin “The Gentleman” Vanderford made the biggest step up in competition so far in his career in his most recent fight where he suffered his first pro mixed martial arts loss to veteran Gegard Mousasi via ground and pound TKO in the opening round. Prior to this, Vanderford was a self-proclaimed “Mr.

Prior to that, VanZant was on a 15-fight winning streak. This included his amatuer fights. The vast majority of VanZant’s recent fights took place in Bellator.

His latest win was an unanimous decision over Fabian Edwards (the brother of the current Welterweight champion Leon “Rocky”) Edwards.

In 2018 he even got a second round submission win over Angelo Trevino on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series but was not offered a UFC contract for unknown reasons.

Vanderford has many submissions and knockouts on his record.

His opponent, Aaron Jefferey made a series of appearances in the contender series, but much later than Vanderford.

He faced Caio Borralho, but lost in a unanimous decision. As a result, he was not chosen to join the UFC roster.

Jefferey suffered two other losses at the hands two UFC fighters, Sean Brady (now retired) and Brendan Allen (currently injured).

He is an accomplished fighter with many submissions and knockouts. However, three of his four previous fights were decided by a judge. This was a close fight between two men with almost identical style and records. It will be fascinating to see which one wins.

Our Pick

Austin Vanderford to win by unanimous decision

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Bellator 284 Information Event Bellator 284: Gracie vs Yamauchi Location Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States Date / Time Friday 12th August 2022 – 18: 00 ET How to watch Showtime, Bellator App

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