One of the events of the UFC Fight Night 170 tournament will be the battle of Rani Yahya against Enrique Barzola. Both fighters have solid experience playing at the top level, and both lost in their previous fights. The confrontations between grapplers and drummers are always unpredictable, but in this pair, bookmakers prefer the Peruvian fighter. And our task is to create our own expert prediction for an accurate bet.
At what time Jussier Rani Yahya vs Enrique Barzola fight?
The fight time is March 14, 2020, at 05:00 PM ET.
Where to watch the fight?
Will be shown ESPN+
How many wins and losses Rani Yahya have?
Rani Yahya has 26 wins and 10 losses.
How many wins and losses Enrique Barzola have?
Enrique Barzola has 16 wins and 7 loss.
The 35-year-old fighter from Brazil has been fighting among professionals since the distant 2002. For more than eight years, Yahya has performed at secondary promotion tournaments and joined the UFC with a record of 15-6. As part of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Rani won eleven wins with four defeats, but he never took part in the title fight. The Brazilian lost his extreme fight at the UFC 234 tournament on points to Ricky Simon. Yahya is a top-notch jitter of the highest level with excellent grappling skills. He also wears a black Muay Thai belt.
The 30-year-old Peruvian has been playing at the professional level since 2012, and in the UFC promotion since November 2015. Under the auspices of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Barzola held nine fights, of which six completed in his favor. Last year, Enrique went into the octagon three times: he lost on points to Kevin Aguilar and Movsar Evloev, and also defeated Bobby Moffett by a separate judging decision. Barsola is a basic fighter who has added decent kickboxing and BJ skills to his basic technique.
Rani Yahya vs Enrique Barzola
The Peruvian has significant trump cards in the stalls, so Yahya will be deprived of his usual advantage. And the stand will already be behind Barzola, although Enrique does not have a powerful knockout blow in his arsenal.
Given the recent performances of both fighters, experts are inclined to win Enrique Barsola.
- Our prediction: Enrique Barzola Will Win.