Heavyweight contenders will highlight the UFC Fight Night: Gane vs. Volkov card on Saturday as third-ranked Cyril Gane takes on No. 5-ranked Alexander Volkov. The main UFC fight card is set for 4 p.m. ET from the Apex facility. Gane is a -150 favorite (risk $150 to win $100), while Volkov is a +125 underdog (risk $100 to win $125) in the latest Gane vs. Volkov odds from William Hill Sportsbook.
The ranked fighters are considered among a new class of promising heavyweights who pack more than just a power punch. Gane and Volkov are both known for their versatility, athleticism and stamina that allows them to go the distance if needed. Many MMA observers consider Saturday's main event about the best non-title fight that could be made in the division at the moment.
Before you make your UFC Fight Night: Gane vs. Volkov picks, make sure you see what the ultimate MMA insider, Ian Parker, has to say.
A former fighter who's been in the industry for 15 years, Parker has managed some of the world's best, including former UFC middleweight champ Chris Weidman, Costas Philippou and Gian Villante. Parker trained alongside UFC Hall of Famer Matt Serra. Now, Parker breaks down fights and makes betting picks for the Voice of the UFC, Jon Anik.
Parker is coming off a mind-boggling 2020 season. On the Anik & Florian Podcast, Parker went an astounding 58-14, returning $9,465 to $100 bettors who followed him. He hit 11 of his 17 underdog picks and 19 of 30 main events. Overall, Parker nailed an astonishing 81 percent of his plays.
At UFC Fight Night last week, Parker's winners included telling SportsLine members to back prospect Sergey Spivak (-220) against veteran Aleksei Oleinik (+190) in the heavyweight co-main event. Anyone who has followed him is WAY UP!
Now, he's turned his attention to UFC Fight Night: Gane vs. Volkov and locked in his top picks. If you parlay them together, you're looking at a payout of better than 9-1!
For UFC Fight Night: Gane vs. Volkov, we can tell you Parker is backing Andre Fili (-230) to get his hand raised against Daniel Pineda (+195) in a matchup of featherweight contenders.
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