[UPDATE November 11, 2017: Frankie Edgar was substituted on the card by Jose Aldo. New prediction below. and chances ]
UFC 218 (Saturday, Dec. 2, Little Caesars Arena, Detroit) might seem like the pay-per-view that gets dropped in the shadow of the spectacular UFC 217 card, but it shouldn’t feel inadequate when it has among the best championship fights of the year and a sweet symphony of MMA action on the undercard.
In the main event, featherweight champion Max Holloway will defend his title against Frankie”The Response” Edgar former featherweight champ Jose Aldo.
From the co-main event, heavyweight extraordinaire Francis”The Predator” Ngannou has left a path of destruction in his wake up and is looking for another victim when he takes on UFC veteran Alistair Overeem. In 31, Ngannou has a opportunity to throw himself into the title picture and make good on UFC President Dana White’s prophecy of becoming the next big thing. No pressure.
While we’re going to hand out”next big thing” labels, there is no one”thing-ier” than lightweight Justin Gaethje, that is placing his perfect record on the line against former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez.
The UFC 218 card hits all the ideal notes. Let us add to the euphony by breaking down the primary and co-main occasions and finding the very best bets of the evening.
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