MMA Viking continues to contribute MMA content to the growing blog for the leading online gaming company Betsafe. Ryan O’Leary, founder of MMAViking.com, writes a UFC 215 PREVIEW, BETTING TIPS AND ODDS article. For Nordic MMA fans, Ilir Latifi will be taking on Tyson Pedro on the main card, in what is a fantastic opportunity for the Sledgehammer on the main card to show he should be in title contention.
Two title fights top the UFC 215 card, which is the first numbered UFC since July as the promotion took time out to focus its efforts on the “Money Fight” between Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor.
Saturday could be a historic night as UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will attempt to defend his title for a record 11th time as he faces challenger Ray Borg in the headliner. The UFC women’s bantamweight title is also on the line as current champion Amanda Nunes faces multiple-time muay thai world champion Valentina Shevchenko in the co-main event.
Let’s take a look at the 12 fights going down at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.