The Sharpshooter is one fighter that has done really well in his young UFC career. Dalby has posted a 18-3-1 record in his career so far. Dalby does come into the battle here billed at 5’11” and only 170 pounds. The reach for Dalby is coming in at 74.5 inches.
The last 5 bouts that Nicolas Dalby has fought in have been good fights so far. Dalby has posted 4-0-1 record. Dalby in the last bout was a unanimous decision for a win. The bout before that, though, ended up being a no contest.
Danny Roberts is heading into the bout here with a 17-5-0 record on the year so far. Roberts is coming in with a slight height advantage at 6’1” and 170 pounds for the same weight. Roberts, even with his height advantage is not coming in with a reach advantage as his reach is sitting at 74 inches even.
Roberts is one fighter that has not really went that deep in the bouts recently. Danny Roberts in his last bout won by a KO/TKO in the second round of the fight. The fight before that, though, was a KO/TKO loss in the first round. Overall, the last 5 bouts for Roberts has seen him go 3-2.
The weights are the same coming into this bout. The big difference comes in the height with Dalby being a little bit shorter and providing a smaller target compared to the taller Roberts. What else does not help Roberts out is the fact that his bouts have been fairly early decisions in most cases and have mainly come in the KO/TKO work. Look for Dalby to come into the bout here and fight quite a bit better, but also to fight better and bring home the win here. UFC Fight Night Winner, Nicolas Dalby.