Robert Whittaker vs Kelvin Gastelum Odds & Info
|Game||Robert Whittaker vs Kelvin Gastelum|
|Date & Time||Saturday April 17, 2021, 7:00 PM (EDT)|
Ufc Apex Ufc Apex, Las Vegas, USA
Robert Whittaker -270
Robert Whittaker is coming to the fight here standing at 6’0” and a weight of 186 pounds. The reach that is coming in for Robert is coming in at 73,5 inches. The overall record for Whittaker is sitting at 23-5-0.
Whittaker is seen mainly using the orthodox stance, The fighting style that has been used but Whittaker before has been more of a striker. The last 5 bouts for Robert Whittaker have seen him go 4-1. The loss was a KO/TKO in 2019. The wins have been by a split decision and a total of 3 unanimous decision wins.
Kelvin Gastelum is coming in without the height advantage standing at only 5’9” and 186 pounds. Gastelum also gives up the reach advantage as his reach is only 71.5 inches. The overall record for Kelvin is sitting at 17-6-0.
As a striker Gastelum will need to have a good stance. Well, unlike his opponent Kelvin tends toe rely on the southpaw stance. The last 5 fights for Gastelum have not been that good as he is 2-3. The wins have come with a split and a unanimous decision. The losses have been by a submission, split decision, and a unanimous decision.
Free Boxing Pick:
The fight here will definitely be slanted towards Whittaker. Whittaker is coming in with an advantage in height and reach. However, Robert Whittaker is throwing a whole strike more per minute and while he is not as accurate, he is landing more blows just by throwing more. Look for this fight to tips towards Whittaker in the fight here as Gastelum is unable to keep pace in the fight. UFC Fight Night Winner, Robert Whittaker.