Tyron Woodley is coming into the bout here standing at 5’9” and 170 pounds. Woodley is coming into the bout here with a 74” reach and that should help him out. He is coming in with the longer reach as well.
The Chosen One is coming into the bout here using the Orthodox stance, which will help him out quite a bit. Woodley also tends to go more towards the wrestling style as his fighting style. The last 5 bouts for Woodley have been able to get 3 wins, but has a draw, and his last bout was a loss by a unanimous decision.
Gilbert Burns for his part is coming in to the match here standing as the taller fighter at 5’10” and weighing in at 170 pounds. The downside is Burns does not have the reach advantage at 71 inches and that could cost him in the bout here.
Using the orthodox stance will help out Durinho, but he is seen more of a striker than what some of the other fighters would look like. In this last 5 bouts, Burns has not lost a single bout and has 3 that are by unanimous decision, but also a submission win, and he ended up getting a KO/TKO in his last bout.
Burns is coming in without a loss in his last 5 matches. Yes, Burns does give up the weight advantage and the reach advantage in the match here. However, those are not going to really make that much of a difference in the bout here as Burns is able to take down Woodley in a match that ends up going to the judges. Fight Match Predicted Winner, Gilbert Burns.