UFC on Fox: Lawler vs Dos Anjos Betting Odds and Preview

The UFC heads north of the border for its final Fox card of this year once it puts up the Octagon at Winnipeg on December 16. The main event features Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos — two former champions with competitive, crowd-pleasing fashions — at a bout that could go a very long way to determining the next welterweight title challenger. The card top to bottom ought to be piled to the brim with finishes with the likes of Mike Perry, Santiago Ponzinibbio and Oluwale Bamgbose scheduled to compete. Robbie Lawler vs Rafael Dos Anjos Robbie Lawler (-110) is the definition of an exciting fighter. The southpaw moves nicely with his feet and angles incredibly well as a result of his wealth of experience in the Octagon. These abilities allow him to punish his competition with his power mixes or crafty counter-strikes. But you have to wonder if this fashion can be sustained by him and tear. “Ruthless” is essentially a sprawl-and-brawler. He’s got strong defensive wrestling that is backed up by his own openness to punish opponents who shoot for his legs. Only rarely will you see him shoot to get a takedown himself however he is capable of doing so. Rafael dos Anjos (-120) is mainly a pressure fighter who excels in dictating the speed of the fight. Dos Anjos typically functions supporting a constant pumping jab and a few brutal leg kicks. His footwork assists him cut off the crate and suffocate his opponent. Once his competitor is backed onto the cage, RDA possibly blitzes with heavy hands or grinds out a takedown. Read more: crossfitsupercharged.com

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