Unranked bantamweight prospects Raul Rosas Jr. and Christian Rodriguez will face off to open the main card of UFC 287.
Rosas Jr. has a professional mixed martial arts record of 7-0, while Rodriguez has a record of 8-1.
Raul Rosas Jr. vs. Christian Rodriguez Match Details
Fixture: Raul Rosas Jr. vs. Christian Rodriguez
Date and Time: Saturday, April 8th, 10:00 p.m. EST
Venue: Kaseya Center, Miami, Florida
Raul Rosas Jr. vs. Christian Rodriguez Betting Odds
|Raul Rosas Jr.||Over 2.5|
|Christian Rodriguez||Under 2.5|
Raul Rosas Jr. vs. Christian Rodriguez Key Stats
Rosas Jr. enters UFC 287 with a record of seven wins and no losses. The youngest fighter in UFC history has one victory via knockout, five via submission, and one via decision. Rosas Jr. has never been defeated.
Christian Rodriguez has a professional mixed martial arts record of eight wins and one loss. The bantamweight prospect has won three fights via knockout, four fights via submission, and one via decision. He has never been finished as the only loss of his career came via decision.
Raul Rosas Jr. stands at 5-foot-8 with a 67-inch reach. Despite having a two-inch height disadvantage, Christian Rodriguez has a four-and-a-half-inch reach advantage as he stands at 5-foot-6 with a 71.5-inch reach. Rosas Jr. weighed in at 135 pounds, while Rodriguez missed weight, coming in at 137 pounds.
Raul Rosas Jr. vs. Christian Rodriguez Betting Prediction
Raul Rosas Jr. showed that he is more than capable of competing in the UFC as he picked up a first-round submission victory in his promotional debut. While he will face a tougher test in Christian Rodriguez, expect Rosas Jr. to continue to build his hype as he remains undefeated.