Sriram Muralidaran

Long-time MMA fan. Catch my (incomplete) betting history at betmma.tips/sriramsays.

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Francisco Trinaldo (L) punches Ross Pearson in their lightweight bout during UFC Fight Night 81
UFC on ESPN 4 Predictions: Alexander Hernandez vs. Francisco Trinaldo

After his bitter loss in Brooklyn to returning-lightweight Donald Cerrone, Alexander Hernandez gets a hometown…

Rafael dos Anjos lands a punch against Kevin Lee
UFC on ESPN 4 Predictions: Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards

While claims of his decline on the heels of a two-fight skid weren’t necessarily unfounded,…

Josh Emmett advances toward Michael Johnson
UFC Fight Night 155 Predictions: Josh Emmett vs. Mirsad Bektic breakdown

At a division like featherweight, where getting a crack at the rankings generally takes work…

Jorge Masvidal celebrates his win over Donald Cerrone in the Welterweight division
UFC 239 Predictions: Jorge Masvidal vs. Ben Askren

For a debut as anticipated as Ben Askren’s at UFC 235 (ending near a -300…

Luke Rockhold readies himself inside the UFC cage
UFC 239 Predictions: Jan Błachowicz vs. Luke Rockhold

After building a respectable winstreak through late 2017 and 2018, Jan Błachowicz’s hopes of getting…

Francis Ngannou celebrates after a first-round knockout victory in the UFC
UFC on ESPN 3 Predictions: Francis Ngannou vs. Junior dos Santos

Considering his current trajectory, Ngannou’s near-irrelevancy just two fights ago seems absurd; while his astonishingly…

John Lineker of Brazil punches Cory Sandhagen during their bantamweight bout at UFC Fight Night at BB&T Center on April 27, 2019 in Sunrise, Florida.
UFC Fight Night 154 Predictions: John Lineker vs. Rob Font II

With a ranked bantamweight falling out of a fight in South Carolina, John Lineker has…

Renato Moicano kicks Cub Swanson in the first round of their featherweight bout during UFC 227
UFC Fight Night 154 Predictions: Renato Moicano vs. The Korean Zombie

Off a losing effort against the greatest fighter of all time, Renato Carneiro (better known…

Alexander Gustafsson takes his gloves off inside the UFC octagon
Alexander Gustafsson: A retrospective on “The Mauler”

At a division shallow enough that fighters like Glover Teixeira and Mauricio Rua (elderly by…

Tony Ferguson crushes Anthony Pettis
UFC 238 Predictions: Tony Ferguson vs. Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone

With Dustin Poirier’s sensational win over featherweight king Max Holloway in April, the next big…