Sriram Muralidaran

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

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James Vick attempts a left high kick against Francisco Trinaldo
UFC on ESPN 1 Predictions: James Vick vs. Paul Felder

Nowhere else is the ruthlessness of the lightweight division better exhibited than in the case…

Jimmie Rivera punches Urijah Faber during the UFC 203 event
UFC on ESPN 1 Predictions: Jimmie Rivera vs. Aljamain Sterling

Bantamweight has somewhat quietly developed into one of the strongest divisions in the UFC; while…

Robert Whittaker celebrates after his victory over Yoel Romero
UFC 234 Predictions: Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum

The UFC 234 headliner is the first middleweight title-fight under reasonably normal circumstances since UFC…

Israel Adesanya lands a left punch on Marvin Vettori
UFC 234 Predictions: Israel Adesanya vs. Anderson Silva

Quite frankly, this fight is thoroughly nonsensical in a competitive sense; a prospect fighting a…

David Teymur of Sweden waits for the start of a lightweight bout against Lando Vannata during UFC 209
UFC Fight Night 144 Predictions: Charles Oliveira vs. David Teymur

The usually inconsistent Charles Oliveira went 3-0 in 2018 with three submissions for his best…

Tyron Woodley (black shorts) fights Demian Maia of Brazil in the Welterweight title bout during UFC 214
UFC Fight Night 144 Predictions: Demian Maia vs. Lyman Good

Off three straight losses to the top three welterweights in the world, Demian Maia hasn’t…

Max Holloway (L) battles Jose Aldo of Brazil (R) during UFC 218 at Little Caesars Arena on December 2, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan.
UFC Fight Night 144 Predictions: Jose Aldo vs. Renato “Moicano” Carneiro

Jose Aldo is in a thoroughly unenviable position that fighters like Stephen Thompson and Joanna…

Raphael Assuncao (R) lands a punch against Rob Font during their bantamweight fight at T-Mobile Arena on July 7, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Assuncao won by unanimous decision
UFC Fight Night 144 Predictions: Raphael Assuncao vs. Marlon Moraes 2

Another in a recent trend of main-event rematches, the motivation for rebooking Assuncao/Moraes is likely…

Kamaru Usman connects with a stiff jab
The Case for Kamaru: Why Usman deserves the next shot at Tyron Woodley

Currently embroiled in the most annoying matchmaking debate in recent memory are the top three…

Chad Mendes makes his walk to the UFC's octagon
A Retrospective on Chad Mendes

UFC 232 featured a rematch involving a consensus pound-for-pound talent, as well as a super-fight…