ONE Championship Odds and Decide
Christian Lee takes on Timofey Nastyukhin within the light-weight ONE Championship on April 14th, 2021 in Singapore.
- Lee vs Nastyukhin goes Wednesday, April 14th, 2021 at 8:30 PM EST
- Who emerges from The Circle because the ONE light-weight champion?
- Take a look at the struggle odds, evaluation, and predictions beneath
Christian Lee and Timofey Nastyukhin will check expertise inside Singapore Indoor Stadium. The lead card kicks off on Bleacher Report however Lee vs Nastyukhin broadcasts on TNT.
The ONE Championship light-weight world title is on the road with Lee aiming to defend his throne towards the hungry contender Nastyukhin.
Christian Lee vs Timofey Nastyukhin Odds
Odds as of Apr 13
This second installment of the ONE on TNT collection guarantees fistic fireworks with this caliber of bout topping the marquee.
Christian Lee’s Second Title Protection
Christian Lee is aiming to make the sophomore protection of his ONE Championship light-weight title. The Warrior is each the reigning and defending lineal belt-holder in addition to the ONE light-weight Grand Prix champion.
Lee is on a five-fight win streak and his final struggle noticed him halt Iuri Lapicus. The primary-round TKO win got here in October and marked the inaugural protection of Christian Lee’s light-weight belt.
💥 Shinya Aoki
🤼♂️ “Dagi” Arslanaliev
🥊 Iuri Lapicus
Can “The Warrior” add Timofey Nastyukhin to his record of victims at ONE on TNT II? 📋 @ChristianLeeMMA #WeAreONE #ONEChampionship #ONEonTNT2 pic.twitter.com/VeZ8IIgoDJ
— ONE Championship (@ONEChampionship) April 10, 2021
Out of his three profession losses, Lee has solely misplaced to Martin Nguyen (two instances to the dominant former featherweight champion) and to Edward Kelly (A loss through disqualification after a suplex was deemed unlawful).
The final defeat was that DQ end result and Lee has been using that aforementioned successful streak since.
Timofey Nastyukhin’s Crack on the Belt
Timofey Nastyukhin is at the moment ranked at quantity three in ONE Championship’s light-weight hierarchy.
He earned an enormous assertion win when he emphatically completed former Bellator and UFC light-weight champion Eddie Alvarez within the ONE Circle.
Nastyukhin is using back-to-back victories heading into this title bid. His final outing noticed him conquer Pieter Buist through unanimous choice in November.
Regardless of his most up-to-date outing going to the judges’ scorecards, Nastyukhin is usually one to halt the pugilistic proceedings inside the space.
Be careful for Timofey Nastyukhin’s SMASHING strikes! 💥 Can the Russian usurp Christian Lee’s light-weight throne with one other spectacular knockout? 🤔 #WeAreONE #ONEChampionship #ONEonTNT2 pic.twitter.com/GFnKqe3FOd
— ONE Championship (@ONEChampionship) April 12, 2021
Lee is the taller fighter and can probably play the rangier recreation on this struggle. Timing his entries ahead and utilizing his size to select his opponent aside with strikes at a distance.
Conversely, Nastyukhin will look to get in shut and court docket a extra cellphone “sales space preventing centric” model within the standup. He additionally has proven proficiency with grounded strikes and that side of his recreation may very well be a difference-maker on this struggle.
Whereas ONE has since amended their soccer kick guidelines, Timofey Nastyukhin nonetheless has a myriad of different grounded strikes to make the most of beneath this International ruleset. These guidelines differ from the foundations utilized in North America as many new followers came upon at ONE on TNT I final week.
Lee vs Nastyukhin Story of the Tape
|5’10/ Not Out there||Top/ Attain||5’7/ Not Out there|
|Shinya Aoki, Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev, Iuri Lapicus||Vital Wins||Eddie Alvarez, Eduard Folayang, Amir Khan|
Regardless of his talents as a finisher and the multiplicity of his skillset, consistency has been a little bit of a difficulty for Nastyukhin. He has but to place collectively three straight victories throughout the ONE Circle.
I believe Christian Lee not solely makes a profitable second protection of his belt however I see him halting Nastyukhin inside the space on Wednesday evening.
In the end, I favor the champion besting the challenger when Lee vs Nastyukhin goes down.
Decide: Christian Lee (-250)
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