UFC FIGHT NIGHT 231: Jailton Almeida vs. Derrick Lewis 11/4/23 – On November 4th, 2023, aficionados of mixed martial arts will converge, either digitally or in person at the esteemed UFC venue, to witness a bout that has garnered significant attention in professional circuits. At the appointed hour, Mr. Jailton “MALHADINHO” Almeida and Mr. Derrick “THE BLACK BEAST” Lewis will engage in a heavyweight confrontation that is anticipated to be both strategic and intense. This bout is undeniably amongst the MMA top picks, eliciting considerable discourse and analytical debate within the MMA community.
Jailton Almeida vs. Derrick Lewis Game Info
|When:||Saturday, November 4, 2023 at 9:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Ginasio Do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Brazil|
Jailton Almeida Analysis
Jailton Almeida, commonly referred to by his nickname “MALHADINHO,” has steadily advanced through the ranks, amassing a 19-2-0 record in mixed martial arts (MMA). A quick glance at his statistics will demonstrate why such an opponent would be so hard to beat; his significant strikes per minute (SLpM) count of 3.81 highlights both his offensive prowess and relentless aggression in the octagon while 64% striking accuracy further demonstrates his precision during fights.
Almeida’s defensive abilities are unparalleled. His incredible ability to avoid significant damage, taking only 0.30 strikes per minute on average, speaks volumes about his agility, ring awareness, and anticipatory skills when the fight moves to the mat. When grappling, however, Almeida shines just as brightly with 6.40 takedowns every 15 minutes at an impressive 68% takedown accuracy rate further underscoring his versatility within all facets of MMA fighting – proof enough that Almeida remains among top contenders within heavyweight division. His recent victory over Rozenstruik further establishes him as one of its top contenders within heavyweight division.
Derrick Lewis Analysis
Derrick “THE BLACK BEAST” Lewis is no stranger to the high-stakes environment of top-tier MMA fights, boasting 27-11-0 (1 NC). Lewis brings both power and resilience into each octagon bout. Standing at 6’3″, and weighing in at 260 lbs, his physicality stands out. His striking frequency stands at 2.60 while accuracy stands at 50% – although Lewis often causes devastating fight-changing outcomes when landing his powerful strikes.
Lewis may take more hits than Almeida on defense, taking 2.59 strikes per minute from Almeida’s 2.54, yet his endurance as evidenced by an average fight time of 8:30 testifies to this fact. On grappling front, Lewis doesn’t match Almeida in terms of takedown accuracy (28%); however his defense against takedowns nearly mirrors Almeida’s showing his ability to control both pace and location of fights – Rogerio de Lima being one such recent success story that testifies his perseverance despite facing formidable opponents like Rogerio de Lima! His recent victory also speaks volumes to Lewis’s ability overcome challenges head on and find victory.
Jailton Almeida vs. Derrick Lewis Stats
|Wins/Losses/Draws||19-2-0||27-11-0 (1 NC)|
|Average Fight Time||5:05||8:30|
|Height||6′ 3″||6′ 3″|
|Weight||205 lbs.||260 lbs.|
|Strikes Landed per Min.||3.81||2.60|
|Strikes Absorbed per Min.||0.30||2.59|
|Takedowns Average/15 min.||6.40||0.59|
|Submission Average/15 min.||2.5||0.0|
Jailton Almeida vs. Derrick Lewis Free Pick
Upon meticulous scrutiny of the provided statistics, career trajectories, and recent professional engagements, formulating a prediction remains a complex endeavor. Both Mr. Almeida and Mr. Lewis have their respective strengths, fortified by proven track records. Nonetheless, considering the empirical data and recent momentum, Mr. Jailton Almeida emerges with a discernible advantage. Given his superior striking capabilities, near-impeccable defense, and a robust grappling record, our professional inclination leans towards Mr. Almeida as the victor of this engagement. It is pertinent to acknowledge Mr. Lewis’s vast experience and innate strength; however, the empirical data and recent performances suggest that Mr. Almeida is better positioned for success.
Free Pick: Jailton Almeida -450
As the event date approaches, UFC FIGHT NIGHT 231 stands poised to deliver a masterclass in mixed martial arts proficiency. For aficionados interested in the best live betting prospects, this confrontation presents a compelling scenario. While Mr. Lewis, currently perceived as the underdog, possesses the potential to deliver a surprise, Mr. Almeida’s holistic combat capabilities render him the statistical favorite. Regardless of the outcome, one can confidently assert that spectators will witness a bout of the highest professional caliber.