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The MMA Vivisection - UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2 & TUF 26 Finale picks, odds, & analysis

Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch are back to breakdown this week's UFC cards in Las Vegas & Detroit. With picks and odds for every bout on both cards. From Sijara Eubanks vs. Nicco Montano down to Gillian Robertson vs. Emily Whitmire and Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo down to Amanda Cooper vs. Angela Magana.

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The UFC is bringing all the action this week with back-to-back, Friday & Saturday fight cards. On Friday, Roxanne Modafferi takes on Nicco Montano for the inagural women’s flyweigh title in the TUF 26 Finale. The next day, Max Holloway defends his featherweight belt for the first time, in a rematch with Jose Aldo on UFC 218. The PPV card is obviously where the UFC has put most of their focus, as it’s stacked top to bottom with exciting action fights.

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Here’s a look at the both fight cards as they stand right now:

TUF 26 Finale: Modafferi vs. Montano

Nicco Montano vs. Roxanne Modafferi - 47:30
Sean O’Malley vs. Terrion Ware - 40:55
Lauren Murphy vs. Barb Honchak - 34:46
Eric Spicely vs. Gerald Meerschaert - 28:11
Deanna Bennett vs. Melinda Fabian - 25:31
Joe Soto vs. Brett Johns - 19:30

Christina Marks vs. Montana De La Rosa - 16:26
Andrew Sanchez vs. Ryan Janes - 10:20
Karine Gevorgyan vs. Rachael Ostovich-Berdon - 7:17
Ariel Beck vs. Shana Dobson - 4:54

Gillian Robertson vs. Emily Whitmire - 3:00

UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2

Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo - 2:15:05
Alistair Overeem vs. Francis Ngannou - 2:05:12
Henry Cejudo vs. Sergio Pettis - 1:57:05
Eddie Alvarez vs. Justin Gaethje - 1:47:54
Tecia Torres vs. Michelle Waterson - 1:39:35

Charles Oliveira vs. Paul Felder - 1:31:57
Alex Oliveira vs. Yancy Medeiros - 1:26:53
David Teymur vs. Drakkar Klose - 1:21:24
Felice Herrig vs. Cortney Casey - 1:14:00

Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Sabah Homasi - 1:07:11
Jeremy Kimball vs. Dominick Reyes - 1:02:53
Justin Willis vs. Allen Crowder - 57:42
Amanda Cooper vs. Angela Magana - 53:22