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The MMA Vivisection - UFC 237: Namajunas vs. Andrade picks, odds, & analysis

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Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch are back to breakdown this week’s UFC event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. With picks and odds for every fight on the card. From Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade in the main event down to Talita Bernardo vs. Vivi Araujo in the opening prelims.

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It’s not necessarily a fight card made for massive PPV buys, but the main portion of UFC 237 promises to have some rock-solid elite MMA at the very top. In the main event, strawweight champion Rose Namajunas takes on what could be a stylistic nightmare in top contender Jessica Andrade. Former champions Anderson Silva and Jose Aldo feature in tough action bouts, with Aldo’s fight against Alex Volkanovski carrying some serious title implications. Add Thiago Alves, and a veteran lightweight bout between Francisco Trinaldo and Diego Ferreira and it should be a fun event.

If you’re interested in the admittedly much more lackluster prelim card, you can find our breakdown of those bouts below. Or check it out over on SoundCloud.

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Here’s a look at the UFC 237 fight card as it stands right now:

PPV MAIN CARD | 10PM/7PM ET/PT
Rose Namajunas vs Jéssica Andrade - 8:55, 28:22 Odds
Jared Cannonier vs Anderson Silva - 33:19, 42:45 Odds
José Aldo vs Alexander Volkanovski - 43:36, 1:00:14 Odds
Thiago Alves vs Laureano Staropoli - 1:01:32, 1:07:50 Odds
Francisco Trinaldo vs Diego Ferreira - 1:08:15, 1:20:24 Odds

ESPN PRELIMS | 8PM/5PM ET/PT
Antônio Rogério Nogeira vs Ryan Spann - 2:01, 9:55 Odds
Thiago Moisés vs Kurt Holobaugh - 10:51, 18:19 Odds
Irene Aldana vs Bethe Correia - 20:54, 29:24 Odds
Clay Guida vs BJ Penn - 29:59, 37:57 Odds

ESPN+ PRELIMS | 6:15PM/3:15PM ET/PT
Priscila Cachoeira vs Luana Carolina - 38:43, 44:24 Odds
Warlley Alves vs Sérgio Moraes - 45:29, 55:19 Odds
Raoni Barcelos vs Carlos Huachin Quiroz - 57:10, 1:05:12 Odds
Talita Bernado vs Vivi Araujo - 1:05:54, No Odds