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The MMA Vivisection - UFC Vegas 30: Gane vs. Volkov picks, odds, & analysis

Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch return to break down this week’s UFC event in Las Vegas, NV. With picks and odds for every fight on the card. From Ciryl Gane vs. Alexander Volkov in the main event down to Yancy Medeiros vs. Damir Hadzovic in the opening prelim.

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The UFC is back with a pretty decent fight card this week, featuring the rare technique-filled heavyweight matchup between talented relative newcomer Ciryl Gane and veteran Russian bigman Alexander Volkov. Add a top prospect fight between Raoni Barcelos & Timur Valiev, as well as action wars between Andre Fili & Daniel Pineda, as well as Time Means & Nicolas Dalby, and it should make for a great night of MMA action.

For fans interested in diving deeper into the undercard, check out our Prelims Vivi below.

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Here’s a look at the UFC Vegas 30 fight card as it stands right now:

ESPN+ MAIN CARD | 4pm/1pm ET&PT
Ciryl Gane vs. Alexander Volkov – At 0:39+6:26, Odds 26:57, Picks, Both: Volkov
Ovince St. Preux vs. Tanner Boser – At 29:23, Odds 32:45, Picks, Both: Boser
Raoni Barcelos vs. Timur Valiev – At 32:59, Odds 43:18, Picks, Both: Barcelos
Andre Fili vs. Daniel Pineda – At 44:02, Odds 53:11, Picks, Both: Fili
Nicolas Dalby vs. Tim Means – At 53:26, Odds 1:01:00, Picks, Both: Means
Renato Moicano vs. Jai Herbert – At 1:02:51, Odds 1:06:22, Picks, Zane: Herbert, Connor: Moicano

ESPN+ PRELIMS | 1pm/10am ET&PT
Danilo Marques vs. Kennedy Nzechukwu – At 0:57, Odds 11:29, Picks, Zane: Marques, Connor: Nzechukwu (?)
Michel Prazeres vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov – At 13:06, Odds 20:49, Picks, Both: Rakhmonov
Warlley Alves vs. Jeremiah Wells – At 21:11, Odds 25:04, Picks, Both: Alves
Marcin Prachnio vs. Ike Villanueva – At 25:19, Odds 30:00, Picks, Both: Prachnio
Julia Avila vs. Julija Stoliarenko – At 30:28, Odds 35:17, Picks, Both: Avila
Charles Rosa vs. Justin Jaynes – At 35:38, Odds 43:32, Picks, Both: Rosa
Yancy Medeiros vs. Damir Hadzovic – At 45:02, Odds 52:40, Picks, Both: Medeiros

For those of you following the picks made on the show, we started tracking them with the July 13th, 2020 Vivisections for ‘Kattar vs. Ige’... Standings for our last event, UFC Vegas 29: Zane went 5 out of the 12 bouts we watched this week, Connor also went 5 out of those 12. So far, here are the overall standings: Zane is now 301/490 and Connor is now 287/490.

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