Natalia Silva is set to face off against Viviane Araujo in the upcoming UFC on ESPN+ 93 event in Las Vegas. Silva, who is aiming for her 11th consecutive win, is currently the favorite according to the odds, but her opponent Araujo is not to be underestimated.
The odds for the fight have Silva at -350 and Araujo at +285. The event is scheduled to take place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas on Saturday, February 3, 2023, at 10:00 p.m. ET, and will be available for viewing on ESPN+.
Araujo, despite being the underdog, is a skilled fighter with a background in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and Luta Livre. She has demonstrated her prowess as a grappler and wrestler, having never suffered a loss by submission in her professional career. Additionally, she has only experienced 6 takedowns in her 10 UFC fights.
Silva, on the other hand, is undefeated since joining the UFC two years ago, with an impressive record of 12-5-1. She is known for her quick striking and excellent takedown defense, as well as her ability to land significant strikes while avoiding being hit.
The prediction for the fight leans towards Silva winning by decision, but it is expected to be a tactical battle, requiring Silva to respect her opponent in order to secure the victory. With Silva’s impressive track record and Araujo’s determination, the fight is anticipated to be an exciting spectacle for MMA fans.