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How public is betting and DFS considerations for Geraldo de Freitas vs. Tony Gravely

Geraldo de Freitas and Tony Gravely meet at bantamweight on the preliminary card of UFC Vegas 14 on November 14th. We break down how the betting public is picking the fight and the DFS pricing from DraftKings.

Tony Gravely reacts to his submission loss to Brett Johns of Wales in their bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at PNC Arena on January 25, 2020 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

In the other bantamweight bout on preliminary card for UFC Vegas 14, Geraldo de Freitas will fight Tony Gravely this Saturday live from Las Vegas and available on ESPN+.

The 29-year-old de Freitas is entering the octagon with a professional fighting record of 12-5. Saturday will be de Freitas’ third-ever fight in the UFC and first of 2020. The last time we saw him in action, “The Spartan” lost to Chris Gutierrez in August 2019 at UFC Fight Night 156 by split decision.

Before making the jump to UFC, de Freitas fought at Shooto Brazil, WOCS 44, JF, NCF, BC, and lots of other letters. The Brazilian mixed martial artist is a competent striker and a tremendous grappler. He is averaging 2.97 strikes per minute with an accuracy of 46 percent. “The Spartan” de Freitas has a 4.00 takedown average per 15 and a takedown accuracy of 50 percent.

Gravely has a professional fighting record of 19-6 and is competing in his second-ever UFC fight. In his debut at UFC Fight Night 166 earlier this year, Brett Johns defeated Gravely by submission in Round 3 via rear-naked choke.

Here are the odds and betting splits at DraftKings Sportsbook for Geraldo de Freitas vs. Tony Gravely at UFC Vegas 14 on November 14th.

Odds and Betting splits

Geraldo de Freitas: +125, (63% of action, 32% of bets)
Tony Gravely: -155, (37% of action, 68% of bets)

DraftKings DFS Values

Geraldo de Freitas: $7,500
Tony Gravely: $8,700

Out of these two fighters, de Freitas is better when it comes to UFC DFS based off a short sample size. De Freitas is averaging 84.8 fantasy points per fight, while Gravely is only putting up 44 fantasy points per outing. Neither fighter gives me confidence that they will score high, therefore skip this bout on your roster.