The UFC returns to action Saturday evening with UFC on ESPN 11 at its Las Vegas Apex facility. The event is scheduled to open sometime after 5 p.m. with Austin Hubbard and Max Rohskopf facing off in a lightweight bout. The ESPN event concludes with a main event featuring heavyweight contenders as Curtis Blaydes and Alexander Volkov face off in the Octagon.
The penultimate fight of the preliminary card is a women’s strawweight bout between Tecia Torres and Brianna Van Buren. Van Buren opened as the favorite at -225 and is $9,000 in DFS pricing. Torres opened as a +175 underdog and is $7,200 in DFS pricing.
Van Buren enters the bout with a 9-2 record, including two wins by way of KO/TKO and three by way of submission. She has won six straight fits dating following a loss in February 2015, three by unanimous decision and three by submission. Her most recent win was a unanimous decision win over Livinha Souza at UFC Fight Night 155 last July.
Torres enters the bout with a 10-5 record, with nine coming by decision. She has lost four straight fights by way of unanimous decision, most recently to Marina Rodriguez at UFC Fight Night 156 last August.
Tecia Torres: +175
Brianna Van Buren: -225
Tecia Torres: $7,200
Brianna Van Buren: $9,000