Bellator 271: Make your predictions for Cris Cyborg vs. Sinead Kavanagh

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We want your predictions for Friday’s Bellator 271 event in Florida.

Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each bout below, and we’ll use the official tallies that are registered by Wednesday at noon ET (9 a.m. PT).

Those MMA Junkie reader consensus picks will be part of the Bellator 271 main card staff predictions we release Thursday ahead of the event. Bellator 271 takes place Friday at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. The main card airs on Showtime following prelims on MMA Junkie.

Make your picks for the fights below.

Ethan Hughes vs. Mahmoud Sebie

Records: Ethan Hughes (2-0 MMA, 0-0 BMMA), Mahmoud Sebie (2-0 MMA, 0-0 BMMA)
Past five: Hughes 2-0, Sebie 2-0
Division: Welterweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Jordan Newman vs. Shane O'Shea

Records: Jordan Newman (3-0 MMA, 3-0 BMMA), Shane O’Shea (4-2 MMA, 0-0 BMMA)
Past five: Newman 3-0, O’Shea 3-2
Division: Middleweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Valerie Loureda vs. Taylor Turner

Records: Valerie Loureda (3-1 MMA, 3-1 BMMA), Taylor Turner (5-7 MMA, 1-1 BMMA)
Past five: Loureda 3-1, Turner 3-2
Division: Women’s flyweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Colton Hamm vs. Cody Law

Records: Colton Hamm (4-3 MMA, 0-0 BMMA), Cody Law (4-0 MMA, 4-0 BMMA)
Past five: Hamm 3-2, Law 4-0
Division: Featherweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Roman Faraldo vs. Robert Turnquest

Records: Roman Faraldo (5-0 MMA, 2-0 BMMA), Robert Turnquest (11-7 MMA, 0-0 BMMA)
Past five: Faraldo 5-0, Turnquest 2-3
Division: Welterweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Bruna Ellen vs. Desiree Yanez

Records: Bruna Ellen (5-3 MMA, 3-3 BMMA), Desiree Yanez (5-3 MMA, 0-1 BMMA)
Past five: Ellen 3-2, Yanez 3-2
Division: Women’s flyweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Rakim Cleveland vs. Steve Mowry

Records: Rakim Cleveland (22-13-1 MMA, 0-0 BMMA), Steve Mowry (9-0 MMA, 5-0 BMMA)
Past five: Cleveland 3-2, Mowry 5-0
Division: Heavyweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Arlene Blencowe vs. Pam Sorenson

Records: Arlene Blencowe (14-8 MMA, 7-4 BMMA), Pam Sorenson (9-3 MMA, 1-0 BMMA)
Past five: Blencowe 4-1, Sorenson 4-1
Division: Women’s featherweight
Rankings: Blencowe No. 5, Sorenson No. 7
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Justin Gonzales vs. Aaron Pico

Records: Justin Gonzales (12-0 MMA, 1-0 BMMA), Aaron Pico (8-3, 8-3 BMMA)
Past five: Gonzales 5-0, Pico 4-1
Division: Featherweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Tyrell Fortune vs. Linton Vassell

Records: Tyrell Fortune (11-1 MMA, 11-1 BMMA), Linton Vassell (21-8 MMA, 9-5 BMMA)
Past five: Fortune 4-1, Vassell 2-3
Division: Heavyweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Cris Cyborg vs. Sinead Kavanagh

Records: Cris Cyborg (24-2 MMA, 3-0 BMMA), Sinead Kavanagh (7-4 MMA, 4-4 BMMA)
Past five: Cyborg 4-1, Kavanagh 3-2
Division: Women’s featherweight
Rankings: Cyborg No. 2, No. xxx pound-for-pound; Kavanagh No. 13
Odds (as of 11.08.21): N/A

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Bellator 271 fight card (as of Nov. 8, noon ET)

MAIN CARD (Showtime, 10 p.m. ET)

  • Champ Cris Cyborg vs. Sinead Kavanagh – for women’s featherweight title

  • Tyrell Fortune vs. Linton Vassell

  • Justin Gonzales vs. Aaron Pico

  • Arlene Blencowe vs. Pam Sorenson

  • Rakim Cleveland vs. Steve Mowry

PRELIMINARY CARD (MMA Junkie, 7 p.m. ET)

  • Bruna Ellen vs. Desiree Yanez

  • Roman Faraldo vs. Robert Turnquest

  • Colton Hamm vs. Cody Law

  • Valerie Loureda vs. Taylor Turner

  • Jordan Newman vs. Shane O’Shea

  • Ethan Hughes vs. Mahmoud Sebie

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