UFC Fight Night 187: Make your predictions for Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad

Matt Erickson
·5 min read

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 187 event in Las Vegas.

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 Thursday at noon ET (9 a.m. PT).

Those MMA Junkie reader consensus picks will be part of the UFC Fight Night 187 main card staff predictions we release Friday ahead of the event. UFC Fight Night 187 takes place Saturday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The event streams on ESPN+.

Make your picks for the fights below.

Matthew Semelsberger vs. Jason Witt

Records: Matthew Semelsberger (7-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC), Jason Witt (18-6 MMA, 1-1 UFC) Past five: Semelsberger 4-1, Witt 4-1 Division: Welterweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Semelsberger -140, Witt +115 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-matthew-semelsberger-AtUI7k" customer="mmajunkie">

Gloria de Paula vs. Jinh Yu Frey

Records: Gloria de Paula (5-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC), Jinh Yu Frey (9-6 MMA, 0-2 UFC) Past five: De Paula 4-1, Frey 2-3 Division: Women's strawweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): De Paula -160, Frey +135 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-gloria-de-paula-vs-j-b3s0uk" customer="mmajunkie">

Davey Grant vs. Jonathan Martinez

Records: Davey Grant (10-4 MMA, 3-3 UFC), Jonathan Martinez (13-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) Past five: Grant 3-2, Martinez 4-1 Division: Bantamweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Martinez -300, Grant +240 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-davey-grant-vs-jonat-9mVA1a" customer="mmajunkie">

Charles Jourdain vs. Marcelo Rojo

Records: Charles Jourdain (10-3-1 MMA, 1-2-1 UFC), Marcelo Rojo (16-6 MMA, 0-0 UFC) Past five: Jourdain 2-2-1, Rojo 3-2 Division: Featherweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Jourdain -250, Rojo +210 [opinary poll="your-pick-for-charles-jourdain-vs-marcel-QegLvm" customer="mmajunkie">

Ray Rodriguez vs. Rani Yahya

Records: Ray Rodriguez (16-7 MMA, 0-1 UFC), Rani Yahya (26-10-1 MMA, 11-4-1 UFC) Past five: Rodriguez 3-2, Yahya 3-1-1 Division: Bantamweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Yahya -300, Rodriguez +240 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-ray-rodriguez-vs-ran-Ri3Wol" customer="mmajunkie">

J.J. Aldrich vs. Cortney Casey

Records: J.J. Aldrich (8-4 MMA, 4-3 UFC), Cortney Casey (9-8 MMA, 5-7 UFC) Past five: Aldrich 3-2, Casey 2-3 Division: Women's flyweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Aldrich -140, Casey +115 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-jj-aldrich-vs-cortne-4PBUkS" customer="mmajunkie">

Eryk Anders vs. Darren Stewart

Records: Eryk Anders (13-5 MMA, 5-5 UFC), Darren Stewart (12-6 MMA, 5-5 UFC) Past five: Anders 2-3, Stewart 3-2 Division: Middleweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Stewart -185, Anders +155 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-eryk-anders-vs-darre-fw65Rn" customer="mmajunkie">

Manel Kape vs. Matheus Nicolau

Records: Manel Kape (15-5 MMA, 0-1 UFC), Matheus Nicolau (15-2-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) Past five: Kape 3-2, Nicolau 4-1 Division: Flyweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Kape -140, Nicolau +115 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-manel-kape-vs-matheu-OUWlCU" customer="mmajunkie">

Angela Hill vs. Ashley Yoder

Records: Angela Hill (12-9 MMA, 7-9 UFC), Ashley Yoder (8-6 MMA, 3-5 UFC) Past five: Hill 3-2, Yoder 3-2 Division: Women's strawweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Hill -375, Yoder +290 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-angela-hill-vs-ashle-QiwfRz" customer="mmajunkie">

Dan Ige vs. Gavin Tucker

Records: Dan Ige (14-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC), Gavin Tucker (13-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) Past five: Ige 4-1, Tucker 4-1 Division: Featherweight Rankings: Ige No. 11 Odds (as of 03.08.21): Ige -135, Tucker +110 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-dan-ige-vs-gavin-tuc-n0mW5c" customer="mmajunkie">

Philipe Lins vs. Ben Rothwell

Records: Philipe Lins (14-5 MMA, 0-2 UFC), Ben Rothwell (38-13 MMA, 8-7 UFC) Past five: Lins 3-2, Rothwell 2-3 Division: Heavyweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Rothwell -125, Lins +105 [opinary poll="pick-for-philipe-lins-vs-ben-rothwell_mm-dpTxyY" customer="mmajunkie">

Misha Cirkunov vs. Ryan Spann

Records: Misha Cirkunov (15-5 MMA, 6-3 UFC), Ryan Spann (18-6 MMA, 4-1 UFC) Past five: Cirkunov 2-3, Spann 4-1 Division: Light heavyweight Rankings: None Odds (as of 03.08.21): Cirkunov -145, Spann +120 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-misha-cirkunov-vs-ry-8a5dRy" customer="mmajunkie">

Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad

Records: Leon Edwards (18-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC), Belal Muhammad (18-3 MMA, 9-3 UFC) Past five: Edwards 5-0, Muhammad 4-1 Division: Welterweight Rankings: Edwards No. 9, Muhammad No. 13 Odds (as of 03.08.21): Edwards -250, Muhammad +210 [opinary poll="whats-your-pick-for-leon-edwards-vs-bela-msuEpF" customer="mmajunkie">

Full UFC Fight Night 187 fight card

MAIN CARD (ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET)

  • Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad

  • Misha Cirkunov vs. Ryan Spann

  • Philipe Lins vs. Ben Rothwell

  • Dan Ige vs. Gavin Tucker

  • Angela Hill vs. Ashley Yoder

  • Manel Kape vs. Matheus Nicolau

PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN+, 5 p.m. ET)

  • Eryk Anders vs. Darren Stewart

  • J.J. Aldrich vs. Cortney Casey

  • Ray Rodriguez vs. Rani Yahya

  • Charles Jourdain vs. Marcelo Rojo

  • Davey Grant vs. Jonathan Martinez

  • Gloria de Paula vs. Jinh Yu Frey

  • Matthew Semelsberger vs. Jason Witt

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