The co-main event of UFC Vegas 31 features the fight between the former UFC women’s Bantamweight champion, Miesha Tate facing the number 12th ranked women’s Bantamweight fighter, Marion Reneau. Here is the Marion Reneau vs Miesha Tate Prediction and Fight Preview.
UFC Vegas 31: Marion Reneau vs Miesha Tate Preview
Miesha Tate is one of the biggest names in the UFC women’s Bantamweight division who made her debut against Cat Zingano on The Ultimate Fighter Finale: Team Jones vs Team Sonnen. Although, she lost her debut UFC fight but in her very next fight she faced Ronda Rousey.
Tate lost this fight too but after that, she started her legendary run in the UFC women’s Bantamweight division. She won four consecutive fights then challenged Holly Holm for the UFC Bantamweight champion, this time Miesha Tate got the title wrapped around her waist by a fifth-round submission.
Miesha Tate lost her title against Amanda Nunes in her very next fight and afterward, she took a break from fighting, and in 2018 she joined One Championship as a Vice President. She’ll be making her comeback inside the Octagon almost after five years and now she will look forward to utilizing this opportunity to the fullest.
Marion Reneau is also a UFC veteran who made her debut against Alexis Dufresne on UFC 182. She won her debut fight and afterward, she defeated some of the big names in the promotion such as Jessica Andrade, Sara McMann, and many others.
She is coming into this fight with a four-fight losing streak with her last loss coming against Macy Chiasson on UFC on ESPN: Brunson vs Holland. This is the last fight of Reneau’s UFC contract and she’ll look forward to making it big by defeating the former champion.
UFC Vegas 31: Marion Reneau vs Miesha Tate Prediction
The former women’s Bantamweight champion, Miesha Tate is the crowd favorite entering into this fight with betting odds of -140 in her favor against Marion Reneau who will be stepping into this fight as an underdog with betting odds of +115 in her favor.
Tate is one of the most popular women’s fighters in UFC and the fans will be really excited to see her fight again and Reneau will look forward to stealing all her thunder and pick a win in this one.
Predicted Result: Miesha Tate def Marion Reneau