Nate’s Quick Picks: UFC Fight Night 96 Lineker vs Dodson

October 2, 2016 Nate Velez No comments exist

UFN 96


Nate “The Great” quick picks for tonights fight card. Let’s see how they stack up. Oh and look Nate “The Great” Marquardt fights tomorrow , what a coincidence. Ok yeah got the nickname from him Any-who quick picks from top to bottom!




John Liniker vs John Dodson

Catchweight (136.5 lbs)

PICK: Dodson KO/TKO Round 3

(Results: Lineker def. Dodson by Split Decision)



Will Brooks vs Charles Oliveira

Catchweight (161.5 lbs)

PICK: Brooks Decision

(Results: Oliveira def. Brooks by T.K.O. 3:30 Round 3)



Josh Burkman vs Zak Ottoe


PICK: Burkman Submission Round 3

(Results: Ottoe def. Burkman by Split Decision)



Louis Smolka vs Brandon Moreno


PICK: Smolka Submission Round 2

(Results: Moreno def. Smolka by Guillotine 2:23 Round 1)




Luis Henrique de Silva vs Joachim Christensen

Light Heavyweight

PICK: Henrique de Silva KO/TKO 1st Round

(Results: Da Silvs def. Chriestensen by Armbar 4:43 Round 2)



Hacran Dias vs Andre Fili

Catchweight (148.5 lbs)

PICK: Fili Submission 2nd Round

(Result: Fili Def. Diaz by Decision)



Shamil Abdurakhimov vs Walt Harris


PICK: Harris KO/TKO 1st Round

(Result: Abdurakhimos def. Harris by Decision)



Keita Nakamura vs Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos


PICK: Elizeu Zaleski vs. Dos Santos KO/TKO 2nd Round

(Result: Dos Santos def. Zaleski by Decision)




Nate “The Great” Marqaurdt vs Tamdam McCrory


PICK: Nate “The Great” Decision

(Result: Marquardt def. McCrory by K.O. 4:44 round 2)



Jonathan Wilson vs Ion Cutelaba

Light Heavyweight

PICK: Cutelaba KO/TKO 1st Round

(Result: Cutelaba def. Wilson by Decision)



Cody East vs Curtis Blaydes


PICK: KO/TKO 1st Round

(Results: Blaydes def. East by K.O. 2:02 Round 2)



Kelly Fazsholz vs Ketlen Vieira

Women’s Bantamweight

PICK: Vieira KO/TKO 2nd Round

(Result: Vieira def. Fazsholz by Decision)



I went 10/13 on my picks for the last card: which isn’t too shabby. Thats about 80%. Let us know how your picks stack up!


Nate “The Great”