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Bessette vs. Barzola

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Oddsbot
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01.12.2018 | 2:53 AM ET

This is the official discussion thread for Bessette vs. Barzola. Let's see what you've got.

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Enrique Barzola defeats Matt Bessette via 3 Round Decision

Enrique "El Fuerte" Barzola
Matt "The Mangler" Bessette

Barzola
Decision
Round 3

Enrique Barzola Matt Bessette

"El Fuerte" "The Mangler"

13-3-1   Pro Record At Fight   22-7-0
Climbed to 14-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 22-8
-275 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +225 (Moderate Underdog)
Pe Peru   Nationality   Us United States
Lima, Peru   Fighting out of   Hartford, Connecticut
28 years, 8 months, 3 weeks, 2 days   Age at Fight   33 years, 3 weeks, 2 days
145.5 lbs (66.0 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs)
5'7" (170cm)   Height   5'10" (178cm)
70.0" (178cm)   Reach   70.5" (179cm)
American Top Team (Other)
Los Perros Sarnosos (Primary)
  Gym   Underdog Mixed Martial Arts
Tapology Community Predictions: 1601  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Barzola
57%
Bessette
43%

Responses

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01.12.2018 | 2:53 AM ET

Prediction: correct Barzola   correct Decision  

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01.16.2018 | 2:21 PM ET

Prediction: correct Barzola   correct Decision  

Damn, I want Bessette to smash (CES bias) but the Peruvian tends to do you in (if you ain't paid them yet).

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lldowntoearthll
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01.16.2018 | 10:33 PM ET

Prediction: correct Barzola   correct Decision  

kind of surprised barzola is the favorite, but i guess that win over benitez looks pretty good now and bessette did just get finished. also seems like bessette relies on finding a finish and barzola has never been finished.
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01.17.2018 | 1:19 AM ET

Prediction: correct Barzola   correct Decision  

Benitez has looked pretty on fire lately and Barzola was able to take him down. He's supremely well conditioned and shouldn't have too much trouble taking Bessette down and grinding him down for another decision win.

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01.19.2018 | 1:38 AM ET

Prediction: correct Barzola   correct Decision  

Barzola grinds out a win vs. the short notice replacement

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01.19.2018 | 5:05 PM ET

Prediction: correct Barzola   correct Decision  

A plucky attempt from Bessette following his NC will see him fall just short via decision loss to Barzola

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01.20.2018 | 4:37 PM ET

Prediction: correct Barzola   wrong KO/TKO   wrong Round 1  

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