Welcome fight fans, to my picks and predictions for UFC Fight Night 45. “Cerrone vs. Miller” will air on Fox Sports 1, Wednesday evening. The card’s action will be headlined by lightweight contenders looking to set up a shot at the title. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting.
As lead writer here, I do my best to make quality peeks into the future. That being said, anything can (and does) happen in mixed martial arts. With an overall 676–407 (62% correct) record thus far since our launch, let’s get into how I see the action inside the cage going down from Jersey.
*(winners are in bold)
Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller: Cerrone by decision
Edson Barboza vs. Evan Dunham: Barboza by TKO
Leonardo Mafra vs. Rick Story: Story by submission
Joe Proctor vs. Justin Salas: Proctor by submission
John Lineker vs. Alptekin Ozkilic: Lineker by decision
Lucas Martins vs. Alex White: White by decision