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SciFighting Staff Picks: Bellator 113 and UFC Fight Night 38

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The staff picks continue with Friday’s Bellator 113 card and Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 38 event.

Bellator is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight between champion Attila Vegh and interim champion Emanuel Newton while the UFC Fight Night 38 card is also headlined by the 205-pounders in a highly anticipated rematch between Dan Henderson and Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua.

UFC Fight Night 38 Odds via UFC.com:

Shogun Rua (-225) vs. Dan Henderson (+190)
Cezar Ferreira (-210) vs. CB Dollaway (+180)
Leonardo Santos (+195) vs. Norman Parke (-230)
Fabio Maldonado (+100) vs. Gian Villante (-120)
Michel Prazeres (+225) vs. Mairbek Taisumov (-265)
Rony Jason (-175) vs. Steven Siler (+150)

Here are the staff picks heading in to another big weekend of fights.

Bellator 113:

Attila Vegh (29-4) vs. Emanuel Newton (22-7)
David Rickels (15-2) vs. Patricky Pitbull (11-5)
Marcin Held (16-3) vs. Rodrigo Cavalheiro (14-2)
Tim Welch (10-4) vs. Derek Campos (13-3)

UFC Fight Night 38:

Mauricio Shogun Rua (22-8) vs. Dan Henderson (29-11)
Cezar Ferreira (7-2) vs. CB Dollaway (13-5)
Leonardo Santos (12-3) vs. Norman Parke (19-2)
Fabio Maldonado (20-6) vs. Gian Villante (11-4)
Michel Prazeres (17-1) vs. Mairbek Taisumov (21-4)
Rony Jason (13-4) vs. Steven Siler (23-11)

 

Daniel Reveles (17-14): Staff Writer

Bellator 113:
Emanuel Newton
David Rickels
Marcin Held
Derek Campos

UFC Fight Night 38:
Mauricio Rua
C.B. Dollaway
Norman Parke
Gian Villante
Michel Prazeres
Steven Siler

Jose Serrano (15-16): Staff Writer:

Bellator 113:
Emanuel Newton
David Rickels
Rodrigo Cavalheiro
Derek Campos

UFC Fight Night 38:
Mauricio Rua
Cezar Ferreira
Norman Parke
Gian Villante
Mairbek Taisumov
Rony Jason

Aaron Portier (6-3) Staff Writer

Bellator 113:
Attila Vegh
David Rickels
Rodrigo Cavalheiro
Tim Welch

UFC Fight Night 38:
Dan Henderson
Cezar Ferreira
Leonardo Santos
Fabio Maldonado
Michel Prazeres
Steven Siler

Adam Conklin (22-9): Assistant Editor and Staff Writer:

Bellator 113:
Attila Vegh
David Rickels
Rodrigo Cavalheiro
Derek Campos

UFC Fight Night 38:
Mauricio Rua
Cezar Ferreira
Norman Parke
Fabio Maldonado
Mairbek Taisumov
Rony Jason

Lawrence Kenshin (21-10): Combat Striking and Strategy Analyst:

Bellator 113:
Emanuel Newton
David Rickels
Rodrigo Cavalheiro
Derek Campos

UFC Fight Night 38:
Mauricio Rua
C.B. Dollaway
Leonardo Santos
Fabio Maldonado
Mairbek Taisumov
Rony Jason
For complete coverage of both events and updated records at the conclusion of both events, visit SciFighting.com