UFC 220 fight card — Miocic vs. Ngannou: Predictions, odds, lines, prelims

Getting big is applicable again in combating. Throughout the last year or so, both boxing odds calculator and MMA have seen somewhat of a rebirth from the heavyweight divisions with Anthony Joshua, Deontay Wilder and Stipe Miocic rising through the ranks as the best in the world. And with top winners brings a few of the best opponents, and on Saturday night in Boston, Miocic is going to be the first to answer a really tough test.
The current UFC heavyweight champion is set to take on possibly the scariest puncher in MMA when he squares off against Francis Ngannou at the main event at TD Garden. Ngannou (11-1, 7 KOs) has won all five of his fights since joining the company and all coming via KO/TKO with none getting past the next round. His brutal knockout of high contender Alistair Overeem in UFC 218 could happen to be the most vicious knockout of the year.
However, Miocic remains his collected and calm ahead of his challenge. Miocic (17-2, 13 KOs) can also be on a five-fight knockout streak and sits just one win short of becoming the longest reigning heavyweight champion in business history.
“I’m so utilized to it by now,” Miocic stated during his open work on Wednesday. “I love being the underdog since I shut up everyone. That is exactly what this game’s all about — it’s like’The Jerry Springer Show’… I am walking ‘and still.’ No one (else) is going to be winner till I leave.