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  • Calvin Kattar vs Josh Emmett tips for Saturday, June 18
  • UFC Fight Night is taking place at Moody Center in Austin, USA
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Calvin Kattar vs Josh Emmett Predictions & Tips


Calvin Kattar is backed to win by decision in Saturday night’s main event.

Kattar is a good striker with decent power, and he can control distance with his reach advantage.

He has good cardio too, so he is backed to outpoint Josh Emmett in the stand-up over five rounds. 

  • Calvin Kattar’s last 3 fights have gone the distance
  • Calvin Kattar has a 2” reach advantage
  • Calvin Kattar lands 5.19 significant strikes per minute (Emmett 4.28)
  • Josh Emmett has gone the distance in 10 of his 19 career fights

Calvin Kattar Form


Calvin Kattar goes into this fight having won three of his four bouts since the start of 2020.

He rebounded from the loss to Zabit Magomedsharipov with a second-round knockout of Jeremy Stephens.

The 34-year-old American then followed that up with a decision win against Dan Ige.

Kattar again failed to make it three wins in a row inside the Octagon though, dropping a decision to former featherweight champion Max Holloway.

He did bounce back in January though, dominating Giga Chikadze for a unanimous decision win.

That victory took Kattar’s professional record to 23-5, with 11 wins coming by knockout and two via submission.

Of his five career defeats, one has come via submission with the other four coming courtesy of the judges’ scorecards.

Josh Emmett Form


Josh Emmett is enjoying the best run of form of his UFC career heading into Saturday night’s fight.

Emmett is riding a four-game win streak that started with a third-round knockout of Michael Johnson in March 2019.

He followed that up by knocking out Mirsad Bektic in the first round, and them made it three-in-a-row by besting Shane Burgos over three rounds.

The 37-year-old American’s career was put on hold following that win though, with a knee injury sidelining him for over a year.

He did return to action last December though, picking up from where he left off.

Emmett beat Dan Ige by decision to take his professional record to 17-2, with six wins coming via knockout and two by submission.

Of his two career losses, Emmet has been stopped by strikes once and dropped a decision once.

Calvin Kattar vs Josh Emmett FAQs

Where can I watch the Calvin Kattar vs Josh Emmett live stream?

Check our live streaming calendar to see where to watch the Calvin Kattar vs Josh Emmett live stream.

Where is Calvin Kattar vs Josh Emmett taking place?

Calvin Kattar vs Josh Emmett is taking place at UFC Fight Night on Saturday, June 18 at the Moody Center in Austin, USA.

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Verdict

Calvin Kattar is a rising start in the featherweight division and is tipped to continue his rise here.

Katter is backed to outstrike Josh Emmett to earn the nod from the judges.

Best Bet: Yes Fight To Go The Distance? @8/11 at Paddy Power - 4 Units
Value Bet: Kattar by Decision Method Of Victory @11/8 at Paddy Power - 2 Units
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