“Suga” Rashad Evans and Thiago Silva will square off in tonight’s UFC 108 main event fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. The first bout of the main card will begin at 7:00 pm PT or 10:00 pm EST, and this Evans vs Silva main even fight will begin at least an hour after the start of the main card. The winner of this 205 pound Evans vs Silva fight will get a serious look at a title fight in the near future, making it a big night for both fighters. Below you will find our Evans vs Silva UFC 108 review including the betting odds and our personal prediction for the fight.
Rashad Evans comes into this fight with an 18-1-1 record, with his last fight in May 2009 at UFC 98 his first career loss to Lyoto Machida by KO (punches) as he tried to defend his UFC Light Heavyweight title for the first time. Evans spent the past year as a coach for The Ultimate Fighter 10.
Thiago Silva enters tonight’s UFC 108 fight with a 14-1-0 record, and is coming off a KO (punches) win over Evans’ training partner Keith Jardine in UFC 102 back in August. Thiago Silva’s impressive KO victory came 1:35 into the first round. Before that fight Silva had also loss to Lyoto Machida in UFC 94.
Evans vs Silva Betting Odds:
Thiago Silva (+165)
vs Rashad Evans (-190)
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Evans vs Silva Betting Payouts:
$20 on Rashad Evans to win pays $31
$100 on Rashad Evans to win pays $152
$20 on Thiago Silva to win pays $53
$100 on Thiago Silva to win pays $265
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Evans vs Silva Prediction for UFC 108:
Sugar Rashad Evans wins via unanimous decision