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With another fantastic night of fights ahead of us, it’s time to dive into our UFC Vegas 26 Staff Picks!

Marina Rodriguez and Michelle Waterson will face off in the main event in a flyweight scrap. Donald Cerrone and Alex Morono will clash in a welterweight fight in the co-main event. Neil Magny and Geoff Neal will battle it out at welterweight in a battle of top-10 fighters.

Maurice Greene and Marcos Rogerio de Lima will duke it out in a heavyweight slugfest. Diego Ferreira and Gregor Gillespie will go to war at lightweight in a battle of top-15 warriors.

Without further ado, let’s get on to our UFC Vegas 26 Staff Picks.

UFC Vegas 26 Staff Picks

Rodriguez
vs
Waterson
Cerrone
vs
Morono
Magny
vs
Neal
Greene
vs
Lima
Ferreira
vs
Gillespie
Haiden Broomfield
(@hbroomfieldnews)
2021 Record: 13-5
RodriguezMoronoNealLimaGillespie
Jake Broderick
(@jakebroderick98)
2021 Record: 37-15
RodriguezCerroneNealGreeneGillespie
Dominic Sallee
(@dsallee14)
2021 Record: 43-18
RodriguezCerroneMagnyGreeneFerreira
Jude Briosos
(@Jude_Briosos)
2021 Record: 39-17
RodriguezCerroneMagnyGreeneGillespie
Ryan Truland
(@RyanTruland)
2021 Record: 35-17
RodriguezCerroneNealLimaGillespie
Ruaraidh Gilmour
(@Ruaraidh0)
2021 Record: 39-22
RodriguezCerroneNealLimaGillespie
Leo Johnson
(@LeoJJohnson20)
2021 Record: 39-22
RodriguezCerroneNealLimaGillespie
Carter Bergez
(@carterbergezMMA)
2021 Record: 17-10
WatersonMoronoMagnyLimaGillespie
Jeff Swartz
(@Jefflswartz2)
2021 Record: 38-23
RodriguezCerroneNealGreeneGillespie
Lewis Simpson
(@LewisSimpsonMMA)
2021 Record: 38-23
RodriguezCerroneMagnyLimaGillespie
Jake Foley
(@JFoMMATalk)
2021 Record: 11-7
WatersonCerroneMagnyGreeneGillespie
Cooper Burke
(@Cooper_burke9)
2021 Record: 19-13
WatersonCerroneMagnyLimaGillespie
Dion Williams
(@dionwills16)
2021 Record: 36-25
RodriguezCerroneNealLimaGillespie
Ryan Caddick
(@rhinocad1166)
2021 Record: 24-18
RodriguezCerroneMagnyGreeneGillespie
Makoa Goble
(@MmaMakoa)
2021 Record: 33-28
WatersonMoronoMagnyLimaGillespie
Danny Podolsky
(@PodolskyDanny)
2021 Record: 25-23
RodriguezCerroneNealLimaGillespie
Kevin Varghese
(@randomkevin24)
2021 Record: 26-25
RodriguezCerroneNealLimaGillespie
James Rees
(@JamesRees83)
2021 Record: 31-30
RodriguezCerroneNealLimaGillespie
Julian Murray
(@JcMurray720MMA)
2021 Record: 30-31
WatersonCerroneMagnyGreeneGillespie

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Jeff Swartz is a combat sports writer and editor for Overtimeheroics.net. With a focus on the UFC, Jeff also covers other major combat sports promotions like Bellator, ONE, World Lethwei Championship, Sparta Sports & Entertainment, and much more!