UFC 275: Teixeira vs. Prochazka main card staff predictions

Will Glover Teixeira continue his amazing run and defend his light heavyweight title? Can Taila Santos dethrone the queen of the bantamweight division? The predictions from the MMA Empire team, along with our guest picker, can be found below for the five-fight main card.

Our guest picker for this event is Canadian amateur bantamweight fighter Alex Gluzman (4-2). After back-to-back losses to two of the top amateur in Canada, Gluzman has won two straight, including capturing the Cage Wars amateur bantamweight title in his most recent bout. Keep an eye out for Gluzman’s next fight as he looks to make it three in a row.

2022 standings thru UFC Fight Night 207

1. Jason Hagholm (64-32) N/A in 2021

T2. Cooper Riehl (62-34) 136-85-3 in 2021

T2. Cody Rempel (62-34) 134-87-3 in 2021

T4. Kylan Knowler (61-35) 128-93-3 in 2021

T4. Cole Shelton (61-35) 138-83-3 in 2021 *Champion

6. Joe McDonagh (60-36) 122-99-3 in 2021

7. Dylan Bowker (58-38) 113-108-3 in 2021

8. Joel Griffith (57-39) 135-86-3 in 2021

9. Guest picker (51-45) 115-106-3 in 2021

Glover Teixeira vs. Jiri Prochazka

Jason Hagholm: Jiri Prochazka via TKO.

Cooper Riehl: Jiri Prochazka via TKO.

Cody Rempel: Jiri Prochazka via TKO.

Kylan Knowler: Jiri Prochazka via TKO.

Cole Shelton: Jiri Prochazka via TKO.

Joe McDonagh: Jiri Prochazka via knockout.

Dylan Bowker: Jiri Prochazka via TKO.

Joel Griffith: Glover Teixeira via submission.

Alex Gluzman: Glover Teixeira via TKO.

Picks – Glover Teixeira: 2, Jiri Prochazka: 7

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Taila Santos

Jason Hagholm: Valentina Shevchenko via submission.

Cooper Riehl: Valentina Shevchenko via TKO.

Cody Rempel: Valentina Shevchenko via TKO.

Kylan Knowler: Valentina Shevchenko via decision.

Cole Shelton: Valentina Shevchenko via TKO.

Joe McDonagh: Valentina Shevchenko via decision.

Dylan Bowker: Valentina Shevchenko via TKO.

Joel Griffith: Valentina Shevchenko via decision.

Alex Gluzman: Valentina Shevchenko via decision.

Picks – Valentina Shevchenko: 9, Taila Santos: 0

Weili Zhang vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Jason Hagholm: Joanna Jedrzejczyk via decision.

Cooper Riehl: Joanna Jedrzejczyk via decision.

Cody Rempel: Weili Zhang via decision.

Kylan Knowler: Weili Zhang via decision.

Cole Shelton: Joanna Jedrzejczyk via decision.

Joe McDonagh: Joanna Jedrzejczyk via decision.

Dylan Bowker: Joanna Jedrzejczyk via decision.

Joel Griffith: Weili Zhang via decision.

Alex Gluzman: Weili Zhang via decision.

Picks – Weili Zhang: 4, Joanna Jedrzejczyk: 5

Andre Fialho vs. Jake Matthews

Jason Hagholm: Andre Fialho via TKO.

Cooper Riehl: Andre Fialho via decision.

Cody Rempel: Andre Fialho via TKO.

Kylan Knowler: Jake Matthews via decision.

Cole Shelton: Jake Matthews via decision.

Joe McDonagh: Jake Matthews via decision.

Dylan Bowker: Jake Matthews via decision.

Joel Griffith: Jake Matthews via decision.

Alex Gluzman: Jake Matthews via submission.

Picks – Andre Fialho: 3, Jake Matthews: 6

Jack Della Maddalena vs. Ramazan Emeev

Jason Hagholm: Jack Della Maddalena via TKO.

Cooper Riehl: Jack Della Maddalena via decision.

Cody Rempel: Jack Della Maddalena via decision.

Kylan Knowler: Ramazan Emeev via submission.

Cole Shelton: Jack Della Maddalena via decision.

Joe McDonagh: Ramazan Emeev via decision.

Dylan Bowker: Jack Della Maddalena via decision.

Joel Griffith: Jack Della Maddalena via decision.

Alex Gluzman: Ramazan Emeev via decision.

Picks – Jack Della Maddalena: 6, Ramazan Emeev: 3