The struggle between TJ Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt was a firefight that had no expectation of moving the distance. Though it lasted less than eight minutes, everyone who watched it understood the rematch was coming sooner rather than later. Dillashaw, who won the first bout via TKO, opened as a -125 favored with Garbrandt coming back at -105 due to their rematch in UFC 227.
Bad blood between former teammates
For some background to the animosity between both fighters, Garbrandt and Dillashaw utilized to train in precisely the exact same gym, Team Alpha Male. Dillashaw left the gym to train with Elevation Fight Team. That split was far from amicable and tensions between the two sides have been high ever since.
Breaking down dillashaw vs garbrandt Dillashaw, who has won seven of the last eight fights, mixtures an superb combination of aggression and footwork to completely overwhelm his opponent from the game that is spectacular. TJ is an accomplished wrestler at the high school and university level.
Garbrandt, who was undefeated before his reduction to Dillashaw, is experienced beyond his years, as the Ohioan was a state wrestling champion in high school and an accomplished amateur fighter. You really can see the boxing acumen, as he is a patient counterpuncher who yells each strike with fight-ending intentions.
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