September 17, 2021 11:50 AM
Last modified date: September 16, 2021 2:45 PM
Ewan Lavender

MMA Preview – Ariane Lipski vs Mandy Bohm at UFC Vegas 37

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When is UFC Vegas 37? Saturday 18th September, 2021 - 22:00 start (UK)

Where is UFC Vegas 37? UFC APEX, Enterprise, Nevada (US)

Where can I get tickets for UFC Vegas 37? Click here for the latest ticket information for UFC events

What channel is UFC Vegas 37 on? BT Sport 1

Where can I stream UFC Vegas 37? BT Sport subscribers can stream the fight online via the BT Sport website

For viewers in the United States, the event will be shown live on ESPN+ and you can sign up for access as part of a Disney Bundle here!


Ariane Lipski (13-7) replaces Taila Santos hoping to bounce back from two knockouts on the trot. She started her UFC career with two defeats back in 2019 which snapped a nine-fight win streak. She lost unanimous decisions to Joanne Calderwood and Molly McCann but then pulled a couple dubs back with a unanimous decision over Isabela de Padua and then putting on her best performance wrapping Luana Carolina up in a ruthless kneebar. However, she is now coming off two disappointing TKO losses to Antonina Shevchenko and Montana De La Rosa so badly needs a reply here.

She welcomes Mandy Bohm (7-0(1)) to the UFC who is on an impressive seven-fight win streak. Her first six pro fights were under her local German MMA Championship banner and in 2019 she appeared on a TKO Major League card which was headlined by Ciryl Gane. She submitted Jade Masson-Wong and earnt a call-up to Bellator where she earnt a unanimous decision over Griet Eeckhout. A few cancelled fights later, she meets Lipski in the APEX.


Bohm has not been very active although she has the momentum and slight reach advantage. Lipski has decent jiu-jitsu and power in her hands but has poor takedown defence. However, fortunately for her, Bohm is expected to keep the fight on the feet as she is an excellent striker.

So, this should be an exciting striking battle with a lot of clinch work where either fighter can land damage. Bohm will give Lipski a very tough fight, but the Brazilian’s experience will be important here. As long as she is patient, feels the German out and avoids any wrestling, she has the skill and power to win the stand-up battle.

Prediction: Lipski via Decision - CLICK HERE FOR PARIMATCH'S WELCOME OFFER (BET £5, GET £30 IN BONUSES!)

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