Written by David Bienia - MMA Manager and Soccer Analyst on April 17, 2021

Tony Gravely (DK: $9,400): Our Must-Have comes into this fight with a 20-6 record. In his 20 wins, he’s won by (T)KO eight times, submission three times, and by decision nine times.Tony Gravely is currently a -355 favorite with -105 odds to win this fight inside the distance.

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Tony Gravely is a former college wrestler who’s very athletic and has some very strong ground and pound, and he tries to use those strengths against his opponents. On the regional scene before making it to the UFC, he fought many UFC-level fighters in Manny Bermudez, Ricky Bandejas, Merab Dvalishvilli and Patchy Mix. Now, he’s taking on a 34-year-old Anthony Birchak who’s making his 2nd run in the UFC. In his return to the UFC, he was submitted in the 1st round to Gustavo Lopez. In that fight Lopez was able to take him down on 2 of 3 attempts. Lopez is nowhere near as good of a wrestler as Gravely as he averages 5.60 takedowns per 15 minutes. Gravely can take down Birchak with ease and work that ground and pound. Vegas likes Gravely to finish this fight inside the distances and the staff at DFI believe has a good shot to do that. Even in a decision win, we’ve seen Gravely score over 100 DraftKings points. Lock Tony Gravely into all formats for DraftKings. Subscribe to Daily Fantasy Insiders to find out all the plays for UFC Vegas 24.