Khabib Nurmagomedov (DK: $9,300): Our Must-Have comes into this fight with a 27-0 record and is 11-0 in the UFC. In his 27 wins, he’s won 10 times by decision, nine times by submission and eight times by (T)KO. He is currently a -450 favorite with +113 odds to finish the fight inside the distance.
The 30-year-old Khabib Nurmagomedov comes into this fight as a large favorite, as he should be. He is relentless with his takedowns and can impose his will on anyone. He has great double legs and single legs. Khabib will attempt his takedowns from anywhere and take his opponent for a ride with huge slams. Once he gets you down it is pretty much over, as he has some of the best ground and pound in the UFC. We see Khabib controlling the entire fight and easily scoring us over 100 DK points. We don’t see any way that he is not in the optimal lineup. With that said Khabib Nurmagomedov can be used in all formats as our daily fantasy MMA Must-Haves. Make sure to subscribe to find out all our other plays for UFC 242.
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