On July 22nd, Dalton Rosta and Romero Cotton will face off for a middleweight fight during Bellator 283 in Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Washington. These two fighters will fight in the cage for 3, 5-minute rounds.
Both these fighters are coming well rested for this bout. Dalton is returning to the cage after his last bout in early 2022. Meanwhile, Cotton is returning after roughly 4 months after his last fight earlier this March.
Dalton Rosta Betting Preview: Hercules
The 26-year-old from New Castle, Pennsylvania, has recorded 6 victories and 0 losses in his professional MMA record. Throughout his 6 fights in his professional MMA career, Rosta has recorded 3 wins by KO/TKO and 3 by decision. And in his last bout versus Duane Johnson, Dalton Rosta came out on top with a unanimous decision.
Rosta is a very unique fighter and presents a very unique skillset. Dalton Rosta is a tremendously strong and lengthy fighter. He displays very strong and sharp jabs and has great wrestling. Dalton Rosta has been preparing for Romero Cotton for almost an entire year. However, due to delays and withdrawals, this fight has not come to fruition until now. Meanwhile, Rosta has fought two opponents and has won them both.
Romero Cotton Betting Preview: Power Packed Punch
Romero Cotton is 32 years old and from Hutchinson, Kansas. The American fighter weighs 185 lbs and is 5’10”. Cotton has recorded 6 victories and 0 loss in his professional MMA career. In his last fight, Cotton is coming off an impressive defeat of Freddy Sandoval via TKO (punches).
Cotton is an incredibly strong and powerful fighter. Cotton is a great wrestler who often shoots for the double leg. In his last bout versus Freddy Sandoval, he was able to quickly take him down and immediately rain down punches. His fists looked so powerful and were able to land flush on Sandoval to end the fight.
Rosta vs. Cotton Betting Odds & Lines
There are not many bets available for this fight between Rosta and Cotton. MyBookie has Dalton Rosta as the heavy favorite in this fight at -240 and Romero Cotton as the underdog at +190.
There are also several props available to pick for this fight too. Some props that catch my eye are Rosta by TKO/KO at +145, Cotton by Submission at +900, and under 2.5 rounds at -145.
Free Betting Pick
I think this fight screams violence from both ends. Cotton never wastes any movements and puts his entire body behind all his attacks. His shoots, punches, and kicks always hold so much power. However, Dalton Rosta is most likely the most strong fighter that Cotton has fought.
Rosta has been preparing for this challenge that Cotton is for almost an entire year. I’m sure he walks in with a great game plan that has been developed by his great association which is American Top Team.
My favorite bet for this fight is the under 2.5 rounds at -145.