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Best fights of the week 21, year 2017

Selection of the best boxing, mma, k-1 and muay thai videos from the world’s most important fights of the week 21: (Mon-Sun) from May 22, 2017 to May 28, 2017.

 

Boxing Fight of the Week: Orlando Salido vs Aristides Perez

 

Mma Fight of the Week: Alexander Gustafsson vs Glover Teixeira
Mma Knockout of the Week: Fernando Rodrigues Jr vs Rozalski

 

2017 MMA fight – Alexander Gustafsson vs Glover Teixeira – fight Video UFC FN 109

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-28, great fight between Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

Alexander Gustafsson entered this fight with a professional mma record of 17-4-0 (76% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.9 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Jon Jones). He suffered two consecutive defeats in 2015, against Anthony Johnson (=Gustafsson vs Johnson) and Daniel Cormier (via split decision, Cormier vs Gustafsson), but he came back to win in 2016 with Jan Blachowicz (=Gustafsson vs Blachowicz).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Glover Teixeira, has an official record of 26-5-0 (85% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.5 in the same weight class. He also lost to Anthony Johnson (in 2016 Johnson vs Teixeira) but then he has won over Jared Cannonier (=Teixeira vs Cannonier). Glover Teixeira vs Alexander Gustafsson is the main event of UFC Fight Night 109. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 MMA fight – Misha Cirkunov vs Volkan Oezdemir – fight Video UFC FN 109

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-28, some good shots between Misha Cirkunov and Volkan Oezdemir but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two.

The black belt in Bjj Misha Cirkunov entered this fight with a pro mma record of 13-2-0 (85% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.12 light heavyweight in the world. He suffered his last loss when he faced Aaron Johnson in 2012, since then he has won eight consecutive bouts beating Alex Nicholson, Ion Cutelaba and Nikita Krylov in 2016.
His opponent, Volkan Oezdemir, has a record of 13-1-0 (77% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.17 in the same weight class. He lost to Kelly Anundson in 2014 but then he has won three fights defeating Ovince Saint Preux in his last one (=St Preux vs Oezdemir). Misha Cirkunov vs Volkan Oezdemir is on the undercard of Alexander Gustafsson vs Glover Teixeira – UFC Fight Night 109. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 MMA fight – Ben Saunders vs Peter Sobotta – fight Video UFC FN 109

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-28, good finish between Ben Saunders and Peter Sobotta: it gets three stars.

The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Ben Saunders entered this fight with a mma record of 21-7-2 (76% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.34 welterweight in the world. He lost to Patrick Cote last year but then he has beat Jacob Volkmann and Court McGee (=Saunders vs McGee).
His opponent, Peter Sobotta (black belt in Bjj as well), has an official record of 16-5-1 (87% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.94 in the same weight class. He was defeated by Kyle Noke in 2015 but he came back to win in 2016 against Nicolas Dalby. Peter Sobotta vs Ben Saunders is on the undercard of Alexander Gustafsson vs Glover Teixeira – UFC Fight Night 109. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 MMA fight – Omari Akhmedov vs Abdul Razak Alhassan – fight Video UFC FN 109

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-28, some good exchanges between Omari Akhmedov and Abdul Razak Alhassan but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two.

Omari Akhmedov entered this fight with a professional record of 16-4-0 (75% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.77 welterweight in the world while his opponent, the undefeated black belt in judo Abdul Razak Alhassan, has a perfect mma record of 7-0-0 (100% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission). Akhmedov fought twice last year losing to Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos and beating Kyle Noke while Alhassan fought three times winning over Ken Jackson, Jos Eichelberger and Charlie Ward. Omari Akhmedov vs Abdul Razak Alhassan is on the undercard of Alexander Gustafsson vs Glover Teixeira – UFC Fight Night 109. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 MMA fight – Pedro Munhoz vs Damian Stasiak – fight Video UFC FN 109

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-28, pretty good fight between Pedro Munhoz and Damian Stasiak: it gets three stars.

The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Pedro Munhoz entered this fight with a pro record of 13-2-0 (77% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.20 bantamweight in the world while his opponent, the black belt in karate and Bjj Damian Stasiak, has a mma record of 10-3-0 (80% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.55 in the same weight class. Both fighters lost once in 2015 and then won twice in 2016: Munhoz was defeated by Jimmie Rivera and beat Russell Doane and Justin Scoggins while Stasiak lost to Yaotzin Meza but won over Filip Pejic and Davey Grant. Pedro Munhoz vs Damian Stasiak is on the undercard of Alexander Gustafsson vs Glover Teixeira – UFC Fight Night 109. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 BOXING fight – Anselmo Moreno vs Julio Ceja – full fight Video

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-27, pretty good fight between Anselmo Moreno and Julio Ceja: it gets three stars.

The former Wba super-Bw champion Anselmo Moreno entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 36-5-1 (12 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.5 bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Shinsuke Yamanaka) but he won just one out of his last four fights, against Suriyan Sor Rungvisai (=Moreno vs Rungvisai); after this bout ‘Chemito’ Moreno was defeated by current #1 Shinsuke Yamanaka in their rematch (=Yamanaka vs Moreno II).
His opponent, the former Wbc super-Bw champion Julio Ceja, has an official record of 30-2-0 (27 KOs=90%) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since February 27, 2016 when he was defeated by Hugo Ruiz in their rematch (=Ceja vs Ruiz II) while in their first fight ‘Pollito’ Ceja had beat Ruiz (=Ceja vs Ruiz I). Julio Ceja vs Anselmo Moreno is valid for the vacant WBC Silver super bantamweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 BOXING fight – Saul Juarez vs Leroy Estrada – full fight Video

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-27, good performance by both boxers: Saul Juarez vs Leroy Estrada gets three stars.

Saul Juarez entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 23-5-1 (12 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.3 minimumweight in the world. ‘Baby’ Juarez fought twice last year beating Oswaldo Novoa (=Juarez vs Novoa 3) and losing to current #1 Wanheng Menayothin (=Menayothin vs Juarez).
His opponent, Leroy Estrada, has a record of 15-2-0 (6 knockouts) and he entered as the No.77 flyweight. He suffered his last loss when he faced Carlos Ortega in 2014, since then he has won three consecutive fights. Leroy Estrada vs Juarez, WBC World minimumweight title eliminator, is on the undercard of Anselmo Moreno vs Julio Ceja. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 BOXING fight – Orlando Salido vs Aristides Perez – full fight Video

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-27, nice and tough fight between Orlando Salido and Aristides Perez: it gets three stars.

The former world champion in two different weight classes Orlando Salido entered this fight with a record of 43-13-4 (30 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.4 super featherweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Vasyl Lomachenko) but his last victory occurred in 2014, against Terdsak Kokietgym (4-stars fight, Salido vs Kokietgym). After this fight ‘Siri’ Salido lost to Roman Martinez (=Salido vs Martinez I) and drew twice: with Martinez in their rematch (=Martinez vs Salido II) and with Francisco Vargas (2016 Fight of the Year candidate, Vargas vs Salido).
His opponent, Aristides Perez, has a boxing record of 30-9-2 (16 knockouts) and he replaces Amphon Suriyo (also known as Pharanpetch Tor Buamas). He was defeated by Emiliano Marsili in 2016 but he came back to win in 2017 against Manuel Palomino. Orlando Salido vs Aristides Perez is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 BOXING fight – Kell Brook vs Errol Spence Jr – full fight Video IBF

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-27, great fight between Kell Brook and Errol Spence Jr: it gets three stars.

The Ibf Ww champion Kell Brook entered this fight with a professional record of 36-1-0 (25 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.5 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Manny Pacquiao). He suffered his only loss when he moved up in weight class in his last fight, against Gennady Golovkin (4-stars fight, Golovkin vs Brook); before this bout he had beat Kevin Bizier (=Brook vs Bizier).
His opponent, the undefeated Errol Spence Jr, has a perfect boxing record of 21-0-0 (18 KOs=86%) and he entered as the No.7 in the same weight class. He fought twice last year winning over Chris Algieri (=Spence vs Algieri) and Leonard Bundu (=Spence Jr vs Bundu). Errol Spence vs Kell Brook is valid for the IBF World welterweight title (Brook’s fourth defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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