The undefeated Thomas Almeida entered this fight with a perfect mma record of 19-0-0 (95% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.19 bantamweight in the world. He has already fought twice in 2015 beating Yves Jabouin (=Almeida vs Jabouin) and Brad Pickett (=Pickett vs Almeida).
His opponent, Anthony Birchak, has an official record of 12-2-0 (83% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.48 in the same weight class. He lost to Ian Entwistle last year but he came back to win in 2015 defeating Joe Soto (=Soto vs Birchak). ‘Thominhas’ Almeida vs Birchak is on the undercard of Vitor Belfort vs Dan Henderson 3 – UFC Fight Night 77. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 77: Belfort vs Henderson 3
Where: Ginasio do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC Fight Night 77 fight card (main card):
Vitor Belfort vs Dan Henderson 3
Glover Teixeira vs Patrick Cummins
Thomas Almeida vs Anthony Birchak
Piotr Hallmann vs Alex Oliveira
Rashid Magomedov vs Gilbert Burns
Corey Anderson vs Fabio Maldonado
Almeida’s previous fight: Brad Pickett vs Thomas Almeida
Birchak’s previous fight: Joe Soto vs Anthony Birchak
Almeida’s next fight: Thomas Almeida vs Cody Garbrandt
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