Category: MMA

Best fights of the week 33, year 2016

Selection of the best boxing, mma, k-1 and muay thai videos from the world’s most important fights of the week 33: (Mon-Sun) from August 15, 2016 to August 21, 2016.

 

Boxing Fight of the Week: Katsunari Takayama vs Riku Kano
Boxing Knockout of the Week: Errol Spence Jr vs Leonard Bundu

 

Mma Fight of the Week: Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2
Mma Knockout of the Week: Anthony Johnson vs Glover Teixeira

 

2016 MMA fight – Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 – fight Video UFC 202

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-08-20, close fight with some nice exchanges: Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz 2 gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and Tuf 5 Lw tournament winner Nate Diaz entered this fight with a professional mma record of 19-10-0 (84% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.3 lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Eddie Alvarez). He suffered his last loss when he faced Rafael dos Anjos in 2014 (=Dos Anjos vs Diaz), after this bout he beat Michael Johnson in 2015 (=Johnson vs Diaz) and Conor McGregor in 2016 (4-stars-fight, McGregor vs Diaz I).
His opponent, the current Ufc Fw champion Conor McGregor, has an official record of 19-3-0 (95% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.1 featherweight. Before the loss suffered against Diaz in March, ‘The Notorius’ had fought three times in 2015 winning over Dennis Siver (=McGregor vs Siver), Chad Mendes (=Mendes vs McGregor) and Jose Aldo (4-stars-fight, Aldo vs McGregor). Diaz vs McGregor 2 is the main event of the UFC 202. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Anthony Johnson vs Glover Teixeira – fight Video UFC 202

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-08-20, great finish between Anthony Johnson and Glover Teixeira: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

Anthony Johnson entered this fight with a pro mma record of 21-5-0 (71% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.3 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Jon Jones). He lost to Daniel Cormier last year (=Johnson vs Cormier) but then he has beat Jimi Manuwa (=Johnson vs Manuwa) and Ryan Bader (=Johnson vs Bader).
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj Glover Teixeira, has a record of 25-4-0 (88% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.5 in the same weight class. He suffered two consecutive defeats in 2014, against Jon Jones (=Jones vs Teixeira) and Phil Davis (=Teixeira vs Davis), but then he has won over Ovince St Preux (=Teixeira vs St Preux), Patrick Cummins (=Teixeira vs Cummins) and Rashad Evans (=Teixeira vs Evans). ‘Rumble’ Johnson vs Teixeira is on the undercard of Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 – UFC 202. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Donald Cerrone vs Rick Story – fight Video UFC 202

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-08-20, some good exchanges between Donald Cerrone and Rick Story but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two (UFC Performance of the Night).

The black belt in gaidojutsu Donald Cerrone entered this fight with a mma record of 30-7-0 (73% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.5 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Tyron Woodley). He lost the rematch with Rafael dos Anjos last year (=Dos Anjos vs Cerrone 2) but he came back to win in 2016 defeating Alex Oliveira (=Cerrone vs Oliveira) and Patrick Cote (=Cerrone vs Cote).
His opponent, Rick Story, has an official record of 19-8-0 (42% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.18 in the same weight class. He suffered his last loss when he faced Kelvin Gastelum in 2014 (via split decision), then he has won three consecutive bouts beating Tarec Saffiedine in his last one (=Saffiedine vs Story). ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone vs Story is on the undercard of Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 – UFC 202. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Hyun Gyu Lim vs Mike Perry – fight Video UFC 202

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-08-20, pretty good finish between Hyun Gyu Lim and Mike Perry but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two.

The black belt in tae-kwon-do Hyun Gyu Lim entered this fight with a professional record of 13-5-1 (92% finishing rate) while his opponent, the undefeated Mike Perry, has a perfect mma record of 6-0-0 (100% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission). Lim is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since May 16, 2015 when he was defeated by Neil Magny (=Magny vs Lim). Lim vs Perry is on the undercard of Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 – UFC 202. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Tim Means vs Sabah Homasi – fight Video UFC 202

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-08-20, good fight between Tim Means and Sabah Homasi: it gets three stars.

Tim Means entered this fight with a pro record of 25-7-1 (84% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.23 welterweight in the world while his opponent, Sabah Homasi, has an official mma record of 11-5-0 (91% finishing rate). Both fighters lost once in 2015: Means was defeated by Matt Brown (=Brown vs Means) but then he came back to win against John Howard while Homasi lost to Reggie Pena and then he has won three consecutive fights. Means vs Homasi is on the undercard of Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 – UFC 202. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Cody Garbrandt vs Takeya Mizugaki – fight Video UFC 202

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-08-20, pretty good finish between Cody Garbrandt and Takeya Mizugaki but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two.

The undefeated Cody Garbrandt entered this fight with a perfect record of 9-0-0 (89% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.12 bantamweight in the world. He has already fought twice in 2016 beating Augusto Mendes (=Garbrandt vs Mendes) and Thomas Almeida (=Almeida vs Garbrandt).
His opponent, Takeya Mizugaki, has a mma record of 21-9-2 (29% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.23 in the same weight class. He lost two consecutive bouts between 2014 and 2015, against #1 Dominick Cruz and Aljamain Sterling but he came back to win in his last bout against George Roop (=Mizugaki vs Roop ). Garbrandt vs Mizugaki is on the undercard of Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 – UFC 202. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Neil Magny vs Lorenz Larkin – fight Video UFC 202

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-08-20, nice and tough exchanges between Neil Magny and Lorenz Larkin: it gets three stars.

Neil Magny entered this fight with a professional mma record of 18-4-0 (50% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Tyron Woodley). He lost to Demian Maia last year but then he has won three bouts beating Erick Silva (=Silva vs Magny), Kelvin Gastelum (=Magny vs Gastelum) and Hector Lombard (=Lombard vs Magny).
His opponent, Lorenz Larkin, has a record of 17-5-0 (59% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.22 in the same weight class. He has already fought twice in 2016 losing to Albert Tumenov (=Larkin vs Tumenov) and defeating Jorge Masvidal (= Masvidal vs Larkin). Magny vs Larkin is on the undercard of Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 – UFC 202. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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Best fights of the week 32, year 2016

Selection of the best boxing, mma, k-1 and muay thai videos from the world’s most important fights of the week 32: (Mon-Sun) from August 8, 2016 to August 14, 2016.

 

Boxing Fight of the Week: Ramon Alvarez vs Antonio Margarito

 

Mma Fight of the Week: Adriano Moraes vs Tilek Batyrov

 

2016 MMA fight – Adriano Moraes vs Tilek Batyrov – full fight Video ONE FC 45

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-08-13, good fight between Adriano Moraes and Tilek Batyrov: it gets three stars.

Adriano Moraes entered this fight with a professional mma record of 14-2-0 (71% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.25 flyweight in the world while his opponent, Tilek Batyrov, has an official record of 10-1-0 (90% finishing rate). Both fighters lost once in 2015: Moraes was defeated by Kairat Akhmetov (=Moraes vs Akhmetov) but then he has beat Eugene Toquero while Batyrov lost to Deivi Daniel Oliveira de Almeida and then he has won over Bagaudin Zarmanbetov and Giovanni Moljo. Moraes vs Batyrov, main event of the One Fc 45, is valid for the interim ONE flyweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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