The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and Tuf Brazil tournament winner Cezar Ferreira entered this fight with a professional mma record of 11-5-0 (55% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.24 middleweight in the world. ‘Mutante’ lost two consecutive bouts in 2015, against Sam Alvey (=Alvey vs Ferreira) and Jorge Masvidal (=Masvidal vs Ferreira), but then he has won three times beating Jack Hermansson in his last one.
His opponent, the tuf Nations Mw tournament winner Elias Theodorou, has an official record of 12-1-0 (58% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.27 in the same weight class. He lost to Thiago Santos in 2015 (=Theodorou vs Santos) but he came back to win in 2016 defeating Sam Alvey. Elias Theodorou vs Cezar Ferreira is on the undercard of Derrick Lewis vs Travis Browne – UFC Fight Night 105. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs Browne
Where: Scotiabank Centre, Halifax, Canada
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
UFC Fight Night 105 fight card (main fights):
Derrick Lewis vs Travis Browne
Johny Hendricks vs Hector Lombard
Cezar Ferreira vs Elias Theodorou
Santiago Ponzinibbio vs Nordine Taleb
Thiago Santos vs Jack Marshman
Theodorou’s next fight: Elias Theodorou vs Brad Tavares
Ferreira vs Theodorou Fight Video:
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