Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-02-25, some good exchanges but it is not enough to get three stars: the mma bout Andre Muniz vs Brendan Allen gets two (UFC Performance of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2023).
Allen vs Muniz is scheduled to take place Saturday, February 25th, at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas (Nevada, United States), in a 3-round middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg) bout; it is the main event of UFC Vegas 70 (also known as UFC Fight Night 220 or UFC on ESPN+ 78) since the main bout Nikita Krylov vs Ryan Spann was cancelled. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Andre Muniz record
The black belt in Bjj Andre Muniz entered this fight with a professional record of 23-4-0 (83% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.13 middleweight in the world.
‘Sergipano’ Muniz lost to Azamat Murzakanov in 2016 but since then he has won nine consecutive fights defeating Ronaldo Jacare Souza (Ronaldo Jacare Souza vs Andre Muniz), Eryk Anders and Uriah Hall in his last three (Andre Muniz vs Uriah Hall).
Muniz’s next fight: Andre Muniz vs Paul Craig
Brendan Allen record
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Brendan Allen, has a mma record of 20-5-0 (80% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.19 in the middleweight division.
He lost to Chris Curtis in 2021 but then he has won over Sam Alvey, Jacob Malkoun and Krzysztof Jotko (Krzysztof Jotko vs Brendan Allen).
Allen’s next fight: Brendan Allen vs Bruno Silva
Here is the UFC Vegas 70 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN+)
Andre Muniz vs Brendan Allen
Augusto Sakai vs Don’Tale Mayes
Montana De La Rosa vs Tatiana Suarez
Mike Malott vs Yohan Lainesse
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+)
Trevor Peek vs Erick Gonzalez
Gabriella Fernandes Hermogenes vs Jasmine Jasudavicius
Jordan Leavitt vs Victor Martinez
Charles Johnson vs Ode Osbourne
Joe Solecki vs Carl Deaton
Rafael Alves vs Nurullo Aliev
Watch the videos of UFC Vegas 70: Krylov vs Spann weigh-in and faceoffs from the official Ufc Youtube channel!
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Andre Muniz vs Brendan Allen as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Official highlights – spanish
Who won Muniz vs Allen fight?
Brendan Allen defeated Andre Muniz via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:25, round 3.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the UFC Vegas 70 post-fight octagon interview of Andre Muniz and Brendan Allen.
UFC Vegas 70 results
Here are the results of all the fights of UFC Vegas 70 Muniz vs Allen.
Brendan Allen def. Andre Muniz via SUB r3
Augusto Sakai def. Don’Tale Mayes via UD
Tatiana Suarez def. Montana De La Rosa via SUB r2
Mike Malott def. Yohan Lainesse via SUB r1
Trevor Peek def. Erick Gonzalez via KO r1
Jasmine Jasudavicius def. Gabriella Fernandes via UD
Jordan Leavitt def. Victor Martinez via TKO r1
Ode’ Osbourne def. Charles Johnson via SD
Joe Solecki def. Carl Deaton III via SUB r2
Nurullo Aliev def. Rafael Alves via MD
Post-fight press conference
Watch and listen the official UFC Vegas 70 post-fight press conference video, headlined by the main event Andre Muniz and Brendan Allen (free live stream from the UFC – Ultimate Fighting Championship Youtube channel).
UFC Vegas 70 Fight of the Night: No bonus awarded
UFC Vegas 70 Performance of the Night: Brendan Allen, Tatiana Suarez, Mike Malott, Trevor Peek, Jordan Leavitt, Joe Solecki