The Tuf 19 tournament winner Corey Anderson entered this fight with a mma record of 6-1-0 (50% ko-tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.24 light heavyweight in the world. He has already fought twice in 2015 losing to Gian Villante but then he has defeated Jan Blachowicz (=Blachowicz vs Anderson).
His opponent, Fabio Maldonado, has an official record of 22-8-0 (73% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.32 in the same weight class but he comes off the loss against Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson (=Rampage vs Maldonado). Anderson vs Maldonado 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: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 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
Anderson’s previous fight: Jan Blachowicz vs Corey Anderson
Maldonado’s previous fight: Quinton Jackson vs Fabio Maldonado
Anderson’s next fight: Corey Anderson vs Tom Lawlor
Maldonado’s next fight: Fedor Emelianenko vs Fabio Maldonado
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