Eddie Gordon entered this fight with a mma record of 7-3-0 (57% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.55 in the world while his opponent, the black belt in Bjj Antonio Carlos Junior, has an official record of 4-1-0 (75% submission victory rate – he has never won via ko/tko). Gordon won the TUF 19 Mw tournament while Carlos Junior won The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 in the heavyweight division but after the finals of the tournaments both fighters were defeated: Gordon lost to Josh Samman and Chris Dempsey while the Brazilian suffered his first loss with Patrick Cummins (=Carlos Jr vs Cummins). ‘Cara de Sapato’ Carlos Jr vs Gordon is on the undercard of Lyoto Machida vs Yoel Romero – UFC Fight Night 70. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 70: Machida vs Romero
Where: Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood, Florida, USA
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
UFC Fight Night 70 fight card (main card):
Lyoto Machida vs Yoel Romero
Lorenz Larkin vs Santiago Ponzinibbio
Eddie Gordon vs Antonio Carlos Jr
Thiago Santos vs Steve Bosse
Hacran Dias vs Levan Makashvili
Carlos Jr’s previous fight: Antonio Carlos Jr vs Patrick Cummins
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