Raoni Barcelos entered this fight with a pro record of 15-1-0 (67% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.16 bantamweight in the world. He suffered his only loss when he faced Mark Dickman in 2014, since then he has won eight consecutive fights defeating Carlos Huachin and Said Nurmagomedov in his last two.
His opponent, Khalid Taha, has an official mma record of 14-2-0 (86% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.83 in the same weight class. In his last three bouts he has lost to Nad Narimani, has beat Boston Salmon and his last fight has ended in a no-contest, against Bruno Gustavo da Silva. Taha vs Barcelos is on the undercard of Thiago Santos vs Glover Teixeira – UFC Fight Night 182 (also known as UFC on ESPN+ 40 or UFC Vegas 13). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 182: Santos vs. Teixeira
Where: Ufc Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC Fight Night 182 fight card (main fights):
Thiago Santos vs Glover Teixeira
Andrei Arlovski vs Tanner Boser
Raoni Barcelos vs Khalid Taha
Claudia Gadelha vs Xiaonan Yan
Barcelos’ next fight: Raoni Barcelos vs Timur Valiev
Barcelos vs Taha Fight Video:
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