The black belt in karate Ryan Jimmo entered this fight with a professional mma record of 19-4-0 (53% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.26 light heavyweight in the world. He fought twice last year beating Sean O’Connell (=Jimmo vs O’Connell) but then he lost to Ovince St Preux (=Jimmo vs St Preux).
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj Francimar Barroso, has an official record of 16-4-0 (87% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.78 in the same weight class. ‘Bodao’ Barroso debuted in the Ufc in 2013 winning over Ednaldo Oliveira but then he was defeated by Hans Stringer (via split decision). Jimmo vs Barroso is on the undercard of Carlos Condit vs Thiago Alves – UFC Fight Night 67. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 67: Condit vs Alves
Where: Goiania Arena, Goiania, Brazil
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
UFC Fight Night 67 fight card (main card):
Carlos Condit vs Thiago Alves
Nik Lentz vs Charles Oliveira 2
KJ Noons vs Alex Oliveira
Ryan Jimmo vs Francimar Barroso
Francisco Trinaldo vs Norman Parke
Wendell Oliveira vs Darren Till
Jimmo’s previous fight: Ryan Jimmo vs Ovince St Preux
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