Joseph Benavidez entered this fight with a professional mma record of 22-4-0 (68% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.2 flyweight in the world. He suffered his last loss in 2013 when he faced #1 Ufc Flw champion Demetrious Johnson in their rematch (=Johnson vs Benavidez 2), after this bout he has won three consecutive fights beating John Moraga in his last one (=Benavidez vs Moraga).
His opponent, the 2012 world combat sambo champion Ali Bagautinov, has a record of 13-3-0 (69% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since June 14, 2014 when he was defeated by Demetrious Johnson (=Johnson vs Bagautinov). Benavidez vs Bagautinov is on the undercard of Daniel Cormier vs Alexander Gustafsson – UFC 192. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson
Where: Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, USA
Division: flyweight (125 lbs, 57 kg)
Ufc 192 fight card (main and best fights):
Daniel Cormier vs Alexander Gustafsson
Rashad Evans vs Ryan Bader
Ruslan Magomedov vs Shawn Jordan
Joseph Benavidez vs Ali Bagautinov
Jessica Eye vs Julianna Pena
Adriano Martins vs Islam Makhachev
Sage Northcutt vs Francisco Trevino
Benavidez’s previous fight: Joseph Benavidez vs John Moraga
Bagautinov’s previous fight: Demetrious Johnson vs Ali Bagautinov
Benavidez’s next fight: Joseph Benavidez vs Zach Makovsky
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