The black belt in Bjj, Wsof Mw and light-Hw champion David Branch entered this fight with a pro record of 19-3-0 (58% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 light heavyweight in the world. He suffered his last loss when he faced Anthony Johnson in 2012 (=Johnson vs Branch), since then he has won nine consecutive bouts beating Clifford Starks (=Branch vs Starks) and Vinny Magalhaes in 2016 (=Branch vs Magalhaes).
His opponent, Louis Taylor, has an official mma record of 13-3-0 (92% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.54 middleweight. He lost to Perry Filkins in 2012 but then he has collected six victories beating Cory Devela and Phil Hawes in 2016. Branch vs Taylor is valid for the WSOF middleweight title; undercard of Justin Gaethje vs Luiz Firmino – WSOF 34. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: WSOF 34: Gaethje vs Firmino
Where: The Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York, USA
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
Title: WSOF Middleweight Championship
Branch’s previous fight: David Branch vs Vinny Magalhaes
Branch’s next fight: Krzysztof Jotko vs David Branch