Category: MMA

2019 MMA fight – Volkan Oezdemir vs Ilir Latifi – fight Video UFC FN 156

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-08-10, good second part of the fight between Volkan Oezdemir and Ilir Latifi: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

Volkan Oezdemir entered this fight with a pro mma record of 15-4-0 (80% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.11 light heavyweight in the world but he comes off three consecutive losses, against Daniel Cormier (Daniel Cormier vs Volkan Oezdemir), Anthony Smith (Volkan Oezdemir vs Anthony Smith) and Dominick Reyes (Dominick Reyes vs Volkan Oezdemir).
His opponent, Ilir Latifi, has a record of 14-6-0 (71% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.13 in the same weight class. He fought twice last year beating Ovince St Preux (Ovince St Preux vs Ilir Latifi) and losing to Corey Anderson (Corey Anderson vs Ilir Latifi). Oezdemir vs Latifi is on the undercard of Valentina Shevchenko vs Liz Carmouche 2 – UFC Fight Night 156 (UFC on ESPN+ 14). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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Best fights of the week 31, year 2019

Selection of the best boxing, mma, k-1 and muay thai videos from the world’s most important fights of the week 31: (Mon-Sun) from July 29, 2019 to August 4, 2019.

 

Boxing Fight of the Week: Adam Kownacki vs Chris Arreola
Boxing Knockout of the Week: Curtis Stevens vs Wale Omotoso

 

Mma Fight of the Week: Clay Guida vs Jim Miller

 

2019 MMA fight – Colby Covington vs Robbie Lawler – fight Video UFC on ESPN 5

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-08-03, fight not so exciting between Colby Covington and Robbie Lawler: it gets two stars.

The former interim Ww and 2013 FILA 77 kg No-Gi grappling world champion Colby Covington entered this fight with a mma record of 14-1-0 (50% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.4 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Kamaru Usman). He suffered his only loss when he faced Warlley Alves in 2015, since then he has won six bouts defeating Dong Hyun Kim (Kim vs Covington), Demian Maia (Demian Maia vs Colby Covington) and Rafael dos Anjos in his last three (Rafael dos Anjos vs Colby Covington).
His opponent, the former Ufc Ww champion Robbie Lawler, has an official record of 28-13-0 (75% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.17 in the same weight class but he won just one out of his last four bouts, against Donald Cerrone in 2017 (Lawler vs Cerrone). After this bout he has lost to Rafael dos Anjos (Robbie Lawler vs Rafael dos Anjos) and Ben Askren (Robbie Lawler vs Ben Askren). Covington vs Lawler is the main event of UFC on ESPN 5. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Jordan Espinosa vs Matt Schnell – fight Video UFC on ESPN 5

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-08-03, pretty good finish between Jordan Espinosa and Matt Schnell: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

Jordan Espinosa entered this fight with a pro record of 14-5-0 (64% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.11 flyweight in the world. He was defeated by Dinis Paiva in 2017 but since then he has won five bouts defeating Eric Shelton in 2019.
His opponent, the black belt in karate Matt Schnell, has an official mma record of 13-4-0 (69% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.15 in the same weight class. He lost two consecutive bouts between 2016 and 2017, against Rob Font and Hector Sandoval, but then he has won three fights beating Louis Smolka in his last one. Espinosa vs Schnell is on the undercard of Colby Covington vs Robbie Lawler – UFC on ESPN 5. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Clay Guida vs Jim Miller – fight Video UFC on ESPN 5

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-08-03, nice bout between Clay Guida and Jim Miller: it gets three stars.

The former Strikeforce Lw champion Clay Guida entered this fight with a professional record of 35-18-0 (57% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.43 lightweight in the world. He was defeated by Charles Oliveira in 2018 but he came back to win against BJ Penn in 2019 (Clay Guida vs BJ Penn).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Jim Miller, has a mma record of 30-13-0 (67% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.36 in the same weight class. He also lost to Charles Oliveira last year (Charles Oliveira vs Jim Miller 2) but then he has won over Jason Gonzalez in 2019. Guida vs Miller is on the undercard of Colby Covington vs Robbie Lawler – UFC on ESPN 5. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Eddie Alvarez vs Eduard Folayang – full fight Video ONE FC 100

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-08-02, good fight between Eddie Alvarez and Eduard Folayang: it gets three stars.

The former Ufc and Bellator Lw champion Eddie Alvarez entered this fight with a professional mma record of 29-7-0 (79% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.29 welterweight in the world but he comes off two consecutive losses, against Dustin Poirier in 2018 (Eddie Alvarez vs Dustin Poirier 2) and Timofey Nastyukhin in 2019 (Eddie Alvarez vs Timofey Nastyukhin); before these bouts, in 2017, he had beat Justin Gaethje (Eddie Alvarez vs Justin Gaethje).
His opponent, the black belt in wushu and former One Lw champ Eduard Folayang, has an official record of 21-7-0 (38% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.112 in the same weight class. He lost to Shinya Aoki in March 2019 (Eduard Folayang vs Shinya Aoki 2) but before this fight, in 2018, he had won over Kharun Atlangeriev, Aziz Pahrudinov and Amir Khan. Alvarez vs Folayang is the semi-final of the One Fc lightweight world grand prix tournament; undercard of Martin Nguyen vs Koyomi Matsushima – ONE FC 100. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Demetrious Johnson vs Tatsumitsu Wada – full fight Video ONE FC

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-08-02, disappointing fight between Demetrious Johnson and Tatsumitsu Wada: it gets two stars.

The former Ufc Flw champion Demetrious Johnson entered this fight with a pro mma record of 28-3-1 (61% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.11 bantamweight in the world. He lost the rematch against current #1 Henry Cejudo last year (via split decision, Demetrious Johnson vs Henry Cejudo 2) but he came back to win with Yuya Wakamatsu in 2019 (Demetrious Johnson vs Yuya Wakamatsu).
His opponent, Tatsumitsu Wada, has a record of 21-10-2 (48% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.123 in the same weight class. He has already fought twice in 2019 losing to Danny Kingad and beating Gustavo Eddy Balart. Johnson vs Wada is the semi-final of the One Fc flyweight world grand prix tournament; undercard of Martin Nguyen vs Koyomi Matsushima – ONE FC 100. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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Best fights of the week 30, year 2019

Selection of the best boxing, mma, k-1 and muay thai videos from the world’s most important fights of the week 30: (Mon-Sun) from July 22, 2019 to July 28, 2019.

 

Boxing Fight of the Week: Maurice Hooker vs Jose Carlos Ramirez
Boxing Knockout of the Week: Gervonta Davis vs Ricardo Nunez

 

Mma Fight of the Week: Cris Cyborg Justino vs Felicia Spencer

 

2019 MMA fight – Ivan Shtyrkov vs Hoon Kim – full fight Video Rizin 17

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-07-28, fight not so exciting between Ivan Shtyrkov and Hoon Kim: it gets two stars.

The undefeaed Ivan Shtyrkov entered this fight with a professional mma record of 15-0-1 (73% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.20 light heavyweight in the world. The only man who stopped him in a draw was Geronimo dos Santos last year (Ivan Shtyrkov vs Geronimo dos Santos); after this fight ‘Ural Hulk’ Shtyrkov has won over Fabio Maldonado (Ivan Shtyrkov vs Fabio Maldonado) and Thiago Silva (Ivan Shtyrkov vs Thiago Silva).
His opponent, Hoon Kim, has an official record of 10-12-2 (90% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since Ocotber 28, 2017 when he was defeated by Young Choi; before this bout, in July 2017, he had beat Riki Fukuda. Shtyrkov vs Kim is on the undercard of Yusuke Yachi vs Mikuru Asakura – Rizin 17. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Max Holloway vs Frankie Edgar – fight Video UFC 240

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-07-27, some good single shots between Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two.

The Ufc Fw champion Max Holloway entered this fight with a pro mma record of 20-4-0 (60% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.1 featherweight in the world even if he comes off the loss against Dustin Poirier, because in this fight he moved up in weight class (Max Holloway vs Dustin Poirier 2); before this bout, in 2018, he had beat Brian Ortega (Max Holloway vs Brian Ortega).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Ufc Lw champion Frankie Edgar, has a record of 23-6-1 (48% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since April 21, 2018 when he defeated Cub Swanson (Frankie Edgar vs Cub Swanson 2); before this fight, in March 2018, he had lost to Brian Ortega (Frankie Edgar vs Brian Ortega). Holloway vs Edgar, main event of Ufc 240, is valid for the Ufc featherweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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