Al Iaquinta entered this fight with a mma record of 14-4-1 (57% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.6 lightweight in the world. He fought twice in 2018 losing to current #1 Ufc Lw champ Khabib Nurmagomedov (Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Al Iaquinta) and beating Kevin Lee in their rematch (Kevin Lee vs Al Iaquinta 2).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and gaidojutsu Donald Cerrone, has an official record of 35-11-0 (77% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.4 in the same weight class. ‘Cowboy’ lost to Leon Edwards last year (Donald Cerrone vs Leon Edwards) but then he has defeated Mike Perry (Donald Cerrone vs Mike Perry) and Alexander Hernandez (Donald Cerrone vs Alexander Hernandez). Iaquinta vs Cowboy Cerrone is the main event of UFC Fight Night 151 (UFC on ESPN+ 9). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 151: Iaquinta vs. Cowboy
Where: Canadian Tire Centre, Ottawa, Canada
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
Iaquinta’s previous fight: Kevin Lee vs Al Iaquinta 2
Cerrone’s previous fight: Donald Cerrone vs Alexander Hernandez
Cerrone’s next fight: Tony Ferguson vs Donald Cerrone
Iaquinta’s next fight: Al Iaquinta vs Dan Hooker
Iaquinta vs Cerrone Fight Video:
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