The former Bellator Lw champion Michael Chandler entered this fight with a mma record of 16-4-0 (81% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.18 lightweight in the world. He fought twice in 2016 beating Patricky Freire (=Chandler vs Freire 2) and Benson Henderson (=Chandler vs Henderson) but then he lost the Bellator Lw title in 2017 with Brent Primus (=Chandler vs Primus).
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj Goiti Yamauchi, has an official record of 22-3-0 (86% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.41 in the same weight class. He lost to Bubba Jenkins in 2016 (=Yamauchi vs Jenkins) but then he has won over Ryan Couture, Valeriu Mircea and Adam Piccolotti. Chandler vs Yamauchi is on the undercard of Douglas Lima vs Rory MacDonald – Bellator 192. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Bellator 192: Lima vs MacDonald
Where: The Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
Chandler’s previous fight: Michael Chandler vs Brent Primus
Chandler’s next fight: Michael Chandler vs Brandon Girtz
Yamauchi’s next fight: Daniel Weichel vs Goiti Yamauchi
Chandler vs Yamauchi full fight video:
Official video (USA)