The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Jim Crute entered this fight with a pro record of 10-1-0 (70% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.34 light heavyweight in the world but he comes off his first loss, suffered against Misha Cirkunov (Jim Crute vs Misha Cirkunov); before this bout he had beat Sam Alvey (Sam Alvey vs Jim Crute).
His opponent, Michal Oleksiejczuk, has an official mma record of 14-3-0 (79% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.42 in the same weight class. He fought three times last year defeating Gian Villante (Gian Villante vs Michal Oleksiejczuk) and Gadzhimurad Antigulov but then he lost to Ovince Saint Preux. Crute vs Oleksiejczuk is on the undercard of Paul Felder vs Dan Hooker – UFC Fight Night 168. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 168: Felder vs. Hooker
Where: Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
Crute’s next fight: Jim Crute vs Modestas Bukauskas
Crute vs Oleksiejczuk Fight Video:
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