The former Ufc Bw champion TJ Dillashaw entered this fight with a mma record of 13-3-0 (69% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.2 bantamweight in the world. He has fought twice in 2016 losing to #1 current Ufc Bw champion Dominick Cruz (=Dillashaw vs Cruz) and beating Raphael Assuncao (=Dillashaw vs Assuncao 2).
His opponent, John Lineker, has an official record of 29-7-0 (59% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.5 in the same weight class. He suffered his last loss when he faced Ali Bagautinov in 2014 (=Lineker vs Bagautinov), since then he has collected six consecutive victories defeating Michael McDonald (=McDonald vs Lineker) and John Dodson in his last two (=Lineker vs Dodson). Dillashaw vs Lineker is on the undercard of Amanda Nunes vs Ronda Rousey – UFC 207. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 207: Nunes vs Rousey
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC 207 fight card (main fights):
Amanda Nunes vs Ronda Rousey
Dominick Cruz vs Cody Garbrandt
TJ Dillashaw vs John Lineker
Dong Hyun Kim vs Tarec Saffiedine
Louis Smolka vs Ray Borg
Johny Hendricks vs Neil Magny
Dillashaw’s previous fight: TJ Dillashaw vs Raphael Assuncao 2
Lineker’s previous fight: John Lineker vs John Dodson
Lineker’s next fight: John Lineker vs Marlon Vera
Dillashaw’s next fight: Cody Garbrandt vs TJ Dillashaw
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