Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-09-25, good mma fight: Marlon Moraes vs Merab Dvalishvili gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021).
Dvalishvili vs Moraes is on the undercard of Alexander Volkanovski vs Brian Ortega – UFC 266. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Marlon Moraes record
The black belt in Bjj and former Wsof Bw champ Marlon Moraes entered this fight with a pro mma record of 23-8-1 (70% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 bantamweight in the world.
He won just one out of his last four matches, against Jose Aldo in 2019 (Marlon Moraes vs Jose Aldo), after this bout he has lost to Cory Sandhagen (Marlon Moraes vs Cory Sandhagen) and Rob Font (Marlon Moraes vs Rob Font).
Moraes’ next fight: Marlon Moraes vs Yadong Song
Merab Dvalishvili record
His opponent, the black belt in judo Merab Dvalishvili, has a record of 13-4-0 (23% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.10 in the bantamweight division.
He lost two consecutive bouts between 2017 and 2018, against Frankie Saenz and Ricky Simon, but then he has collected six victories beating John Dodson (John Dodson vs Merab Dvalishvili) and Cody Stamann in his last two (Merab Dvalishvili vs Cody Stamann).
Dvalishvili’s next fight: Jose Aldo vs Merab Dvalishvili
UFC 266 info
Event: UFC 266: Volkanovski vs Ortega
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC 266 fight card
Here is the UFC 266 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN+ – Pay per view PPV)
Alexander Volkanovski vs Brian Ortega
Valentina Shevchenko vs Lauren Murphy
Nick Diaz vs Robbie Lawler 2
Curtis Blaydes vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik
Jessica Andrade vs Cynthia Calvillo
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPNews / ESPN+)
Marlon Moraes vs Merab Dvalishvili
Dan Hooker vs Nasrat Haqparast
Shamil Abdurakhimov vs Chris Daukaus
Roxanne Modafferi vs Taila Santos
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on UFC Fight Pass)
Uros Medic Jalin Turner
Cody Brundage vs Nick Maximov
Matthew Semelsberger vs Martin Sano Jr
Jonathan Pearce vs Omar Morales
Moraes vs Dvalishvili full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Marlon Moraes vs Merab Dvalishvili as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Moraes vs Dvalishvili result
Merab Dvalishvili defeated Marlon Moraes via TKO at 4:25, round 2.
Moraes vs Dvalishvili post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Marlon Moraes vs Merab Dvalishvili post-fight octagon interview.