The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and Tuf Brazil tournament winner Cezar Ferreira entered this fight with a professional mma record of 11-6-0 (55% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.36 middleweight in the world but ‘Mutante’ comes off the loss against Elias Theodorou (=Ferreira vs Theodorou).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Strikeforce Ww champion Nate Marquardt, has an official record of 35-18-2 (77% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.39 in the same weight class but he lost three out of his last four bouts, the last two with Sam Alvey and Vitor Belfort (=Belfort vs Marquardt). Ferreira vs Marquardt is on the undercard of Dustin Poirier vs Anthony Pettis – UFC Fight Night 120. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 120: Poirier vs. Pettis
Where: Ted Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
UFC Fight Night 120 fight card (main fights):
Dustin Poirier vs Anthony Pettis
Matt Brown vs Diego Sanchez
Andrei Arlovski vs Junior Albini
Cezar Ferreira vs Nate Marquardt
Raphael Assuncao vs Matthew Lopez
Joe Lauzon vs Clay Guida
John Dodson vs Marlon Moraes
Sage Northcutt vs Michel Quinones
Ferreira’s previous fight: Cezar Ferreira vs Elias Theodorou
Marquardt’s previous fight: Vitor Belfort vs Nate Marquardt
Ferreira vs Marquardt Fight Video:
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