Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2020-06-06, span itemprop=”itemreviewed”>Raphael Assuncao vs Cody Garbrandt gets three stars only thanks to a great finish (UFC Performance of the Night)!
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Raphael Assuncao entered this fight with a pro mma record of 27-7-0 (52% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.17 bantamweight in the world but he comes off two consecutive losses, against Marlon Moraes (Raphael Assuncao vs Marlon Moraes 2) and Cory Sandhagen (Cory Sandhagen vs Raphael Assuncao); before these two bouts he had beat Rob Font (Raphael Assuncao vs Rob Font).
His opponent, the former Ufc Bw champ Cody Garbrandt, has a record of 11-3-0 (82% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since March 2, 2019 when he was defeated by Pedro Munhoz (Cody Garbrandt vs Pedro Munhoz); before this fight he had also lost twice with TJ Dillashaw (Cody Garbrandt vs TJ Dillashaw I and TJ Dillashaw vs Cody Garbrandt II); before this bout, in 2017, he had beat Dominick Cruz (Cruz vs Garbrandt). Assuncao vs Garbrandt is on the undercard of Amanda Nunes vs Felicia Spencer – UFC 250. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 250: Nunes vs. Spencer
Where: UFC APEX, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC 250 fight card (main fights):
Amanda Nunes vs Felicia Spencer
Raphael Assuncao vs Cody Garbrandt
Aljamain Sterling vs Cory Sandhagen
Neil Magny vs Anthony Rocco Martin
Sean O’Malley vs Eddie Wineland
Jussier Formiga da Silva vs Alex Perez
Assuncao’s previous fight: Cory Sandhagen vs Raphael Assuncao
Garbrandt’s previous fight: Cody Garbrandt vs Pedro Munhoz
Assuncao vs Garbrandt Fight Video:
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