Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-05-08, good perfromance by both fighters: the mma fight Carlos Diego Ferreira vs Gregor Gillespie gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).
Gillespie vs Ferreira is on the undercard of Marina Rodriguez vs Michelle Waterson – UFC Vegas 26 (also known as UFC on ESPN 24). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Carlos Diego Ferreira record
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Carlos Diego Ferreira entered this fight with a mma record of 17-3-0 (59% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 lightweight in the world.
In his last three matches he has beat Mairbek Taisumov (Carlos Diego Ferreira vs Mairbek Taisumov) and Anthony Pettis (Anthony Pettis vs Carlos Diego Ferreira), but then he has lost to Beneil Dariush in their rematch (Carlos Diego Ferreira vs Beneil Dariush 2).
Gregor Gillespie record
His opponent, Gregor Gillespie, has an official record of 13-1-0 (85% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since November 2, 2019 when he suffered his first loss, against Kevin Lee (Kevin Lee vs Gregor Gillespie).
In his previous two matches he had defeated Vinc Pichel (Gregor Gillespie vs Vinc Pichel) and Yancy Medeiros (Yancy Medeiros vs Gregor Gillespie).
Ferreira vs Gillespie full fight video / highlights
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UFC Vegas 26 info
Event: UFC on ESPN 24: Rodriguez vs Waterson
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
UFC Vegas 26 fight card
Here is the UFC Vegas 26 full fight card:
Marina Rodriguez vs Michelle Waterson
Donald Cerrone vs Alex Morono
Neil Magny vs Geoff Neal
Marcos Rogério de Lima vs Maurice Greene
Carlos Diego Ferreira vs Gregor Gillespie
Phil Hawes vs Kyle Daukaus
Michael Trizano vs Ľudovít Klein
Jun Yong Park vs Tafon Nchukwi
Carlston Harris vs Christian Aguilera
Ferreira vs Gillespie result
Gregor Gillespie defeated Carlos Diego Ferreira via TKO at 4:51, round 1.
Ferreira vs Gillespie post-fight interview
Here is the official video of Gillespie vs Ferreira post-fight interview.