Joe Lauzon entered this fight with a mma record of 24-9-0 (96% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.19 lightweight in the world, he lost two consecutive fights between 2012 and 2013, against Jim Miller (=Miller vs Lauzon) and Michael Johnson (=Lauzon vs Johnson), but then he came back to win beating Mac Danzig (=Lauzon vs Danzig) and Michael Chiesa (=Chiesa vs Lauzon).
His opponent, Al Iaquinta, has an official record of 10-3-1 (60% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.51 in the same weight class; he lost to Mitch Clarke last year, but then he defeated Rodrigo Damm and Ross Pearson (=Pearson vs Iaquinta). Lauzon vs Iaquinta is on the undercard of Anderson Silva vs Nick Diaz – UFC 183. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 183: Silva vs Diaz
Where: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
UFC 183 fight card (main and best fights):
Anderson Silva vs Nick Diaz
Tyron Woodley vs Kelvin Gastelum
Joe Lauzon vs Al Iaquinta
Tim Boetsch vs Thales Leites
Jordan Mein vs Thiago Alves
Miesha Tate vs Sara McMann
Lauzon’s previous fight: Michael Chiesa vs Joe Lauzon
Iaquinta’s previous fight: Ross Pearson vs Al Iaquinta
Iaquinta’s next fight: Al Iaquinta vs Jorge Masvidal
Lauzon’s next fight: Joe Lauzon vs Takanori Gomi
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