Tatsuya Kawajiri entered this fight with a mma record of 34-8-2 (64% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.26 featherweight in the world. He lost to Clay Guida last year (=Guida vs Kawajiri) but he came back to win in 2015 against Dennis Siver (=Siver vs Kawajiri).
His opponent, Jason Knight, has an official record of 15-1-0 (87% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.33 in the same weight class. He suffered his only defeat in 2012 when he faced Michael Roberts, since then he has won eight consecutive fights taking revenge on Roberts in 2014 and beating Musa Khamanaev in his last bout. Kawajiri vs Knight is on the undercard of Frankie Edgar vs Chad Mendes – UFC Tuf 22 Finale. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale: Team McGregor vs Team Faber
Where: The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
UFC Tuf Finale 22 fight card (main fights):
Frankie Edgar vs Chad Mendes
Artem Lobov vs Ryan Hall
Tony Ferguson vs Edson Barboza
Joe Lauzon vs Evan Dunham
Tatsuya Kawajiri vs Jason Knight
Gabriel Gonzaga vs Konstantin Erokhin
Kawajiri’s previous fight: Dennis Siver vs Tatsuya Kawajiri
Kawajiri’s next fight: Tatsuya Kawajiri vs Dennis Bermudez
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2º Luta do Card PrincipalPeso-pena: Tatsuya Kawajiri VENCEU Jason Knight por decisão unânime.Assista o Card Principal online: http://goo.gl/eSKHzr
Posted by Tudo sobre MMA on Venerdì 11 dicembre 2015