The black belt in Bjj Iuri Alcantara entered this fight with a professional record of 34-7-0 (79% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.10 bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Cody Garbrandt). ‘Marajo’ Alcantara lost to Jimmie Rivera last year (=Alcantara vs Rivera) but then he has won over Brad Pickett and Luke Sanders (=Alcantara vs Sanders).
His opponent, Brian Kelleher, has an official mma record of 16-7-0 (81% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.38 in the same weight class. He suffered his last loss when he faced Andy Main in 2014, since then he has collected six victories beating Julio Arce in 2016. Brian Kelleher vs Iuri Alcantara is on the undercard of Jose Aldo vs Max Holloway – UFC 212. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 212: Aldo vs Holloway
Where: HSBC Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC 212 fight card (main fights):
Jose Aldo vs Max Holloway
Claudia Gadelha vs Karolina Kowalkiewicz
Vitor Belfort vs Nate Marquardt
Paulo Borrachinha vs Oluwale Bamgbose
Erick Silva vs Yancy Medeiros
Marlon Moraes vs Raphael Assuncao
Iuri Alcantara vs Brian Kelleher
Alcantara’s previous fight: Iuri Alcantara vs Luke Sanders
Alcantara vs Kelleher Fight Video:
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