The black belt in judo Dong Hyun Kim entered this fight with a professional record of 21-3-1 (52% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.17 welterweight in the world. He lost to current #1 Ufc Ww champion Tyron Woodley in 2014 (=Woodley vs Kim), but then he has beat Josh Burkman and Dominic Waters (=Kim vs Waters).
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj, karate and former Strikeforce Ww champion Tarec Saffiedine, has a record of 16-5-0 (37% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.27 in the same weight class. He has fought twice in 2016 beating Jake Ellenberger and losing to Rick Story (=Saffiedine vs Story). Kim vs Saffiedine is on the undercard of Amanda Nunes vs Ronda Rousey – UFC 207. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 207: Nunes vs Rousey
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: welterweight (170 lbs, 77 kg)
UFC 207 fight card (main fights):
Amanda Nunes vs Ronda Rousey
Dominick Cruz vs Cody Garbrandt
TJ Dillashaw vs John Lineker
Dong Hyun Kim vs Tarec Saffiedine
Louis Smolka vs Ray Borg
Johny Hendricks vs Neil Magny
Kim’s previous fight: Dong Hyun Kim vs Dominic Waters
Saffiedine’s previous fight: Tarec Saffiedine vs Rick Story
Saffiedine’s next fight: Rafael dos Anjos vs Tarec Saffiedine
Kim’s next fight: Dong Hyun Kim vs Colby Covington
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