The black belt in karate and kendo Cheick Kongo entered this fight with a pro mma record of 23-10-2 (70% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.16 heavyweight in the world. He fought twice last year losing to Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal (=Lawal vs Kongo) and beating Alexander Volkov (=Kongo vs Volkov).
His opponent, Vinicius Kappke de Queiroz, has a record of 8-3-0 (100% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.72 in the same weight class. ‘Spartan’ suffered his last loss in 2012 when he faced Alexander Volkov (=Queiroz vs Volkov) but after this bout he has won two fights, against Lavar Johnson (=Johnson vs Queiroz) and Ewerton Teixeira. Kongo vs Queiroz is the main event of Bellator 150 (on the original fight card the main event was Marcos Galvao vs Eduardo Dantas but Galvao was pulled from the card due to an illness). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Bellator 150: Kongo vs Queiroz
Where: Kansas Star Arena, Mulvane, Kansas, USA
Division: heavyweight (265 lbs, 120 kg)
Kongo’s previous fight: Cheick Kongo vs Alexander Volkov
Kongo’s next fight: Cheick Kongo vs Tony Johnson
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Official video (USA)