Nikita Krylov entered this fight with a pro mma record of 20-4-0 (100% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.23 light heavyweight in the world. He suffered his last loss when he faced Ovince St Preux in 2014 (=St Preux vs Krylov), but then he has won four consecutive fights beating Francimar Barroso in 2016 (=Barroso vs Krylov).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Ed Herman, has a record of 23-11-0 (83% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.18 in the same weight class. He lost to Derek Brunson last year but he came back to win in 2016 against Tim Boetsch. Krylov vs Herman is on the undercard of Robbie Lawler vs Tyron Woodley – UFC 201. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 201: Lawler vs Woodley
Where: Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
UFC 201 fight card (main and best fights):
Robbie Lawler vs Tyron Woodley
Rose Namajunas vs Karolina Kowalkiewicz
Matt Brown vs Jake Ellenberger
Francisco Rivera vs Erik Perez
Nikita Krylov vs Ed Herman
Krylov’s previous fight: Francimar Barroso vs Nikita Krylov
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