Darren Elkins entered this fight with a professional record of 24-6-0 (50% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.12 featherweight in the world. He has already fought twice in 2018 beating Michael Johnson (Darren Elkins vs Michael Johnson) and losing to Alexander Volkanovski (Darren Elkins vs Alexander Volkanovski).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Ricardo Lamas, has a mma record of 18-7-0 (56% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.14 in the same weight class but he comes off two consecutive losses, against Josh Emmett (Ricardo Lamas vs Josh Emmett) and Mirsad Bektic (Ricardo Lamas vs Mirsad Bektic); before these two bouts he had beat Jason Knight (Lamas vs Knight). Lamas vs Elkins is on the undercard of Neil Magny vs Santiago Ponzinibbio – UFC Fight Night 140. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 140: Magny vs Ponzinibbio
Where: Parque Roca Arena, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
UFC Fight Night 140 fight card (main fights):
Neil Magny vs Santiago Ponzinibbio
Darren Elkins vs Ricardo Lamas
Khalil Rountree vs Johnny Walker
Cezar Ferreira vs Ian Heinisch
Alexandre Pantoja vs Yuta Sasaki
Elkins’ previous fight: Darren Elkins vs Alexander Volkanovski
Lamas’ previous fight: Ricardo Lamas vs Mirsad Bektic
Elkins vs Lamas Fight Video:
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