Neil Magny entered this fight with a professional mma record of 18-4-0 (50% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Tyron Woodley). He lost to Demian Maia last year but then he has won three bouts beating Erick Silva (=Silva vs Magny), Kelvin Gastelum (=Magny vs Gastelum) and Hector Lombard (=Lombard vs Magny).
His opponent, Lorenz Larkin, has a record of 17-5-0 (59% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.22 in the same weight class. He has already fought twice in 2016 losing to Albert Tumenov (=Larkin vs Tumenov) and defeating Jorge Masvidal (= Masvidal vs Larkin). Magny vs Larkin is on the undercard of Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 – UFC 202. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 202: Diaz vs Mcgregor 2
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: welterweight (170 lbs, 77 kg)
UFC 202 fight card (main fights):
Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2
Anthony Johnson vs Glover Teixeira
Donald Cerrone vs Rick Story
Hyun Gyu Lim vs Mike Perry
Tim Means vs Sabah Homasi
Cody Garbrandt vs Takeya Mizugaki
Neil Magny vs Lorenz Larkin
Magny’s previous fight: Hector Lombard vs Neil Magny
Larkin’s previous fight: Jorge Masvidal vs Lorenz Larkin
Magny’s next fight: Johny Hendricks vs Neil Magny
Larkin’s next fight: Douglas Lima vs Lorenz Larkin
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