Ilir Latifi entered this fight with a professional record of 12-5-0 (75% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.19 light heavyweight in the world. He fought three times last year beating Sean O’Connell and Gian Villante (=Latifi vs Villante) but then he was defeated by Ryan Bader (=Bader vs Latifi).
His opponent, the undefeated Tyson Pedro, has a perfect mma record of 6-0-0 (100% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.26 in the same weight class. He debuted last year in the Ultimate Fighting Championship beating Khalil Rountree and he has also defeated Paul Craig in 2017. Ilir Latifi vs Tyson Pedro is on the undercard of Amanda Nunes vs Valentina Shevchenko 2 – UFC 215. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 215: Nunes vs Shevchenko 2
Where: Rogers Place, Edmonton, Canada
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
UFC 215 fight card (main card):
Amanda Nunes vs Valentina Shevchenko 2
Rafael dos Anjos vs Neil Magny
Henry Cejudo vs Wilson Reis
Ilir Latifi vs Tyson Pedro
Jeremy Stephens vs Gilbert Melendez
Latifi’s previous fight: Ryan Bader vs Ilir Latifi
Pedro’s next fight: Tyson Pedro vs Saparbek Safarov
Latifi’s next fight: Ovince St Preux vs Ilir Latifi
Latifi vs Pedro Fight Video:
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