Review: 2014-07-16, nice and tough fight between John Lineker and Alptekin Ozkilic: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night). John Lineker entered this fight with a pro mma record of 23-7-0 (61% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.19 flyweight in the world, he won four consecutive fights between 2012 and 2013 but he lost his first bout of 2014 against Ali Bagautinov (=Lineker vs Bagautinov).
His opponent, Alptekin Ozkilic, has an official record of 9-2-0 (33% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.15 in the same weight class, he also won four consecutive bouts between 2012 and 2013 but he was defeated in 2014, by Louis Smolka. Lineker vs Ozkilic is on the undercard of Donald Cerrone vs Jim Miller – UFC Ufn 45. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 45: Cerrone vs Miller
Where: Revel Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
Division: flyweight (125 lbs, 57 kg)
UFC Fight Night 45 fight card (main fights):
Donald Cerrone vs Jim Miller
Edson Barboza vs Evan Dunham
Rick Story vs Leonardo Mafra Texeira
John Lineker vs Alptekin Ozkilic
Lucas Martins vs Alex White
Lineker’s previous fight: John Lineker vs Ali Bagautinov