The black belt in Bjj and former M-1 Global light-Hw champion Vinny Magalhaes entered this fight with a mma record of 12-7-0 (100% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.26 light heavyweight in the world. He suffered two consecutive losses in 2013, against Phil Davis (=Davis vs Magalhaes) and Anthony Perosh, but then he has won over Jorge Gonzalez and Jason Brilz.
His opponent, Matt Hamill, has an official record of 11-5-0 (55% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since October 9, 2013 when he was defeated by Thiago Silva (=Silva vs Hamill). Magalhaes vs Hamill is on the undercard of Jon Fitch vs Yushin Okami – WSOF 24. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: WSOF 24: Fitch vs Okami
Where: Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
WSOF 24 fight card (main card):
Jon Fitch vs Yushin Okami
Blagoy Ivanov vs Derrick Mehmen
Vinny Magalhaes vs Matt Hamill
Nick Newell vs Tom Marcellino
Magomed Bibulatov vs Donavon Frelow
Hamill’s previous fight: Thiago Silva vs Matt Hamill
Magalhaes’ next fight: Vinny Magalhaes vs Jake Heun
Video: (Free embeddable video hosted on Youtube and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights, to report it please visit this link where the video is hosted)