The black belt in Bjj, judo and former Bellator Mw champion Hector Lombard entered this fight with a pro mma record of 34-4-1 (77% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.11 welterweight in the world. He suffered his last loss when he faced Yushin Okami in 2013 (via split decision, Lombard vs Okami), after this bout he has collected three consecutive victories, the last one against Josh Burkman (then the result was overturned in a no-contest because the Cuban tested positive for anabolic steroids, Lombard vs Burkman).
His opponent, Neil Magny, has a record of 17-4-0 (47% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.13 in the same weight class. He fought five times last year losing his third bout, against Demian Maia; then he beat Erick Silva (=Silva vs Magny) and Kelvin Gastelum (=Magny vs Gastelum). Lombard vs Magny is on the undercard of Mark Hunt vs Frank Mir – UFC Fight Night 85. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs Mir
Where: Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane, Australia
Division: welterweight (170 lbs, 77 kg)
Lombard’s previous fight: Hector Lombard vs Josh Burkman
Magny’s previous fight: Neil Magny vs Kelvin Gastelum
Lombard’s next fight: Dan Henderson vs Hector Lombard
Magny’s next fight: Neil Magny vs Lorenz Larkin
(Free embeddable highlights video hosted on Youtube)