Jimi Manuwa entered this fight with a professional record of 16-2-0 (94% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.9 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Jon Jones). He lost to Anthony Johnson in 2015 (=Johnson vs Manuwa) but he came back to win against Ovince Saint Preux in 2016 (=St Preux vs Manuwa).
His opponent, the Tuf 19 tournament winner Corey Anderson, has a mma record of 9-2-0 (44% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.13 in the same weight class. He fought three times in 2016 beating Tom Lawlor (=Anderson vs Lawlor) and Sean O’Connell (=Anderson vs O’Connell) but between these two bouts he lost to Mauricio Shogun Rua (=Shogun Rua vs Anderson). Jimi Manuwa vs Corey Anderson is the main event of the UFC Fight Night 107. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 107: Manuwa vs Anderson
Where: O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
Manuwa’s previous fight: Ovince St Preux vs Jimi Manuwa
Anderson’s previous fight: Corey Anderson vs Sean O’Connell
Manuwa’s next fight: Jimi Manuwa vs Volkan Oezdemir
Anderson’s next fight: Ovince St Preux vs Corey Anderson
Manuwa vs Anderson Fight Video:
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