Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-03-11, good performance by both fighters: the mma bout Jonathan Martinez vs Said Nurmagomedov gets three stars.
Nurmagomedov vs Martinez is scheduled to take place Saturday, Saturday, March 11th, at the The Theater at Virgin Hotels in Las Vegas (Nevada, USA), in a 3-round bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg) bout; it is on the undercard of Petr Yan vs Merab Dvalishvili – UFC Vegas 71 (also known as UFC Fight Night 221 or UFC on ESPN+ 79). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Jonathan Martinez record
Jonathan Martinez entered this fight with a mma record of 17-4-0 (59% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.15 bantamweight in the world.
He lost to Davey Grant in 2021 but then he has won over Zviad Lazishvili, Alejandro Pérez, Vince Morales and Cub Swanson (Cub Swanson vs Jonathan Martinez).
Said Nurmagomedov record
His opponent, Said Nurmagomedov, has an official record of 17-2-0 (53% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.17 in the bantamweight division.
He was defeated by Raoni Barcelos in 2019 but then he has beat Mark Striegl, Cody Stamann (Cody Stamann vs Said Nurmagomedov), Douglas Silva de Andrade (Said Nurmagomedov vs Douglas Silva de Andrade) and Saidyokub Kakhramonov.
Here is the UFC Vegas 71 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN+)
Petr Yan vs Merab Dvalishvili
Alexander Volkov vs Alexander Romanov
Ryan Spann vs Nikita Krylov
Jonathan Martinez vs Said Nurmagomedov
Mario Bautista vs Guido Cannetti
Vitor Petrino vs Anton Turkalj
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+)
Lukasz Brzeski vs Karl Williams
Raphael Assuncao vs Davey Grant
Sedriques Dumas vs Josh Fremd
Victor Henry vs Tony Gravely
JJ Aldrich vs Ariane Lipski
Tyson Nam vs Bruno Silva
Carlston Harris vs Abubakar Nurmagomedov
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Jonathan Martinez vs Said Nurmagomedov as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Official highlights – spanish
Who won Martinez vs Nurmagomedov fight?
Jonathan Martinez defeated Said Nurmagomedov via unanimous decision. Scores were 29–28, 29–28, 29–28.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the UFC Vegas 71 post-fight octagon interview of Jonathan Martinez and Said Nurmagomedov.