The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Wsof Ww champion Rousimar Palhares entered this fight with a pro record of 18-7-0 (83% submission victory rate – he has never won via ko/tko) and he is ranked as the No.16 welterweight in the world but he comes off the loss against Emil Weber Meek.
His opponent, the former KSW Mw champion Michal Materla, has an official mma record of 23-5-0 (74% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.38 middleweight. He lost to Mamed Khalidov in 2015 (=Khalidov vs Materla) but he came back to win in 2016 against Antoni Chmielewski (=Materla vs Chmielewski). ‘Toquinho’ Palhares vs Materla is the main event of the KSW 36. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: KSW 36: Materla vs Palhares
Where: Hala CRS, Zielona Gora, Poland
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
Materla’s previous fight: Michal Materla vs Antoni Chmielewski
Materla’s next fight: Michal Materla vs Paulo Thiago