Marlon Moraes entered this fight with a pro mma record of 14-4-1 (64% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 bantamweight in the world while his opponent, the undefeated Sheymon da Silva Moraes, has a record of 7-0-0 (57% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.7 in the same weight class (currently the #1 in this division is TJ Dillashaw). Marlon Moraes suffered his last defeat in 2011 when he faced Deividas Taurosevicius, since then he has collected nine consecutive victories winning the Wsof Bw title against Josh Rettinghouse in 2014 (=Moraes vs Rettinghouse) and defending it once in 2015 with Josh Hill (=Moraes vs Hill). Marlon Moraes vs Moraes is valid for the WSOF bantamweight title (Marlon’s second defense); undercard of Rousimar Palhares vs Jake Shields – WSOF 22. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: WSOF 22: Palhares vs Shields
Where: Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
Title: WSOF Bantamweight Championship
Moraes’ previous fight: Marlon Moraes vs Josh Hill
Moraes’ next fight: Marlon Moraes vs Joseph Barajas
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