The black belt in tae-kwon-do Ross Pearson entered this fight with a mma record of 16-8-0 (69% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.32 lightweight in the world but he lost two out of his last three bouts: against Diego Sanchez (via split decision Sanchez vs Pearson) and Al Iaquinta (=Pearson vs Iaquinta). Between the two losses he beat Gray Maynard (=Maynard vs Pearson).
His opponent, Sam Stout, has a record of 20-10-1 (50% finishing rate), he fought just once in 2014 losing to KJ Noons. Pearson vs Stout is on the undercard of Anthony Pettis vs Rafael dos Anjos – UFC 185. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 185: Pettis vs dos Anjos
Where: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
UFC 185 fight card (main and best fights):
Anthony Pettis vs Rafael dos Anjos
Carla Esparza vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Johny Hendricks vs Matt Brown
Alistair Overeem vs Roy Nelson
Chris Cariaso vs Henry Cejudo
Ross Pearson vs Sam Stout
Beneil Dariush vs Daron Cruickshank
Pearson’s previous fight: Ross Pearson vs Al Iaquinta
Pearson’s next fight: Ross Pearson vs Evan Dunham
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