Leandro Higo entered this fight with a professional record of 18-4-0 (72% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.18 bantamweight in the world but he lost two out of his last three fights, against Eduardo Dantas (Eduardo Dantas vs Leandro Higo) and Darrion Caldwell (Darrion Caldwell vs Leandro Higo); between these two bouts he beat Joe Taimanglo.
His opponent, the 2013 cadet Free Style Wrestling world champion Aaron Pico, has a mma record of 3-1-0 (100% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.181 featherweight. He lost his first pro mma fight against Zach Freeman (Aaron Pico vs Zach Freeman) but then he has won over Justin Linn, Shane Krutchen and Lee Morrison. Pico vs Higo is on the undercard of Gegard Mousasi vs Rory MacDonald – Bellator 206. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Bellator 206: Mousasi vs. Macdonald
Where: SAP Center, San Jose, California, United States
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
Higo’s previous fight: Darrion Caldwell vs Leandro Higo
Higo vs Pico full fight video:
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