Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-12-10, pretty good finish but the rest of the fight was not so exciting: the mma bout Santiago Ponzinibbio vs Alex Morono gets two stars (UFC Performance of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2022).
Morono vs Ponzinibbio is scheduled to take place Saturday, December 10th, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas (Nevada, USA), in a 3-round catchweight (180 lbs, 81.6 kg) bout; it is on the undercard of Jan Blachowicz vs Magomed Ankalaev – UFC 282. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Santiago Ponzinibbio record
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Santiago Ponzinibbio entered this fight with a mma record of 28-6-0 (75% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.44 welterweight in the world.
He won just one out of his last four fights, against Miguel Baeza in 2021 (Miguel Baeza vs Santiago Ponzinibbio); after this match he has lost to Geoff Neal (Geoff Neal vs Santiago Ponzinibbio) and Michel Pereira (Santiago Ponzinibbio vs Michel Pereira).
Ponzinibbio’s next fight: Kevin Holland vs Santiago Ponzinibbio
Alex Morono record
His opponent, the black belt in tae-kwon-do and Bjj Alex Morono (who replaces Robbie Lawler), has an official record of 22-7-0 (54% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.25 in the welterweight division.
He was defeated by Anthony Pettis in 2020 (Anthony Pettis vs Alex Morono) but then he has won over Donald Cerrone (Donald Cerrone vs Alex Morono), David Zawada (Alex Morono vs David Zawada), Mickey Gall and Matthew Semelsberger.
Morono’s next fight: Alex Morono vs Tim Means
Here is the UFC 282 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on PPV pay-per-view)
Jan Blachowicz vs Magomed Ankalaev
Paddy Pimblett vs Jared Gordon
Santiago Ponzinibbio vs Alex Morono
Darren Till vs Dricus Du Plessis
Bryce Mitchell vs Ilia Topuria
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN2 / ESPN+)
Jay Perrin vs Raul Rosas Jr
Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs Chris Daukaus
Edmen Shahbazyan vs Dalcha Lungiambula
Chris Curtis vs Joaquin Buckley
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Alexander Hernandez vs Billy Quarantillo
TJ Brown vs Erik Silva
Cameron Saaiman vs Steven Koslow
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Santiago Ponzinibbio vs Alex Morono 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 Ponzinibbio vs Morono fight?
Santiago Ponzinibbio defeated Alex Morono via TKO at 2:29, round 3.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the UFC 282 post-fight octagon interview of Santiago Ponzinibbio and Alex Morono.