The undefeated Sean Strickland entered this fight with a perfect mma record of 15-0-0 (73% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.29 middleweight in the world, he debuted in the Ufc last year beating Bubba McDaniel and Luke Barnatt (=Barnatt vs Strickland).
His opponent, Santiago Ponzinibbio, has an official record of 19-2-0 (89% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.96 in the same weight class, he lost to Ryan LaFlare in 2013 (=Ponzinibbio vs LaFlare) but he came back to win in 2014 defeating Wendell Oliveira Marques (=Oliveira vs Ponzinibbio). Strickland vs Ponzinibbio is on the undercard of Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva vs Frank Mir – UFC Fight Night 61. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 61: Bigfoot vs Mir
Where: Gigantinho Gymnasium, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Division: welterweight (170 lbs, 77 kg)
UFC Fight Night 61 fight card (main and best fights):
Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva vs Frank Mir
Edson Barboza vs Michael Johnson
Sam Alvey vs Cezar Ferreira
Rustam Khabilov vs Adriano Martins
Iuri Alcantara vs Frankie Saenz
Sean Strickland vs Santiago Ponzinibbio
Jessica Andrade vs Marion Reneau
Matt Dwyer vs William Macario
Tiago Trator vs Mike de la Torre
Alcantara’s previous fight: Iuri Alcantara vs Russell Doane
Strickland’s previous fight: Luke Barnatt vs Sean Strickland
Ponzinibbio’s previous fight: Wendell Oliveira vs Santiago Ponzinibbio
Ponzinibbio’s next fight: Lorenz Larkin vs Santiago Ponzinibbio
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