The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Wilson Reis entered this fight with a record of 21-6-0 (48% submission victory rate – he has never won via ko/tko) and he is ranked as the No.6 flyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Demetrious Johnson). He lost to Jussier Formiga da Silva in 2015 but then he has won over Dustin Ortiz and Hector Sandoval.
His opponent, Yuta Sasaki, has a mma record of 19-3-2 (63% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.43 in the same weight class. He suffered two consecutive losses between 2014 and 2015, against Leandro issa and Taylor Lapilus, but he came back to win in 2016 against Willie Gates. Wilson Reis vs Yuta Sasaki is on the undercard of Holly Holm vs Germaine de Randamie – UFC 208. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 208: Holm vs de Randamie
Where: Barclays Center, New York, United States
Division: flyweight (125 lbs, 57 kg)
UFC 208 fight card (main fights):
Holly Holm vs Germaine de Randamie
Anderson Silva vs Derek Brunson
Ronaldo Souza vs Tim Boetsch
Glover Teixeira vs Jared Cannonier
Jim Miller vs Dustin Poirier
Wilson Reis vs Yuta Sasaki
Reis’ next fight: Demetrious Johnson vs Wilson Reis
Reis vs Sasaki Fight Video:
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