Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-09-17, tough mma bout with some wild exchanges: Chidi Njokuani vs Gregory Rodrigues gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2022).
Rodrigues vs Njokuani is scheduled to take place Saturday, September 17th, at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas (Nevada, USA), in a 3-round middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg) bout; undercard of Cory Sandhagen vs Yadong Song – UFC Vegas 60 (also known as UFC Fight Night 210 or UFC on ESPN+ 68). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Chidi Njokuani record
Chidi Njokuani entered this fight with a pro mma record of 22-7-0 (68% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.35 middleweight in the world.
He lost two consecutive bouts between 2018 and 2019, against John Salter (Chidi Njokuani vs John Salter) and Rafael Carvalho, but then he has won four fights defeating Marc-Andre Barriault and Dusko Todorovic in his last two.
Gregory Rodrigues record
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj Gregory Rodrigues, has a record of 12-4-0 (83% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.40 in the middleweight division.
He has already fought twice in 2022 losing to Armen Petrosyan and beating Julian Marquez.
Here is the UFC Vegas 60 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN+)
Cory Sandhagen vs Yadong Song
Chidi Njokuani vs Gregory Rodrigues
Andre Fili vs Bill Algeo
Joseph Pyfer vs Alen Amedovski
Tanner Boser vs Rodrigo Nascimento
Anthony Hernandez vs Marc-André Barriault
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+)
Damon Jackson vs Pat Sabatini
Trevin Giles vs Louis Cosce
Denise Gomes vs Loma Lookboonmee
Trey Ogden vs Daniel Zellhuber
Mariya Agapova vs Gillian Robertson
Tony Gravely vs Javid Basharat
Nikolas Motta vs Cameron VanCamp
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Chidi Njokuani vs Gregory Rodrigues 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 Njokuani vs Rodrigues fight?
Gregory Rodrigues defeated Chidi Njokuani via TKO at 1:27, round 2.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the UFC Vegas 60 post-fight octagon interview of Chidi Njokuani and Gregory Rodrigues.