Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-04-24, some good exchanges but it is not enough to get three stars: the mma fight Anthony Smith vs Jimmy Crute gets two.
Crute vs Smith is on the undercard of Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal 2 – UFC 261. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Anthony Smith record
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Anthony Smith entered this fight with a pro mma record of 34-16-0 (91% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.14 light heavyweight in the world.
He fought three times in 2020 losing twice, against Glover Teixeira (Anthony Smith vs Glover Teixeira) and Aleksandar Rakic (Anthony Smith vs Aleksandar Rakic), but then he beat Devin Clark (Anthony Smith vs Devin Clark).
Jimmy Crute record
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Jim Crute, has a record of 12-1-0 (75% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.21 in the light heavyweight division.
He lost to Misha Cirkunov in 2019 (Jim Crute vs Misha Cirkunov) but then he has won over Michal Oleksiejczuk (Jim Crute vs Michal Oleksiejczuk) and Modestas Bukauskas (Jim Crute vs Modestas Bukauskas).
Smith’s next fight: Anthony Smith vs Ryan Spann
Crute’s next fight: Jimmy Crute vs Jamahal Hill
Smith vs Crute full fight video / highlights
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UFC 261 info
Event: UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2
Where: VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
UFC 261 fight card
Here is the UFC 261 full fight card:
Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal 2
Weili Zhang vs Rose Namajunas
Valentina Shevchenko vs Jessica Andrade
Chris Weidman vs Uriah Hall 2
Anthony Smith vs Jimmy Crute
Alex Oliveira vs Randy Brown
Dwight Grant vs Stefan Sekulic
Karl Roberson vs Brendan Allen
Patrick Sabatini vs Tristan Connelly
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD
Danaa Batgerel vs Kevin Natividad
Kazula Vargas vs Rong Zhu
Qileng Aori vs Jeffrey Molina
Na Liang vs Ariane Carnelossi
Smith vs Crute result
Anthony Smith defeated Jimmy Crute via TKO (leg injury) at 5:00, round 1.
Smith vs Crute post-fight interview
Here is the official video of Jimmy Crute vs Anthony Smith post-fight interview.