Review: 2014-05-10, fight not particularly exciting between Soa Palelei and Ruan Potts: it gets two stars. The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Soa Palelei entered this fight with a mma record of 20-3-0 (100% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.34 heavyweight in the world, he suffered his last defeat in 2010 when he faced Daniel Cormier, since then he has collected 10 consecutive wins, his last two in the Ufc: against Nikita Krylov (=Palelei vs Krylov) and Pat Barry (=Barry vs Palelei).
His opponent, Ruan Potts, has an official record of 8-1-0 (100% finishing rate) he is a black belt in judo but he also won the muay thai South African title; in this fight he makes his debut in the Ufc. Palelei vs Potts is on the undercard of Matt Brown vs Erick Silva – UFC Ufn Cincinnati. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night: Brown vs Silva
Where: U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Division: heavyweight (265 lbs, 120 kg)
UFC Fight Night Cincinnati fight card (main card):
Matt Brown vs Erick Silva
Costas Philippou vs Lorenz Larkin
Daron Cruickshank vs Erik Koch
Tim Means vs Neil Magny
Soa Palelei vs Ruan Potts
Chris Cariaso vs Louis Smolka
Palelei’s previous fight: Pat Barry vs Soa Palelei
Palelei’s next fight: Soa Palelei vs Jared Rosholt
We are sorry, but since we have been contacted by “UFC – Zuffa”, we post only video highlights of the fight (as soon as we find it). If you have seen the full fight video you can rate it. THANKS!
(highlights video hosted at this page on Facebook)
gif hosted at this link