Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-04-09, good performance by both fighters: the mma fight Aljamain Sterling vs Petr Yan 2 gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2022).
Yan vs Sterling 2 is valid for the UFC bantamweight title; undercard of Alexander Volkanovski vs Chan Sung Jung – UFC 273. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Aljamain Sterling record
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and current Ufc Bw champion Aljamain Sterling entered this fight with a pro mma record of 20-3-0 (50% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.3 bantamweight in the world.
He was defeated by Marlon Moraes at the end of 2017 (Aljamain Sterling vs Marlon Moraes) but then he has won six bouts beating Pedro Munhoz (Aljamain Sterling vs Pedro Munhoz), Cory Sandhagen (Aljamain Sterling vs Cory Sandhagen) and Petr Yan in his last three (via disqualification – illegal knee, Petr Yan vs Aljamain Sterling).
Sterling’s next fight: Aljamain Sterling vs TJ Dillashaw
Petr Yan record
His opponent, the former Ufc Bw champ Petr Yan, has a record of 16-2-0 (50% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.1 in the bantamweight division.
In his last three fights he has beat Jose Aldo (Petr Yan vs Jose Aldo) and Cory Sandhagen (Petr Yan vs Cory Sandhagen) but between these two bouts he lost the first match with Aljamain Sterling (via disqualification – illegal knee, Petr Yan vs Aljamain Sterling).
Yan’s next fight: Petr Yan vs Sean O’Malley
UFC 273 info
Event: UFC 273: Volkanovski vs The Korean Zombie
Where: VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
Title: UFC Bantamweight Championship
UFC 273 fight card
Here is the UFC 273 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on PPV – Pay-per-view)
Alexander Volkanovski vs Chan Sung Jung
Aljamain Sterling vs Petr Yan 2
Gilbert Burns vs Khamzat Chimaev
Mackenzie Dern vs Tecia Torres
Vinc Pichel vs Mark Madsen
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN / ESPN+)
Ian Garry vs Darian Weeks
Anthony Hernandez vs Josh Fremd
Aspen Ladd vs Raquel Pennington
Mickey Gall vs Mike Malott
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Alexey Oleynik vs Jared Vanderaa
Piera Rodriguez vs Kay Hansen
Julio Arce vs Daniel Santos
UFC 273 countdown – Video preview
Watch the official video of the full episode of UFC 273 countdown Sterling vs Yan 2, a documentary to know better the life of both fighters and how they prepare for their bout.
Sterling vs Yan 2 full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Aljamain Sterling vs Petr Yan 2 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
Sterling vs Yan 2 result
Aljamain Sterling defeated Petr Yan via split decision. Scores were 48–47, 47–48, 48–47.
Sterling vs Yan 2 post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Petr Yan vs Aljamain Sterling 2 post-fight octagon interview.