The black belt in Bjj and judo Cub Swanson entered this fight with a pro record of 21-7-0 (71% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.16 featherweight in the world but he comes off two consecutive losses: against Frankie Edgar (=Edgar vs Swanson) and Max Holloway (=Swanson vs Holloway).
His opponent, Hacran Dias (blkack belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu as well), has an official mma record of 23-3-1 (52% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.20 in the same weight class. He also suffered two consecutive defeats, between 2013 and 2014, but then he has won over Darren Elkins and Levan Makashvili (=Dias vs Makashvili). Swanson vs Dias is on the undercard of Glover Teixeira vs Rashad Evans – UFC on Fox 19. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC on Fox 19: Teixeira vs Evans
Where: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Florida, USA
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
Swanson’s previous fight: Cub Swanson vs Max Holloway
Dias’ previous fight: Hacran Dias vs Levan Makashvili
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