TAG: Bellator 222

2019 MMA fight – Kyoji Horiguchi vs Darrion Caldwell 2 – full fight Video Bellator 222

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-06-14, fight not so exciting between Kyoji Horiguchi and Darrion Caldwell 2: it gets two stars.

The black belt in karate Kyoji Horiguchi entered this fight with a mma record of 27-2-0 (63% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.4 bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Henry Cejudo). He suffered his last loss when he faced former Ufc Flw champion Demetrious Johnson in 2015 (Johnson vs Horiguchi), since then he has won twelve consecutive bouts beating Hiromasa Ogikubo, Darrion Caldwell (in their first fight in December 2018, Darrion Caldwell vs Kyoji Horiguchi I) and Ben Nguyen in his last three (Kyoji Horiguchi vs Ben Nguyen).
His opponent, the Bellator Bw champion Darrion Caldwell, has an official record of 13-2-0 (54% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.12 in the same weight class. Before losing to Horiguchi at the end of 2018, in the same year, he had beat Leandro Higo in March (Darrion Caldwell vs Leandro Higo) and Noad Lahat in August (Darrion Caldwell vs Noad Lahat). Horiguchi vs Caldwell 2 is valid for the Bellator Bantamweight title (Caldwell’s second defense); undercard of Rory MacDonald vs Neiman Gracie – Bellator 222. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Dillon Danis vs Max Humphrey – full fight Video Bellator 222

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-06-14, pretty good fight between Dillon Danis and Max Humphrey: it gets three stars.

The undefeated main grappling training partner of Conor McGregor Dillon Danis entered this fight with a professional record of 1-0-0 (1 submission) and he made his debut last year defeating Kyle Walker. He became famous after the mega-fight between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov (Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor) because the Russian jumped the cage and charged toward McGregor’s cornerman Dillon Danis, who provoked Khabib with trash talk from outside the octagon.
His opponent, Max Humphrey, has a mma record of 3-2-0 (100% finishing rate) but he won just one out of his last three fights, against David Nieto-Clark, after this bout he has been defeated by Anthony Goldfield. Danis vs Humphrey is on the undercard of Rory MacDonald vs Neiman Gracie – Bellator 222. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Lyoto Machida vs Chael Sonnen – full fight Video Bellator 222

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-06-14, good fight between Lyoto Machida and Chael Sonnen: it gets three stars.

The black belt in karate, Bjj and former Ufc light-hw champion Lyoto Machida entered this fight with a pro mma record of 25-8-0 (48% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.12 middleweight in the world. He lost three consecutive bouts between 2015 and 2017, the last one against Derek Brunson (Brunson vs Machida) but then he has won over Eryk Anders (Lyoto Machida vs Eryk Anders), Vitor Belfort (4-stars fight, Vitor Belfort vs Lyoto Machida) and Rafael Carvalho (Lyoto Machida vs Rafael Carvalho).
His opponent, Chael Sonnen, has a record of 30-16-1 (40% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.32 light heavyweight. He fought twice last year beating Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson (Quinton Rampage Jackson vs Chael Sonnen) and losing to Fedor Emelianenko (Fedor Emelianenko vs Chael Sonnen). Machida vs Sonnen is on the undercard of Rory MacDonald vs Neiman Gracie – Bellator 222. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Rory MacDonald vs Neiman Gracie – full fight Video Bellator 222

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-06-14, some good exchanges on the ground but it is not enough to get three stars: Rory MacDonald vs Neiman Gracie gets two.

The black belt in Bjj and current Bellator Ww champion Rory MacDonald entered this fight with a professional mma record of 20-5-1 (70% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.10 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Kamaru Usman). In his last three bouts he has beat Douglas Lima (Douglas Lima vs Rory MacDonald), lost to Gegard Mousasi (trying to move up in weight class to the middleweight division, Gegard Mousasi vs Rory MacDonald) and tied with Jon Fitch (Rory MacDonald vs Jon Fitch).
His opponent, the undefeated black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Neiman Gracie, has a perfect record of 9-0-0 (89% submission victory rate – he has never won via ko/tko) and he entered as the No.99 in the same weight class. In his last three bouts he has defeated Zak Bucia, Javier Torres (Neiman Gracie vs Javier Torres) and Ed Ruth (Neiman Gracie vs Ed Ruth). MacDonald vs Gracie, main event of Bellator 222, is the semi-final of the Bellator Ww World Grand Prix tournament and it is valid for the Bellator welterweight title (MacDonald’s second defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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