TAG: Linton Vassell fight videos

2019 MMA fight – Linton Vassell vs Valentin Moldavsky – full fight Video Bellator 218

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-03-22, some good exchanges on the ground but it is not enough to get three stars: Linton Vassell vs Valentin Moldavsky gets two stars.

Linton Vassell entered this fight with a pro mma record of 18-7-0 (78% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.12 light heavyweight in the world but he comes off two consecutive defeats, against Phil Davis in 2018 (Phil Davis vs Linton Vassell) and Ryan Bader in 2017 (Ryan Bader vs Linton Vassell); before this bout he had beat Liam McGeary (Liam McGeary vs Linton Vassell).
His opponent, the 2018 world combat sambo champion Valentin Moldavsky, has a record of 7-1-0 (57% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.74 heavyweight. He suffered his only loss when he faced Amir Aliakbari in 2016 (via split decision, Valentin Moldavsky vs Amir Aliakbari), after this bout he has won over Carl Seumanutafa and Ernest James. Vassell vs Moldavsky is on the undercard of Emmanuel Sanchez vs Georgi Karakhanyan 2 – Bellator 218. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2018 MMA fight – Phil Davis vs Linton Vassell – full fight Video Bellator 200

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2018-05-25, Phil Davis vs Linton Vassell gets three stars only thanks to a good finish.

The former Bellator light-Hw champion Phil Davis entered this fight with a professional record of 18-4-0 (44% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.4 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Daniel Cormier). He fought twice last year losing to Ryan Bader (Davis vs Bader 2) and beating Leonardo Leite (Phil Davis vs Leonardo Leite).
His opponent, Linton Vassell, has a mma record of 18-6-0 (78% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.7 in the same weight class. He also fought twice in 2017 defeating Liam McGeary (Liam McGeary vs Linton Vassell) and losing to Ryan Bader (Ryan Bader vs Linton Vassell). Davis vs Vassell is on the undercard of Rafael Carvalho vs Gegard Mousasi – Bellator 200. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 MMA fight – Ryan Bader vs Linton Vassell – full fight Video Bellator 186

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-11-03, disappointing fight between Ryan Bader and Linton Vassell: it gets two stars.

The Bellator light-Hw champion and Tuf 8 tournament winner Ryan Bader entered this fight with a pro mma record of 23-5-0 (52% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.3 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Daniel Cormier). He lost to Anthony Johnson last year (=Johnson vs Bader) but then he has won over Ilir Latifi (=Bader vs Latifi), Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (=Bader vs Nogueira 2) and Phil Davis (=Davis vs Bader 2).
His opponent, Linton Vassell, has a record of 18-5-0 (78% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.9 in the same weight class. He lost to Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal in 2015 (=Lawal vs Vassell) but then he has beat Emanuel Newton (=Newton vs Vassell 2), Francis Carmont (=Vassell vs Carmont) and Liam McGeary (=McGeary vs Vassell). Bader vs Vassell, main event of Bellator 186, is valid for the Bellator light heavyweight title (Bader’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2017 MMA fight – Liam McGeary vs Linton Vassell – full fight Video Bellator 179

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2017-05-19, good fight between Liam McGeary and Linton Vassell: it gets three stars.

The former Bellator light-Hw champion Liam McGeary entered this fight with a mma record of 12-1-0 (92% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.9 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Jon Jones). He suffered his only loss when he faced Phil Davis in 2016 (=McGeary vs Davis); after this bout he has beat Brett McDermott (=McGeary vs McDermott).
His opponent, Linton Vassell, has an official record of 17-5-0 (76% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.11 in the same weight class. He lost to Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal in 2015 (=Lawal vs Vassell) but then he has won over Emanuel Newton (=Newton vs Vassell 2) and Francis Carmont (=Vassell vs Carmont). Linton Vassell vs Liam McGeary is on the undercard of Rory MacDonald vs Paul Daley – Bellator 179. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Linton Vassell vs Francis Carmont – full fight Video Bellator 165

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-11-19, pretty boring fight between Linton Vassell and Francis Carmont: it gets two stars.

Linton Vassell entered this fight with a professional record of 16-5-0 (81% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.17 light heavyweight in the world while his opponent, Francis Carmont, has a mma record of 25-11-0 (68% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.23 in the same weight class. Both fighters lost once in 2015, Vassell against Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal (=Lawal vs Vassell) while Carmont with Phil Davis (=Davis vs Carmont), but in 2016 Linton has beat Emanuel Newton (=Newton vs Vassell 2) while Carmont has defeated Łukasz Klinger. Vassell vs Carmont is on the undercard of Michael Chandler vs Benson Henderson – Bellator 165. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Emanuel Newton vs Linton Vassell 2 – full fight Video Bellator 149

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-02-19, fight not so exciting between Emanuel Newton and Linton Vassell: it gets two stars.

The former Bellator light-Hw champion Emanuel Newton entered this fight with a record of 25-9-1 (52% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.15 light heavyweight in the world but he comes off two consecutive losses: against Liam McGeary (bout in which he lost the Bellator belt Newton vs McGeary) and Phil Davis (=Davis vs Newton).
His opponent, Linton Vassell, has a mma record of 15-5-0 (87% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.29 in the same weight class. He fought twice last year beating Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou (=Vassell vs Sokoudjou) and losing with Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal (=Lawal vs Vassell). In their first bout Newton beat Vassell by submission (October 24, 2014
Newton vs Vassell I); this second fight is on the undercard of Ken Shamrock vs Royce Gracie 3 – Bellator 149. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2015 MMA fight – Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal vs Linton Vassell – full fight Video Dynamite

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2015-09-19, disappointing fight between Muhammed Lawal and Linton Vassell: it gets two stars.

The former Strikeforce light-Hw champion Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal entered this fight with a professional record of 15-4-0 (73% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.15 light heavyweight in the world. He lost to Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson last year (=Rampage vs Lawal) but after this bout he has won three consecutive fights defeating Cheick Kongo in his last one (=Lawal vs Kongo).
His opponent, Linton Vassell, has the same record of 15-4-0 (87% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.24 in the same weight class. He suffered his last defeat in 2014 as well, against Emanuel Newton (=Newton vs Vassell), but then he came back to win in 2015 beating Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou (=Vassell vs Sokoudjou). Lawal vs Vassell is the semifinal of the Bellator light heavyweight tournament; undercard of Liam McGeary vs Tito Ortiz – “Bellator 142 Dynamite 1”. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2015 MMA fight – Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou vs Linton Vassell – full fight Video Bellator 134

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2015-02-27, fight not particularly good between Linton Vassell and Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou: it gets two stars.

Linton Vassell entered this fight with a pro mma record of 14-4-0 (86% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.28 light heavyweight in the world; he fought three times in 2014 beating Trevor Carlson and Virgil Zwicker but then he lost to Emanuel Newton in a fight valid for the Bellator light-Hw title (=Newton vs Vassell).
His opponent, the black belt in judo Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou, has a record of 16-12-0 (69% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.36 in the same weight class; he suffered two consecutive defeats in 2013, against Evgeny Erohin and Konstantin Erokhin (=Erokhin vs Sokoudjou), but after this bout he came back to win beating Terry Davinney and Malik Merad. Vassell vs Sokoudjou is on the undercard of Emanuel Newton vs Liam McGeary – Bellator 134. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 MMA fight – Emanuel Newton vs Linton Vassell – full fight Video Bellator 130

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Fight rated 3 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-10-24, good fight between Emanuel Newton and Linton Vassell: it gets three stars. Emanuel Newton entered this fight with a professional mma record of 24-7-1 (50% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.10 light heavyweight in the world, he suffered his last defeat in 2012 when he faced Attila Vegh (=Vegh vs Newton); since then he has won six consecutive bouts, the last one against Joey Beltran (=Newton vs Beltran).
His opponent, Linton Vassell, has an official record of 14-3-0 (86% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.29 in the same weight class; he comes off nine consecutive victories, the last one against Virgil Zwicker. Newton vs Vassell, main event of Bellator 130, is valid for the Bellator light-heavyweight title (held by Newton). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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