Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2020-09-11, fight not so exciting between Phil Davis and Lyoto Machida 2: it gets two stars.
The former Bellator light-Hw champion Phil Davis
entered this fight with a professional mma record of 21-5-0 (52% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.5
light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Jon Jones
). He lost to Vadim Nemkov in 2018 (Phil Davis vs Vadim Nemkov
) but then he has won over Liam McGeary (Phil Davis vs Liam McGeary 2
) and Karl Albrektsson (Phil Davis vs Karl Albrektsson
His opponent, the black belt in karate, Bjj and former Ufc light-hw champ Lyoto Machida
, has an official record of 26-9-0 (50% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.12
in the same weight class. He fought twice last year beating Chael Sonnen (Lyoto Machida vs Chael Sonnen
) and losing to Gegard Mousasi (Gegard Mousasi vs Lyoto Machida 2
). In their first fight the American beat the Brazilian by unanimous decision (August 3, 2013 – Lyoto Machida vs Phil Davis I
); Machida vs Davis 2 is the main event of the Bellator 245. Watch the video and rate this fight!