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2018 best MMA fight – BJ Penn vs Ryan Hall – fight Video UFC 232

4 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2018-12-29, spectacular finish between BJ Penn and Ryan Hall: this is one of the best mma fights of 2018 and it gets four stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, former Ufc Lw and Ww champion BJ Penn entered this fight with a pro mma record of 16-12-2 (81% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since June 25, 2017 when he was defeated by Denni Siver (BJ Penn vs Dennis Siver); before this bout he had also lost four consecutive bouts, his last victory was in 2010 against Matt Hughes.
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitu Ryan Hall, has an official record of 6-1-0 (67% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since December 3, 2016 when he defeated Gray Maynard; before this bout, in 2015, he had also beat Artem Lobov (Artem Lobov vs Ryan Hall). BJ Penn vs Hall is on the undercard of Jon Jones vs Alexander Gustafsson 2 – UFC 232. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Evangelista ‘Cyborg’ Santos vs Brennan Ward – full fight Video Bellator 153

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-04-22, good start between Brennan Ward and Evangelista Santos: it gets three stars.

The Bellator Mw tournament winner (season nine) Brennan Ward entered this fight with a mma record of 13-3-0 (92% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.37 middleweight in the world while his opponent, the black belt in Bjj Evangelista ‘Cyborg’ Santos, has an official record of 20-16-0 (85% finishing rate). Both fighters suffered their last loss in 2014: Ward lost to Tamdan McCrory while Cyborg was defeated by Melvin Manhoef (=Manhoef vs ‘Cyborg’ Santos 2); after losing the American won four consecutive bouts while the Brazilian beat Artenas Young. Ward vs Cyborg Santos is on the undercard of Andrey Koreshkov vs Benson Henderson – Bellator 153. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2013 MMA fight – Mike Pierce vs Rousimar Palhares – fight Video UFC Ufn 29

3_stars_mma_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2013-10-09, the fight between Mike Pierce and Rousimar Palhares gets three stars thanks to a good finish. Mike Pierce (17-5-0, 53% finishing rate) entered as the No.17 welterweight in the world while Rousimar Palhares (14-5-0, 78% finishing rate) entered as the No.30 middleweight. Pierce vs Palhares is on the undercard of Demian Maia vs Jake Shields – UFC Ufn 29. Watch the video!

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2012 MMA fight – Gesias Cavalcante vs TJ O’Brien – full fight Video WSOF 1

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3_stars_mma_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2012-11-03, good and fast submission between Gesias Cavalcante and TJ O’Brien: three stars. Gesias Cavalcante ranked as the No.83 lightweight in the world, entered the fight with a record of 16-6-1 while TJ O’Brien had a record of 18-5-0. Cavalcante vs O’Brien is on the undercard of Andrei Arlovski vs Devin Cole – WSOF 1. Watch the video!

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2012 MMA fight – Karl Amoussou vs Bryan Baker – full fight Video Bellator 72

3_stars_mma_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2012-07-20, nice and fast submission in the first round: Karl Amoussou vs Bryan Baker gets three stars. Karl Amoussou (15-4-2) entered as the No.51 welterweight in the world while Bryan Baker (18-3-0) entered as the No.27. Amoussou vs Baker is the final of the Bellator Welterweight Tournament; main event of Bellator 72. Watch the video!

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2012 MMA fight – Daniel Weichel vs Musa Khamanaev – full fight Video M-1 Global

3_stars_mma_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2012-06-21, good action fight ended with a nice submission in the first round (very fast execution): Daniel Weichel vs Musa Khamanaev gets three stars. Daniel Weichel ranked as the No.50 lightweight in the world, entered the fight with a record of 28-7-0 while Musa Khamanaev had a record of 11-3-0. Weichel vs Khamanaev is valid for the M-1 Global Lightweight title; undercard of Fedor Emelianenko vs Pedro Rizzo (M-1 Global). Watch the video!

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2012 MMA fight – Marcin Held vs Derrick Kennington – full fight Video Bellator 68

3_stars_mma_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2012-05-11, nice submission in the first round between Marcin Held and Derrick Kennington: three stars. Marcin Held entered the fight with a record of 12-2-0 while Derrick Kennington had a record of 6-2-0. Held vs Kennington is on the undercard of Daniel Straus vs Marlon Sandro (Bellator 68); on the original main card Carmelo Marrero was scheduled to fight Seth Petruzelli but it was cancelled due to an illness by Petruzelli. Watch the video!

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2012 MMA fight – Valentijn Overeem vs Marcin Rozalski – full fight Video KSW 18

3_stars_mma_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2012-02-25, good fight with a nice submission in the first round: Valentijn Overeem vs Marcin Rozalski gets three stars. Valentijn Overeem, older brother of Alistair Overeem, entered the fight with a record of 29-26-0 while Marcin Rozalski had a record of 2-0-0. Overeem vs Rozalski is the main event of KSW 18; on the original fight card Marcin Rozalski was expected to face Jerome Le Banner. Watch the video!

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2012 MMA fight – Rousimar Palhares vs Mike Massenzio – full fight Video UFC 142

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2_stars_mma_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2012-01-14, pleasant fight with a good submission (UFC Submission of the Night) in the first round but it is not enough for our three stars. Rousimar Palhares, ranked as the No.15 middleweight in the world, entered the fight with a record of 13-3-0 while Mike Massenzio had a record of 13-5-0. Palhares vs Massenzio is on the undercard of Jose Aldo vs Chad Mendes (UFC 142). Watch the video!

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