TAG: UFC Fight of the Night

2019 MMA fight – Tony Ferguson vs Donald Cerrone – fight Video UFC 238

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-06-08, good exchanges between Tony Ferguson and Donald Cerrone: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

The black belt in 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu (no-gi Bjj), Tuf 13 tournament winner and former interim Ufc Lw champion Tony Ferguson entered this fight with a mma record of 24-3-0 (79% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.3 lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Khabib Nurmagomedov). ‘El Cucuy’ Ferguson suffered his last defeat when he faced Michael Johnson in 2012, since then he has collected eleven consecutive victories beating Rafael dos Anjos (dos Anjos vs Ferguson), Kevin Lee (Tony Ferguson vs Kevin Lee) and Anthony Pettis in his last three (Tony Ferguson vs Anthony Pettis).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and gaidojutsu Donald Cerrone, has an official record of 36-11-0 (75% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.4 in the same weight class. ‘Cowboy’ lost to Leon Edwards last year (Donald Cerrone vs Leon Edwards) but then he has defeated Mike Perry (Donald Cerrone vs Mike Perry), Alexander Hernandez (Donald Cerrone vs Alexander Hernandez) and Al Iaquinta (Al Iaquinta vs Donald Cerrone). Ferguson vs Cerrone is on the undercard of Henry Cejudo vs Marlon Moraes – UFC 238. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 best MMA fight – Rose Namajunas vs Jessica Andrade – fight Video UFC 237

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4 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-05-11, great performance by both fighters plus a spectacular finish: Rose Namajunas vs Jessica Andrade is one of the best mma fights of the year 2019 and it gets four stars (UFC Fight of the Night, UFC Performance of the Night).

The black belt in tae-kwon-do, karate and current Ufc champion Rose Namajunas entered this fight with a professional mma record of 8-3-0 (75% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.1 women’s strawweight in the world. She lost to Karolina Kowalkiewicz in 2016 (via split decision, Namajunas vs Kowalkiewicz) but then she has beat Michelle Waterson (Namajunas vs Waterson) and twice Joanna Jedrzejczyk (Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Rose Namajunas I and Rose Namajunas vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk II).
Her opponent, Jessica Andrade, has an official record of 19-6-0 (68% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.2 in the same weight class. ‘Bate Estaca’ Andrade lost to Joanna Jedrzejczyk in 2017 (Jedrzejczyk vs Andrade) but then she has defeated Claudia Gadelha (Claudia Gadelha vs Jessica Andrade), Tecia Torres (Jessica Andrade vs Tecia Torres) and Karolina Kowalkiewicz (Jessica Andrade vs Karolina Kowalkiewicz). Namajunas vs Andrade, main event of UFC 237, is valid for the Ufc women’s strawweight title (Namajunas’ second defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Al Iaquinta vs Donald Cerrone – fight Video UFC FN 151

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-05-04, some good single shots but it is not enough to get three stars: Al Iaquinta vs Donald Cerrone gets two (UFC Fight of the Night).

Al Iaquinta entered this fight with a mma record of 14-4-1 (57% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.6 lightweight in the world. He fought twice in 2018 losing to current #1 Ufc Lw champ Khabib Nurmagomedov (Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Al Iaquinta) and beating Kevin Lee in their rematch (Kevin Lee vs Al Iaquinta 2).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and gaidojutsu Donald Cerrone, has an official record of 35-11-0 (77% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.4 in the same weight class. ‘Cowboy’ lost to Leon Edwards last year (Donald Cerrone vs Leon Edwards) but then he has defeated Mike Perry (Donald Cerrone vs Mike Perry) and Alexander Hernandez (Donald Cerrone vs Alexander Hernandez). Iaquinta vs Cowboy Cerrone is the main event of UFC Fight Night 151 (UFC on ESPN+ 9). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Alex Oliveira vs Mike Perry – fight Video UFC FN 150

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-04-27, entertaining fight between Alex Oliveira and Mike Perry: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

Alex Oliveira entered this fight with a mma record of 19-6-1 (84% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.23 welterweight in the world. He fought three times last year beating Carlos Condit (Carlos Condit vs Alex Oliveira) and Carlo Pedersoli Jr (Alex Oliveira vs Carlo Pedersoli Jr), but then ‘Cowboy’ Oliveira was defeated by Gunnar Nelson (Gunnar Nelson vs Alex Oliveira).
His opponent, Mike Perry, has an official record of 12-4-0 (92% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.30 in the same weight class but he won just one out of his last four bouts, against Paul Felder in July 2018 (Paul Felder vs Mike Perry); after this fight he has lost to Donald Cerrone (Donald Cerrone vs Mike Perry). Oliveira vs Perry is on the undercard of Ronaldo Jacare Souza vs Jack Hermansson – UFC Fight Night 150 (UFC on ESPN+ 8). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Islam Makhachev vs Arman Tsarukyan – fight Video UFC FN 149

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-04-20, some good exchanges between Islam Makhachev and Arman Tsarukyan but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two (UFC Fight of the Night).

The 2016 world combat sambo champion Islam Makhachev entered this fight with a professional record of 16-1-0 (62% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.19 lightweight in the world. He suffered his only loss when he faced Adriano Martins in 2015 (Adriano Martins vs Islam Makhachev), since then he has won four bouts defeating Gleison Tibau and Kajan Johnson in 2018.
His opponent, Arman Tsarukyan, has a mma record of 13-1-0 (77% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.104 in the same weight class. He also suffered his only defeat in 2015, against Alexander Belikh, but then he has collected 12 consecutive victories taking revenge on Belikh in 2016 and beating Felipe Olivieri in his last one. Makhachev vs Tsarukyan is on the undercard of Alistair Overeem vs Alexey Oleinik – UFC Fight Night 149 (UFC on ESPN+ 7). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Max Holloway vs Dustin Poirier 2 – fight Video UFC 236

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-04-13, great performance by both fighters: Max Holloway vs Dustin Poirier 2 is close to get four stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

The Ufc Fw champion Max Holloway entered this fight with a professional mma record of 20-3-0 (60% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.1 featherweight in the world. He suffered two consecutive defeats in 2013, against Dennis Bermudez and Conor McGregor (McGregor vs Holloway), but then he has won 13 consecutive bouts beating twice Jose Aldo in 2017 (Aldo vs Holloway I and Max Holloway vs Jose Aldo II) and Brian Ortega in 2018 (Max Holloway vs Brian Ortega).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Dustin Poirier, has an official record of 24-5-0 (79% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.3 lightweight (currently the #1 in this division is Khabib Nurmagomedov). He was defeated by Michael Johnson in 2016 (Poirier vs Johnson) but then he has collected four victories and one no-contest; last year he beat Justin Gaethje (Dustin Poirier vs Justin Gaethje) and Eddie Alvarez (Eddie Alvarez vs Dustin Poirier 2). In their first fight Holloway was defeated by Poirier via submission (February 4, 2012 –
Dustin Poirier vs Max Holloway I); this second fight , main event of Ufc 236, is valid for the interim UFC lightweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Kelvin Gastelum vs Israel Adesanya – fight Video UFC 236

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-04-13, nice exchanges between Kelvin Gastelum and Israel Adesanya: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

The Tuf 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum entered this fight with a pro mma record of 15-3-0 (67% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.4 middleweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Robert Whittaker). He lost to Chris Weidman in 2017 (Weidman vs Gastelum) but then he has beat Michael Bisping (Michael Bisping vs Kelvin Gastelum) and Ronaldo Souza (Kelvin Gastelum vs Ronaldo Jacare Souza).
His opponent, the undefeated former Glory kickboxing fighter Israel Adesanya, has a perfect record of 16-0-0 (81% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.7 in the same weight class. In his last three bouts he has won over Brad Tavares (Brad Tavares vs Israel Adesanya), Derek Brunson (Derek Brunson vs Israel Adesanya) and Anderson Silva (Israel Adesanya vs Anderson Silva). Gastelum vs Adesanya is valid for the interim UFC middleweight championship title; undercard of Max Holloway vs Dustin Poirier 2 – UFC 236. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 best MMA fight – Edson Barboza vs Justin Gaethje – fight Video UFC on ESPN 2

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4 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-03-30, wild exchanges and a great finish: Edson Barboza vs Justin Gaethje is one of the best mma fights of the year 2019 and it gets four stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

The black belt in tae-kwon-do Edson Barboza entered this fight with a pro record of 20-6-0 (65% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.9 lightweight in the world. He lost two consecutive fights between 2017 and 2018, against current #1 Ufc Lw champ Khabib Nurmagomedov (Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Edson Barboza) and Kevin Lee (Edson Barboza vs Kevin Lee), but then he has beat Dan Hooker (Edson Barboza vs Dan Hooker).
His opponent, the former Wsof Lw champion Justin Gaethje, has an official mma record of 19-2-0 (89% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.11 in the same weight class. He also lost two out of his last three bouts, losing to Eddie Alvarez (Eddie Alvarez vs Justin Gaethje) and Dustin Poirier (4-stars fight, Dustin Poirier vs Justin Gaethje), but in his last fight he has won over James Vick (Justin Gaethje vs James Vick). Barboza vs Gaethje is the main event of UFC on ESPN 2. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Darren Till vs Jorge Masvidal – fight Video UFC FN 147

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-03-16, great fight between Darren Till and Jorge Masvidal: it is close to get four stars (UFC Fight of the Night, UFC Performance of the Night).

Darren Till entered this fight with a professional mma record of 17-1-1 (71% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.4 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Kamaru Usman). He fought twice last year beating Stephen Thompson (Stephen Thompson vs Darren Till) and suffering his first loss, against former #1 Ufc champion Tyron Woodley (Tyron Woodley vs Darren Till).
His opponent, Jorge Masvidal, has an official record of 32-13-0 (47% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since November 4, 2017 when he was defeated by Stephen Thompson (Stephen Thompson vs Jorge Masvidal); before this bout, in 2017, he had also lost to Demian Maia in May (via split decision, Maia vs Masvidal) and he had beat Donald Cerrone in January (Cerrone vs Masvidal). Till vs Masvidal is the main event of UFC Fight Night 147 (UFC on ESPN+ 5). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Derrick Lewis vs Junior dos Santos – fight Video UFC FN 146

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-03-09, nice back and forth fight between Derrick Lewis and Junior dos Santos: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

Derrick Lewis entered this fight with a professional mma record of 21-6-0 (90% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.4 heavyweght in the world but he comes off the loss against current #1 Ufc Hw champion Daniel Cormier (Daniel Cormier vs Derrick Lewis); before this bout he had beat Alexander Volkov (Alexander Volkov vs Derrick Lewis).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Ufc Hw champ Junior dos Santos, has an official record of 20-5-0 (75% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.7 in the same weight class. ‘Cigano’ dos Santos lost the rematch with Stipe Miocic in 2017 (Stipe Miocic vs Junior dos Santos 2) but then JDS beat Blagoy Ivanov (Junior dos Santos vs Blagoy Ivanov) and Tai Tuivasa in 2018 (Junior dos Santos vs Tai Tuivasa). Lewis vs dos Santos is the main event of UFC Fight Night 146 (UFC on ESPN+ 4). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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