TAG: UFC Fight of the Night

2019 best MMA fight – Yoel Romero vs Paulo Costa – fight Video UFC 241

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4 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-08-17, very high pace and tough exchanges between two of the best mma fighters in the world: Yoel Romero vs Paulo Costa is one of the best mma fights of the year 2019 and it gets four stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

The former Olympian wrestler Yoel Romero Palacio entered this fight with a mma record of 13-3-0 (85% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.2 middleweight in the world but he lost two out of his last three fights, both against current #1 Ufc Mw champion Robert Whittaker (Yoel Romero vs Robert Whittaker I and Robert Whittaker vs Yoel Romero II). Between these two bouts Romero beat Luke Rockhold (Yoel Romero vs Luke Rockhold).
His opponent, the undefeated black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Paulo Henrique Borrachinha Costa, has a perfect record of 12-0-0 (100% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.13 in the same weight class. In his last three fights he has won over Oluwale Bamgbose (Paulo Costa vs Bamgbose), Johny Hendricks (Johny Hendricks vs Paulo Costa) and Uriah Hall (Uriah Hall vs Paulo Costa). Romero vs Costa is on the undercard of Daniel Cormier vs Stipe Miocic 2 – UFC 241. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Mike Perry vs Vicente Luque – fight Video UFC FN 156

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-08-10, pretty good fight between Mike Perry and Vicente Luque: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

Mike Perry entered this fight with a pro mma record of 13-4-0 (85% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.20 welterweight in the world. He lost to Donald Cerrone at the end of 2018 (Donald Cerrone vs Mike Perry) but he came back to win against Alex Oliveira in April 2019 (Alex Oliveira vs Mike Perry).
His opponent, Vicente Luque, has a record of 16-6-1 (94% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.27 in the same weight class. He was defeated by Leon Edwards in 2017 but since then he has won five bouts beating Bryan Barberena (4-stars fight, Vicente Luque vs Bryan Barberena) and Derrick Krantz in 2019. Perry vs Luque is on the undercard of Valentina Shevchenko vs Liz Carmouche 2 – UFC Fight Night 156 (UFC on ESPN+ 14). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Alexandre Pantoja vs Deiveson Figueiredo – fight Video UFC 240

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-07-27, good fight between Alexandre Pantoja and Deiveson Figueiredo: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night).

Alexandre Pantoja entered this fight with a record of 21-3-0 (71% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.3 flyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Joseph Benavidez). He lost to Dustin Ortiz last year (Dustin Ortiz vs Alexandre Pantoja) but then he has won three fights defeating Wilson Reis in 2019 (Alexandre Pantoja vs Wilson Reis).
His opponent, Deiveson Figueiredo, has a mma record of 15-1-0 (87% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.5 in the same weight class but he comes off his first loss, suffered against Jussier Formiga da Silva in March (Jussier Formiga da Silva vs Deiveson Figueiredo); before this bout, in 2018, ‘Daico’ Figueiredo had won over Joseph Morales (Deiveson Figueiredo vs Joseph Morales) and John Moraga (John Moraga vs Deiveson Figueiredo). Pantoja vs Figueiredo is on the undercard of Max Holloway vs Frankie Edgar – UFC 240. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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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 – full 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 – full 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 – full 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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