TAG: UFC Performance of the Night

2019 MMA fight – Nadia Kassem vs Montana De La Rosa – fight Video UFC 234

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-02-10, good second part of the fight between Nadia Kassem and Montana De La Rosa: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

The undefeated Nadia Kassem entered this fight with a perfect record of 5-0-0 (80% ko/tko victory rate – she has never won via submission) but she is not ranked as she hasn’t fought since November 18, 2017 when she defeated Alex Chambers; before this bout, in February 2017, she had also beat Jasita Yotawan.
Her opponent, Montana De La Rosa, has an official mma record of 9-4-0 (78% submission victory rate – she has never won via ko/tko) and she entered as the No.36 women’s flyweight in the world. She lost two consecutive bouts between 2016 and 2017, against Mackenzie Dern and Cynthia Calvillo, but then she has won three fights defeating Rachael Ostovich in 2018. Kassem vs De La Rosa is on the undercard of Israel Adesanya vs Anderson Silva (on the original fight card the main event was Robert Whittaker vs Kelvin Gastelum but the Australian pulled out of the event a few hours prior due to an abdominal hernia) – UFC 234. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Raphael Assuncao vs Marlon Moraes 2 – fight Video UFC FN 144

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-02-02, pretty good fight between Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes 2: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Raphael Assuncao entered this fight with a professional mma record of 27-5-0 (52% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.2 bantamweight in the world. He lost to current #1 Ufc Bw champion TJ Dillashaw in 2016 (Dillashaw vs Assuncao 2) but then he has won four bouts beating Matthew Lopez (Raphael Assuncao vs Matthew Lopez) and Rob Font in his last two (Raphael Assuncao vs Rob Font).
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj and former Wsof Bw champion Marlon Moraes, has an official record of 21-5-1 (71% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.6 in the same weight class. He lost the first bout against Assuncao in 2017 (Moraes vs Assuncao) but then he has won three fights defeating Jimmie Rivera in 2018 (Jimmie Rivera vs Marlon Moraes). Assuncao vs Moraes 2 is the main event of UFC Fight Night 144 (UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 2). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Jose Aldo vs Renato Moicano Carneiro – fight Video UFC FN 144

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-02-02, pretty good finish between Jose Aldo and Renato Moicano Carneiro but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two (UFC Performance of the Night).

The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Ufc Fw champion Jose Aldo entered this fight with a pro mma record of 27-4-0 (63% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.2 featherweight in the world but he lost two consecutive fights in 2017, both against current #1 Fw Max Holloway (Aldo vs Holloway I and Max Holloway vs Jose Aldo II); after these bouts ‘Scarface’ Aldo beat Jeremy Stephens in 2018 (Jose Aldo vs Jeremy Stephens).
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj Renato Moicano Carneiro, has a record of 13-1-1 (46% submission victory rate – he has never won via ko/tko) and he entered as the No.9 in the same weight class. He was defeated by Brian Ortega in 2017 (Renato Carneiro vs Brian Ortega) but then he has won over Calvin Kattar (Renato Moicano Carneiro vs Calvin Kattar) and Cub Swanson (Cub Swanson vs Renato Carneiro). Aldo vs Moicano Carneiro is on the undercard of Raphael Assuncao vs Marlon Moraes 2 – UFC Fight Night 144 (UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 2). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Johnny Walker vs Justin Ledet – fight Video UFC FN 144

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-02-02, good start between Johnny Walker and Justin Ledet: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

Johnny Walker entered this fight with a pro record of 15-3-0 (93% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.41 light heavyweight in the world. He lost to Henrique Silva Lopes in 2016 but since then he has won seven consecutive bouts beating Henrique da Silva and Khalil Rountree in his last two (Khalil Rountree vs Johnny Walker).
His opponent, Justin Ledet, has an official mma record of 9-1-0 (78% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.102 in the same weight class but he comes off his first loss, suffered against Aleksandar Rakic last year; before this bout, in 2017, he had beat Azunna Anyanwu. Walker vs Ledet is on the undercard of Raphael Assuncao vs Marlon Moraes 2 – UFC Fight Night 144 (UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 2). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Charles Oliveira vs David Teymur – fight Video UFC FN 144

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-02-02, pretty good finish between Charles Oliveira and David Teymur: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Charles Oliveira entered this fight with a professional record of 25-8-0 (92% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.14 lightweight in the world. ‘Do Bronx’ Oliveira was defeated by Paul Felder in 2017 (Charles Oliveira vs Paul Felder) but then he has beat Clay Guida, Christos Giagos and Jim Miller (Charles Oliveira vs Jim Miller 2).
His opponent, David Teymur, has a mma record of 8-1-0 (50% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.26 in the same weight class. He suffered his only defeat when he faced Mattias Rosenlind at his first pro mma fight in 2013, since then he has won eight consecutive bouts beating Lando Vannata (Lando Vannata vs David Teymur), Drakkar Klose and Nik Lentz in his last three. Oliveira vs Teymur is on the undercard of Raphael Assuncao vs Marlon Moraes 2 – UFC Fight Night 144 (UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 2). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Henry Cejudo vs TJ Dillashaw – fight Video UFC FN 143 Espn

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-01-19, pretty good fight between Henry Cejudo and TJ Dillashaw: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

The 2008 Olympic freestyle wrestling gold medalist and current Ufc Flw champion Henry Cejudo entered this fight with a professional mma record of 13-2-0 (38% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.1 flyweight in the world. He lost two consecutive bouts in 2016, against Demetrious Johnson in their first bout (Johnson vs Cejudo I) and with Joseph Benavidez (via split decision, Benavidez vs Cejudo), but then he has won three fights taking revenge on Johnson in his last one (Demetrious Johnson vs Henry Cejudo 2).
His opponent, the Ufc Bw champ TJ Dillashaw, has an official record of 16-3-0 (69% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.1 bantamweight. He was defeated by Dominick Cruz in 2016 (via split decision, Dillashaw vs Cruz), but then he has won four bouts beating Cody Garbrandt twice in his last two fights (Cody Garbrandt vs TJ Dillashaw I and TJ Dillashaw vs Cody Garbrandt II ). Cejudo vs Dillashaw, main event of UFC Fight Night 143 (also known as UFC on ESPN+ 1), is valid for the Ufc flyweight title (Cejudo’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2019 MMA fight – Donald Cerrone vs Alexander Hernandez – fight Video UFC FN 143 Espn

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-01-19, good fight between Donald Cerrone and Alexander Hernandez: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night, UFC Performance of the Night).

The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and gaidojutsu Donald Cerrone entered this fight with a professional mma record of 34-11-0 (76% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.14 welterweight in the world. He fought three times last year beating Yancy Medeiros (Donald Cerrone vs Yancy Medeiros) and Mike Perry (Donald Cerrone vs Mike Perry) but between these two bouts ‘Cowboy’ lost to Leon Edwards (Donald Cerrone vs Leon Edwards).
His opponent, Alexander Hernandez, has an official record of 10-1-0 (60% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.15 lightweight. He suffered his only loss when he faced Jamall Emmers in 2013, since then he has won eight consecutive bouts beating Beneil Dariush and Olivier Aubin-Mercier in 2018 (Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs Alexander Hernandez). Cerrone vs Hernandez is on the undercard of Henry Cejudo vs TJ Dillashaw – UFC Fight Night 143 (also known as UFC on ESPN+ 1). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2018 best MMA fight – Cris Cyborg Justino vs Amanda Nunes – fight Video UFC 232

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4 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2018-12-29, tough fight with some heavy exchanges from the first bell: Cris Cyborg Justino vs Amanda Nunes is one of the best mma fights of 2018 and it gets four stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

The current Ufc women’s Fw, former Strikeforce and Invicta Fc champion Cristiane Cyborg Justino entered this fight with a pro mma record of 20-1-0 (85% ko/tko victory rate – she has never won via submission) and she is ranked as the No.1 women’s featherweight in the world. She suffered her only loss at her professional mma debut, against Erica Paes in 2005, since then she has won 20 consecutive bouts beating Tonya Evinger (Cyborg vs Evinger), Holly Holm (Cris Cyborg Justino vs Holly Holm) and Yana Kunitskaya in her last three (Cris Cyborg Justino vs Yana Kunitskaya).
Her opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and current Ufc women’s Bw champ Amanda Nunes, has a record of 16-4-0 (87% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.1 women’s bantamweight. She suffered her last loss when she faced Cat Zingano in 2014 (Zingano vs Nunes), since then she has won seven bouts beating Ronda Rousey (Nunes vs Rousey), Valentina Shevchenko (Amanda Nunes vs Valentina Shevchenko 2) and Raquel Pennington in her last three (Amanda Nunes vs Raquel Pennington). Cyborg vs Nunes is valid for the Ufc women’s featherweight title (Cyborg’s third defense); undercard of Jon Jones vs Alexander Gustafsson 2 – UFC 232. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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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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2018 MMA fight – Kevin Lee vs Al Iaquinta 2 – fight Video UFC on Fox 31

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2018-12-15, good fight between Kevin Lee and Al Iaquinta 2: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night).

Kevin Lee entered this fight with a professional mma record of 17-3-0 (59% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.6 lightweight in the world. He lost to Tony Ferguson last year (Tony Ferguson vs Kevin Lee) but he came back to win in 2018 with Edson Barboza (Edson Barboza vs Kevin Lee).
His opponent, Al Iaquinta, has an official record of 13-4-1 (62% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.16 in the same weight class but he comes off the loss against current #1 Ufc Lw champ Khabib Nurmagomedov (Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Al Iaquinta); before this bout, in 2017, he had defeated Diego Sanchez (Diego Sanchez vs Al Iaquinta). In their first bout Kevin Lee had lost to Iaquinta by unanimous decision (February 8, 2014); this second fight is the main event of UFC on Fox 31. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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