TAG: UFC Performance of the Night

2014 MMA fight – Yves Edwards vs Piotr Hallmann – fight Video UFC Ufn 42

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Fight rated 2 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-06-07, good finish but it is not enough to get three stars: Yves Edwards vs Piotr Hallmann gets two (UFC Performance of the Night). The 37-year-old Yves Edwards (11 years older than Hallman) entered this fight with a pro mma record of 42-20-1 (79% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.59 lightweight in the world but he has won just two out of his last seven bouts.
His opponent, Piotr Hallmann, has an official record of 14-2-0 (93% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.78 in the same weight class, he debuted in the Ufc in 2013 defeating Francisco Trinaldo (=Trinaldo vs Hallmann) but then he lost to Al Iaquinta. Edwards vs Hallmann is on the undercard of Benson Henderson vs Rustam Khabilov – UFC Ufn 42. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 MMA fight – Stipe Miocic vs Fabio Maldonado – full fight Video UFC Tuf Brazil 3

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Fight rated 2 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-05-31, fight not particularly exciting between Stipe Miocic and Fabio Maldonado: it gets two stars (Ufc Performance of the Night). Stipe Miocic entered this fight with a professional mma record of 11-1-0 (73% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 heavyweight in the world, he suffered his only defeat in 2012 when he faced Stefan Struve (=Struve vs Miocic), after that bout he beat Roy Nelson in 2013 (=Nelson vs Miocic) and Gabriel Gonzaga this year (=Gonzaga vs Miocic).
His opponent, Fabio Maldonado, has an official record of 21-6-0 (71% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.34 in the same weight class, he suffered his last defeat in 2012 when he faced Glover Teixeira (=Teixeira vs Maldonado), since then he has fought and won three times beating Roger Hollett, Joey Beltran (=Maldonado vs Beltran) and Gian Villante (=Villante vs Maldonado). Miocic vs Maldonado is the main event of “The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Finale”. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 MMA fight – Marcio Alexandre Jr vs Warlley Alves – fight Video UFC Tuf Brazil 3

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Fight rated 3 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-05-31, good pace and great finish: Marcio Alexandre Jr vs Warlley Alves gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night). Both undefeated, the black belt in karate Marcio Alexandre Jr entered this fight with a mma record of 12-0-0 (100% finishing rate) while Warlley Alves has a record of 6-0-0 (67% finishing rate); both fighters make their Ufc debut in this bout. ‘Lyoto’ Alexandre Jr vs Alves is the middleweight final of the Ufc The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Finale; undercard of Stipe Miocic vs Fabio Maldonado. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 MMA fight – Francis Carmont vs CB Dollaway – fight Video UFC Ufn 41

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Fight rated 3 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-05-31, nice and close fight between Francis Carmont and CB Dollaway: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night). Francis Carmont entered this fight with a pro mma record of 22-8-0 (73% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.11 middleweight in the world, he fought two times in 2013 defeating Lorenz Larkin and Costas Philippou (=Philippou vs Carmont) but then he lost to Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza in his first bout of 2014 (=Jacare vs Carmont).
His opponent, CB Dollaway, has a record of 14-5-0 (64% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.29 in the same weight class, he lost his last bout of 2013 against Tim Boetsch but he came back to victory in 2014 beating Cezar Ferreira (=Dollaway vs Ferreira). Carmont vs Dollaway is on the undercard of Mark Munoz vs Gegard Mousasi – UFC Berlin Ufn 41. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 MMA fight – Mark Munoz vs Gegard Mousasi – full fight Video UFC Ufn 41

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Fight rated 3 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-05-31, great fight between Mark Munoz and Gegard Mousasi: it was the best fight of the night and it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night). The black belt in Bjj Mark Munoz entered this fight with a professional mma record of 13-4-0 (54% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.9 middleweight in the world, he fought twice in 2013 defeating Tim Boetsch in July (=Munoz vs Boetsch) but then he lost to Lyoto Machida by ko in the first round in October (=Machida vs Munoz).
His opponent, the black belt in judo and former Strikeforce light-Hw champion Gegard Mousasi, has an official record of 34-4-2 (85% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.17 in the same weight class, he fought three times last year beating Mike Kyle (=Mousasi vs Kyle) and Ilir Latifi (=Mousasi vs Latifi) but then he was defeated by Lyoto Machida (via unanimous decision, Machida vs Mousasi); currently the #1 in this division is Chris Weidman. Munoz vs Mousasi is the main event of UFC Fight Night Berlin – Ufn 41. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 MMA fight – Tom Niinimaki vs Niklas Backstrom – fight Video UFC Ufn 41

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Fight rated 3 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-05-31, pretty good fight between Tom Niinimaki and Niklas Backstrom: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night). Tom Niinimaki entered this fight with a record of 21-5-1 (71% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.26 featherweight in the world, he suffered his last defeat in 2006 when he faced Tristan Yunker at IHC 11, since then he has collected 12 consecutive wins; he debuted in the Ufc at the end of 2013 beating Rani Yahya.
His opponent, the undefeated Niklas Backstrom, has a record of 7-0-0 (71% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.59 in the same weight class, he is 24 years old, seven years younger than Niinimaki and he makes his Ufc debut in this bout. Niinimaki vs Backstrom is on the undercard of Mark Munoz vs Gegard Mousasi – UFC Berlin Ufn 41. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 MMA fight – Renan Barao vs TJ Dillashaw – full fight Video UFC 173

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Fight rated 3 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-05-24, good fight between Renan Barao and TJ Dillashaw: it gets three stars (UFC Performance and UFC Fight of the Night). The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Renan ‘Barao’ Pegado entered this fight with a professional mma record of 32-1-0 (69% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.1 bantamweight in the world, he suffered his only defeat in his first pro mma fight in 2005 when he faced Joao Paulo Rodrigues de Souza. Barao won the the interim Ufc Bw title in 2012 against Urijah Faber (=Barao vs Faber) and he successfully defended the belt three times.
His opponent, TJ Dillashaw, has an official record of 9-2-0 (67% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.12 in the same weight class, he suffered his last defeat at the end of 2013 when he faced Raphael Assuncao (=Assuncao vs Dillashaw) but he came back to victory in 2014 beating Mike Easton (=Dillashaw vs Easton). Barao vs Dillashaw, main event of Ufc 173, is valid for the UFC bantamweight title (Barao’s fourth defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 best MMA fight – Matt Brown vs Erick Silva – full fight Video UFC FN 40

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Fight rated 5 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-05-10, aggressive start, back-and-forth action, tough exchanges, good work on the ground and high pace: Matt Brown vs Erick Silva is definitely a candidate for Fight of the Year 2014 and it gets five stars (UFC Performance and Fight of the Night). Matt Brown entered this fight with a professional mma record of 18-11-0 (89% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.11 welterweight in the world, he suffered his last defeat in 2011 when he faced Seth Baczynski at Ufc 139, since then he has collected six consecutive wins.
His opponent, the balck belt in Bjj and judo Erick ‘Indio’ Silva, has an official record of 16-4-0 (81% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.26 in the same weight class, he fought twice in 2013 defeating Jason High (=Silva vs High) and losing to Dong Hyun Kim (=Silva vs Kim); he came back to victory in 2014 winning over Takenori Sato (=Silva vs Sato). Brown vs Silva is the main event of UFC Fight Night Cincinnati. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 MMA fight – Chris Beal vs Patrick Williams – fight Video UFC 172

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Fight rated 3 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-04-26, wild exchanges and spectacular finish: Chris Beal vs Patrick Williams is close to get four stars (UFC Performance of the Night). The undefeated Chris Beal entered this fight with a professional mma record of 8-0-0 (25% finishing rate) while Patrick Williams has an official record of 7-3-0 (86% finishing rate); both fighters make their Ufc debut in this bout. Beal vs Williams is on the undercard of Jon Jones vs Glover Teixeira – UFC 172. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2014 MMA fight – Joseph Benavidez vs Tim Elliott – full fight Video UFC 172

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Fight rated 3 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-04-26, aggressive start and great work on the ground: Joseph Benavidez vs Tim Elliott gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night). Joseph Benavidez entered this fight with a mma record of 19-4-0 (70% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.2 flyweight in the world, he fought four times in 2013 losing only his last bout against # 1 Demetrious Johnson in a fight valid for the Ufc Flw title (=Johnson vs Benavidez 2).
His opponent, Tim Elliott, has a record of 40-4-1 (70% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.19 in the same weight class, last year he fought twice: defeating Louis Gaudinot in August but then he lost to Ali Bagautinov (=Elliott vs Bagautinov). Benavidez vs Elliott is on the undercard of Jon Jones vs Glover Teixeira – UFC 172. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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