Review: 2014-08-16, pretty good fight between Robbie Peralta and Thiago Tavares: it gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night). The black belt in tae-kwon-do Robbie Peralta entered this fight with a pro mma record of 18-4-0 (83% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.21 featherweight in the world, he suffered his last defeat in 2013 when he faced Akira Corassani (=Peralta vs Corassani), after that bout he has fought and won twice beating Estevan Payan and Rony ‘Jason’ (=Peralta vs Jason).
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj Thiago Tavares, has a record of 18-5-1 (78% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.51 lightweight, he fought twice in 2013 losing to Khabib Nurmagomedov (=Tavares vs Nurmagomedov) but then he came back to victory against Justin Salas. Peralta vs Tavares is on the undercard of Ryan Bader vs Ovince St Preux – UFC FN 47. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 47: Bader vs St Preux
Where: Cross Insurance Center, Bangor, Maine, USA
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
Peralta’s previous fight: Robbie Peralta vs Rony ‘Jason’ Mariano Bezerra
Peralta’s next fight: Clay Guida vs Robbie Peralta
Tavares’ next fight: Thiago Tavares vs Brian Ortega
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