The black belt in judo and Brazilian jiu-jitsu Daniel Kelly entered this fight with a mma record of 13-2-0 (62% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.29 middleweight in the world. He has already fought twice in 2017 beating Rashad Evans (=Evans vs Kelly) and losing to Derek Brunson (=Brunson vs Kelly).
His opponent, the Tuf Nations Mw tournament winner Elias Theodorou, has an official record of 13-2-0 (54% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.34 in the same weight class. He has also fought twice in 2017 defeating Cezar Ferreira (=Ferreira vs Theodorou) and losing to Brad Tavares (=Theodorou vs Tavares). Dan Kelly vs Theodorou is on the undercard of Fabricio Werdum vs Marcin Tybura – UFC Fight Night 121. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 121: Werdum vs Tybura
Where: Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, Australia
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
UFC Fight Night 121 fight card (main fights):
Fabricio Werdum vs Marcin Tybura
Tim Means vs Belal Muhammad
Daniel Kelly vs Elias Theodorou
Alexander Volkanovski vs Shane Young
Will Brooks vs Nik Lentz
Kelly’s previous fight: Derek Brunson vs Daniel Kelly
Theodorou’s previous fight: Elias Theodorou vs Brad Tavares
Kelly vs Theodorou Fight Video:
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