Francisco Trinaldo entered this fight with a record of 20-4-0 (55% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.16 lightweight in the world. He suffered his last loss when he faced Michael Chiesa in 2014, since then he has won six consecutive bouts defeating Ross Pearson (=Trinaldo vs Pearson) and Yancy Medeiros.
His opponent, the balck belt in karate and tae-kwon-do Paul Felder, has an official mma record of 12-2-0 (67% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.25 in the same weight class. He suffered two consecutive losses in 2015, against Edson Barboza (=Barboza vs Felder) and Ross Pearson, but he came back to win in 2016 with Daron Cruickshank and Josh Burkman (=Burkman vs Felder). ‘Massaranduba’ Trinaldo vs Felder is on the undercard of Cris Cyborg Justino vs Lina Lansberg – UFC Fight Night 95. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 95: Cyborg vs Lansberg
Where: Nilson Nelson Gymnasium, Brasilia, Brazil
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
UFC Fight Night 95 fight card (main fights):
Cristiane Cyborg Justino vs Lina Lansberg
Renan Barao vs Phillipe Nover
Roy Nelson vs Antonio Bigfoot Silva
Francisco Trinaldo vs Paul Felder
Jussier Formiga da Silva vs Dustin Ortiz
Felder’s previous fight: Josh Burkman vs Paul Felder
Trinaldo’s next fight: Francisco Trinaldo vs Kevin Lee
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