The undefeated Tai Tuivasa entered this fight with a mma record of 6-0-0 (100% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.73 heavyweight in the world. In his last three bouts he has won over Brandon Sololi, James McSweeney and Rashad Coulter.
His opponent, Cyril Asker, has an official record of 9-3-0 (78% finishing rate) and he fought three times in 2017 beating Dmitry Smoliakov and Yaozong Hu but between these two bouts he lost to Walt Harris. Tuivasa vs Asker is on the undercard of Yoel Romero vs Luke Rockhold – UFC 221. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 221: Romero vs Rockhold
Where: Perth Arena, Perth, Australia
Division: heavyweight (265 lbs, 120 kg)
UFC 221 fight card (main fights):
Yoel Romero vs Luke Rockhold
Mark Hunt vs Curtis Blaydes
Tai Tuivasa vs Cyril Asker
Jingliang Li vs Jake Matthews
Tyson Pedro vs Saparbek Safarov
Jussier Formiga vs Ben Nguyen
Tuivasa’s next fight: Andrei Arlovski vs Tai Tuivasa
Tuivasa vs Asker Fight Video:
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