The former Bellator light-Hw champion Liam McGeary entered this fight with a mma record of 12-1-0 (92% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.9 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Jon Jones). He suffered his only loss when he faced Phil Davis in 2016 (=McGeary vs Davis); after this bout he has beat Brett McDermott (=McGeary vs McDermott).
His opponent, Linton Vassell, has an official record of 17-5-0 (76% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.11 in the same weight class. He lost to Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal in 2015 (=Lawal vs Vassell) but then he has won over Emanuel Newton (=Newton vs Vassell 2) and Francis Carmont (=Vassell vs Carmont). Linton Vassell vs Liam McGeary is on the undercard of Rory MacDonald vs Paul Daley – Bellator 179. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Bellator 179: MacDonald vs Daley
Where: Wembley Arena, London, England
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
McGeary’s previous fight: Liam McGeary vs Brett McDermott
Vassell’s previous fight: Linton Vassell vs Francis Carmont
Vassell’s next fight: Ryan Bader vs Linton Vassell
McGeary’s next fight: Liam McGeary vs Vadim Nemkov
McGeary vs Vassell Fight Video:
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Official video (USA)