The undefeated black belt and former ADCC, Brazilian jiu jitsu world champion (four times) Rodolfo Vieira entered this fight with a perfect mma record of 6-0-0 (100% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.80 middleweight in the world. In his last three fights he has won over Jacob Holyman-Tague, Vitaliy Nemchinov and Oskar Piechota (Rodolfo Vieira vs Oskar Piechota).
His opponent, Saparbek Safarov, has an official record of 9-2-0 (89% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.96 light heavyweight. He lost two consecutive bouts between 2016 and 2018, against Gian Villante and Tyson Pedro (Tyson Pedro vs Saparbek Safarov), but he came back to win with Nicolae Negumereanu in 2019. Vieira vs Safarov is on the undercard of Israel Adesanya vs Yoel Romero – UFC 248. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
UFC 248 fight card (main fights):
Israel Adesanya vs Yoel Romero
Weili Zhang vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Beneil Dariush vs Drakkar Klose
Neil Magny vs Li Jingliang
Alex Oliveira vs Max Griffin
Rodolfo Vieira vs Saparbek Safarov
Vieira’s next fight: Rodolfo Vieira vs Anthony Hernandez
Vieira vs Safarov Fight Video:
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