The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Misha Cirkunov entered this fight with a professional mma record of 14-4-0 (86% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.26 light heavyweight in the world but he lost two out of his last three fights, against Volkan Oezdemir (Cirkunov vs Oezdemir) and Glover Teixeira (Glover Teixeira vs Misha Cirkunov); after these bouts he has beat Patrick Cummins (Misha Cirkunov vs Patrick Cummins).
His opponent, Johnny Walker, has a record of 16-3-0 (94% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.35 in the same weight class. He lost to Henrique Silva Lopes in 2016 but since then he has won eight consecutive bouts beating Henrique da Silva, Khalil Rountree (Khalil Rountree vs Johnny Walker) and Justin Ledet in his last three (Johnny Walker vs Justin Ledet). Cirkunov vs Walker is on the undercard of Jon Jones vs Anthony Smith – UFC 235. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
UFC 235 fight card (main fights):
Jon Jones vs Anthony Smith
Tyron Woodley vs Kamaru Usman
Robbie Lawler vs Ben Askren
Tecia Torres vs Weili Zhang
Cody Garbrandt vs Pedro Munhoz
Jeremy Stephens vs Zabit Magomedsharipov
Misha Cirkunov vs Johnny Walker
Cirkunov’s previous fight: Misha Cirkunov vs Patrick Cummins
Walker’s previous fight: Johnny Walker vs Justin Ledet
Cirkunov vs Walker Fight Video:
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