Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-01-21, mma bout not so exciting: Paul Craig vs Johnny Walker gets two stars.
Walker vs Craig is scheduled to take place Saturday, January 21th, at the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), in a 3-round light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg) bout; it is on the undercard of Glover Teixeira vs Jamahal Hill – UFC 283. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Paul Craig record
The black belt in Bjj Paul Craig entered this fight with a pro record of 16-5-1 (100% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.16 light heavyweight in the world.
In his last three matches he has beat Jamahal Hill (4-stars match, Jamahal Hill vs Paul Craig) and Nikita Krylov (Paul Craig vs Nikita Krylov) but then he has lost to Volkan Oezdemir (Paul Craig vs Volkan Oezdemir).
Craig’s next fight: Andre Muniz vs Paul Craig
Johnny Walker record
His opponent, Johnny Walker, has an official mma record of 19-7-0 (95% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.17 in the light heavyweight division.
He lost two consecutive fights between 2021 and 2022, against Thiago Santos (Thiago Santos vs Johnny Walker) and Jamahal Hill (Johnny Walker vs Jamahal Hill), but then he has beat Ion Cutelaba (Johnny Walker vs Ion Cutelaba).
Walker’s next fight: Anthony Smith vs Johnny Walker
Here is the UFC 283 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on PPV – pay-per-view)
Glover Teixeira vs Jamahal Hill
Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno 4
Gilbert Burns vs Neil Magny
Jessica Andrade vs Lauren Murphy
Paul Craig vs Johnny Walker
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ABC / ESPN / ESPN+)
Mauricio Shogun Rua vs Ihor Potieria
Gregory Rodrigues vs Brunno Ferreira
Thiago Moises vs Melquizael Costa
Mounir Lazzez vs Gabriel Bonfim
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Jailton Almeida vs Shamil Abdurakhimov
Ismael Bonfim vs Terrance McKinney
Nicolas Dalby vs Warlley Alves
Josiane Nunes vs Zarah Fairn dos Santos
Cody Stamann vs Luan Lacerda
Daniel Marcos vs Saimon Oliveira
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Paul Craig vs Johnny Walker as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Official video – Portuguese
Who won Craig vs Walker fight?
Johnny Walker defeated Paul Craig via TKO at 2:16, round 1.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the UFC 283 post-fight octagon interview of Paul Craig and Johnny Walker.