Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-05-13, some good exchanges but it is not enough to get three stars: the mma bout Anthony Smith vs Johnny Walker gets two (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2023).
Walker vs Smith is scheduled to take place Saturday, May 13th, at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte (North Carolina, United States), in a 3-round light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg) bout; it is on the undercard of Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs Jailton Almeida – UFC on ABC 4 (also known as UFC Charlotte). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Anthony Smith record
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Anthony Smith entered this fight with a pro mma record of 36-17-0 (92% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.15 light heavyweight in the world.
In his last three fights he has beat Jimmy Crute (Anthony Smith vs Jimmy Crute) and Ryan Spann (Anthony Smith vs Ryan Spann) but then he has lost to Magomed Ankalaev (Magomed Ankalaev vs Anthony Smith).
Smith’s next fight: Ryan Spann vs Anthony Smith 2
Johnny Walker record
His opponent, Johnny Walker, has a record of 20-7-0 (95% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.11 in the light heavyweight division.
He lost two consecutive bouts between 2021 and 2022, against Thiago Santos (Thiago Santos vs Johnny Walker) and Jamahal Hill (Johnny Walker vs Jamahal Hill), but then he has won over Ion Cutelaba (Johnny Walker vs Ion Cutelaba) and Paul Craig (Paul Craig vs Johnny Walker).
Here is the UFC on ABC 4 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ABC / ESPN+)
Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs Jailton Almeida
Anthony Smith vs Johnny Walker
Daniel Rodriguez vs Ian Garry
Carlos Ulberg vs Ihor Potieria
Alex Morono vs Tim Means
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN / ESPN+)
Matt Brown vs Court McGee
Chase Sherman vs Karl Williams
Cody Stamann vs Douglas Silva de Andrade
Kim Ji-yeon vs Mandy Böhm
Bryan Battle vs Gabriel Green
Jessica-Rose Clark vs Tainara Lisboa
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Anthony Smith 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 highlights – Spanish
Who won Smith vs Walker fight?
Johnny Walker defeated Anthony Smith via unanimous decision. Scores were 29–28, 30–27, 30–27.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the UFC on ABC 4 post-fight octagon interview of Anthony Smith and Johnny Walker.