Completed Bout

Leandro Frois vs. Nelson Velasques

Main Card | Lightweight | 154 lbs

Leandro Frois defeats Nelson Velasques via Submission in Round 1

Leandro Frois
Nelson Velasques

Frois
Submission
Round 1

8-5-1   Pro Record At Fight   10-7-0
Brazil   Nationality   Brazil
Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil   Fighting out of   Farroupilhas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
27   Age at Fight  
5'9" (176cm)   Height   5'9" (175cm)
Mario Reis Jiu-Jitsu / LFT MMA   Gym   Velasques Team
WOCS 28
  • Bout Information
  • Date: Saturday 08.10.2013 at 07:00 PM ET
  • Referee: William Viana
  • Venue: Ginásio Municipal de Esportes José Francisco Perine
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Gramado, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 7 of 11)
  • Weight: Lightweight | 154 lbs (70.0 kg)
  • TV Commentary:
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer:
  • Frois Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Velasques Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed

Frois vs. Velasques Wiki

Edit Tapology wikis about fighters, bouts, events and more. Help build MMA knowledge online: Update Wiki

Frois vs. Velasques Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 85  
.
KO/TKO
.
Submission
.
Decision
Velasques
7%
Frois
93%
  • MMA Junkie : USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie rankings, Sept. 2: Ben Askren continues slow rise
  • MMA Weekly : The Great MMA Debate Podcast: UFC Vet Joe Lauzon and Invicta Champ Michelle Waterson
  • MMA Junkie : Video: 'Countdown to Bellator 123: Curran-Pitbull II' full episode
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 177 Medical Suspensions: Joe Soto and Danny Castillo Possibly Sidelined for 6 Months
  • MMAFighting.com : Shabulat Shamhalaev among three fighters signed by Titan FC
  • MMA Junkie : Bellator newcomer Bobby Lashley: I never should have signed with Strikeforce
  • Middle Easy : All is well at Camp Jackson: Overeem is still training with post-injury Jon Jones
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 177 medical suspensions: Joe Soto potentially out six months with fractured hand
  • Middle Easy : Listen up: Harold Lederman has a way to improve judging in boxing
  • MMA Junkie : New deal in hand, Josh Burkman says 'World Series of Fighting is good for the sport'
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 177 salaries: T.J. Dillashaw pockets $100,000 for first title defense over Joe Soto
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 177 Fighter Salaries: Champion TJ Dillashaw Towers Over the Rest of the Payroll
  • MMA Junkie : Friday’s UFC Fight Night 50 not televised in Canada, streams on UFC Fight Pass
  • MMAFighting.com : Ben Askren's reply to UFC: 'I have a hard time with how Dana White treats people'
  • MMAFighting.com : John McCarthy on Benson Henderson stoppage: 'I'd make the exact same decision 100 times'
  • MMA Weekly : UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis Wins NEXT Challenge, Will be on Wheaties Box in 2015
  • MMA Junkie : Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #1795 with Andrei Arlovski, Ben Fowlkes
  • MMA Junkie : Alistair Overeem on Anthony Johnson's criticism: 'That’s like p-ssy behavior'
  • MMAFighting.com : Countdown to Curran vs. Pitbull 2
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 177 Video: Bethe Correia Wants Ronda Rousey, Desires UFC Title