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Completed MMA Bout

Erik Koch vs. Rafaello Oliveira

Preliminary Card | Lightweight · 155 lbs | MMA

Erik Koch defeats Rafaello Oliveira via KO/TKO at 1:24 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Erik "The Phoenix" Koch
Mmaweekly large Rafaello "Tractor" Oliveira

Koch
KO/TKO
Round 1

Erik Koch Rafaello Oliveira

"The Phoenix" "Tractor"

13-3-0   Pro Record At Fight   16-7-0
Climbed to 14-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 16-8
-500 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +350 (Moderate Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   Br Brazil
Milwaukee, Wisconsin   Fighting out of   Whippany, New Jersey
25 years, 4 months, 4 days   Age at Fight   32 years, 6 days
155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)
5'10" (178cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
71.5" (182cm)   Reach   71.5" (182cm)
Hybrid Faction   Gym   AMA Fight Club
UFC 170
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 170: Rousey vs. McMann
  • Date: Saturday 02.22.2014 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Yves Lavigne
  • Venue: Mandalay Bay Events Center
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 2 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Koch Total Disclosed Pay: $30,000
  • Oliveira Total Disclosed Pay: $14,000
  • Event Links:

Koch vs. Oliveira Wiki Update Wiki

Round 1:
Oliveira begins with leg kicks. He throws a high kick but misses. Both fighters continue to circle, throwing leg kicks. Koch begins to thow jabs but appears to be judging his distance. Koch drops Oliveira with a strainght left and swarms all over him. After landing in Oliveira's guard, Koch is able to free his hands and begins dropping bombs before referee Yves Laveign stopped the fight.

Koch wins by TKO at 1:24 of Round 1

Last updated 02.22.2014, 8:04 PM ET
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Koch vs. Oliveira Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1513  
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KO/TKO
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Decision
Oliveira
6%
Koch
94%

Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  UFC 170: Erik Koch Says He Forgot What It Tasted Like to Win report dead link

    Watch Erik Koch discuss his successful move to 155 lbs at UFC 170.

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