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Justin Gaethje vs. Luiz Firmino

Main Event | WSOF Lightweight Championship | 155 lbs

Justin Gaethje defeats Luiz Firmino via KO/TKO at 5:00 of Round 3

Justin "The Highlight" Gaethje
Mmaweekly large Luiz "Buscape" Firmino

Gaethje
KO/TKO
Round 3

Justin Gaethje Luiz Firmino

"The Highlight" "Buscape"

16-0-0   Pro Record At Fight   19-7-0
Climbed to 17-0   Record After Fight   Fell to 19-8
-485 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +385 (Moderate Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Us United States   Nationality   Br Brazil
Greeley, Colorado   Fighting out of   Coconut Creek, Florida
28 years, 1 month, 17 days   Age at Fight   34 years, 9 months, 13 days
154.8 lbs (70.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   154.4 lbs (70.0 kgs)
5'11" (181cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
71.0" (180cm)   Reach   69.5" (177cm)
Genesis Training Center   Gym   American Top Team
WSOF 34
  • Bout Information
  • Date: Saturday 12.31.2016 at 04:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Dan Miragliotta
  • Venue: Madison Square Garden Theater
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: New York City, New York, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 10 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Todd Harris, Bas Rutten, Renzo Gracie
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joey Varner
  • Gaethje Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Firmino Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: WSOF Lightweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Gaethje

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Gaethje vs. Firmino Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 330  
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Firmino
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Gaethje
97%
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