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Completed MMA Bout

Jussier Formiga vs. Ulka Sasaki

Main Card | Flyweight · 57 kg | MMA

Jussier Formiga defeats Ulka Sasaki via Submission at 4:30 of Round 1

Jussier Formiga
Ulka Sasaki

Formiga
Submission
Round 1

19-5-0   Pro Record At Fight   20-4-2
Climbed to 20-5   Record After Fight   Fell to 20-5
-425 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +335 (Moderate Underdog)
Br Brazil   Nationality   Jp Japan
Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil   Fighting out of   New York City, New York
32 years, 5 months, 1 week, 1 day   Age at Fight   27 years, 11 months, 2 weeks, 1 day
126.0 lbs (57.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   125.5 lbs (56.9 kgs)
5'5" (165cm)   Height   5'10" (178cm)
67.0" (170cm)   Reach   71.0" (180cm)
Kimura   Gym   Wajutsu Keishukai Suruga Dojo
UFC Fight Night 117
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC Fight Night 117: St. Preux vs. Okami
  • Date: Friday 09.22.2017 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Leon Roberts
  • Venue: Saitama Super Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Saitama, Japan
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 5 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 57 kg (125.0 lbs)
  • TV Commentary: Todd Grisham, Dan Hardy
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Dan Hardy
  • Formiga Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Sasaki Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Formiga vs. Sasaki Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1096  
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KO/TKO
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Formiga
83%
Sasaki
17%
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