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Justin Gaethje vs. James Vick

Main Event | Lightweight · 155 lbs | MMA

Justin Gaethje defeats James Vick via KO/TKO at 1:27 of Round 1

Justin "The Highlight" Gaethje
James "The Texecutioner" Vick

Gaethje
KO/TKO
Round 1

Justin Gaethje James Vick

"The Highlight" "The Texecutioner"

18-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   13-1-0
Climbed to 19-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 13-2
+125 (Slight Underdog)   Betting Odds   -145 (Slight Favorite)
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Greeley, Colorado   Fighting out of   Mineral Wells, Texas
29 years, 9 months, 4 days   Age at Fight   31 years, 6 months, 2 days
156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)
5'11" (181cm)   Height   6'3" (190cm)
70.0" (178cm)   Reach   76.0" (193cm)
Genesis Training Academy   Gym   Team Lloyd Irvin
UFC Fight Night 135
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC Fight Night 135: Gaethje vs. Vick
  • Date: Saturday 08.25.2018 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Kevin MacDonald
  • Venue: Pinnacle Bank Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 13 of 13)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Brendan Fitzgerald, Paul Felder
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Paul Felder
  • Gaethje Total Disclosed Pay: $50,000
  • Vick Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Gaethje vs. Vick Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1737  
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Gaethje
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Event Discussion

Thesnake101
Thesnake101

08.27.2018 | 10:02 PM ET

It reminded me of Burns/Hooker really. Tough weight cut and then get slept early.

Wish guys like them would just move up.
kiwibrodrew
kiwibrodrew

08.27.2018 | 11:01 PM ET

what an awesome night of fights we all got to witness here, with 9 finishes out of 13 fights

* Edited at 08.27.2018, 11:07 PM ET *

freemoneyforall
freemoneyforall

08.27.2018 | 11:44 PM ET

@bruce and @snake your both dead on the money.
I couldn't agree more. 

I think it was whittaker who said when he moved up and stoped making drastic weight cuts he never felt or fought better.

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