Completed MMA Bout

Gesias Cavalcante vs. Justin Gaethje

Main Card | Lightweight · 155 lbs | MMA

Justin Gaethje defeats Gesias Cavalcante via KO/TKO at 2:27 of Round 1

Justin "The Highlight" Gaethje
Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante

Round 1

Justin Gaethje Gesias Cavalcante

"The Highlight" "JZ"

7-0-0   Pro Record At Fight   17-6-1
Climbed to 8-0   Record After Fight   Fell to 17-7
+120 (Near Even)   Betting Odds   -160 (Slight Favorite)
United States   Nationality   Brazil
Greeley, Colorado   Fighting out of   Coconut Creek, Florida
24 years, 4 months, 1 week, 2 days   Age at Fight   29 years, 8 months, 2 weeks, 3 days
155.6 lbs (70.6 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)
5'11" (181cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
70.0" (178cm)   Reach   71.0" (180cm)
Elevation Fight Team   Gym   Blackzilians
  • Bout Information
  • Event: WSOF 2: Arlovski vs. Johnson
  • Date: Saturday 03.23.2013 at 09:30 PM ET
  • Referee: Keith Peterson
  • Venue: Revel Sports & Casino
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 8 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Todd Harris, Bas Rutten
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Bas Rutten
  • Cavalcante Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Gaethje Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Cavalcante vs. Gaethje Fighter Tweets

If fighters from this bout were talking on Twitter before or after the fight, this is where you can find it. Below are all the Tweets we've recorded near the date of the bout.

Again... And again... And again! @ Lincoln Road Mall
4 days, 23 hours, and 42 minutes
It's a honor to meet you @KennyMonday! I hope you liked out #blackzilians family.
4 days, 3 hours, and 27 minutes
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4 days and 24 minutes
“@IndioMMA: Back in Florida! I love this weather....” On the way... On the way... I miss my flip flops.
3 days, 2 hours, and 54 minutes
Como da pra ver minhas pernas são guiadas por Ele. Paciência e perseverança não é papo so pra manter a…
3 days, 2 hours, and 39 minutes
That's how I have fun in my week after the fight!!! Some wisdom in this pic. @jwaitzkin…
3 days, 1 hour, and 4 minutes
New York, NY
2 days, 20 hours, and 31 minutes
Obrigado pelo reconhecimento. @MMAWorldSeries @RonFutrell @AliDominance @SugarRaySefo Lutadores lutam! Vim pronto pra morte. #WSOF2 ☝
1 day, 20 hours, and 43 minutes
Thanks for the recognition! @MMAWorldSeries @AliDominance @SugarRaySefo @RonFutrell. Fighters fight! I had come ready for death. #WSOF2 ☝
1 day, 20 hours, and 42 minutes
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1 day, 22 hours, and 29 minutes
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2 days, 2 hours, and 28 minutes
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mmaworldseries taking good care of their fighters. Great installations revelresort #WSOF2.…
2 days, 20 hours, and 47 minutes
Amanha meu parceiro e irmão @pregadorluo vai estar no programa da Fátima Bernardes. Infelizmente vai ser…
3 days, 22 hours, and 42 minutes
The @bibleseries has been as good as Spartacus. Nice to see a good production on this subject.
3 days, 23 hours, and 4 minutes
"-Mom, I'm going to Brazil for Christimas, do you need something from US? -No. Son, I'm good. Just your…
5 days, 1 hour, and 56 minutes
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6 days, 3 hours, and 41 minutes
Nothing better 2 close a hard week of training then sit at the beach n enjoy the song dat the sea sing…
6 days, 22 hours, and 13 minutes
Nothing better 2 close a hard week of training then sit at the beach n enjoy the song dat the sea sing #WSOF2 #Focus
6 days, 22 hours, and 26 minutes
Nada melhor p relaxar do q sentar na praia e curtir o som do mar! #WSOF2 @MMAWorldSeries sábado q vem é nós. Foco!!
6 days, 22 hours, and 29 minutes
Can't complain about Florida weather! Energized and with the vitamin D activated from the sun is time to…
1 week, 21 hours, and 24 minutes
"Se eu lutar pela minha liberdade apenas... De alguma forma continuarei preso a ela" @mcmarechal @…
1 week, 1 day, 17 hours, and 29 minutes
"AINDA BEM QUE EU SEGUI AS BATIDAS DO MEU CORAÇÃO" @raelepronto Ainda bem que eu também! Pra quem ainda…
1 week, 2 days, 6 hours, and 9 minutes
Deus perdoe-me p ter vivido mentiras. Revele meus pecados e limpe minha alma. D-me força p seguir em frente e graça p andar na Sua luz. Amém
1 week, 2 days, 7 hours, and 16 minutes
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