• Sat, May 9, 2020
Tony Ferguson vs. Justin Gaethje

On Saturday, May 9 at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, USA Tony «El Cucuy» Ferguson will meet Justin «The Highlight» Gaethje for interim UFC title in a 5-round lightweight bout.

Tony Ferguson
Tony Ferguson
El Cucuy
Justin Gaethje
Justin Gaethje
The Highlight
Country USAUSA
Oxnard, California, USA
USAUSA
Safford, Arizona, USA
Age 36 age 31 age
Height 6′ 0″ (183 cm) 5′ 11″ (180 cm)
Reach 76½″ (194 cm) 70″ (178 cm)
Division lightweight
(155 lbs / 70,3 kg)
lightweight
(155 lbs / 70,3 kg)
Stance orthodox orthodox
Titles - -
Record 25 - 3 - 0
(12 KOs)
21 - 2 - 0
(18 KOs)
KO% 48% 85%
Advant.
Justin Gaethje won by technical knockout (TKO).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, May 9 at 10:00 p.m..

Arena

The fight will be held at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, USA.

Ferguson vs. Gaethje Full Fight Highlights

Ferguson vs. Gaethje Video Preview

Tony «El Cucuy» Ferguson

Tony «El Cucuy» Ferguson

Tony Ferguson is a American professional mixed martial artist.

The last fight of Tony Ferguson took place on June 8, 2019 against Donald CerroneDonald Cerrone.
Ferguson won by technical knockout (TKO).

MMA record

  • Total fights: 28
  • Wins: 25
  • Wins by KO: 12
  • Wins by subm: 8
  • Wins by dec: 5
  • Losses: 3
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Losses by subm: 1
  • Losses by dec: 2
  • Draws: 0
Justin Gaethje

I’m terrified and I fucken love it.

- Justin Gaethje,
former World Series of Fighting (WSOF) lightweight champion

Tony «El Cucuy» Ferguson Highlights

Justin «The Highlight» Gaethje

Justin «The Highlight» Gaethje

Justin Gaethje is a American professional mixed martial artist.

The last fight of Justin Gaethje took place on September 14, 2019 against Donald CerroneDonald Cerrone.
Gaethje won by technical knockout (TKO).

MMA record

  • Total fights: 23
  • Wins: 21
  • Wins by KO: 18
  • Wins by subm: 1
  • Wins by dec: 2
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 2
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 0
  • Draws: 0
Tony Ferguson

Khabib you’re hiding in Russia. Don’t use it as an excuse to back out!

- Tony Ferguson,
former interim UFC lightweight champion

Justin «The Highlight» Gaethje Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Ferguson to win: 4/7
  • Gaethje to win: 5/4
  • Draw: 25/1

Prediction

Egor Tatishev
Who will win: Ferguson or Gaethje?

Ferguson and Gaethje are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the fighters will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Tony Ferguson will win by submission.

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sports editor

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