• Sat, Sep 18, 2021
Anthony Smith vs. Ryan Spann

 Note

Arena, date and time can change.

On Saturday, September 18 at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, USA Anthony «Lionheart» Smith will meet Ryan «Superman» Spann in a 3-round light heavyweight bout.

Anthony Smith
Anthony Smith
Lionheart
Ryan Spann
Ryan Spann
Superman
Country USAUSA
Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
USAUSA
USA
Age 33 years 30 years
Pro 13 years 8 years
Height 6′ 4″ (193 cm) 6′ 5″ (196 cm)
Reach 76″ (193 cm) 81½″ (207 cm)
Division light heavyweight
(205 lbs / 93,0 kg)
light heavyweight
(205 lbs / 93,0 kg)
Stance

orthodox

orthodox
Titles - -
Record 35 - 16 - 0
(19 KOs)
19 - 6 - 0
(5 KOs)
KOs 54% 26%
Inactive 147 days 189 days
Advant.
Anthony Smith won by submission (rear naked choke) (video).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, September 18 at 4 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. PT.

Arena

The fight will be held at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

On which TV channel or streaming service can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Anthony Smith versus Ryan Spann?

  • ESPN+ (USA)
  • ESPN+ (Mexico)

Smith vs. Spann Full Fight Highlights

Smith vs. Spann Fight Promo

Who fights on Saturday, September 18?
Fight card subject to change.

Division Fighter #1 Fighter #2 Notes
light heavyweight (205 lbs)Anthony SmithRyan Spann
light heavyweight (205 lbs)Ion CutelabaDevin Clark
flyweight (125 lbs)Mandy BöhmAriane Lipski
lightweight (155 lbs)Christos GiagosArman Tsarukyan
bantamweight (135 lbs)Nate ManessTony Gravely
middleweight (185 lbs)Joaquin BuckleyAntônio Arroyo
light heavyweight (205 lbs)Tafon NchukwiMike Rodriguez
bantamweight (135 lbs)Pannie KianzadRaquel Pennington
lightweight (155 lbs)Dakota BushZhu Rong
lightweight (155 lbs)Nikolas MottaCameron VanCamp
bantamweight (135 lbs)Montel JacksonJP Buys
flyweight (125 lbs)Erin BlanchfieldSarah Alpar
welterweight (170 lbs)Impa KasanganayCarlston Harris
bantamweight (135 lbs)Gustavo LopezHeili Alateng
flyweight (125 lbs)Emily WhitmireHannah Goldy
Anthony «Lionheart» Smith

Anthony «Lionheart» Smith

Anthony Smith is an American MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Smith has been performing for 13 years.

Anthony was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA, on July 26, 1988.
He currently resides in Omaha, Nebraska, USA.

Last fight

The last fight of Anthony Smith took place on April 24, 2021 against Jimmy Crute.
Smith won by technical knockout (TKO).

MMA record

  • Total fights: 51
  • Wins: 35
  • Wins by KO: 19
  • Wins by subm: 13
  • Wins by dec: 3
  • Losses: 16
  • Losses by KO: 9
  • Losses by subm: 4
  • Losses by dec: 3
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Anthony Smith have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-09-18 Ryan Spann Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2021-04-24 Jimmy Crute Win
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2020-11-28 Devin Clark Win
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2020-08-29 Aleksandar Rakic Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2020-05-13 Glover Teixeira Loss
TKO (Punches)
2019-06-01 Alexander Gustafsson Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2019-03-02 Jon Jones Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-10-27 Volkan Oezdemir Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2018-07-22 Mauricio Rua Win
KO (Elbow)
2018-06-09 Rashad Evans Win
KO (Knee)
2018-02-03 Thiago Santos Loss
TKO (Kick to the Body and Punches)
2017-09-16 Hector Lombard Win
KO (Punch)
2017-04-15 Andrew Sanchez Win
KO (Head Kick and Punches)
2016-12-03 Elvis Mutapcic Win
TKO (Elbow and Punches)
2016-07-08 Cezar Ferreira Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2016-02-21 Leonardo Guimaraes Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2016-01-29 Josh Neer Win
TKO (Punches)
2015-09-18 Brock Jardine Win
TKO (Punches)
2015-07-18 Tim Williams Win
TKO (Knee)
2015-02-28 Tim Williams Win
Submission (Inverted Triangle Choke)
2014-11-29 Andrew Kapel Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2014-10-17 Brian Green Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2014-04-18 Victor Moreno Win
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2013-12-14 Josh Neer Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2013-06-08 Antonio Braga Neto Loss
Submission (Kneebar)
2013-01-12 Roger Gracie Loss
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
2012-08-18 Lumumba Sayers Win
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2012-06-30 Richard White Win
TKO (Punches)
2012-04-13 Ian Berg Win
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
2011-11-18 Adlan Amagov Loss
KO (Punches)
2011-07-22 Ben Lagman Win
KO (Punch)
2011-07-09 Curtis Johnson Win
KO (Punches)
2011-06-04 Eric Schambari Win
TKO (Punches)
2011-04-15 Matt Gabel Win
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2011-02-11 Demetrius Richards Win
TKO (Punches)
2010-12-17 Ben Crowder Win
KO (Punch)
2010-09-11 Jesse Forbes Loss
TKO (Punches)
2010-06-19 Logan Clark Win
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2010-05-08 Lucas St. Claire Win
Submission (Armbar)
2010-04-17 Mike George Win
KO (Punch)
2010-03-20 James Brasco Win
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2010-02-05 Jake Hecht Loss
TKO (Punches)
2009-07-25 Mike Pitz Loss
TKO (Submission to Punches)
2009-03-14 Chaun Sims Loss
TKO (Punches)
2009-02-20 Brian Monaghan Loss
Submission (Armbar)
2009-01-09 Rico Washington Win
TKO (Submission to Punches)
2008-11-06 Charley Lynch Loss
TKO (Punches)
2008-09-20 Chuck Parmelee Win
Submission (Kimura)
2008-06-14 Chuck Parmelee Loss
TKO (Punches)
2008-05-09 Ricky Duvall Win
N/A
2008-03-22 Jeremy Shepherd Win
Submission
2008-02-29 Dave Moran Win
Submission (Armbar)

All Anthony Smith's losses

Who all beat Anthony Smith?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2020-08-29 Aleksandar Rakic Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2020-05-13 Glover Teixeira Loss
TKO (Punches)
2019-03-02 Jon Jones Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-02-03 Thiago Santos Loss
TKO (Kick to the Body and Punches)
2016-07-08 Cezar Ferreira Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2013-12-14 Josh Neer Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2013-06-08 Antonio Braga Neto Loss
Submission (Kneebar)
2013-01-12 Roger Gracie Loss
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
2011-11-18 Adlan Amagov Loss
KO (Punches)
2010-09-11 Jesse Forbes Loss
TKO (Punches)
2010-02-05 Jake Hecht Loss
TKO (Punches)
2009-07-25 Mike Pitz Loss
TKO (Submission to Punches)
2009-03-14 Chaun Sims Loss
TKO (Punches)
2009-02-20 Brian Monaghan Loss
Submission (Armbar)
2008-11-06 Charley Lynch Loss
TKO (Punches)
2008-06-14 Chuck Parmelee Loss
TKO (Punches)

Anthony «Lionheart» Smith Highlights

Ryan «Superman» Spann

Ryan «Superman» Spann

Ryan Spann is an American MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Spann has been performing for 8 years.

Ryan was born in USA, on August 24, 1991.
He currently resides in Beaumont, Texas, USA.

Last fight

The last fight of Ryan Spann took place on March 13, 2021 against Misha Cirkunov.
Spann won by technical knockout (TKO).

MMA record

  • Total fights: 25
  • Wins: 19
  • Wins by KO: 5
  • Wins by subm: 11
  • Wins by dec: 3
  • Losses: 6
  • Losses by KO: 3
  • Losses by subm: 1
  • Losses by dec: 2
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Ryan Spann have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-05-14 Ion Cutelaba Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2021-09-18 Anthony Smith Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2021-03-13 Misha Cirkunov Win
TKO (Punches)
2020-09-19 Johnny Walker Loss
KO (Elbows and Punches)
2020-05-09 Sam Alvey Win
Decision (Split)
2019-10-12 Devin Clark Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2019-05-11 Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Win
KO (Punches)
2018-09-22 Luis Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-06-19 Emiliano Sordi Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2018-01-26 Alex Nicholson Win
KO (Punches)
2017-11-10 Myron Dennis Win
KO (Punches)
2017-09-22 LeMarcus Tucker Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2017-07-25 Karl Roberson Loss
KO (Elbows)
2017-05-13 Roman Pizzolato Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2017-02-10 Trevin Giles Loss
Decision (Split)
2016-07-22 Robert Drysdale Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2016-03-25 Aaron Davis Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2015-11-13 Leo Leite Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2015-06-26 Larry Crowe Win
KO (Punches)
2015-05-09 Dwight Gipson Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2015-02-13 Artenas Young Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2014-09-12 Brandon Farran Loss
TKO (Punches)
2014-02-01 Randy McCarty Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2013-09-28 Jhonoven Pati Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2013-06-21 Brandon Atkins Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2013-03-16 Steven Zamora Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2013-02-16 Aaron Lebrun Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)

All Ryan Spann's losses

Who all beat Ryan Spann?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-09-18 Anthony Smith Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2020-09-19 Johnny Walker Loss
KO (Elbows and Punches)
2017-07-25 Karl Roberson Loss
KO (Elbows)
2017-02-10 Trevin Giles Loss
Decision (Split)
2016-07-22 Robert Drysdale Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2015-11-13 Leo Leite Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2014-09-12 Brandon Farran Loss
TKO (Punches)

Ryan «Superman» Spann Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Smith to win: 1/3
  • Spann to win: 2/1
  • Draw: 13/1

Prediction

Egor Tatishev
Who will win: Smith or Spann?

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

Nevertheless, I think that Ryan Spann will win by submission.

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