UFC 131 | Kenny “Ken-Flo” Florian vs Diego “The Gun” NunesCategory: MMA
MATCHUP: Kenny “Ken-Flo” Florian vs Diego “The Gun” Nunes
EVENT: UFC 131: dos Santos vs Carwin
DATE: June 11, 2011
VENUE: Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia
FIGHT DETAILS: Kenny Florian faces Diego Nunes in a title-eliminator bout for the UFC Featherweight championship.
American Florian (14 wins – 5 losses, 3 KOs/10 submissions) has competed for the UFC Lightweight Championship on two occasions, coming up short against Sean Sherk and BJ Penn. He is currently ranked by Sherdog as the #7 lightweight in the world.
In his last fight at UFC 118, he lost to Gray Maynard via Unanimous Decision.
Brazilian Nunes (16 wins – 1 loss, 5 KOs/6 submissions) is ranked the No. 7 featherweight in the world according to Sherdog. In his UFC debut at UFC 125, he won via Split Decision to Mike Brown.
FIGHT RESULT: Florian defeated Nunes via unanimous decision (29–28, 29–28, 30–27).
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