UFC Vegas 25 reside weblog: Dominick Reyes vs. Jiri Prochazka
Proper right here is the UFC Vegas 25 reside weblog for Dominick Reyes vs. Jiri Prochazka, the sunshine heavyweight headliner for Saturday’s combat card at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The combat pits the No. 3 mild heavyweight in Reyes in direction of No. 5 Prochazka. The latter’s extreme rating is attributable to a smashing octagon debut in direction of high-ranked Volkan Oezdemir. Nevertheless the bout is a matchup of outmoded vs. digital newcomer, with Reyes combating to protect his area atop the rankings and Prochazka making an attempt to construct up his first crack at gold.
Reyes is making an attempt to bounce reduction from the primary two losses of his professional MMA occupation, which got here relief-to-relief in title bouts. First, he suffered a controversial decision loss to now-former champ Jon Jones, and when Jones vacated the belt, he went on to comprise a knockout loss to current champ Jan Blachowicz.
Prochazka’s profitable run extends a protracted well beyond the octagon, with 11 losses primarily in Rizin marking his occupation path.