UFC Fight Night 80 comes to an interesting duel in the middleweight, where Thiago Santos (11-3, 3-2 UFC) will take Elias Theodorou (11-0, 3-0 UFC). Card fights gala also joined another duel in the -84kg division, we refer to challenge Antonio Carlos Jr. (5-1, 2-1 in the UFC) with Kevin Casey (9-3 1 NC, 1-1 1 NC UFC). On the other hand welterweight Omari Akhmedov (15-2, 3-1 UFC) will fight with Lyman Goode (19-3, 1 NC, 1-0 UFC).
Theodorou is undefeated as a professional career, he has scored 11 wins of which 3 charged in the biggest MMA organization in the world. The winner of TUF: Nations in the UFC defeated Sheldon Westcott, Bruno Santos and Roger Narvaez. Carlos Junior made his debut in the UFC the final battle of the third edition of the Brazilian TUF-and then on points defeated Vitor Miranda. Then he went down to light heavyweight, where he lost to Patrick Cummins and then fought with Eddie Gordon in the limit -84kg, won the fight via submission in the final seconds of the third round. For Casey, this is now the second adventure of the UFC, to fight at UFC 175, Kevin knocked Bubba Bush but the outcome of the fight was changed to no contest for the positive doping tests. After serving his sentence suspension of American UFC Fight Night 71 defeated Ildemara Alcantara. Akhmedov is now on the wave of two consecutive victories in 2015. Russian celebrated Mats Nilsson and Brian Ebersole'a. On the other hand Godd, former Bellator champion organization, has had a successful debut in the organization at UFC Fight Night 71 knocked out Andrew Craig.
Gala UFC Fight Night 80 will take place on December 10th in Las Vegas.
Kimbo Slice (5-2) returns to action to fight another fight in Bellator organization. The last time he fought in June, defeating Ken Shamrock .Bellator organization confirmed that Kimbo Slice returns during the first gala Dynamite!, which will be joining the fight in MMA and K- 1 on two separate arenas. According to information published yesterday, Kimbo will take part in the event where he will be signing autographs and taking pictures with fans.