Watch Rafel dos Anjos masterful performance against Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone from UFC Fight Night 27, which took place August 28, 2013 at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Dos Anjos (23-7), a Kings MMA product, is currently scheduled to challenge reigning UFC lightweight champion Anthony Petis for the belt in the main event of UFC 185 laster this month at the American Airlines Arena in Dallas.

He will enter this fight having picked up wins in eight of his last bouts, including three straight. In his most recent outing, the Brazilian walked away with a dominant unanimous decision over Nat Diaz in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 13. Prior to this win, Dos Anjos earned up back-to-back knockout wins over Jason Hight and former champion Benson Hendreson. To date his last professional loss is a unanimous decision to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC on FOX 11 in April. Currently holds 12 career stoppage wins, including eight by submission, and a UFC record of 12-5.

The entire UFC 185 can be found below.


Main Card- PPV, 10 p.m. ET

  • (c) Anthony Pettis vs. Rafael dos Anjos – For UFC lightweight title
  • (c)Carla Esparza vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk – For UFC strawweight title
  • Matt Brown vs. Johny Hendricks
  • Roy Nelson vs. Alistair Overeem
  • Chris Cariaso vs. Henry Cejudo

Prelim Card – FX, 8 p.m. ET

  • Ross Pearson vs. Sam Stout
  • Roger Narvaez vs. Elias Theodorou
  • Daron Cruickshank vs. Beneil Dariush
  • Josh Copeland vs. Jared Rosholt

Prelim Card – UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 p.m. ET

  • Ryan Benoit vs. Sergio Pettis
  • Joseph Duffey vs. Jake Lindsey

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