Rob Font vs. Adrian Yanez in The Works For April 8th

Rob Font vs. Adrian Yanez in The Works For April 8th

By Abdullah Ouazri
Friday, December 30, 2022, a month ago

A striker’s delight between Rob Font and Adrian Yanez is in negotiations to go down at an undetermined UFC event on April 8th, per MMA Fighting.

This fight takes place in the Bantamweight (135 lbs) division.

Rob Font holds a professional record of 19-6-0 and is currently ranked #6. His notable wins include Cody Garbrandt, Ricky Simon, and Marlon Moraes.

Adrian Yanez holds a professional record of 16-3-0 and is currently ranked #13. His notable wins include Tony Kelly, Randy Costa, and Davey Grant.

Official odds have not been released yet.

Rob Font

Against Yanez, Rob Font will face a step down in the rankings after his last two outings vs. Marlon ‘Chito’ Vera and Jose Aldo. Although he dropped decision losses in his last two fights, it doesn’t tell the whole story. Font performed to his best, setting multiple striking records and looking phenomenal for the majority of the time. It was the power of Aldo and Vera that made the difference, as they consistently secured rounds with late knockdowns and flurries. Sometimes styles make fights, and even though Font gave it his best, Aldo and Vera proved too much.

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Adrian Yanez

This young contender is on one of the hottest streaks in the UFC. He started his current run with a pair of knockouts over Victor Rodriguez and Gustavo Lopez and is now 5-0 with four finishes. His boxing style and elusive footwork make him difficult to deal with on the feet, and he always has a solid Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu game to rely on.

Information worthy of note:

Font has been knocked down five times in his last two fights. He has taken significant damage.

Adrian Yanez suffered a noticeable ear injury in his last few fights.

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