Błachowicz vs.Rockhold is one more great fight of Ultimate Fighting Championship. It is light heavyweight bout at UFC 239, which will take place in Las Vegas. Nevada. Both bantamweights will have a serious confrontation. Review our thoughts on this bout here below about Jan Błachowicz vs Luke Rockhold MMA fight.
On the 6th of July UFC is coming back to Las Vegas. At UFC 239 #6 light heavyweight in UFC Light Heavyweight Division Jan ‘Prince of Cieszyn’ Błachowicz (23-8) will face former UFC Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold (16-4) at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rockhold is moving up to 205 pounds (light heavyweight) for the first time in his career and Jan Błachowicz will welcome him properly.
Jan Błachowicz is coming off a loss to Thiago Santos. That loss snapped his four-fight winning streak. But now Pole is looking forward to climbing a ladder to shot at the title again. Błachowicz made a name for himself in the KSW promotion, which is based out of Poland. He fought and defeated many former UFC fighters and had an impressive 16-2 record. “Prince OF Cieszyn” is primarily known for his kickboxing. He works good angles, has good kicks, jabs. However, Jan’s wrestling skills are underrated. From the top position, he is a decent passer and has a good submission game.
Luke Rockhold hadn’t fought since February 2018. In his last fight, he was knocked out by Yoel Romero. Former UFC Middleweight Champion is moving up to 205 pounds. Rockhold is tall and long, moreover, he is a very confident and cerebral fighter. Moreover, Luke is very well coached because he is in the same time with UFC Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier and UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. American is a great kickboxer, diverse striker, very good at utilizing kicks.
These fighters never met each other in the octagon.
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