Former UFC LW champion Rafael dos Anjos entered this fight (225) with a pro mma record of 28-9-0 (50% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.2 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division.
The 2013 FILA 77 kg No-Gi grappling world champion Colby Covington, has a record of 13-1-0 (54% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.5 in the same weight class.
Event: UFC 225: Whittaker vs Romero 2
Where: United Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Division: welterweight (170 lbs, 77 kg)
Title: interim UFC Welterweight Championship
Colby Covington def. Rafael dos Anjos (unanimous decision, 49-46, 48-47, 48-47).
Rafael dos Anjos vs Colby Covington (UFC 225) Full Fight – Saturday June 9, 2018