When it was announced this week that 14 fighters had been let go from the UFC, 33-year-old Canadian light heavyweight Ryan Jimmo (19-5 MMA, 3-4 UFC) was among them. The former MFC light heavyweight champ made his UFC debut in 2012 with a 7-second knockout of Anthony Perosh, which is currently tied for the second … Read more
At least 14 fighters have been recently released by the UFC according to a new report from MMAFighting.com. Seven-fight UFC veteran Ryan Jimmo and 8-fight Octagon veteran Brian Ebersole were among those that got the axe. Here’s the full list: Ryan Jimmo (19-5, 3-4 UFC) Robbie Peralta (18-6/1 NC, 4-4 UFC) Hatsu Hioki (27-9-2, 3-5 … Read more
Well, I know that these blog posts are sporadic at best, but as the world is finding out I’ve been kinda busy in Knoxville. After this weekend’s fights in Vancouver for UFC 174, my student Ovince Saint Preux is now 4-0 in the UFC. All four of those fights have ended due to stoppage, with … Read more
The UFC 174 fighters are in Vancouver for weigh-ins and final preparations for Saturday’s pay-per-view event at Rogers Arena. Go behind the scenes with this fifth episode of UFC 174 Embedded as Demetrious Johnson makes a heavyweight friend, Rory MacDonald gets a final meal before weigh-ins, Ryan Jimmo gives us a preview of his robot … Read more
Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson puts his flyweight title on the line this evening against Russian contender Ali Bagautinov in the UFC 174 main event from Rogers Arena in Vancouver. Also, top welterweights Rory MacDonald and Tyron Woodley square off in the co-main event to determine who moves ahead toward a title shot. ProMMAnow.com will provide … Read more
This Saturday the UFC is going to charge us for UFC 174 after several weeks of free events. This card could be a toss up between a really fun and exciting night or as many of the Canadian events can be, a dud. Either way, the hot shots of this very website have put their … Read more
UFC officials have announced a light heavyweight scrap for the upcoming UFC 174 PPV event that’s set for June 14 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Ovince St. Preux has agreed to take on Ryan Jimmo in a battle between two fighters trying to make headway in a crowded light heavyweight division. This fight will be the first fight shown on the PPV portion of the card.
The UFC Fight Night 30 event will take place in Manchester, England, at the Phones 4u Arena on Saturday night. It will be headlined by a middleweight scrap between former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida and middleweight contender Mark Munoz. It will mark Machida’s middleweight debut as well as his first fight in the United Kingdom.