Justin Buchholz in for Ronnys Torres against Jeremy Stephens

Originally supposed to debut on UFC Fight Night 18, Ronnys Torres was once again forced off a UFC card due to injury. The undisclosed injury will keep the Nova Uniao product out of UFC Fight Night 19, but it also opens the door for UFC veteran Justin Buchholz. Buchholz will step in to fight Jeremy … Read more

PRO MMA exclusive interview: Terry Etim

During Terry Etim’s (12-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) dominating TKO victory over Brian Cobb (15-5 MMA, 0-1 UFC) at UFC 95, UFC commentator Joe Rogan made comments comparing Etim’s deadly pinpoint kicks and strikes to the reigning UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva.

Etim admits that it is an honor to be compared to one of the best P4P fighters in the world, but stays firmly grounded, continuing to hone his already well rounded game. Despite the stand up clinic of precision kicks and punches that finished Cobb at UFC 95, Terry also boasts nine wins via submission, proving to be very dangerous whether the fight stays standing or hits the ground.

Etim was supposed to face Justin Buchholz (8-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) at UFC 95, but an injury postponed the fight, prompting Joe Silva and the UFC to bring in Brian Cobb as a replacement. Buchholz has since recovered and will be Terry’s next opponent at UFC 99: Franklin vs Silva which will be held at the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany on June 13th.

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