After a two fight stint with the UFC , Jesus Piendo will take his talents to Pensacola under the Island Fights banner. In his UFC run he beat Devin Powell at UFC Argentina back in November of 2018. He then lost to John Makdessi at UFC Nashville back in March. He currently holds a 16-5-1 MMA record. 10 out of his 16 wins coming by way of finish.
He will be fighting Jacob Kilburn, the 4th ranked Lightweight out of Tennessee. Kilburn was recently on DWTNCS where he lost by submission to Bobby Moffett in August of last year. He holds a 6-2 pro MMA record. Both of his career losses are by submission. His last fight before the contender series was with Island Fights. He has also fought for M1 and Valor fights in the past.
This fight will take place at Island Fights 58 in Pensacola, Florida. At the Pensacola Bay Center on August 2, 2019.