It’s Wednesday, witch means the UFC has added some new fighters to their roster via Dana White’s Contender Series. Last night Omar Morales, Herbert Burns, and André Muniz all earned UFC contracts for their performances.
Dwight Joseph def. Jay Perrin via Unanimous Decision (29-28 x3)
André Muniz def. Taylor Johnson via Submission (RNC) in the first round
Herbert Burns def. Darrick Minner via Submission (triangle choke) in the first round
Lucrezia Ria def. Marilia Santos via Split Decision ( 27-30, 29-28 x2)
Omar Morales def. Harvey Park via TKO (punches) in the second round
The BBQ Pit had the pleasure of doing a fight companion last night for the Contender Series. While also giving out his predictions for UFC Uruguay. (Link to fight companion below)
UFC Uruguay will take place on Saturday, August 10th. With the prelims starting at 5pm ET, and the main card starting at 8pm ET. The card will be headlined by Valentina Shevchenko defending her flyweight title against Liz Carmouche.