Dominick Reyes wants to be the guy to ‘take out Jon Jones’
Two new fights have been added to UFC 236 in Atlanta this April.
UFC 236 is already home to two interim championship title fights. With some huge names already on the card, the UFC continues to add more to fill up what should be an enormous evening for the future of many divisions.
According to Zach Klein of ABC Atlanta, 23-year-old Jalin Turner (8-4-0) will face Matt Frevola (6-1-1) in a light-weight bout. Frevola was final in motion at Madison Sq. Backyard at UFC 230 the place a struggle between he and Lando Vannata led to a majority draw. Frevola started his profession with six straight wins, the sixth coming by way of arm triangle on Dana White’s Tuesday Evening Contender Sequence (DWTNCS), however has not gained since.
Turner can be a veteran of DWTNCS. In his look, he landed his seventh first-round stoppage victory. The truth is, each single win of Turner’s profession has come by way of first-round stoppage, together with his final look at UFC 234 the place he dominated Callan Potter who had double the expertise. This struggle is 2 younger, potential-filled lightweights making an attempt to proceed their rise within the UFC
Subsequent, we have now UFC veteran Alan Jouban who will face off with American Kickboxing Academy product, Dwight Grant, in a welterweight battle. Jouban has entered the UFC’s Octagon 12 occasions since 2014. Jouban’s final look was a second-round TKO victory over Ben Saunders at UFC Orlando. Jouban was set to face English star Danny Roberts at UFC Hamburg however was pressured off as a result of harm.
Grant is in search of a fast turnaround and to proceed his success after defeating Italian born Carlo Pedersoli at UFC Prague within the very first spherical. Grant was a winner of seven straight, 5 of which by way of KO/TKO, earlier than working into Zak Ottow at UFC Milwaukee. Grant is in search of a victory to climb into the highest 15 of the welterweight division.
UFC 236, An evening stuffed with interim titles and star-studded names will proceed to be added to within the weeks to come back.