Saturday, July 7, 2012

UFC Signs Undefeated British Light Heavyweight Jimi Manuwa

 The Ultimate Fighting Championship has signed another British fighter to it’s roster with the addition of undefeated light heavyweight fighter Jimi ‘Poster Boy’ Manuwa (11-0).
Manuwa announced the news via Twitter (@posterboyjm) on Thursday.
‘Poster Boy’ is expected to debut at the upcoming UFC on FUEL TV 5 event, set for September 29, 2012 in Nottingham, England at the Capital FM Arena.
Manuwa is undefeated in eleven pro-matches, having never gone the distance in a fight with eleven finishes. Only one of this victories came by submission with the other ten coming via (T)KO. His most recent win took place this past December, earning a first round TKO (retirement) win in his BAMMA debut versus opponent Antony Rea. No opponent has been identified for Manuwa as of yet.