Michael Johnson & Myles Jury To Fight in UFC 155
"UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez II" is set to take place this December, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
TUF 12 runner up Michael ‘The Menace’ Johnson (12-6) and TUF 15 participant Myles ‘The Fury’ Jury (10-0) are set to engage in a lightweight bout in the upcoming “UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez II” event.
The news was confirmed by ESPN’s Brett Okamoto on Twitter (@bokamotoESPN) and via the MMA news site MMAWeekly.com.
Johnson, comes fresh from a knock out victory against Danny Castillo at the UFC on FX 5 event, which earned him a “Knockout of the Night” bonus. It was his third straight win.
While Jury, made a UFC debut last June at the TUF 15 Finale, where he defeated Chris Saunders via a submission victory. He currently holds a ten straight win record and was able to finish all of his contenders in the first round.
“UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez” will be held at at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on December 29, 2012.
The Johnson vs. Jury bout is said to be a part of the event’s preliminary card.View Article Source »