Be sure to tune into Ringside Report Radio tonight on TSN 990 as UFC Bantamweight competitor Ivan Menjivar joins the panel to discuss his upcoming bout in one week’s time on UFC on Fuel TV 1 in Ohama, Nebraska against John Albert.
Since returning to the sport of MMA in 2010 after semi retirement, “The Pride of El Salvador” Ivan Menjivar, an international journeyman, who made a name for himself in Canada, Japan, and the United States in multiple weight classes, steps back into the octagon to continue his undefeated streak in the UFC since returning to the company. Menjivar made his UFC debut back 2004 at Lightweight in a losing effort to Matt Serra. No stranger to tough competition, Menjivar has notable victories over Joe Lauzon, and Hideo Tokoro and tough losses to Urijah Faber,Caol Uno and Bart Palaszewski. Upon his return to action, he picked up a quick victory over Aaron Miller at W-1, which caught the attention of the WEC. Menjivar made his WEC debut in a losing effort against Bard Pickett via decision. With the merger of the WEC and UFC, Menjivar joined the promotion with two victories, one over Charlie Valenica via TKO at UFC 129 and unanimous decision over Nick Pace at UFC 133. Next Wednesday night Menjivar takes on TUF 14 Alumni John Albert (7-1) who had an extremely impressive showing at the TUF 14: Finale when he took out Dustin Prague via TKO in 69 seconds. Here Menjivar’s thoughts on his bout tonight.
Dave & Kevin will also be discussing all of the results of UFC 143, but in depth at the controversial decision for the Interim Welterweight champion between Carlos Condit and Nick Diaz, Diaz’s retirement and much more in 2 hours of MMAgic.
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