MMA (Boston)

Anything MMA related
 
HomeHome  PortalPortal  CalendarCalendar  GalleryGallery  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  MemberlistMemberlist  UsergroupsUsergroups  Log in  

Share
 

 UFC Veteran Josh Neer Debuts at 155 Pounds, & wins at GF

Go down 
AuthorMessage
JoeDaddy
Undisputed Champ!
Undisputed Champ!
JoeDaddy

Male
Number of posts : 1452
Age : 45
Location : Boston Mass.
Registration date : 2007-03-29

UFC Veteran Josh Neer Debuts at 155 Pounds, & wins at GF Empty
PostSubject: UFC Veteran Josh Neer Debuts at 155 Pounds, & wins at GF   UFC Veteran Josh Neer Debuts at 155 Pounds, & wins at GF Icon_minitimeSat 28 Jul 2007, 11:02 pm

UFC Veteran Josh Neer Debuts at 155 Pounds, & wins at GF 070728neer

Former UFC regular Josh Neer (22-6-1 MMA, 2-3 UFC) defeated UFC/PRIDE Fighting Champions veteran Paul Rodriguez (9-8-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) last night at GreenSparks Fighting Championship 5 near Des Moines, Iowa.
The main event capped off a 10-bout fight card that took place at the 7 Flags Event Center in Clive, Iowa.

Neer, who hasnít fought in the UFC since back-to-back losses to Josh Burkman (UFC 61) and Nick Diaz (UFC 62), was making his MMA debut at 155 pounds. It proved successful as he connected on a body punch that sent American Top Teamís Rodriguez to the canvas. Neer followed up with a series of elbow strikes before the referee stopped the bout at 1:38 of the first round.

It was a quality win for the 24-year-old Neer. Rodriguez, who suffered a first-round submission to Tony DeSouza at UFC 32, has a KO victory over Dennis Hallman on his resume (Hallman is the only fighter with two wins over former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes) and has fought professionally for nine years.

Neer trains with Miletich Fighting Systems in Iowa and has UFC victories over The Ultimate Fighter 2 welterweight winner Joe Stevenson and UFC veteran Melvin Guillard.

GreenSparks Fighting Championship is an Iowa-based organization that began promoting shows in 2006.
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://mma-boston.niceboard.com
 
UFC Veteran Josh Neer Debuts at 155 Pounds, & wins at GF
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Did Josh Tiu Break?
» Keith Andrews to leave Bolton Wanderers as likes of Josh Vela and Medo to step forward
» Josh Vela to be a dad!?
» Grade 9 destinations for 08-09 season
» 1961 Maryborough Gift - Veteran wins on 'flooded' track

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
MMA (Boston) :: Boxing News & Events!-
Jump to: