Tim Means vs. Jorge Masvidal added to UFC on Fox 7
A lightweight fight has been added to UFC on Fox 7 as Tim Means looks set to take on Jorge Masvidal.
Entering this fight in a superb run of form, former King of the Cage champion Tim Means (18-3-1) will look to keep that momentum going. He is undefeated in his last eleven professional contests however was sort of defeated by a sauna in December when he slipped, banged his head and was ruled out of UFC on Fox 5 on the day of the weigh ins. He is well versed in all areas however his striking is where he shines. He has finished all but two of his opponents, with thirteen coming by (T)KO and three by submission.
Coming into the UFC for the first time in his career, former Strikeforce lightweight number one contender Jorge Masvidal (23-7-0) will want to impress on his debut. In addition to Strikeforce, Masvidal has also fought under the Bellator and Sengoku banners previously. The American Top Team fighter has some excellent skills on the feet and a great gas tank too. He has eleven finishes in his career, with ten coming by (T)KO and one by submission.
UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez takes place 20th April from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California and is headlined by a lightweight title fight between Benson Henderson and Gilbert Melendez.
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