Pick'em Leagues: THE BIG SHOW CASUAL BEST OF THE REST Single Event PvP: FANTASY POOLS Betting Leagues: THE BIG SHOW BEST OF THE REST
 

Jeremy Stephens draws UFC newcomer Ronnys Torres for UFC Fight Night 19

Print  
Posted By Message

emfleek

MMAPG Stunt Cock

emfleek Avatar
11
 
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:18,868
Career:2,607-1,381
Joined:Nov 2007
Camp: The Ringers
Chips:
2,286
Following the first back-to-back losses of his career, Jeremy Stephens (15-5 MMA, 3-4 UFC) will look to right the ship when he meets UFC newcomer and fellow lightweight Ronny Torres (14-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 19.

A source close to one of the fighters today told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) the bout is in the process on being finalized.

STORY

_______________________________________
"I'm like the superhero coming in with the anti-bullsh*t." - Nick Diaz

Post #1   7/6/09 4:50:21PM   

Twenty20Dollars

Heavyweight Champ

5




 
 
 


 
 
Posts:12,772
Career:1,572-1,001
Joined:Jun 2007
Chips:
1,196
Kinda looks like a bad matchup for Stephens, seeing as how torres has 7 sub wins.

Could be a good fight though.

Post #2   7/6/09 6:44:03PM   

whardin19

MMA Sensei

whardin19 Avatar
1
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:1,071
Career:1,069-653
Joined:Jul 2007
Camp: B-Robs Terror
Chips:
79
Yeah, it's a very bad matchup for Stephens. Torres is a good ground fighter and Stephens is notorious for doing bad against grapplers and submission specialists. I hope he wins though. He's one tough exciting fighter to watch.

Post #3   7/6/09 7:05:00PM   

ncordless

MODulation

ncordless Avatar
12
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:4,857
Career:2,076-1,211
Joined:Apr 2007
Camp: The Ringers
Chips:
1,104
Tough draw for Stephens. Torres is no joke and will probably sub Jeremy.

_______________________________________
Flame Not, Lest Ye Be Flamed Yourself.

Post #4   7/6/09 10:22:30PM   

prozacnation1978

Heavyweight Champ

prozacnation1978 Avatar
9
 
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:15,202
Career:3,192-1,715
Joined:Jul 2007
Camp: Dark Horse
Chips:
1,043
i heard about torres he is really good on the ground
tough choice for stephens and a loss he is out

Post #5   7/6/09 10:28:14PM   

Jesse_Canadian_MMA

Belt Contender

Jesse_Canadian_MMA Avatar
4



 
 
 


 
 
Posts:875
Career:1,776-1,097
Joined:Jan 2008
Camp: Canadian Fight Club
Chips:
69
good fight

Post #6   7/6/09 11:31:32PM   

MMAcca

Heavyweight Champ

MMAcca Avatar
10
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:8,129
Career:2,384-1,372
Joined:Apr 2007
Camp: Dark Horse
Chips:
804
This feels like the longest awaited debut ever!

Torres has been signed forever....

Post #7   7/7/09 1:21:44AM