A lightweight fight has been added to July’s TUF 19 season final when “The Motown Phenom” and “The Body Snatcher” go at it. UFC officials today announced Kevin Lee (7-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) and Jesse Ronson (13-4 MMA, 0-2 UFC) will meet at the event.
Kevin Lee has four wins coming by Submission and three by decision. He has never been finished in his career. Before making his UFC debut he was on a seven fight winning streak with four straight submission victories over fighters: Kyle Prepolec, Joseph Lite, Travis Gervais and Eric Moon. All of those fights happened in the year 2013. He made his UFC debut against Al Iaquinta, but lost via unanimous decision.
Jesse Ronson has six fights coming by KO victory, four by submission and three by decision. He has been knocked out one time, submitted one time and lost twice via decision. Prior to making his UFC debut he was on an eight fight winning streak, but when he made his UFC debut he lost to Michael Prazeres via split decision back in September and then a loss to Francisco Trinaldo via split decision in February.
Here is how the rest of the card looks like:
- Frankie Edgar vs. B.J. Penn
- opponent TBA vs. opponent TBA – middleweight tournament final
- opponent TBA vs. opponent TBA – light heavyweight tournament final
- Kevin Lee vs. Jesse Ronson
UFC officials will be adding more fights to this card and when they become available we will be adding new fights to this card. So stay tuned!