Canada’s TJ Grant on UFC 97 Card
It is being reported that TKO and King of the Cage veteran TJ Grant will be on the UFC 97 card in Montreal according to the website aroundtheoctag0n.com.
Grant, who hails from Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, has recently beaten two former UFC fighters two earn his UFC shot – Forrest Petz at TKO 35 and Chad Reiner at a PFP show. Grant last fought at Phoenix Fight Promotion against Beau Baker – winning by armbar. Grant has a record of 13-2 and was one of Canada’s top Welterweights that were unsigned by a top promotion.
It is also rumoured the TJ Grant’s opponent will be Ryo Chonan. Since coming to the UFC, Chonan has been 1-2 – losing to Karo Parisyan and Brad Blackburn but defeating Roan Carneiro by Split Decision.