Ford to Take on Parisyan at MMA Live
Ryan Ford will be fighting Karo Parisyan at MMA Live 1. According to Ryan Ford, the fight will take place at the John Labatt Centre in London, Ontario on May 19th.
Ford, 14-3, has won six of his last seven fights including his last two against Pete Spratt and Johnny Davis. Now Ford will be facing his biggest challenge to date in Karo “The Heat” Parisyan.
Parisyan is 19-6 in his career and was a one time contender for the UFC Welterweight title. Although his last fight was a loss to UFC veteran Dennis Hallman, Parisyan has beaten fighters such as former UFC Welterweight champion Matt Serra, current Strikeforce Welterweight champion Nick Diaz, and current MFC Lightweight champion Antonio McKee.
Update: Top MMA News has heard that the commission has not approved the matchup yet.