Jimmo Signs with UFC; First Fight Announced
Jimmo (16-1) last defeated Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou at MFC 31 and has reeled off 16 straight wins since losing his debut fight in 2007. He was awarded a four fight deal by the UFC.
His opponent Karlos Vemola (8-2) is 1-2 in the UFC. Vemola lost his last fight to Ronny Markes after finishing Seth Petruzelli for his first UFC win.
The card will be headlined by Melvin Guillard and Jim Miller and will be the first on the FX channel.