Team Iridium Preview for UFC San Diego
LAS VEGAS — Ten Iridium Sports Agency clients are ready for battle at UFC San Diego on Saturday, including Marlon “Chito” Vera in the Main Event.
Marlon, the No. 5-ranked bantamweight in the UFC, eyes his fourth straight victory against Dominick Cruz. A win will be the 14th of Marlon’s UFC career. Marlon has earned $50,000 Performance Bonuses in his past three fights, along with four from earlier in his career. Marlon’s nine stoppage victories in the Octagon are the most ever for a bantamweight fighter in the UFC. Overall, Marlon is 19-7-1, with nine wins in his last 11 fights. He has eight wins by submission and seven by KO.
Loopy Godinez goes for her third straight UFC victory against Angela Hill in their 120-pound catchweight matchup. A win will be the fourth of Loopy’s UFC career and will improve her record to 9-2. The former Legacy Fighting Alliance champ’s resume includes a pair of submissions and a Performance Bonus.
Undefeated strawweight Yazmin Jauregui looks to climb to 9-0 in her highly anticipated Octagon debut against Iasmin Lucindo. Yazmin’s perfect record includes seven KOs.
David "Silent Assassin" Onama guns for his third straight stoppage victory in the Octagon against Nate Landwehr in their featherweight division. David’s 10-1 record consists of six wins by KO and four submissions. He's looking for his second Performance Bonus.
Charlie “The American Bad Boy” Ontiveros is ready to make a statement and earn his first UFC victory as he takes on Gabriel Benitez in the lightweight division. Charlie’s 11-8 record includes four KOs and two submissions.
Youssef “The Moroccan Devil” Zalal takes aim at his fourth UFC victory as he takes on Da’Mon Blackshear in the bantamweight division. Youssef is 10-5 with five submissions and a pair of KOs.
Top flyweight contenders Tyson Nam and Ode "The Jamaican Sensation" Osbourne square off. Tyson is hunting for his third UFC victory, while Ode is after his fourth win in the Octagon. Nam is 20-12-1, with 12 KOs and a submission. Ode is 11-4, with five submissions, four KOs and one Performance Bonus on his resume.
Josh “The Maverick” Quinlan and Jason “The Vanilla Gorilla” Witt meet in a battle of top welterweights. Josh is making his UFC debut and boasting a record of 5-0, 1 NC. All of Josh’s wins have come by stoppage (three submissions and two KOs). Jason is hunting for his third UFC victory. He is 19-8, with eight submissions and three knockouts.
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Iridium Sports Agency is a full-service professional management firm. Founded in 2009 by attorney Jason House, Iridium represents more than 100 fighters in the UFC, Bellator and ProFightLeague. Iridium's team of agents is devoted to assisting athletes in all aspects of their professional lives.