Team Iridium Preview for UFC Vegas 75
LAS VEGAS — Seven Iridium Sports Agency clients represent the squad in the Octagon at UFC Vegas 75 on Saturday in Las Vegas.
Modestas "The Baltic Gladiator" Bukauskas enters the cage for the 20th time as a professional as he takes on Zac Pauga in light-heavyweight action. Modestas is going for his second straight/third overall UFC victory. The former Cage Warriors champ's 14-5 record includes nine knockouts, a pair of submissions and one Performance Bonus.
Alessandro "Nono" Costa is ready to earn his first UFC victory against Jimmy Flick in the flyweight division. Alessandro, a former champ under the Lux Fight League banner, boasts a record of 12-3 (six submissions, three knockouts).
Miles "Chapo" Johns looks to climb to 5-2 in the UFC with a second straight victory over Raoni Barcelos in bantamweight action. The former Legacy Fighting Alliance champ is eager to take home his third Performance Bonus. His 13-2 record is comprised of four KOs and a pair of submissions.
Cristian "Problema" Quinonez looks to climb to 2-0 in the UFC with a sixth straight victory over Kyung Ho Kang in the bantamweight division. Cristian scored his 10th KO in his UFC debut. The former Ultimate Warrior Challenge champ's 18-3 record also includes three submissions.
Joaquim "Netto BJJ" Silva hunts for his second straight/sixth overall UFC victory against Arman Tsarukyan in their lightweight showdown in the Co-Main Event. Joaqim brings a 12-3 record into Saturday's action (seven knockouts, three submissions), and is looking to earn a third Performance Bonus.
Nikolas “Iron” Motta and Manuel “El Loco” Torres meet in a must-see lightweight matchup. Nikolas, a former champ under the Cage Fury FC banner, is hunting for his second straight first-round stoppage in the Octagon. Nikolas’ record is 13-4 (nine KOs). Manuel is also coming off a first-round stoppage victory in the Octagon. Manuel is hunting for his fifth straight first-round finish and second straight Performance Bonus as he tries to up his record to 14-2. He has six KOs and six submissions on his resume.
ABOUT IRIDIUM SPORTS AGENCY
Iridium Sports Agency is a full-service professional management firm for the world’s best combat sports athletes, including UFC World Flyweight Champion Brandon Moreno and many other athletes in the UFC’s Top 15 rankings. Founded in 2009 by attorney Jason House, Iridium represents more than 100 athletes in the UFC, Bellator and ProFightLeague, as well as many of the world’s best wrestlers, including reigning Olympic Gold Medalist David Taylor. Iridium's world-wide team of industry-leading agents is devoted to assisting athletes in all aspects of their professional lives, and consistently setting new standards for sports management.