UFC heavyweight veteran, Josh Parisian, is the fighter to look at throughout UFC Vegas 29 on Saturday night time from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
Josh Parisian makes his return to the Octagon on Saturday night time for the primary time in 2021. The 31-year-old heavyweight from Brighton, Michigan, appears to bounce again in a significant manner when he takes on Roque Martinez in the course of the UFC Vegas 29 prelims, that are set to air on ESPN and ESPN+.
Parisian is at present 13-4 as knowledgeable and final competed in November 2020 in opposition to Parker Porter. Parisian’s six-fight profitable steak was snapped, as Porter defeated the 17-fight veteran by unanimous choice.
Parisian’s was first launched to the UFC after knocking out Chad Johnson throughout Dana White’s Contender Sequence in Aug. 2020.
Regardless of the latest setback, Parisian is primarily a knockout artist and has 10 KO/TKO victories to his credit score. He has solely seen the judges thrice, and infrequently sees a 3rd spherical.
How will Josh Parisian truthful in opposition to Roque Martinez?
Martinez is 15-7-2 and is on a two-fight wanting skid. That is Martinez’s first look of 2021 and hasn’t skilled a victory since February 2020 in opposition to Hideki Sekine, as he completed the combat with soccer kicks contained in the opening spherical.
Martinez entered the UFC after having a stint with RIZIN, however his tenure has not gone based on plan. He’ll look so as to add to his well-rounded skillset, as he has eight KO/TKO’s and three submission wins so far.
Will Parisian get again on monitor throughout the division or will Martinez start a brand new streak of his personal and ascend his manner up the heavyweight rankings? The world will discover out Saturday night time.
UFC Vegas 29 takes place on Saturday, June 19, 2021, reside from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV Observe together with FanSided for all of your reside information and highlights.