UFC Cuts 12 From The Roster


The UFC has released 12 fighters from the roster, those fighters are Daniel Jolly, Garreth McLellan, Roan Carneiro, Richard Walsh, Viscradi Andrade, Alessandro Ricci, Sam Sicilia, Mike De La Torre, Ning Guangyou, Alex Enlund, Michinori Tanaka and Reginaldo Vieira.

Jolly (5-2-0, 0-2-0 UFC): Went winless during his two fight run in the UFC, dropping bouts to Misha Cirkunov and Khalil Rountree.

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McLellan (13-6-0, 1-4-0 UFC): Hasn’t won a fight in almost two years and lone win in the promotion came over Bubba Bush at UFC Fight Night 76.

Carneiro (21-11-0, 3-5-0 UFC): Won two fights during his second UFC run, those two wins came over Mark Munoz and Kenny Robertson.

Walsh (9-5-0, 2-4-0 UFC): Leaves the promotion on a two fight losing streak, last win came over Steve Kennedy at UFC 193.

Andrade (19-6-0, 3-1-0 UFC): Only fighters of the 12 released with a winning record in the promotion, recently failed a USADA drug test.

Ricci (10-5-0, 0-2-0 UFC): Dropped two UFC fights to Jeremy Kennedy and Paul Felder, hasn’t won a fight in over a year.

Sicilia (15-8-0, 5-7-0 UFC): Fought more in the UFC than any other fighter on the list and leaves the promotion on a three fight losing streak.

De La Torre (14-7-0-1NC, 2-4-0-1NC UFC): Is leaving the promotion on a two fight losing streak, those losses came to Myles Jury and Godofredo Pepey.

Guangyou (5-4-1, 2-2-0 UFC): Hasn’t fought in almost seven months and all four of his UFC fights came at “Fight Night” events.

Enlund (14-2-0-1NC, 0-0-0 UFC): Only fighter on the list to never actually have a fight in the UFC, was pulled from potential UFC debut due to an injury.

Tanaka (11-3-0, 2-3-0 UFC): Will exit the promotion on a two fight losing streak and is a former Pacific Xtreme Combat Bantamweight Champion.

Vieira (13-5-0, 1-2-0 UFC): Exiting the promotion on a two fight losing streak and hasn’t won a fight in almost two years.

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