Soon after, the protege of previous UFC light-heavyweight champ, Lyoto Machida began his professional MMA career on the local scene in Brazil for IMCF where he lost his debut by unanimous decision. This would be his sole loss in the sport as he progressed from the local scene to making his North American launching for the MMA company LFA. Now, 5 wins later and a brief stint as the LFA featherweight champ, Souza now finds himself in the pursuit of success in the UFC, and on a path numerous of his compatriots have actually walked and been successful on the greatest phase of them all.
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Find out about UFC beginner, Bruno Souza ahead of his featherweight launching at MSG.
UFC 268 will take place on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, in New York City. The occasion will be held at Madison Square Garden and is the organizations 5th check out to the iconic arena. Fans can expect an action-packed card that features two title fights, a title eliminator, and a number of fighters making their UFC launching.
One of those debutants is previous LFA featherweight champion, Bruno Souza who actions in to change TJ Laramie on simply 8 days notice.
Fans of LFA will be familiar with Souza who since joining the company in 2019, developed a solid foundation at featherweight with significant wins over ex-UFC fighter Kamuela Kirk and Bellator light-weight Mike Hamel in pursuit of clinching the uninhabited LFA featherweight title via unanimous choice at LFA 114.
Former LFA champ, Bruno Souza, has a background in karate
Shortly after, the protege of previous UFC light-heavyweight champion, Lyoto Machida began his professional MMA career on the regional scene in Brazil for IMCF where he lost his launching by unanimous decision. Now, 5 wins later and a short stint as the LFA featherweight champ, Souza now discovers himself in the pursuit of success in the UFC, and on a course many of his countrymen have actually walked and prospered on the greatest phase of them all.
Souza will be welcomed in his Octagon launching by the highly touted prospect, Melsik Baghdasaryan who makes just his second UFC appearance following a TKO win over Collin Anglin on his launching at UFC Vegas 33.