UFC 174: Ryan Jimmo to Face Ovince St. Preux
By FCF Staff
The line-up for UFC 174 has received another main card addition, as Ryan Jimmo will take on light-heavyweight Ovince St. Preux.
The June 14th card will be hosted by Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia. In the main event, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will face Ali Bagautinov.
News of the bout was reported first by the The Province and was retweeted by the UFC.
Jimmo (19-3) is coming off a first round, stoppage win over Sean O’Connell at the TUF Nations Finale, after losing via TKO (due to a leg injury) versus Jimi Manuwa in October.
St. Preux (15-5) is riding a four fight win streak, and most recently choked out Nikita Krylov with a shoulder choke at UFC 171.
UFC 174 will also feature a bout between welterweight contenders Tyron Woodley and Rory MacDonald.