Welterweight prospect Greg Soto (8-2), who most recently lost to Daniel Roberts(12-1) at UFC 125 on Jan. 1, has been released from his Zuffa contract, according to MMADieHards.com. The Kurt Pellegrino protege went 1-2 in his short stint with the UFC.
Undefeated welterweight Dong Hyun Kim, fresh on the heels of a unanimous decision win over Nate Diaz at UFC 125, has signed a four-fight extension with Zuffa, according to The Korea Times.
Looks like "Mandingo" was handed his walking papers, as Antonio McKee (25-4-2) has been released by Zuffa following a split decision loss to Jacob Volkmann (12-2) in his Octagon debut at UFC 125 on Jan.1, according to FiveOuncesofPain.com.
The difference between a 170-pound Marcus Davis and a 155-pound "Irish Hand Grenade." Is Jeremy Stephens in trouble tonight (Jan. 1) at UFC 125: "Resolution" from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas? Props: Cagewriter