Article

Wilson out, Mike Pyle in against Larson in UFC 98 Prelim Bout

Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - Mixed martial arts veteran Mike Pyle will make his long-awaited UFC debut Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena as he takes on Brock Larson in a UFC 98 prelim bout. Pyle replaces Chris Wilson, who was a last-minute scratch from the event.
By Thomas Gerbasi

Mixed martial arts veteran Mike Pyle will make his long-awaited UFC debut Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena as he takes on Brock Larson in a UFC 98 prelim bout. Pyle replaces Chris Wilson, who was a last-minute scratch from the event.

Pyle (17-5-1) has nearly ten years in the fight game under his belt, and he’s faced a Who’s Who of the sport, such as Quinton Jackson, Jon Fitch, Shonie Carter, Jake Shields, Matt Horwich, and Rory Markham. Known as a submission artist who has ended 15 of his 17 wins by tap out, the Tennessee native will be looking to extend his four fight winning streak on Saturday night.

Media

Recent
UFC correspondent Megan Olivi catches Raiders player Justin Tuck backstage at UFC 177. The two-time Pro Bowler reflects on his MMA training with Ramsey Nijem and how excited he is for his first UFC event.
30/08/2014
UFC 177 at Sleep Train Arena on August 30, 2014 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
30/08/2014
Megan Olivi joins Sacramento native Urijah Faber for a tour of the UFC 177 host city. You can watch the full video on UFC Fight Pass here: http://www.ufc.tv/video/my-city-urijah-faber
29/08/2014
The cursed fight card becomes a Cinderella story as the main event changes on weigh-in day. Renan Barao bows out for medical reasons, creating a once-in-a-lifetime chance for Joe Soto to face champion T.J. Dillashaw.
30/08/2014