Across the Pond Profile: UFC fighter Alex Munoz

Across the Pond Profile: UFC fighter Alex Munoz

Appearing on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series is often step one for a shot at gracing the UFC roster with numerous alumni across the first three seasons of the show receiving short notice call ups. In today’s episode of Across The Pond,Ā you will be introduced to a coastal blackbird looking to drape the lightweight division in a cloak of shame as he sets off on his debut voyage at UFC On ESPN Plus 32 on August 8. A professional mixed martial artist since September 2015 and representing Team Alpha Male, Alex MunozĀ owns an undefeated 6-0 record as a professional comprised of three decisions, two knockouts, and one submission. Munoz appeared on week six during the second season of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series in 2018 and has gone on to finish three of his six victories so far in his tenure as a pro-MMA fighter with three of those wins going the distance. All three of Munoz’s finishes during his pro career have come within the opening round of the fight.

In his MMA debut at Xtreme Knockout 27, he defeatedĀ Sonnie AnzalduaĀ via TKO in the first round. Munoz knocked outĀ Jessie Moreno in round one at Xtreme Knockout 28. Then at CUFF 10, he submittedĀ Richie RichardsonĀ via rear-naked choke in the first round to pick up his first and only submission win as a professional thus far. At Evolution Of Fighters 17 Munoz defeated MatheusĀ UbirajaraĀ via split decision. In the main headliner of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series week six of season two he defeated submission specialistĀ Nick NewellĀ via unanimous decision. At Trinity Kings 8 Munoz defeated another submission specialist inĀ Troy LamsonĀ via unanimous decision.

For his promotional debut with the UFC at UFC On ESPN Plus 32 on August 8, he will faceĀ Nasrat HaqparastĀ in an encounter at lightweight. Good luck Alex!

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