Report: Yancy Medeiros, Ryan Benoit lead current pack of UFC departures

Final Combating Championship (UFC) has parted methods with 4 extra fighters heading into the ultimate months of the 12 months and also you’ll in all probability acknowledge every one in every of them.

In accordance with current reviews by MMA Fighting and MMA Junkie, UFC as determined to half methods with light-weight veteran Yancy Medeiros, flyweight contender Ryan Benoit, thrilling featherweight Justin Jaynes, and younger prospect Jerome Rivera. All 4 fighters have competed and misplaced within the Octagon over the previous two months.

Medeiros, 33, has been a member of the UFC roster since 2013. The brawling Hawaiian has been a part of some fairly thrilling fights throughout his tenure, together with his wars in opposition to Alex Oliveira and Francisco Trinaldo. In whole, Medeiros earned a 6-8 (1 NC) document as a member of the UFC roster, however ended up dropping his final 4 Octagon appearances.

Benoit, 31, made his return to UFC this previous July after a one-year absence. Whereas Benoit has misplaced his final three journeys to the Octagon the veteran fighter does maintain a key knockout win over Sergio Pettis and went to a break up resolution with present UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno again in 2016.

Sadly for fighters up and down the UFC roster, the promotion is unlikely to cease its month-to-month cuts anytime quickly. UFC simply launched 5 fighters from the roster again in July and appear prepared to tug the plug on anybody coming off a loss. No one is protected.

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