Local Fighter Going For Belt This Saturday In Tucson, AZ
El Paso fighter, Misael Ynarritu will take on Ray Pina for the World Fighting Federation 170 lbs belt at Casino del Sol Fights, taking place at AVA Amphitheater in Tucson, AZ this Saturday night, October 1st.
Pina comes into the fight at 7 and 2. He started off his pro career with 4 straight wins, then proceeded to go loss, win, loss, win, win. Of his 7 victories, 2 came by KO/TKO, 3 by submission, and 2 by decision. Both of his losses have come by submission.
While Ynarritu comes in at 5 and 1. Training out of Sunland Park, NM at Gorilla MMA, Ynarritu is a jiu-jitsu specialist who has been working on his stand up with coaching from Isaac Nanez and UFC vet Darrill Schoonover. Schoonover is well versed in stand up with half of his 14 professional victories coming by KO/TKO.
You can check out a previous fight by Ynarritu below, where he comes away with the victory by submission.