MMA, martial arts

Los Angeles, California’s Jordan Wright earns 1st UFC win, beats Isaac Villanueva at ‘UFC Vegas 7’ in Nevada

Isaac Villanueva, Sean Shelby, Jordan Wright (©UFC)

Isaac Villanueva, Sean Shelby, Jordan Wright (©UFC)

Jordan “The Beverly Hills Ninja” Wright, 28, of Los Angeles, California, United States has earned his first victory in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The undefeated Californian mixed martial artist was one of the winners at “UFC on ESPN 15,” also known as “UFC Vegas 7.”

Featuring nine MMA matches, “UFC Vegas 7” took place at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States on August 22, 2020. In the third bout of the evening, Wright fought Isaac “Hurricane Ike” Villanueva, 36, of Houston, Texas, USA in the light heavyweight division.

After 1 minute and 31 seconds in the first round, Wright was declared the winner via technical knockout via doctor stoppage. Here are the details:

Countries represented

Fighters

1. Brazil
  1. Amanda Lemos
  2. Pedro Munhoz
2. Guam
  1. Trevin Jones
3. Japan
  1. Mizuki Inoue
4. Kazakhstan
  1. Mariya Agapova
5. Poland
  1. Marcin Prachnio
6. Russia
  1. Timur Valiev
7. USA
  1. Austin Hubbard
  2. Carlton Minus
  3. Daniel Rodriguez
  4. Dwight Grant
  5. Isaac Villanueva
  6. Frankie Edgar
  7. Joe Solecki
  8. Jordan Wright
  9. Matthew Semelsberger
  10. Mike Rodriguez
  11. Shane Dobson

 

 

Wright made his UFC debut at “UFC Vegas 7.” It was Villanueva’s second outing in the Las Vegas-based MMA promotion.

  • Division: Light Heavyweight
  • Fight number: 3 of 9

RED CORNER

BLUE CORNER

Fighter Jordan Wright Isaac Villanueva
Fight Name The Beverly Hills Ninja Hurricane Ike
Age 28 36
Height 6’1″ 6’3″
Team
Previous UFC bouts 0 1


Fight result

  • REFEREE: Jason Herzog
  • WINNER: JORDAN WRIGHT
  • METHOD: Technical Knockout due to a Doctor’s Stoppage
  • TIME AND ROUND: 1:31 of Round 1

Professional MMA record after “UFC Vegas 7”

Jordan Wright Isaac Villanueva
Wins 11 17
Losses 0 11
Draws 0 0
No Contests 1 0

 

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