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UFC Signs Steve Bosse To Face Ryan Jimmo In April

UFC officials have inked new light-heavyweight prospect, Steve Bosse (pictured), to a multi-fight deal.

The promotion announced today that the former Hockey player will step up and face Ryan Jimmo on the ‘TUF Nations’ Finale event set for April.

The TUF Nations Finale Fight card features a main event between Michael Bisping and Tim Kennedy. The event is expected to air on FOX Sports 1 and is set for April 16 at the Colisee Pepsi in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

Bosse hails from the world-renowned Tristar Gym in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The knockout artist has amassed an impressive 10-1 record since his pro-mma-debut in 2007. His hit list includes victories over former UFC fighters Wes Sims, Marvin Eastman and Houston Alexander.

Jimmo last saw action in a TKO loss to Jimi Manuwa at UFC Fight Night 30. He hurt his leg mid-bout and was forced to withdraw from the contest.

With the latest addition the TUF Nations Finale event looks as follows:

Michael Bisping vs. Tim Kennedy
Patrick Cote vs. Kyle Noke
Mark Bocek vs. Evan Dunham
Shayna Baszler vs. Sarah Kaufman
K.J. Noons vs. Sam Stout
Steve Bosse vs. Ryan Jimmo
Mitch Gagnon vs. Tim Gorman
TBA vs. TBA – “TUF Nations” middleweight final
TBA vs. TBA – “TUF Nations” welterweight final

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