Pros react to Ovince Saint Preux vs Ben Rothwell at UFC Jacksonville

Ovince Saint Preux

A heavyweight scrap between Ovince Saint Preux and Ben Rothwell served as the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC event in Jacksonville.

Saint Preux (24-13 MMA) was making his heavyweight debut this evening in Florida. Prior to moving up a division, ‘OSP‘ was coming off submission victory over Michal Oleksiejczuk at UFC Denmark.

Meanwhile, Ben Rothwell returned from a near three-year layoff in March of 2019. Since then ‘Big Ben’ has gone 1-2, scoring a TKO victory over Stefan Struve in his most recent Octagon appearance this past December.

Tonight’s UFC Jacksonville co-main event proved to be a..

Official UFC Jacksonville Result: Ovince Saint Preux vs. Ben Rothwell

Check out how the pros reacted to Rothwell defeating Saint Preux below:

https://twitter.com/CubSwanson/status/1260773099332440065

https://twitter.com/JonnyBones/status/1260776018035372034

 

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This article first appeared on BJPENN.com on May 13, 2020