Found June 11, 2012 on
UFC officials announced today that Joey Beltran will face James Te Huna at UFC on FUEL TV 4 July 11th in San Jose, California. Beltran, returning as a light heavyweight, replaces Brandon Vera, Te Huna’s original opponent, who now faces Mauricio “Shogun” Rua in the main event of UFC on FOX 4. Beltran, a former heavyweight, was released from the promotion in January after dropping four of his last five fights. Since his release, Beltran dropped to light heavyweight and defeated Anton Talamantes by decision at C3 Fights in April.

Joey Beltran Gets Another Shot, Fights James Te Huna at ‘UFC on FUEL TV 4′

What does it take to earn another shot with the UFC? In Joey Beltran’s (Pictured) case, a bad ass nickname and a unanimous decision win over Anton Talamantes in C3 Fights. “The Mexicutioner” returns to the big leagues following a one-fight absence to tango with James Te Huna at “UFC on FUEL TV 4.” Beltran was released by the planet’s premier mixed martial arts promotion...

Joey Beltran is back to face James Te Huna at UFC on FUEL TV 4

Joey Beltran returns to the UFC as a light heavyweight to take on James Te Huna at UFC on FUEL TV 4. Beltran takes the spot of Brandon Vera who was recently selected to meet Mauricio “Shogun” Rua in the main event of UFC on FOX 4. The tough Beltran (14-7) compiled a 3-4 record while competing as a heavyweight with the UFC. During his last appearance inside the octagon Beltran...
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