UFC Fighter Jordan Mein Retires From MMA At The Age Of 25

UFC fighter Jordan Mein has announced his retirement from the sport at just 25 years of age. The news comes as a big surprise as Mein was a talented, establish welterweight who’d been fighting at a high level now for several years in both the Strikeforce and UFC promotions. However, despite still being relatively young, Mein does have a long history in combat sports and had already...
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August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC welterweight contender Jordan Mein retires from MMA competition at 25

Jordan Mein may be just 25 years old, but he's devoted 12 years of his young life to MMA competition and has 39 professional fights in some of the world's top promotions to show for it. After all that work and battling, the "Young Gun" out of Alberta has decided he's had enough. "I'm ready to transition to a different part of my life. I've been at this for 12 years, 10 years professionally...
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August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fighter Jordan Mein Retires At 25

Jordan Mein (pictured) has become the second UFC fighter to retire within the last four days. Much like Frankie Perez, who is just 26, Mein hangs up his MMA gloves at 25, well before the prime of his career. Mein’s retirement was announced on this week’s edition of “UFC Tonight.”Mein started his mixed martial arts career at the age of 16. After notching 39 professional...
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 183: Thiago Alves Kicks the Air and Fight Out of Jordan Mein

MMA Fighters are accustomed to taking all kinds of abuse; even the good ones. Unless you dominate a fight like a fat kid dominates cakes it is kind of hard to not get hit or kicked at least once or twice during a fight. Since those kinds of fights do not make for good viewing Dana White does what he can to avoid them for sure.The Alves-Mein fight was certainly not one of those fights...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Thiago Alves stuns Jordan Mein with come from behind win

LAS VEGAS -- Thiago Alves isn't done yet. The former welterweight title challenger scored a stunning come from behind TKO win over Jodan Mein Saturday night at UFC 183.  In the first round, Mein hurt Alves badly, time and again, mixing in uppercuts and looping hooks with excellent angles in his foot work. For his part, Alves swung back gamely but got the worse end of a firefight...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Thiago Alves Defeats Jordan Mein By TKO At UFC 183

Thiago Alves struggled against Jordan Mein’s reach and slick striking in the first round of their pay-per-view opener tonight at UFC 183, but he hit the ground running in the second round and folded Mein to the mat with a fight-ending body kick. Round One: Alves misses with an early leg kick, but Alves finds a home for his own one. Mein with a right hand that lands. Alves...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Thiago Alves Vs Jordan Mein Set For UFC 183 in January

An intriguing welterweight match-up between talented strikers Thiago Alves and Jordan Mein has been announced for UFC 183 on January 31st in Las Vegas. After two years out of the sport due to injuries, former title contender Alves finally returned to the Octagon in April and looked to be in good form in a ‘Fight Of The Night’ performance against Seth Baczynski which ended in...
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October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Thiago Alves Faces Jordan Mein at UFC 183

Thiago Alves (pictured) vs. Jordan Mein: Take two. On Thursday, a welterweight scrap between Alves and Mein was added to the UFC 183 roster. The UFC announced the bout via Twitter. The 170-pounders were initially slated to collide at UFC Fight Night Tulsa, but Alves was forced to withdraw with an undisclosed injury. Mein proceeded to TKO Mike Pyle that August evening. Mein has won...
October 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC fight night: How distractions can become motivating factors

This past weekend, the UFC did the mixed martial arts fans around the world a huge favor and treated them to two extremely entertaining fight cards in one day. On Saturday, August 23, 2014 the UFC took over your combat entertainment needs with UFC fight night 48 in Macau, China and UFC fight night 49 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Both cards, stacked with relatively unfamiliar names to average...
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Bans Jordan Mein’s Father From Fight After Sexual Assault Arrest

Just minutes before Jordan Mein tipped the scale Friday in preparation for tonight’s UFC Fight Night 49 scrap against Mike Pyle, James Lee Mein (pictured), Jordan’s father, was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting the hotel housekeeper at their Tulsa hotel. Although Lee posted his $2,000 bail early this morning, the UFC has barred him from attending his son’s fight...
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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