Kenny Florian to Fight Sam Stout on The Ultimate Fighter 3 Finale
May 30, 2006 (PRLEAP.COM) Sports NewsKenny Florian will fight Sam Stout on Saturday, June 24th during the Ultimate Fighter Season 3 finale. The fight will take place at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas and be broadcast live on Spike TV. With Florian and Stout viewed as leading contenders for the UFC’s Lightweight Division title, the fight will be the main event of the night.
”Originally, Sam and I were supposed to fight at 155 lbs on the UFC 58 (USA versus Canada) card, but unfortunately I had to drop out due to a back injury.” said Florian.
Stout ended up fighting and beating Team Militech hot shot Spencer Fisher. Stout is a TKO 155 lbs World Champion from London, Ontario Canada, Stout is on a 9 fight win streak.
"I will be bringing everything into the Octagon to beat him convincingly,” stated Florian, who recently returned from training at the famed Sityodtong camp in Thailand.
Florian was featured on the 1st season of The Ultimate Fighter. He ended up losing the middleweight final to Diego Sanchez. Since then he has won his two fights and holds an MMA record of 6-2.