Unbeaten Canadian bantamweight prospect Josh Hill moves closer to UFC deal with win at SFS 5
August 30, 2012
The momentum of eight straight professional wins continued for four star bantamweight prospect Josh Hill (9-0) in the main event of Score Fighting Series 5. The 25 year old Hill took a three round unanimous decision over a fellow Canadian with big league aspirations in John Fraser (10-4). Hill snapped Fraser's seven fight winning streak with timely wrestling and pure positional dominance on the canvas.
With UFC level talent Hill continues to prove he is one of Canada's brightest prospects at any weight class. The 5'6 Hill would instantly be competitive in the promotion's 135 pound division and would a perfect fit for the UFC 154 in Montreal undercard. A few months shy of his 26th birthday Hill entered 2012 as the number seven bantamweight prospect in MMA according to ULTMMA.com.
Score Fighting Series 5 results
*Josh Hill def.* John Fraser by Unanimous Decision
*Jesse Ronson def. Alex Ricci by Unanimous Decision
*Rick Glenn def. Tristan Johnson by TKO (Punches) 4:26 R2
*Elias Theodorou def. Simon Marini by Unanimous Decision
Kyle Prepolec def. Jason Meisel by Submission Triangle Choke 2:58 R2
Jason Saggo def. Eric Attard by Submission Rear Naked Choke 3:24 R1
Ryan Dickson def. Christopher St. Jean by TKO (Punches) 2:42 R1
Adam Assenza def. Taylor Solomon by Split Decision
Eric Aaron Montgomery def. Frank Marques by TKO (Doctor Stoppage) 4:20 R1
Jeff Sharkey def. Robert Thomas by Split Decision
*Prospect to watch