Las Vegas – The fourth season of the hit show Dana White’s Contender Series continues with Episode 3, featuring a lineup of rising athletes looking to make their dreams come true by impressing UFC President Dana White and earning a spot on the UFC roster.
The third episode of season four takes place on Tuesday, August 18 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT, with all five bouts streaming exclusively on ESPN+ in the US. ESPN+ is available through the ESPN.com, ESPNPlus.com or the ESPN App on all major mobile and connected TV devices and platforms, including Amazon Fire, Apple, Android, Chromecast, PS4, Roku, Samsung Smart TVs, X Box One and more. Fans can sign up for $4.99 per month or $49.99 per year, with no contract required.
NAME: Victor Reyna
NICKNAME: Victor “Kelevra” Reyna
WEIGHT CLASS: Welterweight
AGE: 34 years old – 8/5/86
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5-11, 170
LEG REACH: –
BIRTHPLACE: Fort Worth, TX
FIGHTING OUT OF: Fort Worth, TX
LANGUAGES SPOKEN: English, Spanish
STYLE: Muay Thai
TRAINER: Douglas Frey
TRAINING: Hard work every day
PROFESSIONAL MMA RECORD: 11-4, 1 NC
Episode 2 (6/25/19) Reyna lost a three round unanimous decision to Miguel Baeza
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training when I turned 20 as a way to get in shape. I started competing a few years later.
What ranks and titles have you held? None
Do you have any heroes? My mom
What would it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means that I get a chance to compete and prove myself against the best in the world.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I went to a trade school. I got my degree in automotive technology.
What was your job before you started fighting? I worked for seven years at a scrap metal company.
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Judo brown belt
Favorite grappling technique: Head and arm choke or armbar
Favorite striking technique: The one that puts them to sleep.
Twitter account name: @Vic_BadDogMMA
Facebook account: Victor “Kelevra” Reyna
Instagram account: vic_baddogmma
OTHER KEY POINTS:
- Pro since 2012
- Seven wins by KO, one by submission (triangle)
- Five first round finishes
- Is 3-1, 1 NC in his last five bouts
- Lost 2015 bout to UFC vet Kevin Holland
Q&A Courtesy of the UFC