Kissimmee, Florida: Taura MMA 11: Moreira vs Wilson takes place on October 30, 2020, at Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee, Florida.
In the main event, Light heavyweight Champ Richardson Moreira fighting out of Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil will be defending his belt against Jonathan Wilson fighting out of California. In the co-main event, we will see a Heavyweight bout as Antônio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva fighting out of Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil meet Brett Martin fighting out of Hesperia, Michigan.
Opening up the fight card for the evening will be newly signed MTK Global MMA talent, Jesse “Big Cat” Arnett, fighting out of Calgary, Canada takes on Pedro Souza fighting out of Jaciara, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
MTK Global MMA Fighter Managing Partner Muhammad Rizvan Ali had this to say about Jesse: “MTK is very excited to have Jesse on their roster because he is a great talent who has the potential to go far in MMA. Jesse is a renowned talent in Canada who won the TKO title which was one of the greatest MMA promotions in Canada. Also, he won Hard Knocks BW title as well.”
Jesse Arnett stated: “I’m excited to be involved in Taura MMA event like this! Love the match and can’t let the opportunity pass.“
Jesse “Big Cat” Arnett is ranked 3rd of 64 active Canada Pro Bantamweights and is also ranked 3rd of 20 active Québec Pro Bantamweights. Arnett has held the TKO Bantamweight title, Hard knocks Bantamweight Title, and Fight Night Bantamweight Title. Jesse was on a winning hot streak winning 12 fights in a row. He did lose 2 fights after but bounced back winning his last fight against Adam Burke MacDougall by rear-naked choke at FLA 1. He’s now looking to add another win under his belt when he takes on Pedro Souza who’s currently ranked 83rd of 593 active Latin America Pro Lightweights.
Jesse Arnett Fighter Profile:
- Name: Jesse Arnett
- Pro MMA Record: 16-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
- Nickname: Big Cat
- Current Streak: 1 Win
- Age: 36 | Date of Birth: 1984.07.11
- Last Fight: February 08, 2020, in FLA
- Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 135.6 lbs
- Affiliation: Tilt MMA
- Height: 5’9″ (175cm) | Reach: 69.0″ (175cm)
- Born: Canada
- Fighting out of Calgary, Alberta
- Foundation Style: Wrestling
Taura MMA 11 Fight Card (so far):
- R. Moreira vs. Jonathan Wilson 205 lbs
- Antônio Silva vs. Brett Martin 265 lbs
- Daron Cruickshank vs. Deivison Ribeiro 155 lbs
- William Macário vs. Rico Farrington 177 lbs
- Kyle Bochniak vs. Timothy Teves 145 lbs
- DJ Linderman vs. Marcelo Golm 265 lbs
- Raush Manfio vs. Zach Juusola 160 lbs
- Pedro Souza vs. Jesse Arnett 125 lbs