Feb 242013

Santa Ana, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2013

Joseph Leonidas Henle Fighter Highlights

Leonidas made his entrance in to the MMA spotlight by making the cast of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) reality show The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) Season 11, in March of 2010. Henle fought his way into the house by registering a come from behind victory over current UFC fighter Constantinos Phillippou. Henles second round submission by armbar win landed him a spot in the permanent cast for Season 11. UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell selected Henle to be a part of his team for the show. In the first round of the single elimination tournament to determine The Ultimate Fighter Season 11 Champion, Henle faced another current UFC fighter, Seth Baczynski. Their fight went to a sudden victory third round and eventually the judges unanimous decided that Baczynski had won the fight.

From November 2010 to August 2012, Henle reeled off 5 consecutive wins including an impressive first round TKO victory at Badbeat 3 in August of 2011. Joseph Henle returns to the Badbeat MMA cage to start a new win streak in front my hometown fans, according to Henle. Leonidas suffered his first defeat as a professional in October 2012 in which he sustained a leg injury. This will be his return to the cage in an effort to show everyone that I am fully healed, stated Henle, adding, there is no better place for my return than with BAMMA USA. After all, Henle is still undefeated inside the Badbeat MMA cage.

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