Florida has had many stars grace the big stage of the UFC like Jim Alers and many others. In today’s episode of Across The Pond, you will meet a gator-like fighter looking to clamp down on the competition in the UFC’S Welterweight division. A professional since February 2012 and representing American Top Team Cape Coral, 27 year old Niko Price owns a 10-0-1 record consisting of seven knockouts, two submissions and one decision. Eight of Niko’s ten career victories have come in the first round.
In his MMA debut, Niko submitted Alejandro Gomez via armbar in the first round. Then he defeated Mikerson Lindor via TKO in the first round. Niko also defeated David Hayes and Danilo Padilha da Silva respectively. At Fight Time 23, he defeated Michael Lilly via TKO in the second round. Niko defeated Maurice Salmon via TKO in round one. He also defeated Jose Caceres via TKO in the first round. At Fight Time 32, Niko defeated Willie Hosch via unanimous decision. In his UFC debut at UFC 207 he submitted Brandon Thatch via arm triangle choke in the first round. At UFN 114 in Mexico City, he defeated Alan Jouban via TKO in the first round and earned Performance of the Night in the process. At UFN 119 on October 28 Niko will face well rounded Brazilian Luan Chagas in a Welterweight affair. Good luck Niko!