Check out the second fighter to be profiled on The Fighters Hub “Fighter Profiles”:
Name: Jose Luis Barreiro
Nickname: The American Bulldog
Country of Origin: USA
Gym: UFC Gym BJ Penn
Weight Class: 155
Promotions Fought For: MMA Solutions, Destiny MMA and Star Elite Promotions
How did your MMA journey commence?
I enlisted in the Army, into 1/75th Ranger Regiment and gained interest into the then forming Combatives Program
What is it about MMA that attracts you to the sport?
It’s two people testing their raw, natural talents against each other. No matter how high stressed or high paced your career or life are, you can get into a cage and let everything channel into raw actions.
Who was your favourite fighter growing up?
What sort of a fighter would you say you are?
I am a very technical fighter with deadly submissions.
What has been your most memorable moment in MMA thus far?
Having my friends, family and fans be there for my fight when I was awarded fight of the night.
For potential promotions or sponsors out there – what separates you from the rest of the fighters in the sport?
I am an honorable and respectful fighter and role model. I believe in upholding standards at all times and giving back to the community and younger generations.
Your dream fight – who would it be?
What would you say is your penultimate goal in MMA?
To become a professional fighter with a steady career in the sport.
You can check out a few of Jose’s awards and belts below: