Win or lose, Munoz will join UFC
Munoz was originally scheduled to round out the last fight on his contract Sept. 10 at WEC 36, but was forced to withdraw due to an undisclosed injury.
Munoz spent much of his early career at
Roberts says Munoz has inked a deal to fight in the UFC following his fight with Barros, win or lose. He sees a bright future for the former Oklahoma State wrestler, given his work ethic.
"His last WEC fight he looked really sluggish to start with, I mean, he was fighting a guy that was 6-foot-8," Roberts said. "It took a minute for him to adjust, but he finished the guy in devastating fashion. That fight was on a Sunday, and him and Urijah were both there in the gym Monday by 5 o'clock the next day."