June 12th, 2011
Tiger Muay Thai and MMA Phuket Veteran Joe Ray signs 4 fight Strikeforce deal
Tiger Muay Thai and MMA training camp, Phuket, Thailand is proud to announce that American Top Team fighter and MMA Phuket alumni Joe Ray has signed a 4 fight contract with the ZUFFA owned Strikeforce promotion. Fighting for Strikeforce: on the Overeem vs. Werdum event taking place June 18 at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Joe Ray’s bout will airs on HDNet, while the main card is shown on the Showtime Network.
Joe Ray is a multiple time guest of Tiger Muay Thai and went 2-0 fighting MMA for Tiger Muay Thai, with both wins coming on the Martial Combat promotion, broadcasted on the ESPN STAR Sports network to over 310 million homes in 24 countries.
Joe Ray, 5-1 as a pro will be facing Nah-Shon Burrell as he looks to move up the welterweight rankings.