Former Bellator announcer Jimmy Smith joins UFC

Former Bellator announcer Jimmy Smith announced today in a press release that he has joined the UFC broadcast team as a color commentator.

Smith will help call UFC Fight Nights, and pay-per-view events along with pre-show programming.

A former fighter, Smith called fights for Bellator for seven years starting in 2010. Bellator replaced Smith with referee John McCathy.

Terms were not disclosed.



Kenai is a former Postmedia Network online news and sports editor. He is the Editor-in-Chief for MMA Crossfire.


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