Jim Miller is scheduled to fight Beneil Dariush this Saturday at UFC on Fox 15 and recently spoke about the upcoming fight.
“It should be a fun fight,” says Miller. “He and I match up very well. This fight could go anywhere but I’m confident I will go in and get the stoppage. I’m a guy who doesn’t like winning by decision. I don’t need someone else to tell me when I’ve won a fight.”
Jim Miller (24-5) 3 KO, 14 Subs & 7 Dec wins. He is 3-1-1 in his last five bouts. Two of those wins come by submission and one comes by decision. He beat Joe Lauzon by unanimous decision at UFC 155, but then went to fight Pat Healy at UFC 159, but the fight was overturned by the commission, so it was a no contest. He beat Fabricio Camoes at UFC 168 by first round armbar, then followed it up with a first round guillotine choke at UFC 172 over Yancy Medeiros. In his In his next/latest bout prior to UFC on Fox 15, he lost to Donald Cerrone in July of 2014 by second round knockout.
Miller believes that some people are overlooking him in this fight and he believes he could be a spoiler for Beneil Dariush this Saturday
“It’s a role I’ve played before and I don’t mind playing it again,” says Miller. “I’ve made a career out of fighting the toughest guys I could. Everybody I fight I take very seriously. I am always hoping to fight the best guy out there. I train to be the best and I come in and try to fight my fight.”
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