One of the more highly anticipated main events has been announced for UFC Vancouver in September, Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone will be taking on Justin Gaethje. After the news broke early on Thursday morning, there was a ton of excitement from the MMA community at large. Cerrone enters this fight at an impressive 36-12 for his career, while Gaethje has risen through the ranks to sit 20-2. This is relatively short notice for a fight on September 14, but it has the makings of a really epic card.
Leon Edwards Ready to Make a Statement
Having been dubbed ‘the quiet man of British MMA’ Leon Edwards is ready to make a statement this weekend. He gears up for an intriguing Welterweight bout with Rafael dos Anjos in their main event at UFC San Antonio. Edwards wants to prove to people that you can make it to the top in the UFC just by being a good fighter. He isn’t interested in the brash styles of Conor McGregor and really just wants that belt around his waist.
Arlovski Aiming for Heavyweight Title Run
Andrei Arlovski is gearing up for his 30th UFC bout this weekend, the most by any heavyweight in UFC history. The 40-year-old is 27-18 in his MMA career and 16-12-1 in his UFC bouts.
While many fans thought this may be his last fight, ‘The Pitbull’ believes he has several good years left. His ultimate aim is to repeat history and hold that lucrative championship belt once again.