One of the best Latin American Featherweight prospects!! Behind Andres Quintana as the second best Featherweight.
Made his name under Campbell McLaren promotion Combate Americas. 19-3 record Levy Saúl Marroquín, Victor Madrigal for wins that are respected Latin American prospects.
Now fighting in front of a new audience with the Professional Fighters League opportunity to build his brand in the United States.
30 years old
Combate Americas Featherweight Grand Prix finalist
#2 Mexican Featherweight prospect
Joe Giannetti Cage Titans 49
Former Ultimate Fighter 27 Lightweight finalist fighting on the regional scene fought for LFA and now fighting for the Cage Titans Lightweight title against Darius Estell.
Always cheering for Joe Giannetti he’s a stud and a savage. Cage Titans Lightweight Champion maybe gets a shot under a MAJOR promotion like Professional Fighters League, Combate Americas, KSW, Rizin or One Championship. Whatever brings the most money to the table.
Ultimate Fighter Season 27 finalist
Has a Tiktok account
Lisa Verzosa rising Bantamweight prospect fought basically of her fights under the Invicta FC promotion. Lisa one step closer to fighting for UFC when she fights Taneisha Tennant for the Invicta FC Bantamweight Title.
Lisa is a pitbull stocky like Amanda Nunes, Heavy hands looking forward to watching her Co-Main Event fight.
Bruno Souza LFA 114
Karate World Champion transferred his Karate success to the ring now fighting for the LFA Featherweight title with a 9-1 record right now. Defeated Elijah Johns(Miles Johns little brother) at LFA 102.
Next version of Lyoto Machida, Trains at Machida academy.
Winning the LFA Featherweight Title can compete on the Dana White Contender Series winning a UFC contract.
Charles Johnson LFA 114
Charles Johnson one of the best flyweights in the world, Current LFA Flyweight Champion. Winning the LFA Flyweight title against Yuma Horiuchi at LFA 100.
LFA 100 Johnson vs Horiuchi is a GREAT Flyweight fight constant pressure between them. Testament to Charles Johnson defeating a high level flyweight prospect.
LFA Flyweight Champion
trains at AKA Thailand
Hope he gets a opportunity on the Dana White Contender Series with a win.
João Camilo LFA 114
Nova União Goiás prospect 7-4 record prime of his career at 29 years old. Top Ten Flyweight Prospect in the United States.
Elmar Umarov LFA 114
St Charles MMA prospect trains with Julius Anglickas, Lucius “Cassius” Clay. Elmar Umarov 3-0 prospect hope grows in 2021 fighting for Legacy Fighting Alliance.
Dominant wrestler, Murdering his opponents. Born and raised in Russia now seeking a better life training hard at St Charles MMA.
Logan Storley lost by split decision to Yaraslav Amosov showed the improvements in his game. Facing one of the best Welterweights in the world.
Bounce back split decision win against Dante Schiro, Former LFA & One Championship fighter. Expected a dominant win against Schiro in his hometown of South Dakota but the pressure got to him.
Win is a win and Storley is the #5th Bellator Welterweight, Close to a title shot in 2021. Getting his revenge in 2021 against Yaraslav Amosov.
“It hurts your ego that you didn’t get to go do that for them, that’s why I was so disappointed. I wanted to go out there and put on an exciting show for the state of South Dakota,” Storley told the Argus Leader after not being able to get a TKO victory.
“I know it wasn’t the best performance, but I did that same thing with Yaroslav and made him the most exhausted he’s ever been,” said Storley. “That’s kind of my style, is grinding and adding more implements to it, to be more explosive and get damage. But he knows how deep I took him into those waters, and had him in trouble, and [Douglas] Lima didn’t do that to him.”
Next for Storley can face Neiman Gracie in his next fight. 4X NCAA All-American at University of Minnesota vs 2nd degree black belt under Renzo Gracie. Second most submission wins in Bellator history.
Second option is facing teammate Jason Jackson #3 Bellator Welterweight in a high level Welterweight fight. Waiting on line for a title shot. Definitely a fight worth waiting for and watching.
Third option is facing a HIGH LEVEL Bellator welterweight prospect like Jaleel Willis(LFA Welterweight Champion) 15-2 record.
Last option is sit and wait for the loser of MVP vs Douglas Lima.
Jornel Lugo vs Brian Moore
Jornel Lugo red hot since signing with Bellator. Defeating Cass Bell, Keith Lee. Top Ten Bellator Bantamweight right now. Move up few more rankings higher with wins against Leandro Higo, Brian Moore, Matheus Mattos.
Jornel Lugo responded in his post fight conference about fighting Brian Moore in Dublin on November 25th.
Looking forward to the Main Event of Jared Cannonier vs Kelvin Gastelum but this is a sneaky good card with some fights to watch to keep you tuned in until the main event.
Trevin Jones vs Saidyokub Kakhramonov
Trevin Jones 13-6 record looked really good in his LAST fight against Mario Bautista. Three fight winning streak.
UFC debut for the CFFC Bantamweight Champion Saidyokub Kakhramonov 8-2 record. Trains at Team Oyama with Marlon Vera, Alex Perez, Louis Smolka.
Vinc Pichel vs Austin Hubbard
13-2 Underrated UFC Lightweight ONLY TWO LOSSES are to Rustam Khabilov and Gregor Gillespie. Nothing but ashamed of Vinc Pichel. Fought on Ultimate Fighter Season 15 final losing to Al Iaquinta.
“I feel like I outmatch him everywhere, whether it’s striking, grappling, or even cage control and fight IQ,” Pichel told MMASucka. “I’m looking to finish the fight. I’m definitely not looking to fight 15 minutes. I’m going to be looking to finish him the whole time.” https://mmasucka.com/2021/08/15/vinc-pichel-vs-austin-hubbard/
“I’m not looking to fight him for 15 minutes. I’m looking to finish this kid. I want to go out there and make a statement. Normally, I like to beat the hell out of guys. I’ll grind them out and make them regret taking the fight, as you saw with Jim Miller. I tried to finish him, but Jim Miller is a hard guy to finish. I wasn’t able to finish him, so I just bruted him like I normally do. ” https://mmasucka.com/2021/08/15/vinc-pichel-vs-austin-hubbard/
38 years old facing off the former LFA Lightweight Champion… Austin Hubbard the 29 year old fighter.
3-3 UFC record looking to have the best fight of his life against the UFC vet Vinc Pichel
“I believe this is going to be a three-round war and one of those fights that has Fight of the Night potential,” he continued. “I’m confident where I’m at that I’m going to win that three-round war, but I’m definitely not taking this challenge lightly. From the fights I’ve watched and the things I’ve seen, he’s going to be there, he’s going to be bringing it, and I’m just really looking forward to this challenge.”
Kai Kamaka testing free agency after his UFC contract expiring. Smart move for the young Featherweight who had a tough go fighting for UFC. 1-2-1 UFC so far.
Fight of the Night against Tony Kelley, “Loss” against TJ Brown. Judges messed up the scoring on this fight many people think Kai Kamaka won, Kai Kamaka looked very good.
“Tomorrow we will be filing an appeal for the blatantly horrible decision against Kai Kamaka,” Kamaka’s manager Brian Butler wrote in a statement released to MMA Fighting. “I don’t believe I have seen one media outlet that gave that fight to TJ and from what I understand even TJ and his team say they didn’t win. There is little to no recourse on these judges not being able to do their jobs properly and for a fighter like Kai who moved his entire household from Hawaii to pursue this career, it’s simply not right.
Bad luck against Danny Chavez deducting a point because of a low blow in Round 2. Judges messed this one up too, Kai Kamaka won this fight as well. Congratulations to the GREAT judges.
Finish 10-3 with UFC right now if judges scored it right but anyway time for Kamaka to test free agency and see his real value.
Any MMA promotion can sign this talented Hawaiian Featherweight, Building up the featherweight division and become a promotional rising star.
If I was Brian Butler(Kai Kamaka manager) I’d have him sign somewhere besides UFC. Time to win a Featherweight title outside the UFC and make a high earning salary as well.
Attracting the UFC to sign him seeing the radical improvements in his GAME.
“I mean on a legit update I would say it’s between Bellator and PFL right now.” I’m just gonna say I have a deal done and it was done literally the same day that the UFC decided that they weren’t gonna renegotiate.” Kai Kamaka answers on the Touch Em up podcast
Sign with Bellator or PFl facing TALENTED Featherweights every fight. Returning to Bellator in the STACKED Bellator Featherweight division, Building his name on SHOWTIME. Making money fighting in the cage and earning extra money from sponsors.
Can’t have a better Co Main event for Bellator 265 with Adam Borics vs Jay Jay Wilson. Bellator Featherweight Title Contender fight between two rising Bellator featherweights.
Adam Borics jumped on the scene when defeating Aaron Pico. Riding high after the win defeating Pat Curran, Competing in the Bellator Featherweight Grand Prix defeating Mike Hamel, Erick Sanchez and impressive win against Jeremy Kennedy.
High level Featherweight training at Sanford MMA with Gilbert Burns, Michael Chandler, Vicente Luque, Jason Jackson and many more killers.
28 years old
3rd ranked Bellator Featherweight
Jay Jay Wilson is a future Bellator star in the making. Impressed me a lot when he fought Pedro Carvalho. Dominated beginning to end. Looks to defeat the respected Adam Borics in the toughest fight of his life.
24 years old
#5th ranked Featherweight
Wilson defeating Borics will show this kid is no hype the real deal, Will have a bright future ahead of him.
I can’t wait for this fight. Definitely will be watching.
Former Division One All- American wrestler at Minnesota, Bronze Medalist at the 2014 NCAA wrestling championship. Graduated with 119-27 College Wrestling record.
Transferring his successful college wrestling career to a MMA career. Right now having a 11-1 record. Last fight was against Yaroslav Amosov, Yes he lost but looked really good against him. Impressed how he kept going.
Definitely a learning experience for Storley, Shows he belongs with the best of the best Welterweights in the world.
Storley next fight is against Dante Schiro top 20 Welterweight prospect lost to Agilan Thani at One Championship . After leaving One Championship became Caged Aggression Welterweight Champion.
Fans will be cheering as Logan Storley in front of his hometown crowd in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Taking advantage of the momentum of the crowd to get the win and have a HOT STREAK in 2021, Pursuing the title.
Special all around talent, Looks better and better every time he spends inside the Bellator cage. Becoming a fan of the Bellator Bantamweight prospect.
Jornel Lugo 6-0 25 years old is the 8th ranked Bellator Bantamweight, Facing off the younger brother of Kevin Lee.. Keith Lee. Keith Lee is a talented fighter in his own right.
Looking forward to Lugo fight against Keith Lee. He’s a fighter I’ll be watching, Underrated fighter on the Bellator roster. Showing his improvement inside the Bellator cage.
Manel Kape one of the biggest signings in UFC lately former Rizin Bantamweight Champion, Superstar in Japan as he was training at AKA Thailand ran by Mike Swick (Ultimate Fighter 1 and former UFC Fighter) .
Kape started off 0-2 with UFC losing to Alexandre Pantoja and Matheus Nicolau.
However Kape FINALLY started to throw and attack. All or nothing in this fight and defeated Ode Osbourne with a first round KO. Looking like the Kape who fought for Rizin.
“I know that I will be a champion I have the characters of the champion you know I’ve been a champion and I’ll be 100% a champion in UFC this is true if everything will okay like tonight I’ll be a champion believe me.” Manel Kape
Confidence inside the Octagon can translate to a winning streak, Becoming a top 15 UFC Flyweight in 2021 or 2022.
” I should be in the top five that’s why the UFC brought me in.” Manel Kape
Dealing with adversity from the losses, Never forget where he came from. Born in Angola but immigrated to Portugal seeking a better life. Living his dream being one of the best flyweights in the world.
First goal was becoming Rizin Bantamweight Champion, Now looks to become UFC Flyweight Champion. He has all the talented in the world, All up here.
Manel Kape expecting a child this Winter that will be a extra boost mentally to become the #1 Flyweight in the world.
“I feel like I’m one of the smartest fighters in the world. I can see things that not everyone can see inside the octagon. I made this plan so perfect and everything went very well. I’m orthodox, but I can fight southpaw. I knew when I changed to orthodox, he would not see me – I would be like a ghost in front of him. I knew I’d change, and he’d move to try to attack me.”
Love to see a quick return before Winter for he can spend time with his wife. Barely any damage against Ode Osbourne. Earn as much money as possible negotiating his next contract.
Former TKO Flyweight Champion Malcom Gordon vs Manel Kape would be a fun matchup for each of them. Former champions before signing with UFC. Similar fighting styles looking for the finish in the early rounds. Definitely would watch this fight.
David Dvořák vs Manel Kape. David Dvorak #11th ranked Flyweight 20-3 record. Dvorak definitely a dangerous fighter. Flying under the radar with a 16 fight winning streak.
Sit and wait for the matchups Pantoja vs Royval, Alex Perez vs Matt Schnell.
Manel Kape end of 2021 without a doubt with the right mindset can be a flyweight title contender, Starting a UFC winning streak that can lead to a a UFC Flyweight Title shot if Kape defeats the right fighters.
Bellator 264 Main Event is Gegard Mousasi defending his Bellator Middleweight title against John Salter.
Fight I’m the most excited for at Bellator 264 is Magomed Magomedov vs Raufeon Stots. High level Bantamweight fight, Battle of the TOP FIVE Bellator Bantamweights.
The winner can face the winner of James Gallagher vs Patchy Mix.(Bellator 269)
Magomed Magomedov becoming one of my favorite fighters in all of MMA., Dominating his opponents with both Bellator fights.
Entering this fight with a record of 18-1, Trains at DagFighter in the Savage City of Dagestan.
Before signing with Bellator, Magomedov fought for the #1 Russian Promotion ACB. Becoming the ACB Bantamweight Champion after defeating Petr Yan for the Vacant ACB Bantamweight Title.
Magomedov the #1 Russian Bantamweight prospect before Bellator and now he wants to show everyone he’s one of the best Bantamweight fighters in the world. Defeating Raufeon Stots would be a feather in his cap because Stots is one talented fighter.
“My transition to Bellator has been smooth so far, I’m 2-0 in the Bellator cage,” Magomedov said at this week’s Bellator 264 media day, “and I think the winner of this fight is going to get the contender’s shot, or a title shot.”
“I’m very excited to fight him as well but usually whoever has to fight me usually doesn’t end well for them.” Magomed Magomedov
Raufeon Stots in the prime of his career, Killing it since Bellator signed him back in 2019. Rising to the top of the Bantamweight division. Now has the toughest test of his life.
Stots taking this fight serious as possible training with CORY SANDHAGEN.
“Cory Sandhagen is a cool dude,” Stots told MMA Junkie. “I called him out like years ago, I think before I was in the UFC, he was in the UFC making big splashes, and he needed an opponent. I called him out and then I’d seen him in an elevator, and then I was like, ‘Hey, man, I called you out a couple of weeks ago. I’m just trying to get in. Whoever I could fight.’ He hit me up on social media and was like, ‘Would you be interested in some cross training?’ And I was like, ‘F*ck yeah.’
“I feel like I’m better everywhere and that’s what I’ve been training so I can be better but you know the general public a lot of times like needs time to catch up you know what I mean, No one knows really he thinks he’s the best I’m the best you know I definitely this it.”
“I’m going to go out there and prove it.”
Before ever stepping inside the ring Stots was a NCAA D2-All American wrestler at Nebraska-Kearney for 2012 and 2013. Defending Magomedov’s wrestling, Grappling ability.
I genuinely have NO CLUE who WINS this fight, Both fighters have there advantages in some aspects but the matchup is perfect. I can’t wait for this fight sit on the couch and watch a high level fight. Two ferrets fighting inside the cage!!
15-3 #1 Latin American Bantamweight prospect, Born and raised in Tijuana, Mexico. Current Ultimate Warrior Challenge Mexico Bantamweight Champion, Defending the UWC Bantamweight title at UWC 28 this Friday.
Long & lengthy fighter that he uses to his advantage. Definitely deserves to fight for UFC with the rise of Brandon Moreno slowly becoming a star.
Wins over Erick Ruano 13-1, Vinicius de Oliveira Top Five Bantamweight prospect and #1 Egyptian Bantamweight Ahmed Faress.
Andres Luna Martinetti
#1 Latina American Flyweight, Part of the real first Peru MMA generation. Former FFC Flyweight Champion making his UWC debut.
25 years old
FFC flyweight champion
Jumped on my radar when fighting on Brave Combat Federation (Top Middle East Promotion) looking forward to his next step and signed Professional Fighters League. 1-1 with PFL, Split decision loss to former PFL Lightweight Champion Natan Schulte and a win against Loik Radzhabov.
Facing Loik Radzhabov in the PFL Lightweight Tournament Finish in the Top 4 Qualify for the Lightweight Million Prize.
27 years old
Fought for Brave CF, Ikon Fighting Federation
Undefeated record of 10-0, Former Eagles Fighting Championship Welterweight Champion. One of the best Russian Welterweights that signed with the PFL. Facing off against Micah Terrill in his second PFL apperance.
Trains at American Top Team with some of the best Fighters in the world. Showing his skills, Combat Sambo monster.
Top Five Latin American Strawweight prospect, Continuing to build her name as one of the best strawweight prospects in the world.
More fights the better for Yasmine with only five pro fights, Already has the UWC Strawweight Title looking to be rewarded the Combate Americas Strawweight Title in the one night Women’s Strawweight title.
Headlining the Combate Global event facing off against Stephanie Frausto 8-7 United States Women’s prospect.
Moves on can win the 8 woman one night strawweight tournament.
Adames rising Woman’s United States Strawweight. Making her third appearance for Combate Global.
“I would place Adames as the favorite,” said Max Bretos, who serves as play-by-play commentator for Combate Global. “The quarterfinals, those fights are going to be bonkers and anything can happen. You’re going to see these girls shot out of a cannon because they know they have to get a win to move on.”
“When my manager and I talked to Will about the structure, he was all in. It’s a real test to possibly fight five, five-minute rounds but coach always has a plan to put me in the best position and I am confident in myself and excited about this unique opportunity. I’m just trying to get better and better every fight.”
Eastern Europe region is a thriving talent pool of killers hungry to rise from the poverty areas looking to bring there families to way better lives. Fighting from the streets to the cage. Gradually becoming some of the best prospects in Eastern Europe.
Every hardcore MMA fan knows whose this Elite Russian Kickboxer is… The Israel Adesanya version of Russian Kickboxing. 24-2 Kickboxing Record, Multi-Time Kickboxing Champion. Currently 31 years old in the prime of his career.
Right now is the Fight Night Global Middleweight Champion, Mineev definitely should sign with UFC, Bellator, One Championship or Rizin in 2021. Compete against the best Middleweights or Light Heavyweights.
Imagine Vladimir Mineev vs Aung La Nsang!!
31 years old
Fight Nights Global Middleweight Champion
WAKO Kickboxing Champion
Every hardcore fan and there mother aware of Roberto Soldic, He’s one of the best Welterweights in the world. KSW Welterweight Champion. Croatian Sensation, Biggest star since Mirko Cro Cop.
Why on earth he isn’t fighting for UFC or Bellator is beyond my understanding but maybe next few years can see Soldic sign with a top THREE PROMOTION.
Defeated current UFC fighter Driscuss Du Plessis, Decision loss to current Yaraslav Amosov.
26 years old
5 Fight win Streak
KSW Welterweight Champion
Final Fight Welterweight Champion
Polish Powerhouse is the NUMBER ONE Polish Lightweight, 2x gold medal ADCC in Poland. High level Black Belt and current FEN Lightweight Champion. FEN is a EASTERN EUROPE High Quality promotion to get your name out there.
28 years old
FEN LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION
2x ADCC Polish BJJ champion
5x FEN Lightweight Title defenses
Major Promotions definitely should sign this man, 28 years old, Finishing fights by KO or submission in the early rounds. Defeating quality opponents, Defending his title multiple times. He deserves a opportunity to show his skills to the world.
IMPRESSIVE undefeated record of 23-0, Russian Monster. One of my favorite MMA prospects around the world. Finally getting his opportunity for the UFC fighting on the Dana White Contender Series facing off a top Brazilian prospect Joanderson Brito.
All-Around SPECIAL Talent, Aggressive, Smart fighter whose going to kill everyone in the UFC Bantamweight Division.
WFFC Bantamweight Champion
Trains at American Top Team/Tiger Muay Thai
Rising 11-0 Polish Welterweight, Newcomer for KSW #1 Polish Promotion and European Promotion. One of the best Eastern Europe Welterweights, Future KSW Welterweight Title contender.
Continue to keep talking about this fighter from Azerbaijan. Fighting for Rizin right now building his name out there. Lost his last fight against Yutaka Saito 15-4 record at Rizin 28 by split decision but I think Vugar won the fight by decision after winning the fight multiple times.
Before fighting for RIZIN fought for Bellator defeating a fighter Gustavo Wurlitzer. Impressed me when he defeated Kyle Aguon.
Four Time World Champion, Three Time European Champion Pankration
Rising Slovakian Featherweight prospect, Successful career fighting for Oktagon, XFN and last fight was at KSW 60. Definitely underrated European Featherweight who has a major matchup in front of him!! Facing off against Ivan Buchinger former M1 Featherweight Champion, XFN Featherweight Champion.
Vojto is a talented fighter, Defeating Ivan Buchinger would catapult his career moving forward. Major promotion matchmakers would hear about Barborik defeating a respected European Featherweight with a 38-7 record.
28 years old
Six submission wins
Rising KSW Lightweight with a undefeated record of 15-0 record. Shamil Musaev is a KSW Lightweight Title Contender after defeating former Titan FC Welterweight Champion Uros Jurisic at KSW 58. Next fight for Musaev is facing against Marian Ziółkowski the current KSW Lightweight Champion.
10 time champion of Wushu Sanda Russia
European Wushu Sanda Champion
27 years old
Few Title defenses if he defeats the KSW Lightweight Champion and a MAJOR promotion will sign him.
Khasan Askhabov twin brother of Khusein Askhabov is a beast in his own right, WWFC Featherweight Champion. Impressive talent, All around skills just like his twin brother.
His low kicks are lethal, Puts pressure on his opponents. Plenty tools in his toolshed as he trains down in Florida at American Top Team.
26 years old
WWFC Featherweight Champion
Trains at American Top Team
Love watching his WWFC Fights on YOUTUBE, I hope he signs with UFC, Bellator or One Championship. He definitely deserves it.
Moldova #1 Prospect, Formerly was Eagles Fighting Championship Featherweight Champion. Now 1-1 with Brave Combat Federation, Hope he has a successful career in Brave since it’s the biggest Middle Eastern Promotion.
Now looking to be a Brave CF Lightweight Champion to attract bigger better promotions.
“Our goal is to get the long-awaited UFC contract, obviously, but as for now, I’m more than happy. My primary goal is the BRAVE belt. Who knows what will happen next.” Valeriu Mircea
Plentiful of talent all over the world. Constantly watching UFC Fight Pass, YouTube to discover future UFC, Bellator, One Championship, WSOF fighters. Look for fighters who will make a impact for there promotion not have three fights and be gone.
Doubt you ever heard of Ayk Kazaryan, Armenian Featherweight prospect with a record of 10-1. Winning in promotions from ACA Young Eagles and MMA Series.
Competing for the Open FC Bantamweight Title against one of the best Eastern Europe Bantamweight prospects Alimardan Abdykaarov 14-6-1 record fought for Brave CF, WEF Pro Fight.
Ayk is one talented Featherweight, All-Around style. Mixing up with grappling or striking. Depending on the fighters weaknesses.
Eastern Europe is one of the best regions for discovering future champions and Aryk Kazaryan is a fighter who will definitely be signed by the UFC or Bellator one day.
U23 Wrestling World Champion, One of the most successful wrestlers in Rutgers Wrestling History. Transferring over to MMA now has a 2-0 record fighting for the Titan FC promotion.
Richie Lewis is 27 years old training at Goat Shed Academy. Stay fighting and developing his striking under the Titan FC Promotion. Dominating his opponents with his wrestling, No one is defending Richie Lewis wrestling, Good luck with that one.
Richie Lewis would be perfect under the Bellator promotion. Building him up properly till he has above average striking.
Islam Omarov 10-0 record 24 years old born and raised in Dagestan. Rising Russian Featherweight fighting under the Russian #1 Promotion. #7th ACA Featherweight, Future ACA Featherweight Champion in the stacked ACA FEATHERWEIGHT Champion.
Last fight defeated the #8th ACA Featherweight Bibert Tumenov in a GREAT fight back and forth high pressure paced fight.
Extremely talented fighter with a bright future ahead of him, Next few years will see Islam Omarov sign with Bellator, One Championship.
Undefeated 10-0 record top ten Russian Flyweight fights for Eagle Fighting Championship owned and ran by Khabib. Mansur is the current EFC Flyweight Champion defeating world class Russian flyweights, Defeating all EFC flyweight opponents with submissions.
Eagle Fighting Championship definitely will be a FEEDER LEAGUE for UFC, One Championship, PFL, RIZIN with the help of Khabib and his manager Ali. Mansur definitely will be attraction potential Major Promotions.
Mohamed Said Maalem
Mohamed Said Maalem Brave CF Light Heavyweight Champion is a tank, Built like a super soldier for the Algerian Army. Maalem 12-3 record, One of the best Light Heavyweight fighters in the world not fighting for the UFC/Bellator.
Defeated Mohammad Fakhreddine (Brave CF Middleweight Champion) for the Vacant Brave CF Light Heavyweight Title at Brave CF 52.
Derick Lewis vs Cyril Gane for the UFC Heavyweight Interim Title. One shot for Derick Lewis is night night for Gane. I can’t wait for this fight and card in general. Plenty fighters to watch who MAY have BRIGHT futures in the UFC.
#1 choice is the rising Lightweight, Former Muay Thai Champion Rafael Fiziev. Entering this featuring prelim fight on a three fight winning streak and facing a MMA veteran Bobby Green. Fighting since the Strikeforce days and made a big name for himself during COVID.
GREAT TEST for Fiziev to see what he’s truly made of. Fight in the right direction. PERFECT spot for a young hungry fighter to build his name on a Pay Per View card.
“This guy is very tough. He started to fight a long time ago and he has big experience. I respect all this and I respect him. But I don’t think that he has more experience than me because I have big experience in amateur fights, won them all. I’m on a good road.”
Rafael Fiziev 9-1 record vs Bobby Green 27-11-1. Obvious Bobby Green is the experienced fighter but Rafael Fiziev trains at Tiger Muay Thai with Petr Yan, Valentina Shevchenko, Timofey Nastyukhin (One Championship).
“I don’t think about finishing him; I never think about finishing opponents,” the recipient of performance bonuses in his last two fights said. “I’m ready every time for a hard fight, a long distance, and such a hard fight, not an easy fight. I stay ready for this every time. I never say, ‘Oh, it’s an easy fight, oh, I finish him.’ It’s never easy. It’s always hard work.”
Former Rizin Bantamweight Champion is 0-2 with UFC. One more chance for Kape to impress the UFC or he’s gonna be CUT from the UFC. One of the biggest UFC signings in recent years, Being the Rizin Bantamweight Champion is an accomplishment that easily attracted the UFC to sign him.
Kape has all the talent in the world but he needs to have the same confidence he had fighting for RIZIN as one of there biggest stars. Kape isn’t getting dominated biggest problem with him is striking more, Not being afraid to let it GO.
“I love watching him fight, He’s a savage, He’s a beast he’s gonna be a problem I just hope that that he gets used to the cage.” Muhammad Lawal interview with Mike Swick
“Everybody say that they can stand with me but when they feel my hands they want to shoot some takedowns… I don’t believe that we are the same level. I need to respect his left hand. He has power in his left hand, he has shown already at featherweight. But I’ve been fighting with fighters who have a lot of power in hands and nobody never knocked me down. I’m really focused for this fight and I believe I will knock out him.”
UFC prospect I’m high on fights in the Bantamweight division. Explosive Bantamweight tank built like Chad Mendes. Trains at the Texas Powerhouse Gym Fortis MMA owned by former NBA All-Star Deron Williams and ran by Sayif Saud.
Facing the experienced 21-8 Anderson dos Santos. Hopefully with a win with against dos Santos there’s a winning streak and a rising year for Miles Johns. Rewarded with a bonus tonight definitely deserves the 50k’s.
Johnny Munoz Jr
Former King of the Cage Bantamweight Champion “lost” to Nate Maness in his UFC debut. I disagreed with the decision really believe Munoz Jr won the fight, Shocked by the decision but tonight we can see FIRST UFC win.
He sees plenty of advantages for himself in this fight and is envisioning a big finish to get himself in the win column.
Traveling down to Tijuana, Mexico to train with UFC FLYWEIGHT CHAMPION Brendan Moreno.
“I’ve been going traveling a lot to Tijuana down in Mexico it’s about an hour and a half from from where I’m at so I’ve been training a lot with Brandon Moreno I was actually part of his fight camp which was real cool being able to see him succeed and accomplish.” Johnny Munoz Jr
Congratulations on the new Bellator star AJ McKee defeating the face of Bellator Patricio “Pitbull’ Friere. AJ McKee is the new Bellator Featherweight Champion.
Now it’s time to defend his Bellator Featherweight title but against who?
Mads Burnell former UFC fighter, Cage Warriors Featherweight Champion is now 3-0 with Bellator. Defeating the GREAT Emmanuel Sanchez at Bellator 263 in a unanimous decision win. Shows how talented Mads Burnell defeated a former Bellator Featherweight title challenger, Giving Pitbull his toughest of his life.
Burnell vs Sanchez was a back & forth fight, Testament to Burnell’s mental toughness and cardio going a high paced three round fight.
“I can say hands down for sure, I’m the slickest 145er in the world,” Burnell said at the post-fight news conference. “It may seem like I’m getting hit, but I’m rolling with the punches and all that stuff. I saw the significant strikes after the fight and I was like, ‘What the hell, man?’ Of course, he hit me with a little bit, but the shots he hit me with was like nothing.”
Mads Burnell in his own right is one talented dude and will give AJ McKee a tough fight. Mads Burnell definitely deserves it after beating the title contender Emmanuel Sanchez.
Questionaire “Is AJ someone that you want to take.”
Answer ” Yeah later of course if that’s who if I have to fight for the title that’s who I have to fight.”
Burnell needs to rest, Chill with his family and fall of 2021 we can see AJ McKee have his first title defense.
Burnell will give AJ Mckee a different look, Definitely a slick fighter. A chin, Has some hands. NO GI Brazilian Jiu Jitsu European Champion. Definitely one of the best Jiu-Jitsu players in the Bellator Featherweight Division.