Mixed martial arts has entered an era where title shots and fame are earned more through the media than in the cage, but UFC featherweight Cub Swanson refuses to betray his morals for a quick payday.
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As Elias Theodorou prepares for the biggest challenge of his career, “The Mane Event” is extremely confident that his skill set and mentality will lead him to a fourth consecutive victory.
After fighting some of the best, Derek Brunson knows how he’ll choose his next opponent. Saturday’s co-main event for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Ottawa card, that takes place at the Canadian Tire Centre, will feature Brunson taking on Mississauga, Ontario native Elias Theodorou.
Going into the biggest fight of his career, the perspective Al Iaquinta gained outside the cage was just as meaningful as the one in it. Iaquinta will square off against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in Saturday’s main event for the Ultimate Fighting Championship, that takes place at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa.
As his head snaps back from a stiff left jab, 22-year-old mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Connor Rideout gives his sparring partner a half smile, acknowledging the good punch. Rideout then bites down on his mouth piece and returns the favour with a strong right cross of his own.