Fort Lauderdale, Florida — Greg Jones of Jones Wrestling and Hard Knocks 365, put on a Free MMA Seminar with coaches like Henri Hooft, Kami Barzini and Evan Borins, along with fighters Rashad Evans, Kamaru Usman, Linton Vassell, Logan Storley and more , with proceeds and donations going to the Chris Hixon Scholarship Fund, in memory of the 17 victims of the unfortunate events that happened on February 14, in Parkland, Florida at Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS. People from as far as Tampa showed up to meet some of their favorite UFC and Bellator Fighters and was able to learn from veterans on this wonderful occasion, by participating in a full MMA style practice.
In advance of the summer showcase events, UFC hosted a media conference call on Thursday, June 29 at 2:30 p.m. PT/5:30 p.m. ET with the stars of both International Fight Week events.
UFC® 213: NUNES vs. SHEVCHENKO 2
THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER®: REDEMPTION FINALE
MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL
Thursday, June 29, 2017 – 2:30 p.m. PT/5:30 p.m. ET
Las Vegas – The biggest week of the year is nearly upon us and UFC® has two action-packed
events in store for fans during International Fight Week™ including two world title fights atop
the card for UFC 213: NUNES vs. SHEVCHENKO 2. Women’s bantamweight champion Amanda
Nunes puts her title on the line against No. 1 Valentina Shevchenko in the main event and No.
1 middleweight Yoel Romero collides with No. 3 Robert Whittaker for the interim 185-pound
world title in the co-main. Also scheduled for the event is a 170-pound clash between fan favorites
No. 3 Robbie Lawler and No. 7 Cowboy Cerrone.
Headlining Friday’s THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER®: REDEMPTION FINALE is No. 5 lightweight
Michael Johnson and promotional newcomer Justin Gaethje as both knockout artists jockey
for position in one of the most stacked divisions in MMA.