Davis also signed a multi-fight extension with the promotion prior to his victory over Albrektsson. Cat Zingano def. It’s how you beat them. Above all, he said he trusts president Scott Coker's vision. Rob Font on Dec. 19, UFC 254 'Embedded,' No. Lyoto Machida via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-29) In his first fight on that contract, Davis faced Karl Albrektsson at Bellator 231 on October 25, 2019. “He can fight whoever he wants to fight, but I know deep down inside a champion wants to fight that guy who was right on his ass,” Davis told reporters at the post-fight press conference. He currently competes in the UFC's light-heavyweight division and trains with Alliance MMA. •
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Machida (26-9) is looking to get back in the win-column after dropping a decision to former champion Gegard Mousasi last September that snapped the four-fight win streak he had accumulated going back to his time in the UFC. However they come, I'm ready. Previous Next. UFC light heavyweight Phil Davis wants a title shot, and he plans to run through Lyoto Machida to get one. He currently competes in the UFC's light-heavyweight division and trains with Alliance MMA.
You’ve got to really show that you are head and shoulders above someone." Phil Davis wants to fight former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua next, some time in 2014, according to his trainer, Eric Del Fierro. By: John Morgan. Davis does plan on attending Bellator: NYC, and regardless of who wins that light heavyweight matchup between Bader and Lawal, he said he has options at the top of the division.
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UFC light heavyweight Phil Davis joins BET's 106 & Park to discuss his upcoming bout with Anthony Johnson and who he would like to fight next. Phil Davis talks about his upcoming fight against Vadim Nemkov at #Bellator209! The promotion currently has an event scheduled on July 24 and August 07. I'll fight Mo. Be sure to check us out on social media via the links listed, or visit our About/Contact page to leave feedback, meet our staff, or get in touch!
"I would absolutely love to avenge the loss to Bader, and I would have love, love, loved to do it in New York. First reported by Combate and later MMAFighting, a fight between Phil Davis and Lyoto Machida is expected to headline a Bellator event on September 11. Davis (21-5) is looking to notch his third straight victory after recording back-to-back victories over Liam McGeary and Karl Albrektsson last year. Bellator 245 took place Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. 13-3-0 (W-L-D), Copyright © 2001-2020 UFC All Rights Reserved. By: John Morgan. That's what is most exciting to me.". Previous Next. Phil Davis is a former four-time NCAA D-I All-American wrestler at Penn State.
Plus, Phil Davis tries to establish himself as a title contender when he faces Anthony Johnson. There will be another opportunity at Madison Square Garden. This is the third Bellator event to be announced since events were halted in March. Plus, Phil Davis tries to establish himself as a title contender when he faces Anthony Johnson. "I'll go back at Liam McGeary every day of the week if you set that up. We value your readership.