Svenske talangen går till Bayern München

Alex Timossi Andersson lämnar Helsingborgs IF för tyska Champions League-klubben Bayern München.

– Det är ingen hemlighet att det är en intressant spelare för omvärlden. Men ska vi prata om Alex framtid har jag inga kommentarer, säger HIF:s ordförande Krister Azelius till Helsingborgs Dagblad.

Enligt tidningen rör det sig om en mångmiljonaffär.

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Luke Rockhold "He's not the caliber fighter I am"

Matt Parrino from UFC.com was live at the open workouts for Fight Night Pittsburgh where he caught up with Luke Rockhold. When asked if there’s a chance he’s looking past his opponent, David Branch, Rockhold was very direct in his response. Check out the clip below.

Asked @LukeRockhold if he’s overestimating David Branch. Rockhold: “He’s not the caliber fighter I am.” #UFCPittsburgh pic.twitter.com/GuPb6RJo9S
— Matt Parrino (@MattParrinoUFC) September 14, 2017

If Rockhold’s layoff dimmed any memories about his dominance, his workout for those in attendance was a vivid reminder: … Read the Full Article Here
Source: UFc

David Branch on Rockhold: "I’m gonna run this kid over”

David Branch admits that his return to the UFC in May after a six-year absence was akin to being in “a different fish tank” than he was while a two-division champion in the World Series of Fighting promotion, but once the Octagon gate closed and he faced off against Krzysztof Jotko, “It was business as usual.”Business as usual for the New Yorker means winning, and after three rounds with Jotko at UFC 211, Branch emerged with a split decision victory that lifted his unbeaten streak to 11. More importantly, it put him in the middleweight top ten and landed him a main even … Read the Full Article Here
Source: UFc

Arantes ill, fight with Sanders off

Due to illness, Felipe Arantes has been forced to withdraw from his UFC Fight Night bout against Luke Sanders this Saturday in Pittsburgh.There will be no replacement fight, and the card will proceed as scheduled with 10 bouts.In the main event, which airs live on FS1 from PPG Paints Arena, former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold returns to face David Branch. Read the Full Article Here
Source: UFc

Reyes in for Alves, faces Perry in PA

California’s Alex Reyes will make the trip to Pittsburgh on short notice to replace Thiago Alves in Saturday’s UFC Fight Night co-main event against Mike Perry at PPG Paints Arena.Alves withdrew from the bout due to issues stemming from Hurricane Irma. In the main event, which airs live on FS1, former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold returns to face David Branch.Owner of a 13-2 pro record, Reyes has finished each of his victories, which have all come after an 0-2 start to his career. This weekend he will square off with the hard-hitting Perry. Read the Full Article Here
Source: UFc

Confidence Trumps Injury For Contract Winner Matt Frevola

Matt Frevola knew he had a UFC contract as soon as he submitted Jose Flores in the second round of their fight on the eighth edition of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series on Aug. 29.All he needed was to get the official word from the UFC President.“It was pretty unreal,” Frevola said. “Right after the fight, they rushed me over to do an interview and then rushed me over from the interview to that room where we were all sitting down. I was still on that high after finishing the fight and I knew that I was gonna get a contract.” Then the wait began as White … Read the Full Article Here
Source: UFc