By MMA Fighting Newswire MMAfighting.com ESTSHARE NEW YORK — At UFC Brooklyn open workouts, Alexander Hernandez put on a show for the fans and media gathered Wednesday at Gleason’s Gym ahead of his fight Saturday with Donald Cerroneon ESPN.
By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee MMAfighting.com The opportunities keep on coming for Alexander Hernandez and he hasn’t shied away from one yet. That includes his upcoming lightweight matchup with Donald Cerrone on Jan. 19 in Brooklyn, a fight that only materialized after the UFC pulled Hernandez out of an already scheduled bout with Francisco Trinaldo that was supposed […]
By Guilherme Cruz and Alexander K. Lee Alexander Hernandez defeated Olivier Aubin-Mercier in his last UFC fight.Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Five days later, Francisco Trinaldo already has a new foe for UFC 233. The Brazilian lightweight veteran, who was booked against Islam Makhachev in Anaheim, Calif., on Jan. 26, will […]
MMAfighting.com By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee CALGARY, Alberta — Canadian lightweight Olivier Aubin-Mercier has only lost once fighting on home soil and never against an opponent from outside his country. He doesn’t see that changing this Saturday when he takes on Alexander Hernandez in the main card opener of UFC on […]
MMAfighting.com By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee Take a glance at the UFC’s official lightweight rankings and you’ll notice it houses several of the promotion’s marquee names. Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson sit at the very top with the likes of former champions Eddie Alvarez and Anthony Pettis, as well as inactive […]
MMAfighting.com By Shaun Al-Shatti@shaunalshatti Alexander Hernandez knew it was only a matter of time before he got into the UFC. He also knew he’d probably have to do things the hard way: a random phone call leading to a short-notice fight against any manner of opponent or weight class, ranked […]