Tag: Eddie Alvarez

Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez return at ONE: Dawn of Heroes in August

By Damon Martin@DamonMartin MMAfighting.com Former UFC champions Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez have been booked on the same card for the second time as they return at the upcoming ONE: Dawn of Heroes card from Manila in the Philippines on Aug. 2. ONE Championship officials announced the card early Monday morning. Johnson moved to […]

Eddie Alvarez opens up on ONE debut, not cutting weight, UFC’s leverage tactics, Conor McGregor’s retirement, more

By Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi MMAfighting.com TOKYO — Ahead of his ONE Championship debut, former UFC champion Eddie Alvarez sits down with MMA Fighting to discuss returning to fight in Japan, treatment from ONE, ONE’s weight-cutting regulations, his thoughts on the UFC’s promotion and how they lose leverage, Conor McGregor’s apparent retirement, fighting now out of […]

Eddie Alvarez Plans To Beat Timofey Nastyukhin In “Dominant Fashion”

ONEchampionship.com When Eddie “The Underground King” Alvarez joined ONE Championship last October, he made it clear that he was coming for the ONE Lightweight World Title. To earn that opportunity, the American megastar has to win the ONE Lightweight World Grand Prix, and his journey to the gold begins on Sunday, […]

Eddie Alvarez Plans To Beat Timofey Nastyukhin In “Dominant Fashion”

ONEchampionship.com When Eddie “The Underground King” Alvarez joined ONE Championship last October, he made it clear that he was coming for the ONE Lightweight World Title. To earn that opportunity, the American megastar has to win the ONE Lightweight World Grand Prix, and his journey to the gold begins on Sunday, […]

ONE FC’s Martin Nguyen thinks Eddie Alvarez will lose in debut: ‘I don’t see that hunger anymore’

By Lewis Mckeever@Mckeever89 Eddie Alvarez will look to impress in his ONE FC debut when he takes on Timofey Nastyukhin later this month in the quarter final of ONE Championship’s lightweight Grand Prix. Alvarez, the former UFC and Bellator lightweight champion, is the favorite to win the tournament. But according to […]