By Ariel Helwani@arielhelwani BOSTON — At UFC 220 media day, Volkan Oezdemir believes the pressure is on UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, what it was like at Celtics game, the bad blood building between the two, training next to Luke Rockhold, and more.
Volkan Oezdemir did not expect his November battery arrest to change plans for him to face light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier at UFC 220 next month. By Nick Baldwin@NickBaldwinMMA Volkan Oezdemir isn’t surprised he’s still getting a UFC title shot despite his November arrest. After three straight wins in the Octagon, Oezdemir […]
MMAFighting.com by Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi Volkan Oezdemir doesn’t see anything getting in the way of his dream of being a UFC champion. Not even his recent arrest on a felony charge. “I have a really good team around me,” Oezdemir told Ariel Helwani on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour. “Believe […]
by Dave Meltzer Esther Lin, MMA Fighting UFC light heavyweight title contender Volkan Oezdemir’s arrest Saturday stemmed from a bar fight that took place on Aug. 12, according to details from his bond hearing on Sunday. According to a report in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the 28-year-old Oezdemir was in […]