UFC officials announced on Wednesday that British striker Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy (24-10) will take on Amir Sadollah (6-3) in a welterweight battle at UFC on Fuel TV 5. The event takes place in Hardy’s home town of Nottingham, England, at the Capital FM Arena on September 29th. The headline bout for the night will feature heavyweights Stefan Struve and Stipe Miocic with the main card will airing on FUEL TV with the prelims expected to air on Facebook.
Fighters that will do battle at the UFC on FUEL TV 3 event took the time to speak with FUEL TV’s Jon Anik about their upcoming fights and how they think the fights will go on Tuesday night. See what main event fighters Dustin Poirier and The Korean Zombie have to say about one another. Donald Cerrone talks Jeremy Stephens and Amir Sadollah looks to get back on the winning side of things.
The fighter weigh-ins for UFC on FUEL TV 3 will take place today at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. at 4 p.m. ET (1 p.m. PT) and will stream LIVE on ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com). If you miss the LIVE stream of the weigh-ins, no need to worry, the on-demand video replay will be made available shortly afterward. UFC on Fuel TV 3 is headlined with a featherweight match-up between Chan Sung Jung and Dustin Poirier.
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