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Maverick MMA 17 Headliner Travis Foster Believes He’s “Terrible Matchup” For Chike Obi

Interview with Travis Foster above

Travis Foster (5-11) discusses his welterweight fight against Chike Obi (0-3) in the main event of Maverick MMA 17 on Sept. 25.  Travis also talks about how he got into combat sports, training at Jackson/Wink MMA and why it’s going to be a long night for his opponent.

“This is a terrible matchup for him. I feel like he’s looking at my record. probably underestimating me because of my lopsided record. Without revealing too much, I feel like I’m a terrible matchup for him, and not just him … and not just for him, 95% of the guys on the regional scene. There’s not many regional fighters who have 18-pro fights.”

Current Maverick 17 fight card below:

Chike Obi vs. Travis Foster – 170 pounds
Danny Maldonado vs. David Juliano – 125 pounds
Tony Stewart vs. Kevin Gocklin – 135 pounds
Austin Shoop vs. Gunner Spain – 170 pounds
Kyle Zimick vs. Nick Carrelli – 145 pounds
James Carroll vs. Russ Korbul – 185 pounds
Steve Calero vs. Brett Floyd – 135 pounds
Justin Rogers vs. Kenny Cockerill – 190 pounds
Skylar Mauller vs. Josh Ugalde – 163 pounds
Nate Maul vs. John Hancock – 155 pounds
Marcus Chin vs. CJ LaFragola – 185 pounds
Eyad Ibrahim vs. Elliott Riddick – 170 pounds
Josh Shelow vs. Alex Baker – 135 pounds

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