UFC Middleweight Sam Alvey joins me on the Fightlete Report this week. He fights Gian Villante at UFC Fight Night Utica, Friday, June 1 on FS1.
Sam talked about his last victory over Marcin Prachino by way of knockout, Fighting Gian on his hometurf, Dan Henderson vs. Shogun Rua Fight UFC HOF Induction, Liddell vs. Ortiz 3, fighter unions, and being happy with working for UFC. The seemingly always upbeat Team Quest fighter is looking for his second victory by way of KO/TKO.
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Always currently holds a professional mixed martial arts record of 32 wins with 10 losses. His tenure with the UFC dates back to August 2014. Tomorrow night’s fight will mark his 15th with the organization.
Complete UFC Fight Night 131 weigh-in results below:
FOX Sports 1 Main Card
Jimmie Rivera (134.6) vs. Marlon Moraes (135.4)
Gregor Gillespie (155.6) vs. Vinc Pichel (155.8)
Walt Harris (253) vs. Daniel Spitz (243.8)
Jake Ellenberger (170.4) vs. Ben Saunders (169.4)
Julio Arce (145.4) vs. Daniel Teymur (145.8)
Gian Villante (205.2) vs. Sam Alvey (204.8)
FOX Sports 1 Preliminary Card
Sijara Eubanks (125.6) vs. Lauren Murphy (125.6)
Nik Lentz (155.4) vs. David Teymur (155.8)
Belal Muhammad (170.2) vs. Chance Rencountre (170.6)
Desmond Green (155.4) vs. Gleison Tibau (155.2)
UFC Fight Pass Preliminary Card
Jessica Aguilar (115) vs. Jodie Esquibel (115.4)
Johnny Eduardo (135.8) vs. Nathaniel Wood (135.4)
Jarred Brooks (125.8) vs. Jose Torres (125.2)
I am the host of The Fightlete Report Radio Show Every Tues 12-2pm C. I am an aspriring MMA journalist/broadcaster. Ive done the radio show for four years and I’ve covered HFC, RFA, Glory Kickboxing, and various regional events both pro and ammy. I also have been to the Arnold’s Sports Festival for the past four years as well. I am originally born in California but consider Chicago my home. Brock Lesnar was my favorite fighter coming into MMA but right now I have no specific favorite but I support Rose Namajunas, Daniel Cormeir, Stipe Miocic, and Dustin Poirier,