Tag: Zhang Weili
Dana White has just announced that Kamaru Usman is set to defend his welterweight title against Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261, in a sold out arena.
Ahead of UFC 261, Valentina Shevchenko opens up on a potential superfight with Zhang Weili, and the eagerly anticipated trilogy with Amanda Nunes.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk believes she deserves more money when she returns, and weighs in on who Zhang Weili should defend her title against next.
Rose Namajunas’ coach and fiancée Pat Barry, has rejected Dana White’s claim that she turned down a title fight with strawweight champion Zhang Weili.
Now finally back at American Top Team, Joanna Jedrzejczyk discusses the importance of her team and coaches at ATT, and addresses retirement speculation.
ATT owner Dan Lambert, explains why he believes the former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk won’t take another fight unless there’s a title on the line.
UFC president Dana White reveals that we may see many more events on the Fight Island than initially expected, including three huge title fights.
After beating Jessica Andrade at UFC 251, Rose Namajunas is expected to challenge Zhang Weili for the UFC strawweight title next and she’s predicting it will be a beautiful display of martial arts between one master and another.
UFC strawweight champion Zhang Weili opens up on comparisons to China’s basketball legend Yao Ming, the possibility of fighting in front of no fans and her winning mindset.
Zhang Weili, Xiong Jingnan and other Chinese MMA athletes detail how Bruce Lee influenced their careers through his innovations in combat styles and fighting philosophies.
Zhang Weili wants to defend her UFC strawweight title against Rose Namajunas. It seems however that Jessica Andrade will be fighting ‘Thug Rose’ in a rematch of their 2019 title fight.
Following a hero’s welcome upon returning home to China after UFC 248, Zhang Weili detailed plans to move up a weight class and challenge for a second belt.
Michelle Waterson opens up on her five round fight with Joanna Jedrzejczyk and describes how entertained she was by the Joanna vs Zhang Weili fight at UFC 249.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk has opened up on the aftermath of her war with Zhang Weili at UFC 248 and revealed that she couldn’t see out of her left eye for two days after the fight.
Three weeks after UFC strawweight champion Zhang Weili defeated Joanna Jedrzejczyk in a very closely contested title fight at UFC 248, she still hasn’t made it back home to China.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk talks about life after the explosive scrap with Zhang Weili and her rocky relationship with teammate, Colby Covington.
Valentina Shevchenko believes Zhang Weili will lose her next fight inside the UFC Octagon. Meanwhile, Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s coach Mike Brown has called for an immediate rematch.
This is how the MMA world reacted to UFC 248. Including Dana White, Joe Rogan, Conor McGregor, Gina Carano, Ben Askren, Claressa Shields, Michael Bisping and Valentina Shevchenko.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk has said that she is obsessed with winning back the UFC strawweight title. Whilst also suggesting that Jessica Andrade lost the title to Zhang Weili, in part because of a bad weight cut.