Anthony “The Assassin” Njokuani and Vinc “From Hell” Pichel have agreed to meet in a lightweight fight at UFC 173 in Las Vegas on May 24th.
Pichel, who is coming off of a dominant decision victory over Garett Whiteley at UFN 35 had this to say about the pairing, “I’ve seen tape on him and I want to test my striking and he’ll be a good test.”
Come fight night, Njokuani...
An injury to Anthony Njokuani (16-7 (1nc)) has forced him out of his upcoming bout at UFC Fight Night 30 and will now have to spend some time on the treatment table, along with his original opponent, Paul Taylor (11-6-1 (1nc)), who recently announced his retirement from MMA due to his own withdrawal. Al […]
UFC on FUEL TV: LIGHTWEIGHT MATCHUP
Rafael dos Anjos vs. Anthony Njokuani
Round 1 -- The gloves touch and the fight is under way. Long feeling out process and they trade off leg kicks. Solid inside leg kick from dos Anjos. Dos Anjos drops Njokuani with a left hand. Njokuani gets back up quickly, and dos Anjos lands a takedown but Njokuani cage walks up. Dos Anjos lands a double...
Fighters Only is reporting that a lightweight bout between Anthony Njokuani and Paul Taylor has been added to the recently announced UFC on FUEL 4.
UFC on FUEL 4 takes place July 11 at HP Pavilion in San Jose, California.
Njokuani is 15-6 in his professional mixed martial arts career. He is 3-2 in his past five bouts and is 2-2 in the UFC thus far. In his last bout he...