Eight Team Iridium fighters enter the Octagon at UFC 271 on Saturday
LAS VEGAS — Eight Iridium Sports Agency clients are back in the Octagon on Saturday at UFC 271 in Houston.
Fabio “Water Buffalo” Cherant is ready to make a statement and earn his first UFC victory against Carlos Ulberg in the light-heavyweight division. Fabio, a former Legacy Fighting Alliance champ at 205 pounds, will improve to 8-3 with the victory.
AJ Dobson tries to climb to 7-0 in his highly anticipated Octagon debut against Jacob Malkoun in the middleweight division. Five of AJ’s victories have come by first-round stoppage, including his contract-winning KO victory at Dana White’s Contender Series in Las Vegas.
Bobby “King” Green takes aim at his 10th victory in the Octagon – and his sixth $50,000 fight night bonus – when he takes on Nasrat Haqparast in the lightweight division. Bobby is 28-12-1 heading into his 10th year competing in the UFC.
Alexander “The Great” Hernandez hunts for his second straight UFC win against Renato Moicano in the featherweight division. A victory will be the sixth of Alex’s UFC tenure and will improve his record to 14-4.
Leomana “Manaboi” Martinez tries to climb to 2-0 in the UFC when he takes on Ronnie Lawrence at 135 pounds. The former Fury FC bantamweight champ will advance to 10-2 with the victory.
Alex Perez goes for his seventh Octagon win against Matt Schnell in the flyweight division. Alex returns to action for the first time since fighting Deiveson Figueiredo for the UFC World Flyweight Championship at UFC 255. Alex is going for his 25th victory on fight night.
Kyler "The Matrix" Phillips tries to climb to 4-1 in the Octagon when he meets Marcelo Rojo in the bantamweight division. A victory on Saturday will be the 10th of Kyler’s career, upping his record to 10-2.
Jared Vanderaa hunts for his second UFC win against former UFC World Heavyweight Champion Andrei Arlovski. Jared brings a 12-6 record into battle, including his first-round, contract-winning knockout on Contender Series in 2020.
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Iridium Sports Agency is a full-service professional management firm. Founded in 2009 by attorney Jason House, Iridium represents more than 100 fighters in the UFC, Bellator and ProFightLeague. Iridium's team of agents is devoted to assisting athletes in all aspects of their professional lives.