Tag: Zhang Weili

Zhang Weili arrives in the USA ahead of UFC 248 title fight on March 7, releases clip from first training session

Zhang Weili has successfully made it to the United States as she prepares to defend her strawweight title against Joanna Jedrzejczyk at the UFC 248 event on March 7.

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Zhang Weili ‘really touched’ by coaches flying out to Thailand for her, vows to put on a ‘fantastic performance’ against Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 248

Zhang Weili is settling in just fine after moving her training camp to Bangkok, Thailand, due to the coronavirus outbreak in her home country of China.

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UFC 247: Valentina Shevchenko makes it clear she is focused on Katlyn Chookagian and not super-fights against Weili, Nunes or Cejudo

Valentina Shevchenko wants to make it clear to fans that she is focused on this Saturday’s UFC 247 flyweight title defense against Katlyn Chookagian and not the supposed super-fights she keeps being asked about.

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Valentina Shevchenko wants Zhang Weili to prove herself before challenging for second belt, feels she won strawweight title due to “lucky circumstances”

Valentina Shevchenko believes Zhang Weili still has a lot of work to do before moving up to challenge her for the UFC flyweight title.

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Zhang Weili looking to get out of China as soon as possible due to coronavirus outbreak, wants to finish UFC 247 fight camp in Las Vegas

Zhang Weili and her team are looking to leave Beijing, China, and head to Las Vegas as they prepare for a UFC 247 title defense against Joanna Jedrzejczyk on March 7.

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