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The Co-Main Event Preview: Gunnar Nelson vs. Zak Cummings @ UFC Fight Night Dublin

This Saturday’s Fight Night Dublin event is so special and significant that we’ve decided to debut the first ever ‘Co-Main Event Preview’, since one preview just doesn’t cut it for UFC Dublin. You’re welcome. This fight is of course the welterweight contest between Team Mjolnir/SBG Ireland’s Gunnar Nelson (12-0-1, 3-0 UFC) and Springfield, Missouri’s Zak Cummings (17-3, 2-0 UFC). Cummings is taking this fight on roughly six week’s notice, after Ryan LaFlare (11-0, 4-0 UFC) was forced to pull out injured. He is a wholly different prospect to Nelson’s original opponent. Nelson of course is coming into this fight off […]

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Zak Cummings Talks Dublin Fight with Nelson, Being the Underdog and TUF 17 Experience [Exclusive]

There are a lot of reasons to be excited for next week’s UFC Fight Night in Dublin. There’s the excellent main event between Conor McGregor and Diego Brandao. There’s the flyweight title contender grudge match between Ian McCall and Brad Pickett. Then there’s the UFC debuts of Cathal Pendred and Paddy Holohan. What many were also looking forward to was a fight between two of the hottest prospects in the UFC’s stacked welterweight division – Gunnar Nelson and Ryan LaFlare. Unfortunately however, the injury bug has struck this Dublin event like so many before it, and LaFlare was forced to […]