UFC on Versus 5 Video: Amir Sadollah Talks Duane Ludwig and the MMA Journey


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COSTA MESA, Calif. – UFC on Versus 5 competitor Amir Sadollah is preparing for a his fight with Duane “Bang” Ludwig, which takes place Sunday night in Milwaukee.

Heading into the bout, Sadollah has kept most of the specifics to his training under the rug, but MMAWeekly.com caught up with “The Ultimate Fighter” winner at Kings MMA in Southern California. While there, Sadollah talked about his stand-up, his feelings on his UFC on Versus 5 opponent, the journey to becoming a mixed martial artist and his thoughts on the welterweight division.

Check out the video below of Sadollah taking some time out of his training camp to talk to MMAWeekly.com.

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