Eddie Ng, Shinya Aoki and Leandro Issa All Offered Contracts By The UFC

With the UFC planning its first show in Singapore in a little over a month, its no surpirsesurprise that they’re trying to sign the best talent in the region. After snapping up Japanese MMA fighters such as Tatsuya Kawajiri and other well known names in Southeast Asia such as Will Chope, it comes as no surprise that they would approach fighters from Asia’s no.1 fight team, Evolve MMA.

According to Evolve MMA’s owner, Chatri Sityodtong, Shinya Aoki, Eddie Ng and Leandro Issa were all offered contracts by the UFC. Ng and Aoki have chosen to decline the offer and stay with ONE FC while Issa is still pondering over it. More details will be revealed as they become available.

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