Afghan mixed martial artist, Siyar Bahadurzada has revealed that he’s signed on a multi-fight contract with the UFC, and that he’s looking forward to mix it up with the some of the best talent that the sport has to offer in the welterweight division.
Bahadurzada, posting via his Twitter account, said:
“I signed with the UFC! I’m very excited to be a part of the UFC and test my skills with the crème de la crème of MMA. I wanna thank the UFC and Dana White for this opportunity. I will shake up the [welterweight] division! Also special thanks to my team Golden Glory!”
Bahadurzada is 20-4-1 overall and is currently on a six fight winning streak including first round TKO wins over Leandro Silva, Derrick Noble and John Alessio. He fell out with Strikeforce after they failed to book him a fight.