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(MMA Fighting) Jose Aldo has had little trouble with any opponent the last three years, but Kenny Florian thinks he might have a solution for the UFC featherweight champ. Read More
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Sept. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Authentic Sports Management today announced that number one featherweight contender Kenny “Ken-Flo” Florian is teaming up with Tito Ortiz, former UFC light heavyweight champion and owner of the clothing company Punishment Athletics, to create a commemorative walk-in shirt for his UFC 136 title fight in Houston, Texas. Read More
A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Special Operations Warrior Foundation.
(MMAMania.com) Four weight classes and 40 pounds.
When Kenny Florian made his official UFC debut in the finals of the first The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) tournament, he did so as a middleweight. It was out of necessity moreso than choice but “KenFlo” made the most of the opportunity. Read More
(Boston Herald) The UFC held its first show in Brazil in more than 12 years on Aug. 27 and the event was considered a major success. Read More
(MMAJunkie.com) UFC featherweight contender Kenny Florian has joined the broadcast team for Saturday’s UFC 134 pay-per-view event. He’s filling in for color commentator Joe Rogan, who’s taping NBC’s soon-to-release “Fear Factor” reboot as the show’s host. Florian, who’s previously handled such duties, joins play-by-play man Mike Goldberg at UFC 134. Read More
(Boston Herald) When Kenny Florian first saw Jose Aldo fight, he was blown away by the 5-foot-7 Brazilian’s talent.
“I just remember that he was extremely explosive,” Florian said. “He finishes guys very quickly. I just remember being very impressed. I didn’t know much about him, but I just liked the way that he fought. He was exciting. Anyone who’s willing to try flying knees, acrobatic kicks and finish the fight the way he did — I’m always a fan of those kind of fighters, and Aldo is that guy.” Read More
(MMAJunkie.com) An intriguing bout between UFC veteran Kenny Florian and Strikeforce fighter Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante is coming to a double-hexagon near you. Well, sort of. Read More
(Sherdog) Standout featherweight Diego Nunes had a convincing performance against Kenny Florian at UFC 131, nearly spoiling the two-time UFC lightweight title challenger’s 145-pound debut. However, Florian’s maturity and big-fight experience turned the battle in his favor, allowing him to take a unanimous decision after three rounds. Read More
(MMAMania) Jose Aldo expects a ‘tough’ fight against Kenny Florian in October Perhaps the third time will indeed be the charm for Kenny Florian. Fresh off his winning 145-pound debut over Diego Nunes at UFC 131 this past weekend, the former two-time lightweight number one contender was “more than likely” assured a title shot against division champion Jose Aldo. Read More