Must-See Video: Nate Landwehr’s Family React to The News He’s UFC Bound
Nate Landwehr's management has shared out a moving video of the fighter's family reacting to the news he's signed with the UFC.
M-1 Global has been sending some of its best fighters and champs to the UFC, and the most recent is the promotion’s featherweight champ, Nate Landwehr. If you need a little pick me up today, you’ll want to watch the video below, which captured Landwehr’s family reacting to the news of his UFC deal.
Landwehr’s run with M-1 Challenge
Landwehr signed with the Russia based promotion in 2017, and since then, the American’s gone 5-0 to extend his winning streak to 7. The 31-year-old fighter is coming off a decision win over Viktor Kolesnik in June. With that win, Landwehr’s overall record now stands at 13-2.
His family’s reaction
As Landwehr presented his UFC contract to his family, a camera was rolling to capture their reaction. No news yet, as to when and who Landwehr will face in his Octagon debut.
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These moments. @natethetrain surprised his mother and family with his @ufc contract. It’s been a long road and Nate by far did not take the easy way… going through Russia, winning the @m1global featherweight title and defending it twice… we are here now! Congrats to Nate, Robyn and the whole family! #natethetrain #dreamscometrue 🖊
Landwehr, who made his pro debut back in 2012, joins former M-1 Challenge champs like Movar Evloev, Khadis Ibragimov and Bruno Silva in the UFC. M-1 Global has a partnership with the UFC, which opens the door for its champions to compete in the organization.