DFO is ready for the UFC this weekend at UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Faber, that will take place on May 16, 2015 at Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines. Direct Focus has signed a deal to sponsor Phillipe Nover who trains with the Team Edgar fight team in New York.
Be sure to watch as Phillipe Nover (10-5-1) take on Korean fighter Yui Chul Nam (18-4-1) on the main UFC card that will air for free on North America television this weekend. Nover was born and raised in Brooklyn. He was born into a Filipino and American family and has trained with Sifu Ralph Mitchell at Universal Defense Systems which covers Filipino Arnis, Muay Thai, Kick Boxing, Kung-Fu, Judo, Jeet Kun Do and Savate. Nover holds a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Alexander “Soca” Freitas and has been fighting professionally since 2003.
The team at DFO has made a great t-shirt for Nover to walk out to the UFC octagon this Saturday. Cheer on Nover as he will wear the DFO official UFC t-shirt. Here is a sneak peak of what the fighter will be walking out in.