Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez is now a free agent. While many fight fans perhaps expected the UFC veteran to be deep in negotiations with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for a new contract, it would appear that the former title holder currently has other promotions in mind.
Eddie Alvarez is currently coming off of a tough second round TKO loss to Dustin Poirier. With that in mind, the former champion is now a free agent. As reported by Middle Easy, a new reumor claims that Eddie Alvarez is eyeing a possible fight under Rizin Fighting Federation or Bellator MMA.
Check out the original report down below.
“Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez may be fully flexing his free agent potential. Stops in Rizin or Bellator have become front runners to land Alvarez next.”