Luiz Cane: I want Rich Franklin

by John Morgan | source: mmajunkie.com
 


Cane was originally believed to be fighting Keith Jardine in April, but those plans changed when "The Dean of Mean" was pulled into a March contest with Jackson. While the 28-year-old Brazilian has no problems catering to the needs of his employer, Cane hopes the UFC will reward him with a big-name fight this fall.

"I work for the UFC, and I will fight whoever they say," Cane said. "I thought they gave me an excellent fight in Cantwell.

"But a fight that would fit perfectly would be against Rich Franklin. Without a doubt, this would be a fight that I would love to fight, and I am sure the fans would like to see it too."

Franklin is one of the few marquee names not currently tied to another fight at this time. And after earning a June win over Wanderlei Silva at UFC 99, Franklin could be available in the fall, Cane's currently targeted return date – provided "Ace" can get a new deal sorted out with the UFC in time to arrange the bout.

read full article...

Related MMA gear from the UG Store

 

Affliction Sentient Shirt

Affliction Sentient Shirt

Only $47.99

Affliction Mass Power Thermal

Affliction Mass Power Thermal

Only $67.99

 

tags: Luiz Cane   Rich Franklin (detail)  



Get the MMA Underground app. for iPhone and Andriod devices.
iPhone Application Andriod MMA Underground Application

Recent Comments »

Hate420 site profile image  

7/4/09 11:59 AM by Hate420

Again...this shit has already been posted and has 4 pages of replies.http://www.mixedmartialarts.com/?go=forum_framed.posts&forum=1&thread=1483860&page=1&pc=77