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Jack Marshman Becomes the First Welsh Fighter to Be Signed by the UFC

Photo via Jack Marshman/Instagram It was the day Welsh MMA’s contingent of fans has been long clamoring for. On Thursday 6 th October, 2016, the UFC finally signed its first Welsh fighter to complete the collection from the British Isles. Jack “The Hammer” Marshman is the man to have earned the coveted role as Wales’ most prominent fighting son to set foot in the cage—a country which so vehemently supported its world champion boxers in the unbeaten Joe Calzaghe and latterly Enzo Maccarinelli, Nathan Cleverly and Lee Selby.
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