Colin "Freakshow" Fletcher signed by UFC

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  1. MMAfanWA

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    UK lightweight Colin Fletcher (8-2) is eager to get into the UFC winner's column. A fan favourite on The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes, "Freakshow" lost to Northern Irishman Norman Parke (17-2) in last month's finale on the Gold Coast, Australia. It was uncertain whether his exciting style and big personality would earn him a contract despite the setback. The rangy submission fighter from Sunderland told fans the good news via Twitter today.

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  2. NetHazard

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    Good to hear, I wonder who he'll fight
     
  3. Warrior99

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    congrats to Colin Freakshow! I look to see massive improvements from him in his next fight, he's one of the biggest lightweights which will play to his advantage
     
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    I like him, but he needs to step up his game. He's definitely at the very bottom if the UFC lightweight division.
     
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    He's a great guy, glad he was signed.

    He desperately needs to work on his wrestling though!
     
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    Tibbles Tibbles is a good boyyy

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    He was signed before the final?

    Do they sign a pre contract kinda deal before tuf? Otherwise what's the point of winning the show?!
     
  10. shogunko**

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    maybe the six figure contract
     
  11. UK_MMA

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    Ayyyyyy Col :D Really hope he gets a win under his belt. I think the nerves got the better of him in the finale.
     
  12. BrazilianDude

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    Nice. Really liked him in the smashes. I'll be rooting for me.
     
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    I'm guessing most fighters have six figure contracts in general.
     
  14. Cosmahorio

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    He became annoying on the show.

    But, good luck to the man, I wish him all the best.
     
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    im guessin only the really impressive guys get offered a fight contract. after the show and before the finale
     
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    great news for the freakshow..
    i hope he can improve his game and put up a good show..
     
  17. Forever Young

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    Sadly I don't really see him sticking around for that long. Really grew to like the guy on the show though. Lightweight is probably the toughest division for new blood to break into.
     
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    I'd like to see Freakshow move to a new team in the States.

    I feel he can really improve his game a great deal and I'd love to see what he's capable of.
     
  19. just found out a guy i trained with beat him
     
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    Given how nice of an ass Freakshow has it gave me a tingle to think of him on the bottom. Thanks.
     

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