NJ MMA News Podcast: CFFC 65 preview

With Sharif Jones absent once again as he prepares for his upcoming bout at Art of War 2 on June 2, 2017, NJ MMA News Editor goes solo and previews the Cage Fury Fighting Championships card. With the event taking place at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on May 20, 2017, Connor breaks down the card and makes his picks for the card.

Joe Lowry throws a right hand on Daisuke Yamaji at CFFC 63 on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. Photo Credit: CFFC MM/MDphotoandink.

Writing for NJ MMA New since 2011, Connor is passionate about covering local mixed martial arts. He graduated from Temple University’s School of Media and Communications with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. His love for MMA stems from his past as a high school wrestler and jiu-jitsu blue belt. Former UFC fighter Kurt Pellegrino coached Connor in his senior year of high school. He worked as a Rally Sports Desk report for The Philadelphia Inquirer and interned as a sports reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News.