Zhang Weili celebrates after becoming China’s first UFC champion. Photo: Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC

Dana White sees dollar signs (and yuan) in Zhang Weili, the UFC’s first Chinese champion

  • Chinese fighter was the top search on Baidu and Weibo following 42-second destruction of Jessica Andrade in Shenzhen
  • UFC president says sponsorship deals for the new strawweight champion are pouring in from agents in the US
Topic |   Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)

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Zhang Weili celebrates after becoming China’s first UFC champion. Photo: Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC
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Zhang Weili celebrates after knocking out Jessica Andrade to win the strawweight title. Photos: Brandon Magnus/Zuffa

Zhang Weili is the first Chinese UFC champion after 42-second TKO of Jessica Andrade in Shenzhen

  • ‘Magnum’ wins strawweight title at Fight Night 157 with stunning stoppage victory over Jessica Andrade
  • Li ‘The Leech’ Jingliang enters welterweight rankings with dramatic win against Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos
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Zhang Weili celebrates after knocking out Jessica Andrade to win the strawweight title. Photos: Brandon Magnus/Zuffa
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