Head coach Siyar Bahadurzada teaches his students how to defend in bottom guard position. Photo: Evolve MMA Head coach Siyar Bahadurzada teaches his students how to defend in bottom guard position. Photo: Evolve MMA
Head coach Siyar Bahadurzada teaches his students how to defend in bottom guard position. Photo: Evolve MMA

UFC’s first Afghan fighter Siyar Bahadurzada on his path from wartime to coaching in coronavirus

  • Shooto world champion Siyar Bahadurzada has to coach via video calls at Singapore’s Evolve MMA
  • With UFC fighting career seemingly over, pioneer hopes to give back to Afghanistan as country hit by pandemic and famine

Topic |   Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
Head coach Siyar Bahadurzada teaches his students how to defend in bottom guard position. Photo: Evolve MMA Head coach Siyar Bahadurzada teaches his students how to defend in bottom guard position. Photo: Evolve MMA
Head coach Siyar Bahadurzada teaches his students how to defend in bottom guard position. Photo: Evolve MMA
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