A graphic posted to the UFC’s official Weibo account of Chinese fighters Long Xiao (top left), Yan Qihui (top, centre), Maheshate (bottom, left), Qiu Lun (bottom, centre) and Zhang Shifa (bottom right), who will compete on Dana White's Contender Series. Photo: UFC/Weibo
A graphic posted to the UFC’s official Weibo account of Chinese fighters Long Xiao (top left), Yan Qihui (top, centre), Maheshate (bottom, left), Qiu Lun (bottom, centre) and Zhang Shifa (bottom right), who will compete on Dana White's Contender Series. Photo: UFC/Weibo

UFC: six China Academy stars to fight for contracts on Dana White’s Contender Series in October, November

  • Xie Bin, Long Xiao, Maheshate, Shang Zhifa, Qiu Lun and Yan Qihui look to become latest UFC graduates from Shanghai Performance Institute
  • Former ONE Championship star Xie is up first on October 12 episode against Olivier Murad

A graphic posted to the UFC’s official Weibo account of Chinese fighters Long Xiao (top left), Yan Qihui (top, centre), Maheshate (bottom, left), Qiu Lun (bottom, centre) and Zhang Shifa (bottom right), who will compete on Dana White's Contender Series. Photo: UFC/Weibo
A graphic posted to the UFC’s official Weibo account of Chinese fighters Long Xiao (top left), Yan Qihui (top, centre), Maheshate (bottom, left), Qiu Lun (bottom, centre) and Zhang Shifa (bottom right), who will compete on Dana White's Contender Series. Photo: UFC/Weibo
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