EA Sports UFC Roster Reveal Coverage Part II

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Earlier we brought you coverage of some of the fighters revealed for EA Sports UFC, coming to Xbox One and PS4. Now we bring to you, part two of our coverage. Scroll below for screenshots and profiles of Donald Corrine, Chuck “Iceman” Liddell and more.

Donald Cerrone:

  • Nickname: Cowboy
  • Current Record: 22-6-0, 1NC
  • From: Denver, CO, USA
  • Fights Out Of: Albuquerque, NM, USA
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6’0” (182 cm)
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70 kg)
  • Strengths: Striking, Submissions, Muay Thai

Arriving in the UFC by way of the WEC in 2011, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is as well known for his victories inside the Octagon as he is for the trademark hat he sports on his walks out to it. Formerly a bull rider prior to beginning his career in MMA, Cerrone holds wins in 10 of his last 15 professional bouts and has displayed an affinity for finishing fights on the ground, with 14 of his 21 career wins coming via submission.

Mike Easton

  • Nickname: The Hulk
  • Current Record: 13-4-0
  • From: Washington, DC, USA
  • Fights Out Of: Camp Springs, MD, USA
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 5’6” (167 cm)
  • Weight: 135 lbs (61 kg)
  • Strengths: Unbelievable standup, excellent on the ground

Bantamweight brawler, Mike “The Hulk” Easton began his professional MMA career in 2003 at the age of 20. Following an eight fight winning streak that saw him capture and defend the Ultimate Warrior Challenge’s Bantamweight title. Easton made his UFC debut on October 1, 2011, scoring a TKO win over Byron Bloodworth. He was also notably awarded Fight of the Night honors for his April 6, 2013 split-decision loss to Brad Pickett.

Chuck Liddell

  • Nickname: The Iceman
  • Record: 21-8-0
  • From: Santa Barbara, CA, USA
  • Age: 44
  • Height: 6’2” (187 cm)
  • Weight: 205 lbs (93 kg)
  • Strengths: Excellent Striker, Well-Rounded Grappler

The epitome of a UFC “Hall of famer”, Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell utilized his seek-and-destroy style of stand-up to rack up the second most career knockouts in UFC history, behind only Anderson Silva. Liddell held the Light Heavyweight title from April 2005 to May 2007 and is largely considered to be the top fighter of all time for his weight class. He also boasts one of the most memorable knockout celebrations in UFC history.

Cung Le

  • Nickname: NA
  • Record: 9-2-0
  • From: Saigon, Vietnam
  • Fights Out Of: San Jose, CA, USA
  • Age: 41
  • Height: 5’10” (177 cm)
  • Weight: Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
  • Strengths: Striking, Takedowns

A gifted striker possessing some of the most powerful kicks in his division, Cung Le stepped onto the pro MMA stage for the first time in 2006. After debuting with Strikeforce, building a record of 7-1 and briefly holding their Middleweight title, Le made the jump to the UFC in 2011 likening his contract with the company to getting his black belt in MMA. The Taekwondo black belt, most recently scored an impressive KO victory over Rich Franklin and is currently the Mentor and Chief Coach of The Ultimate Fighter: China.

Costas Philippou

  • Nickname: NA
  • Current Record: 12-4-0, 1NC
  • From: Limassol, Cyprus
  • Fights Out Of: Long Island, NY, USA
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 5’11” (180 cm)
  • Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
  • Strengths: Striking

A constant threat in the UFC’s Middleweight division, Costas Philippou has been hard at work making a name for himself in MMA since taking his first pro bout in 2008. A highly-skilled striker and former professional boxer, the hard-hitting Cyprus native packs enough power to end any of his fights by knockout, and boasts six wins by KO in his MMA career. With another win-streak, Philippou stands to establish himself as a true contender in his division.

That’s it for part two of the roster reveal coverage. Check back tomorrow for part three.

EA Sports UFC will release in the spring of 2014 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

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