...The road back to the UFC took long enough for Andrei Arlovski.
And now that he’s back in, the road back to the top of the heavyweight division for the former UFC champion seems downright cruel.
Arlovksi (22-10), the popular Belarus native who trains at Albuquerque’s Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA gym, is in enemy territory as he headline’s tonight’s 11-fight “UFC Fight Night” card in Brasilia, Brazil, against physically imposing 6-foot-4, 264-pound Brazilian Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva (18-5).
“Confidence? Of course, but like I said, on Saturday night I know there’s going to be a whole crowd against me...