Article

Tale of the Tape: Ava Elize Belcher

Congratulations go out to UFC middleweight Alan Belcher and his wife Ashlee on the birth of their daughter, Ava Elize Belcher, now fighting out of Bilxoi, MS. Born at 5 pm on January 18 and standing 21 inches long with an 18 1/2 inch reach, Ava weighed in at nine pounds exactly.

 
 

Congratulations go out to UFC middleweight Alan Belcher and his wife Ashlee on the birth of their daughter, Ava Elize Belcher, now fighting out of Bilxoi, MS. Born at 5 pm on January 18 and standing 21 inches long with an 18 1/2 inch reach, Ava weighed in at nine pounds exactly.

Trainers report that since birth, Ava has been working on her clinch game; specifically, wrapping people around her little finger. She also demonstrated an early talent for stand-up as seen in the prenatal photo below entitled "Chin down, hands up."

We look forward to seeing Belcher back in the Octagon this spring and Ava in his corner soon after.

 

Saturday, May 9
11PM/8PM
ETPT
Adelaide, Australia

Media

Recent
John Makdessi talks to UFC correspondent Megan Olivi about his win against Shane Campbell at UFC 186.
26-Apr-2015
Brazilian prospect Thomas Almeida finished Yves Jabouin in the first fight of the main card at UFC 186. He spoke to UFC correspondent Megan Olivi after the event.
26-Apr-2015
UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defended his title for the sixth time at UFC 186, beating Kyoji Horiguchi by armbar in the fifth round. He spoke with UFC correspondent Megan Olivi about his performance.
26-Apr-2015
Hear from all the stars of UFC 186, including comments from UFC president Dana White, in these post fight press conference highlights.
26-Apr-2015