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Why did Corey Anderson leave UFC?

Speaking to ESPN Anderson revealed he had collapsed in a friend’s driveway and subsequently underwent multiple procedures to correct a heart condition that threatened his fight career.Aug 13, 2020

Who does Corey Anderson fight for?

Corey Anderson (fighter) Corey Anderson Division Light heavyweight (2013, 2014–present) Heavyweight (2013) Reach 79 in (201 cm) Fighting out of Rockton, Illinois, U.S. Team Renzo Gracie Academy

Is Corey Anderson in Bellator?

Corey Anderson begins climb toward $1M prize in Bellator world grand prix. The former Hononegah wrestler spent six years in the UFC before leaving for Bellator last August. He then proceeded to pummel veteran MMA fighter Melvin Manhoef in his first fight under the new promoter in November.Apr 15, 2021

Why did Corey Anderson go to Bellator?

He previously said the move to Bellator was motivated by a desire for better compensation after a conversation with former UFC two-division champion Daniel Cormier, per ESPN’s Brett Okamoto. “I used to say I don’t care about the money, that I’m fighting to be the best and I don’t need the money,” Anderson said.