UFC veteran Elias Theodorou dead at 34 after battling cancer

Sep 17, 2022

UFC veteran Elisa Theorodou has died at age 36 after a battle with Stage 4 liver cancer.

Theodorou fought for the UFC first in 2014, fulfilling a lifelong dream of his. That fight was on The Ultimate Fighter: Nations middleweight tournament, which kicked off his career.

It was Canadian fighters against Australia, and Theodorou ended up beating Sheldon Westcott, a fellow Canadian in the final for the middleweight division. He signed his UFC contract after that.

Source: Fox News