XFE Cage Wars
Featured fighter: Bill Algeo
Our featured fighter of the week is Bill Algeo who has bulleted into his professional MMA career with five fight in less than a year and a half. We are pleased t have Bill return to the XFE cage once again at our final event at Harrah’s Philadelphia on December 7th. With a current professional record of 4-1 Bill will face another tough 145lb competitor in Mike Pope as the main event at XFE 31.XFE: Who has been your biggest inspiration in your MMA career and why?
Bill: My biggest inspiration in MMA is me. I like training hard and seeing myself get better and better. It’s addictive and I get the shakes if I miss a training session.
XFE: What to you is the biggest positive and negative of being a pro fighter?
Bill: The biggest positive to being a professional fighter is not having to use my accounting degree and the biggest negative would be the hours away from loved ones and friends because I have to train.
XFE: As a 145lb pro fighter, who do feel is your biggest competition?
Bill: My biggest competition is anyone ranked in the top 50 in the world at featherweight. I see myself fighting big names soon and I need to be ready for them.
XFE: Out of your five amateur fights, what fight stands out most for you and why?
Bill: The amateur fight that stands out the most is my fight against Aaron Bartow. I drove four hours to Ohio from Penn State, to fight on short notice against a guy who was 4-0. I broke my foot in two places in that fight and still won.
XFE: On a several fight winning winning streak, what is your prediction for your fight at XFE 31 against Mike Pope?
Bill: Mike Pope is a BJJ guy with minimal stand up, so I’ll be happy if I knock him out or submit him.
XFE: What are your interests outside of MMA?
Bill: I like to golf when I dont have any fights coming up.
XFE: What are your goals as an MMA fighter?
Bill: My goal in MMA right now is just to keep collecting bodies until I’m getting paid enough to only train.
XFE: Anything else you would like your fans to know about you?
Bill: I want people to know that the should look me up on youtube for great videos and techniques.
XFE 31 main event of Bill Algeo vs Mike Pope will definitely be a fight not to miss! XFE 31 will be yet another stacked card of outstanding talent. For tickets please visit our website at www.xfemma.com