Six Nations MMA fighter gearing up for home bout in June

Malakai Williams, who is nicknamed The Warrior, is scheduled to have his next MMA fight on June 4.

By Sam Laskaris Writer Mixed martial arts fans from Six Nations will have the rare opportunity to see one of their own in action in their community. Malakai Williams, who is nicknamed The Warrior, is scheduled to have his next MMA fight on June 4. That event will be staged at the Gathering Place by the Grand venue, located at 2593 Chiefswood Road in Ohsweken. Williams will battle Kincardine native Derek Charbonneau in his bout, one of 16 fights at the event being billed as Scorpion Kombat 5. “I’m very excited for that,” Williams said. “It’s the first time fighting at home.” Williams, who is now 27, has been an amateur MMA fighter for the past eight years. His older brother Cody was into boxing and he decided he’d also…

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