Amon Amarth’s Johan Hegg Boycotts UFC for Allowing Russian Fighters to Compete

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Since Russia invaded Ukraine on Feb. 24, we’ve seen a variety of forms of protest against Russia in all walks of life. One of the latest comes from Amon Amarth vocalist Johan Hegg, who has pledged that he will not partake in watching upcoming UFC fights after they have allowed Russian fighters to continue competing in events. “As long as @ufc allows Russian fighters to compete and make money, while children die in Ukraine, @ufc will not get my money,” stated Hegg in a tweet. “I have now cancelled my fight pass. Athletes represent their country and regime. Allowing Russian fighters to compete i…

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