If what Paige VanZant wants is to prove his worth as a free agent, Dana White agrees with that decision and directly recommends that you do so. In the fight that opened the UFC 251 Main Card, it was submitted in just over two minutes by the Brazilian Amanada Ribas (10 – 1), who made her debut as Flyweight at the PPV. Failure to sign a new contract with the UFC, the renowned influencer of social networks would leave the promotion with a 5 – 4.
Contesting the last fight of his contract, VanZant He hoped to achieve a victory so that he could negotiate a better link with the mixed martial arts organization. But, losing the way she did, chances are that Saturday night was the last thing we saw of her over the octagon, at least for a while. It is precisely for this result that the president of the company spoke on the matter, focusing on what may come for it.
“I like it PaigeWhite told the media after the event (via MMA Junkie). “I like it Paige. It’s like with (Curtis) Blaydes. When you say all these things, ‘They don’t pay me well’, and you fight inconsistently, once after a year, and they annihilate you in the first round of the fight. She should definitely try her luck as a free agent, “he said. Dana, directly liquidating the young fighter, the one who is most recognized for her figure on social networks.
While in his twenties VanZant had a promising start in UFC By winning her first three fights, two of them by completion, her decline was such that she has only won two of the last six contests against female fighters who really have no level to compete in the elite women’s MMA elite. These were Rachael Ostovich (4-5) and Bellator’s now fighter, Bec Rawlings (8-9). Therefore, it is finally believed that she is not prepared for the cage she commands White.
“I have my heart set and nobody is going to change my mind that I am fighting my contract. I don’t know where my future is, I really don’t know. I think it is an exciting thing in my life. I’ve been with him UFC for six years, and during this time I am still, which is crazy, in the same contract before fighting Rose (Namajunas) at 22 years old, and now I am 26 “, was what the renowned fighter commented, focusing in his contract and what was left ahead.