The current bantamweight champion of UFC, Petr Yan, lashed out at the former champion of that division, Cody Garbrandt, on social networks. After the latter hinted at a possible fight for the flyweight division title held by Deiveson Figueiredo, the Russian reacted. Thus, the one with his entire neck tattooed came off a streak of three consecutive defeats when he dramatically beat Raphael Assuncao. He did it by knockout at UFC 250, where he self-proclaimed himself as the # 1 contender in the flyweight division (despite not being on the official list).
Clearly this is what makes his intention of a title fight in that category obvious. That being the case, the Russian champion did not like his words very much and therefore he reacted on the networks. “That moment when[[Garbrandt]He went out to urinate but ended up urinating on himself. You just bark but don’t bite and now you run away to the flyweight division. Close your mouth while I fight with contenders who have the balls to challenge me, “he said. Petr on his Twitter account.
Yan He claimed the vacant bantamweight title prevailing over José Aldo earlier this month at UFC 251, some of which Garbrandt He was not impressed and even called it “poor performance.” For many, a fight between Cody and Petr It would have a good narrative, although there is nothing officialized by the company. Well, the video of the Twitter post shows an altercation that they held off camera at UFC 245 and it was understood that there were “pending issues” between the two.