After receiving a slap from his rival at the weigh-ins, Michel Pereira He put it back in the cage and went viral for it. The day before UFC Vegas 9, on Friday, Zelim Imadaev He tried to make fun of the Brazilian, which ended up going wrong. Already in Saturday’s fight, the South American captured everyone’s attention for his performance, but also for how he slapped him back. First he gave a kiss on the inside of his right hand and, with the same open, hit the left parietal of his rival.
After that, in the last round he finished by submission. Pereira, 26, improved his record on the Octagon to 2 – 1 – 1 and is put in good position by a new bonus received. The Brazilian had just been disqualified for illegally kneeing Diego Sánchez in UFC Fight Night co-star Rio Rancho earlier this year. Imadaev, who reached the UFC 8-0, suffered his third loss in a row. The Russian had just lost to Danny Roberts and Max Griffin.
What happened in the previous
Russian fighter Zelim Imadaev slapped the Brazilian Michel Pereira in his UFC Vegas 9 confrontation. These days there was a great clash with Alistair Overeem (46-18) vs. Augusto Sakai (15-1-1) as the main fight, although the previous ones also revolutionized. In any case, the previous one was very hot, because the Russian fighter slapped the Brazilian in his face. Everything was recorded and the video quickly went viral on all social networks.
What you want for your future
After the spectacular performance he left at UFC Vegas 9, the South American was not afraid to ask for a fight against the aforementioned, with whom he says he would give an entertaining fight in the cage. “It would be a great battle and an incredible show. We both like to give good fights ”, was what he expressed on social networks. Michel he has finished seventeen opponents prematurely throughout his professional career and added his third performance bonus in the UFC.
What can come for Michel
Although nothing is certain about Jorge Masvidal’s future yet, there are several options that could be important for the welterweight who has stood out for his talent and flamboyance. The undefeated, Khamzat Chimaev and the always dangerous, Nate Diaz, are some of those he wants in front. Or, in turn, someone from the Top 10 like Vicente Luque, who is also a powerful finisher. To close, he is even excited about the experienced Stephen Thompson.