After two defeats in a row, Edson barboza he was left with a great victory against Makwan Amirkhani and now he wants more. In the co-star of UFC Fight Island 5, the South American imposed great dominance over his rival, which leads him to think big. He did what he wanted on Abu Dhabi’s “Fight Island” and hit his prime again. In this way, after the event, he expressed what he is looking for from now on.
“He said, ‘No, you got it, you got it.’ Please UFC give me a fight ASAP. I really love my job. I hope the UFC gives me the opportunity to fight as soon as possible. I only need a couple of days to enjoy my family, my children, my wife and, thank God, I am not injured, “the Brazilian began to the press. In this way, he puts pressure on Dana White, asking for a new fight.
For its part, Edson He also stressed: “I’m ready to go back to the gym, improve and fight as soon as possible. I feel, I think, a couple 100,000 pounds off my shoulders. I really thought I had won the fights against Felder and Ige, but when I saw it, I couldn’t believe it. Thank goodness I’m back to get my ‘W’. I am very very happy. I want to return as soon as possible. I will fight for the title, I have no doubts about that.
His words before the fight
I’ve never been as motivated as I am for this fight. I was just doing what was necessary in these last years of my career. I went back to watching my last fights, paying close attention to it, and I thought, ‘Damn I’m doing enough, I could have fought a lot better. I look back and wonder why I am doing this, why I am not fighting the best I can, “said the Brazilian in the preview.
To close, Edson barboza He also noticed that he was in better shape than his last fights, which he showed on Saturday. “I understood it and put it into practice in training, and I’m sure I’ll put it into practice in the fight as well. You’ll see the best Edson Barboza you’ve ever seen, hands down. I was doing what it took to win. I could have fought a thousand times better, but I didn’t try. I was trying to stay in control and all that, just doing what it took to win. That is over, “he said before.