Glover teixeira killed Thiago Santos at UFC Vegas 13, so Dana White He told who could be his next rival. In one of the best crosses of the year, the two Brazilians blew up the Apex cage in Nevada. The fight only lasted three rounds out of five, although they were truly memorable. With both of them leaving absolutely everything in the octagon, it was certainly one of the performances of the night.
Teixeira (32-7 MMA, 15-5 UFC) defeated Santos (21-8 MMA, 13-7 UFC) in the main event of an impressive night, putting him squarely on the line for the title fight. At UFC Apex in Las Vegas, getting a fourth round TKO, Glover is excited about his long five-fight winning streak. Now, the President of the most important entity of Mixed Martial Arts, analyzes his future.
There is no doubt that, at 41, Glover teixeira is his best physical condition, which he showed against a rival six years younger than him. In this way, the current 205-pound champion, Jan Blachowicz, is the one who is shaping up to be his next opponent, taking into account the words of the president. Although the company announced days ago that Israel Adesanya is in the first option, they do not rule out the Brazilian.
Dana White’s opinion
«I was sitting listening to him give his interview, he is not mistaken. It’s like, ‘I deserve the chance, I’ve been here forever.’ He’s on a streak, he looked great tonight. The funny thing is, every time I tell this guy and I think I don’t know if you understand, he proves me wrong. He looked amazing tonight, ”was what the President of the MMA company began by saying.
To close, Dana White He also asserted: “That is something we have to solve. It will take time and it will not be easy, but we will figure it out and release the final result. But I heard him and I agree with him and I take him seriously. So yes. I will not doubt this guy anymore. It is clearly intact and has much more to continue giving in this sport. Hopefully it continues this way. It’s good for everyone.