Shogun Rua vs. Paul craig was the contest that opened the stars of the UFC 255, where the Scotsman was the one who was left with the victory. The one belonging to the Light Heavyweight had the former champion and future Hall of Fame member as the loser. While he did a great job, he fell by TKO in the second round and many believe that he is finished.
Clearly its quality and technique is not in doubt, but Mauricio Rua He suffered the power of the Scot and showed several shortcomings in his strategies. So when you want to enter the Octagon once again, you will definitely have to adjust to what you are looking for. In social networks, several users proposed that he withdraw, although for others it seems a somewhat hasty vision.
Shogun He has been in the UFC for over a decade, making him one of the legends that still linger in the world’s most important cage. Still, at 38 years old, the Brazilian later made it clear that he still has what it takes to pursue a title shot. Beyond what was said in the networks, surely he will not pay attention and will remain firm in the sport he loves.
«It was a great fight against a great fighter. We did things very well all this time and I was prepared for whatever. I did not want to reach the decision, so I threw everything I could, to finish it before that. Luckily we got a great victory. I’m prepared for whatever is coming too, so just do it. I want who they put ahead, “was what he communicated Paul craig, at the end of the fight.
UFC 255 Results
Deiveson Figueiredo (first round submission win) vs. Alex Perez.
Valentina Shevchenko (unanimous decision win) vs. Jennifer Maia.
Mike Perry vs. Tim Means (win by unanimous decision).
Katlyn Chookagian (unanimous decision win) vs. Cynthia Calvillo.
Maurício Shogun Rua vs. Paul craig (victory by TKO in the second round).
Brandon Moreno (victory by TKO in the first round) vs. Brandon Royval.
Joaquin Buckley (second round knockout win) vs. Jordan Wright.
Antonina Shevchenko (second round TKO win) vs. Ariane Lipski.
Daniel Rodrigues vs Nicolas Dalby (win by unanimous decision).
Alan Jouban (win by unanimous decision) vs. Jared Gooden.
Kyle Daukaus (unanimous decision win) vs. Dustin Stoltzfus.
Louis Cosce vs. Sasha Palatnikov (victory by TKO in the third round).