Curtis Blaydes is well aware that he won’t get the next heavyweight title shot.
Blaze and Derrick Lewis at the UFC Vegas 19 Main Event Finally share the octagons with each other.. This is a very interesting match between the two top five heavyweights, and many believe the winner will win the title shot.But he knows about “razors” Jon Jones I’m getting the next title shot and I understand it.
“I know John is next, but in essence, on a scale of 1 to 10 (how upset I am with that), I’m like 3,” Blaze said on Media Day. (H / t MMAJunkie). “Okay. It’s a business. Jon Jones puts his ass in the seat. He’s the name. He won it because they did it for.Israel Adesanya),Also. Izzy is coming to fight Brahovic, and Glover Teixeira is like (shrugging). So I get it. It’s cool. “
The heavyweight belt will be defended on March 27th and Jones may get the next shot in late summer or fall. For Curtis Blaydes, he’s in a weird place as if he beat Lewis. He would have defeated most of the top candidates, but revealed that he would make money and continue to be active in solidifying his claim.
Which do you think will win, Curtis Blaydes or Derrick Lewis?
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Curtis Blaydes knows Jon Jones will leap him for a heavyweight title shot
https://cdn.mmanews.com/2021/02/curtis-blaydes-aware-jon-jones-will-leapfrog-him-for-heavyweight-title-shot/ Curtis Blaydes knows Jon Jones will leap him for a heavyweight title shot