According to Dana White, Shogun Rua has officially retired.
After RuaruOst to Paul Craig at UFC 255Many thought it was the legend of Brazilian MMA, but there was no official retirement. But now, on ESPN + Live Stream, Dana White has revealed that Lua has retired.
I don’t know if it’s a slip-up, but Dana White has shown that Shogun Rua has retired on ESPN + Livestream Q & A. #UFCFightIsland
— Nolan King (@mma_kings) January 6, 2021
I don’t know if it was a slip-up, but Dana White showed that Shogun Rua has retired on ESPN + Livestream Q & A.
This is true, and even if Shogun Rua retires, it’s no wonder. After losing to Craig, Lua issued a statement detailing the injuries in the fight.He also Planned to discuss the future of his battle with his family..
“As always, I would like to thank you for your wonderful support. I am happy to have been able to do this for 18 years already, and in 2020 you guys I have with me It’s a big motivation and it keeps me going. Now I’m resting with my family and thinking about my career. My mission in this sport is far beyond the octagon. I know that, thank a lot of people, “read part of the statement.
If this is the end of Shogun Rua, he ends his career with a professional record of 27-12-1. It would definitely be disappointing that he ended up losing, but he drew 5-2 and drew in the last eight games.
In his career, Lua was mainly pride UFC Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. The Brazilians knocked out Lyoto Machida at UFC 113 to win the belt, but never defended because they lost to Jon Jones in the next battle.
There is no doubt that Shogun Rua will be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. Lua has won notable wins against Alistair Overeem, Lyoto Machida, Chuck Liddell, Forrest Griffin, Mark Coleman and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira.
What is your favorite Shogun Rua moment?
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