Following his UFC 263 Unanimous decision Adesanya (21-1 MMA, 10-1 UFC) and Vettori (17-4-1 MMA, 7-3-1 UFC) defeated the first Italian title challenger in promotion history and discussed whether or not to score. .. It was accurate.
The conversation bothered Adesanya. He didn’t expect their beef to evaporate suddenly, but Adesanya expected Vettori to tilt his cap for at least a fair and one-sided victory. Instead, he encountered an extracurricular conflict.
“I don’t know, because I thought,’at least I’ve won it,’ even when the fight is over,” Adesanya said at a news conference. “He said,’What? This? This?’ I said,’Are you serious? I won it.'” I said, “Oh no. I can’t. I can’t.” Eric Cartman Spirit, man. Sometimes you have to believe in your bullishness. Did he say I believe in my hype? But awesome, then who believes in his hype? “
In professional mixed martial arts, Adesanya loses only one. But his record of kickboxing also has a loss. To lose is what Adesanya thinks he is doing well. Through his defeat, Adesanya found improvement and motivation, as he did when he lost to Jan Blawowic in March. Vettori can do the same-and if he wants to improve, Adesanya explained.
“After my last fight, I’m not going to say anyone, but certain people thought I won the fight,” Adesanya said. “Some people in my camp thought I won the fight, but I was like,” No, it was close, but I took an “L” from the fight and I grew up. To do. I will learn ‘If you want his mentality, grab it. I keep chasing January, and it’s so stupid. It’s not the way you grow. How you grow is to learn from your mistakes. You go back to the drafting board and you improve. You get better from them. “Ls” is a part of life. Loss makes you better. “
In Adesanya’s eyes, Vettori’s thinking is negative. Instead of fixing his hole, Vettori was stuck trying to convince himself that he was a better fighter, Adesanya analyzed.
“I don’t know where this whole spirit comes from.’Oh, you suffered a loss, and now you’re done.’ No, it’s part of life. Take it, it’s you Please improve, “said Adesanya. “My advice to him is to look at myself in the mirror tonight. It may not be tonight. Give it a week. Let’s calm things down. Look at yourself in the mirror and say,” Look. , Israel is better than you. Israel is better than you. Izzy is much better than you. You couldn’t shit him, but I’m going to get better. I swear to you, if he does the right job, his next fight will improve. But you have to let it go. You need to let it go. “
UFC 263 was held on Saturday at the Gila River Arena. The main card was streamed in pay-per-view after preliminary on ESPN / ESPN +.
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