In the UFC 265, Vicente Luque won a submission victory over Michael Chiesa on the main card.After raising his hand, he let it know what he wanted next in him, and who wanted it. Octagon Interview..
“Man, there was no better way to end the fight, and I want to say something to Kamaru Usman, my man, my friends,” Luke began. “He asked the welterweights to show me something. I think I’ve done it. I’ve finished most of my fights. I’m not the kind of person who fights boringly. I come here and do my best to win, and if I lose, people still know they will be in trouble.
“So Kamal, I believe you’ll go through him after you’ve passed Colby. I think it’s our time. You’re the only one who hasn’t fought yet. Come on. shell.”
Immediately after Luke’s victory and interview, the champion responded to the callout via Twitter.
“You looked great on my guy we might dance to soon,” Usman posted.
If this battle happened, it would be the second former teammate Usman would have faced, and the first was a successful title defense. Gilbert Burns and UFC 258 In February, Usman was able to achieve one of the greatest career performances of all time with a TKO victory in the third round.
But, as Luke hinted, the champion must first be defeated before the battle between Usman and Luke is realized. Colby Covington In a rematch currently targeting UFC268 in November.
In addition, with Luke in sixth place in the UFC 265 match, Brazilians may have left at least one fight from this potential fight. But from the sound of things, the welterweight champion does not object to the idea of facing another former teammate sooner rather than later.
– MMA Sports
Kamaru Usman responds to Vicente Luque’s UFC265 callout
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