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UFC News: Alex Pereira says the arrogant Israel Adesanya cried after knocking him out – MMA Sports

Despite being 34 years old, Alex Pereira is one of the UFC’s hottest prospects. The hype around “Poretan” is due to his amazing kickboxing career, where he turned 40-7 and won multiple titles in Glory Promotions.

Another major reason to excite UFC newcomers is Who He won kickboxing (twice). Pereira is the only man to knock out UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. He did this at the 2017 Glory of Heroes 7. The KO’s victory followed the unanimous decision that Pereira took over Adesanya at last year’s Glory of Heroes.

It’s been very good for Pereira so far since returning to mixed martial arts in 2020. Since then, he has recorded two overwhelming stops. Thunder KO at LFA in 2020 and then He was kneeling on Andreas Michailidis in his UFC debut last year.

Pereira has been performing as expected so far and is eager to see him fight for his third fight with Adesanya. And there seems to be some protracted hostility between the pairs, as if the outlook wasn’t exciting enough.

Pereira recently spoke PVT About Adesanya. And he wasn’t shy to let him know his feelings.

“I don’t know if he’s that arrogant man, that annoying man, with his friends and people near him, because every time I meet that man, it’s all arrogant. And that ego, that he was as usual, “pereira said (ht). sportskeeda). “Since the first fight in China, he has been a man who has made me very angry from weighing to fighting. Even if I lose, when there was a rematch here in Brazil, he posted a post that I really don’t remember. It was like, “I have to defeat Pereira in his backyard and then run out of shantytowns.” It was like that, right? “

Pereira added that he encountered the “last style vendor” outside the arena after knocking out Adesanya in a rematch in Brazil.

“I only saw him in the weigh-in and fight. After the fight, I saw him crying outside Ibirapuera. Sitting on a low wall with his trainer-that’s it. is.”

If Pereira wants to recreate that scene, he should deliver it on March 12th. At that time, he is reserved to step into the Octagon for the second time. UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Ankalaev I’m planning to play against my fellow Brazilian Bruno Silva.

– MMA Sports

UFC News: Alex Pereira says the arrogant Israel Adesanya cried after knocking him out

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