Tony Ferguson has long passed thru plenty. He modified into as soon as arrangement to face Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC Light-weight Championship. But the fight modified into as soon as canceled as ‘the Eagle’ is grounded in Russia. Later, he modified into as soon as slated to fight Justin Gaethje for the UFC Intervening time Light-weight Championship.
Nonetheless, that too modified into as soon as delayed, as the house modified into as soon as leaked. This prompted ESPN to seek info from Dana White to face down and now not create the event. On the time they introduced the cancelation, ‘El Cucuy’ modified into as soon as chatting with the Orange County Register. He outlined that a commerce in opponent wasn’t a most principal ache brooding about he modified into as soon as getting willing to face the Dagestani fighter.
When he heard the news, he remained silent for a second. Nonetheless, the acknowledge that followed confirmed that he’s oblivious to all the pieces apart from getting willing for the fight. He even build out a tweet on this regard.
— Tony Ferguson (@TonyFergusonXT) April 11, 2020
Tony Ferguson arrangement to manufacture weight on Friday
‘El Cucuy’ has remained steadfast in his aim. He continues to coach as if the fight modified into as soon as accrued on for this weekend. Slack on Thursday night time, ‘El Cucuy’ texted Ariel Helwani a photograph and a reporter took the freedom of sharing the image on Twitter. ‘El Cucuy’ weighed in at 163.6 pounds. His efforts in asserting weight, and persevering with to transfer forward in these unsure times are admirable.
Tony Ferguson staunch texted me this photograph. Upright to his observe, fight or now not fight this weekend, he’s planning on making 155 the following day morning. pic.twitter.com/62uRr7udbv
— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) April 17, 2020
Earlier he said, “I gotta withhold the faith, I gotta withhold this tiny circle shut, bro, and staunch withhold specializing in what we are able to govern, which is our heart charge and our breathing.” He has been doing exactly that and is now not spending energy on issues he can now not management.
Tony Ferguson’s resolution in remaining steadfast with his routine will preserve him in good stead forward of the proposed return date for UFC occasions. Dana White said that the ninth of Might perhaps presumably perhaps will characteristic a superstar-studded fight card which incorporates his Intervening time Title fight.
The UFC President printed that the venue might be the UFC Apex. Nonetheless, it stays to be seen whether or now not a smaller Octagon can have confidence an affect on the fighters. But, ‘El Cucuy’ is one who also can simply staunch shrug it off as all he needs to create is manufacture weight and fight for the title.
Will the UFC preserve the event at ‘The Apex’? Or will they seek refuge in Florida where sports activities are deemed the biggest businesses?
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