Nothing wrong with having a plan B. Ryan Bader racked up his fifth straight win after defeating former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Rashad Evans, at last night’s (Sat. Oct. 3, 2015) UFC 192 pay-per-view (PPV) event in Houston, Texas.
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In doing so, “Darth” put a stamp on his case for next shot at the division title, which is still in the grasp of Daniel Cormeir after his five-round war against Alexander Gustafsson, which also went down in “H-Town.”
But, should he get passed over for a championship fight — again — Bader declared during the post-fight press conference (video replay here) he’ll continue to fight to earn his shot.
Especially now that Jon Jones is (almost) back in the mix.
“Yeah, of course. I’m here to fight and if Jon Jones comes back and he’s fighting Cormier, I have some people on my mind that I’d like to fight. I would like to get my last loss back with Glover, if he gets through Pat. So, that’s one fight I’d like to get back. Other than that, Obviously I’d want a title shot and want to fight Cormier, we’ll see what happens with the whole Jon Jones ….View original article