The ground specialist plans on rising to the occasion when he battles the former Olympic wrestler Cejudo in Monterrey, Mexico tonight (Sat., Nov. 21, 2015).
It’s not what you did, but what have you done for me lately and that’s something that No. 3-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight Jussier Formiga takes seriously.
That’s why the winner of three-in-a-row has his sights set on playing the role of spoiler against ex-Olympic wrestler Henry Cejudo at the UFC Fight Night 78 mixed martial arts (MMA) event tonight (Sat., Nov. 21, 2015) in Monterrey, Mexico.
Formiga, 30, has only been foiled by the very best the 125-pound division has to offer, but plans on reminding the MMA masses just how potent of a fighter he can be with a victory over “The Messenger.”
The Brazilian gives his take to MMAjunkie:
“Maybe people don’t remember, but I was No. 1 in the division at one time, and I need to get back to that point, and that’s what I’m trying to do right now. This is a great moment in my career, thankfully. I’ve been able to find myself in the UFC. And now I’m facing another very good fighter, Henry ….View original article
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