Belal Muhammad light isn’t satisfied he’s now no longer rematching Leon Edwards.
On March 13, Muhammad stepped up on short scrutinize to fight Edwards in a pivotal bout. In the key spherical, the Englishman had a ton of success and clearly gained it. But, within the second Edwards poked Muhammad within the get out about and the fight used to be dominated a No Contest.
After the fight, Muhammad called for a rematch but didn’t prove getting it. As a exchange, Edwards will face Nate Diaz at UFC 263 while Muhammad will need on Demian Maia on the an identical card. Given they are both on the an identical card, Muhammad says if he sees him he’ll give him a three portion and a soda.
“Yeah it’s a ramification of the establish there’s pretty salt on my shoulders correct now,” Muhammad mentioned at media day. “It’s all exact, for me I need to bag past Demian Maia and I don’t need to bag distracted by Leon after which wait within the encourage and presents Leon a three portion and a soda and perchance that will give me my rematch?”
Even though Muhammad didn’t bag the rematch he light obtained a gigantic fight in Maia. The hope for the welterweight contender is Nate Diaz beats Edwards so he can bag the rematch with the Englishman.
Regardless, Muhammad is assured he’ll bag a chief-five opponent or a gigantic name next time out with a capture.
“I’m rooting for Nate Diaz. If Nate Diaz wins the Leon Edwards fight makes sense so I’m going to be Nate Diaz military,” Muhammad mentioned. “With any luck, he wins that fight. Otherwise, I need to peek for any individual, positively prime-five. I don’t need to peek past Maia but when you beat a guy esteem that you just deserve a no 1 contender fight or guys in that title image.”
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