Zhang Weili Wants Neutral Location For Rose Namajunas Rematch


Zhang Weili has some solutions for the situation of a possible rematch between her and Rose Namajunas. After getting booed your complete week main as much as the battle, Zhang needs the following one at a impartial location.

At UFC 261, Namajunas knocked Zhang out within the first spherical with a head kick. It was Zhang’s first profession knockout loss and after the gang in Florida showered her with boos. Zhang admitted that the gang and the boos did have an effect on her efficiency and now needs one other probability on the belt.

Throughout a livestream, Zhang shared some ideas a couple of potential location for the rematch. (H/T mmanews.com)

“Ideally, we want it to be held in Abu Dhabi,” Zhang mentioned. “This location is impartial to each events. However now, Rose is the champion, so it won’t be as much as us. The desk has been turned.”

Zhang makes a fantastic level in the truth that Namajunas is the champ now and might do what she needs. One does should surprise if the situation was totally different, would there be a special end result?

Both approach, Zhang appears prepared to maneuver on from her complete UFC 261 expertise. In a while in the course of the livestream, she makes feedback on how she feels about Namajunas.

“I don’t need to touch upon Rose,” Zhang mentioned. “I wished to the touch gloves along with her within the battle however she didn’t do it. So I feel … I wished to make buddies by means of MMA, however the different individual doesn’t suppose like that. So oh properly. Joanna, I feel Joanna is kind of cute. She is nice, she is cute. She makes issues clear and never tries to cover something. However Rose, she is wise. Very good.”

UFC President Dana White has hinted at a rematch between the 2 could possibly be subsequent. Nevertheless, with Carla Esparza profitable in opposition to Xiaonan Yan this previous weekend, the UFC might go in a special path.

Do you suppose a impartial location would have any impression on a rematch between Zhang Weili and Rose Namajunas?


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