HomeUFCCarlos Felipe believes his time is ‘now’ after UFC 263 win (Video)
Carlos Felipe believes his time is ‘now’ after UFC 263 win (Video)
June 13, 2021
Carlos Felipe offered an inventory of opponents he’d like after incomes his eleventh profession victory at UFC 263 by break up resolution towards Jake Collier.
Carlos Felipe returned to the Octagon for the second time in 2021 and manages to earn one other split-decision win through the prelims for UFC 263 in Glendale, AZ.
The consequence was no shock, as Felipe and Collier engaged in a battle that went forwards and backwards and will have simply gone both manner. Each males got here out aggressive within the first, however the quantity decreased within the second. Going into the third, it was anybody’s battle, however Felipe felt that he had decisively secured the victory and was shocked by the judges’ scorecards.
“I feel I received the battle. I don’t understand how (the judges) would say he received the battle,” Felipe stated throughout his post-fight interview.
Although the choice was shut, Felipe felt that it was a superb efficiency and felt the battle went as deliberate.
“Every part I did tonight was a part of the sport. We studied his historical past, all the pieces, what he can deliver to the battle. It was all the pieces completely the way in which we imagined.”
Felipe know who he desires subsequent
Now sitting on a three-fight win streak, Felipe is aware of that he might want to proceed to carry out to maneuver up in a division loaded with expertise. Although he talked about a number of names together with Greg Hardy and Tai Tuivasa, Felipe made clear who’s on the high of his record.
“Andrei Arlovski. I feel this battle makes all sense as a result of first I’ve all respect for him for his profession, however I feel his time is completed. I do know, I feel it’s my time now.”
UFC 263 occurred on Saturday, June 12, 2021, reside from the Gila River Area in Glendale, AZ. Observe together with FanSided who’s on-site all week for all of your reside information and highlights.