HomeUFCBelal Muhammad all jokes after UFC 263 victory (Video)
Belal Muhammad all jokes after UFC 263 victory (Video)
June 15, 2021
Belal Muhammad cracks some jokes after incomes a victory over a legend at UFC 263 by unanimous resolution in opposition to Demian Maia.
Belal Muhammad was all enterprise as entered the Octagon in opposition to UFC legend Demian Maia for what many thought can be Maia’s final struggle. The 2 engaged in a predominantly placing affair, with only one takedown within the first, nullifying Maia’s infamous submission recreation.
Combating to the choice, Muhammad had nothing however reward for Maia’s placing prowess.
“Man, I used to be Within the again I used to be like, no means! Demian Maia simply reduce me, what the heck? However, that was the place I believe too, we have been like, yo! He might throw,” Muhammad shared. “So it’s like, it’s nonetheless 4 ounce gloves. I actually had any individual inform me, ‘bro, how does it really feel that you simply don’t have to fret about any individual knocking you out on this subsequent struggle? You already know, you’re simply combating Damien, Maya.’ I’m like, what are you want?”
Muhammad continued, “It actually takes one punch to get knocked out and like he’s rocked a whole lot of guys of their fights. So it’s like, you may underestimate him. Then he reduce me. It was just like the final punch within the first spherical he reduce me. I used to be like, no means, this man obtained me, dude. After which I used to be like, all proper, now I gotta get it again. ”
Although Maia has had a protracted profession within the UFC, Muhammad doesn’t consider it’s time for him to hold up the gloves.
“Truthfully, like I don’t need to be his final struggle. You already know, I’ somewhat see him hold combating as a result of he can nonetheless compete. Like I stated, like actually the one two guys he’s misplaced to out of the final 5 are me and Gilbert Burns and we’re on the high of the division.”
Muhammad had jokes for Nick Diaz and Leon Edwards
Muhammad teased reporters with what at first appeared like beef, suggesting that each he and Edwards in addition to he and the elder Diaz had run-ins throughout struggle week.
“I do know Nick Diaz stated he needs to struggle again. He was taking a look at me arduous on the lodge. Then I gave him the finger.”
Then he delivered the punchline.
“I’m simply messing round. I by no means give the finger, I at all times simply give just like the ring finger.”
Muhammad then went on to “poke” a bit of enjoyable at Edwards as effectively.
“I had a freaking legend in entrance of me that I couldn’t look previous. So it was like, all proper, now I’m previous them. So now once I see Leon I’m gonna poke him.”
UFC 263 occurred on Saturday, June 12, 2021, stay from the Gila River Area in Glendale, AZ. Comply with together with FanSided who’s on-site all week for all of your stay information and highlights.