HomeUFCOvince St. Preux not looking to stay in the heavyweight division (Video)
Ovince St. Preux not looking to stay in the heavyweight division (Video)
June 25, 2021
Ovince ‘OSP’ St. Preux strikes as much as heavyweight for UFC Vegas 30 however doesn’t plan to remain there.
Perennial UFC gentle heavyweight Ovince ‘OSP’ St. Preux is stepping out of his consolation zone at UFC Vegas 30. St. Preux shall be shifting as much as heavyweight to face Tanner Boser. When requested if this shall be his final heavyweight outing, St. Preux replied with one phrase.
As St. Preux prepares for his second outing within the heavyweight division, it’s simple to know why OSP was emphatic about returning to his dwelling within the gentle heavyweight division.
“My first heavyweight struggle I fought huge Ben. And, you understand, I used to be pondering to myself like throughout weigh-ins, I used to be like, oh, he don’t look that huge. And we obtained within the octagon and I used to be like, oh shoot. He’s really fairly huge. And I’m like, you don’t understand, like, these guys are actually, actually onerous to maneuver. Like you may transfer them most likely the primary, the second time. However then after that, they’re simply onerous to maneuver.”
Ovince St. Preux believes his energy will nonetheless translate towards Tanner Boser.
Though Ovince St. Preux admits that the heavyweight division just isn’t the place for him, he believes that Tanner Boser is a wonderful match-up for him.
“So, you understand, provided that, you understand, Tanner’s not an even bigger heavyweight, I used to be like, sure, I’m going to mean to entertain this risk.”
” I believe it’s going to be a kind of fights the place he’s [Boser] like, okay, he’s arising from a lightweight heavyweight division. I’m going to attempt to stress him. I believe if I may put my fingers on him, he’ll most likely take a step again and be like, okay, you bought just a little little bit of energy.”
With each males coming off of losses, we should always count on them each to place their energy on show.
UFC Vegas 30 takes place on Saturday, June 26, 2021, reside from the UFC Apex Heart in Las Vegas, Nevada. Comply with together with FanSided for all of your reside information and highlights.