HomeUFCThiago Moises is living a dream heading into his first UFC main event
Thiago Moises is living a dream heading into his first UFC main event
July 15, 2021
Thiago Moises appears like he’s dwelling a dream forward of his first important occasion struggle at UFC Vegas 31.
Thiago Moises will meet Islam Makhachev in the primary occasion of UFC Vegas 31. The winner cementing himself as a respectable menace within the 155-pound division. However earlier than they meet within the Octagon, Moises defined what it means to headline his first UFC occasion.
“I’m very joyful for this chance,” mentioned Moises. “This reveals that Dana White, the UFC, there liking my fights, and I’m very grateful for this chance. They’re recognizing not simply the work I did in my final three fights and the work that I’ve did my entire life.”
In most methods, it’s simply one other struggle for the Idaiatuba, Sao Paulo, Brazil native. There are some small variations, nonetheless. Certainly one of them being, seeing his face on the entire UFC promotional posters and advertising and marketing supplies all through struggle week.
“Yeah, it’s very cool, man,” Moises replied when requested his feeling concerning the promo posters. “Thats what I dreamed my entire life (for), who know, Im, dwelling a dream. I’m very joyful.”
Thiago Moises tweaked his coaching camp
UFC Vegas 31 would be the first time Moises competes in a five-round struggle contained in the Octagon. However with a couple of minor changes to his struggle camp, Moises believes he’s ready to get his hand raised in Las Vegas.
“I really did a pair extra rounds in sparring, you recognize, a few little issues with the power and conditioning division,” mentioned Moises.
“However I’ve accomplished 5 rounds 3 times earlier than, so I’m (going to) use it to, I believe it’s gonna be a bonus to me, to be trustworthy with you. As a result of I had accomplished that earlier than, and he had not. I believe that a bonus for me”.
If Moises is profitable in his first important occasion at UFC Vegas 31, he’ll make it 4 straight victories inside one of many promotion’s deepest divisions.
UFC Vegas 31 takes place on July 17, 2021, dwell from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV. Comply with together with FanSided, who’s cageside for all of your dwell information and highlights.