Tony Ferguson has re-found this starvation for combating forward of UFC 262.
The previous interim light-weight champion has made wholesale adjustments to his camp after dropping back-to-back fights.
Ferguson was stopped by Justin Gaethje at UFC 249 earlier than slipping to a choice defeat to Charles Oliveira at UFC 256.
Regardless of dispatching of his coaches, Ferguson insists he’s guilty for his poor performances in 2020.
“Final yr, it had nothing to do with coaches or the rest,” Ferguson advised Submission Radio. “Severely, I take all the autumn and all my blame on it, however the two losses that I had, I’m gonna be actual with you guys, it was the perfect studying expertise I most likely might’ve ever had and the perfect factor that was for me and my household.”
“Chasing after a man like Khabib after which attempting to get the struggle after which not getting the struggle after which having interim belts dangled in entrance of you, the sport is what it’s. You possibly can’t get mad on the recreation. However the way you play the sport is precisely your method. And that’s what I did for this yr. I utterly modified my method.”
“After I had to try the drafting board and the numbers weren’t making sense, I needed to do one thing about it. And I did. I made a really enterprise large boy choice.”
Ferguson has been coaching with famend boxing coach Freddie Roach on the world well-known, Wild Card health club.
The change in surroundings has left ‘El Cucuy’ feeling revitalized forward of his struggle with Beneil Dariush at UFC 262.
“The place we’re at proper now, I’m hungry as fuck,” Ferguson stated. “And I haven’t had the love for the sport in a minute. I’m gonna be actual, I haven’t even sparred but, however I’m getting that fucken starvation simply being round it over at Wild Card.”
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