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UFC 277: Amanda Nunes and Julianna face off, Derrick Lewis pranks Dana | fight

The UFC 277 press convention this Thursday with all members of the principle card of Saturday’s occasion in Dallas was in a provocative ambiance between bantamweight champion Julianna Peña (below 61.2 kg) and present challenger Amanda Nunes. At final look, rigidity was within the air below Dana White’s watchful gaze, however neither of them hinted at something extra aggressive.

– Honestly, I misplaced my approach, I could not settle for it. So I had to return house and do it once more. I made all of the changes and modifications I wanted to make. I would like the belt again. That’s what I like. And I can not retire like that. That is my predominant purpose. I took this fight, I wish to be 100% and do my greatest. And being a champion is nice, I understand how he feels now. I’m nonetheless a champion, I do know that feeling. So I wish to be a double champion once more. That’s my huge objective. I went again to the fitness center, corrected a number of issues and got here again right here. I’ll see you guys on Saturday with an opportunity to get the belt again – stated Amanda about her motivation to hunt a rematch and regain the title.

Julianna Peña and Amanda Nunes share a tense take care of the UFC 277 press convention — Photo: Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Amanda has most well-liked to not delve into Julianna Peña’s perspective, in contrast to the earlier fight, thus far it has not been so provocative.

– Actually, that could be a technique. He does what he needs. I’ve to maintain my mindset. That’s what I wish to do, get the belt again, so I’m conserving my deal with getting the belt again (…). This is the best fight of all time, I might be a two-time champion once more. What’s extra thrilling than that? So I’ll see you on Saturday,” stated Amanda, to thunderous applause from the viewers.

Julianna Peña, who tried to be much less provocative in selling this second fight, started to loosen up extra when requested about Amanda on the press convention.

– Fedor Emelianenko has an aura. Mike Tyson has an aura. Dana White has an aura. I do not know that aura you discuss Amanda Nunes, I do not see it (…). All the actual fights are 135 (kilos, bantamweight), he is saying he will fight 145 (kilos, featherweight) and defend the belt, however who? Mention two out of 145 (fighters), there isn’t a one in that class, everybody is aware of the actual fights are at 135 kilos – shot Julianna, after the Brazilian introduced shortly after Saturday’s rematch that she’s going to defend the featherweight.

Alexandre Pantoja, the opposite Brazilian on the UFC 277 press convention, and Alex Perez within the flyweight predominant card opener, provoked Brandon Moreno and Kai Kara-France with few phrases. He has already gained each, however might be preventing forward of each and out of competition for the interim title within the class.

– I’m a superb father and I’m right here with my kids – stated the fighter from Arraial do Cabo.

Alexandre Pantoja takes on Alex Perez in UFC 277 flyweight bout — Photo: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Derrick Lewis swears and jokes

Derrick Lewis and Sergei Pavlovich conflict as heavyweights at UFC 277 — Photo: Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Derrick Lewis, regardless of being questioned solely as soon as, confirmed his charisma with the followers. The American heavyweight even joked that the query must be requested in Spanish and not in English. When the reporter did so, Lewis referred to as him a “pretentious fool” in Spanish, drawing laughter from the viewers. And through the fight between Lewis and Sergei Pavlovich, the American made a joke to Dana White, pondering that he would go after the Russians.

Next Saturday, once more the fight “UFC 277” airs dwell and completely beginning at 7:00 p.m. (Brazil time). Oh fight.com transmits”Battle Warming Up” and the primary two fights from 18:30, as effectively SportTV 3 is Fight YouTube. The web site follows the occasion in actual time.

UFC 277
July 30, 2022 in Dallas, USA
MAIN CARD (23:00 GMT):
Bantamweight: Julianna Pena vs. Amanda Nunes
Flyweight: Brandon Moreno vs. Kai Kara-France
Heavyweight: Derrick Lewis vs. Sergei Pavlovich
Flyweight: Alexandre Pantoja vs. Alex Perez
Lightweight: Magomed Ankalaev vs. Anthony Smith
ADVANCE TICKETS (7:00 p.m. Brasilia time):
Welterweight: Alex Morono vs. Matt Semelsberger
Lightweight: Drew Dober vs. Rafael Alves
Heavyweight: Don’Tale Mayes vs. Hamdy Abdelwahab
Lightweight: Drakkar Klose vs Rafa Garcia
Welterweight: Michael Morales vs. Adam Fugitt
Bantamweight: Joselyne Edwards vs. Ji Yeon Kim
Lightweight: Nicolae Negumereanu vs Ihor Potieria
Welterweight: Orion Cosce vs. Mike Mathetha

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