Jan Blachowicz nonetheless hopes to face Jiri Prochazka in Europe | Popgen Tech
Former Final Combating Championship 205-pound titleholder Jan Blachowicz wish to take a look at himself with fellow former gentle heavyweight champion Jiri Prochazka.
Final yr ended on a bittersweet notice for Blachowicz (29-9-1, 12-6-1 UFC), who didn’t seize the vacant 205-pound title after dropping to Magomed Ankalaev on UFC 282 fought to a break up draw. The Blachowicz-Ankalaev bout happened after Prochazka – who was scheduled to face Glover Teixeira – was pressured to vacate the belt after struggling a shoulder harm. Blachowicz has usually been outspoken in regards to the battle in opposition to Prochazka in an on a regular basis European conflict between former champions. For now, the Polish fighter should look ahead to “Denisa” to recuperate from the harm, earlier than he will get the possibility to lock horns within the Octagon.
“I consider that someday sooner or later I’ll meet him within the Octagon. I want him a really speedy restoration and good restoration. I hope that at some point we are going to battle this battle someplace in Europe.”
(00:21) Recap of the Ankalaev battle
(00:41) Touch upon the outcome
(02:03) The championship battle between Glover Teixeira and Jamahal Hill
(02:43) Whether or not he plans to name the winner
(03:09) In opposition to Jiri Prochazka
(03:30) Reward Khaled Mamedov’s win over Mariusz Pudzianowski
(04:08) His trip time