Scott Coker Reacts To Talk Of UFC-ONE Fighter Trade • MMA News
Earlier right this moment it was reported that there are talks between the UFC and ONE Championship for a serious fighter commerce. ESPN reviews that the UFC is discussing sending Demetrious Johnson to ONE, whereas in return receiving Ben Askren. The UFC would launch Johnson of his contract, permitting him to signal with ONE, whereas ONE would do the identical with Askren.
The commerce isn’t but official as of this writing, nonetheless, it’s wanting prefer it may very well be finalized very quickly. Johnson just lately suffered his first loss at 125 kilos, dropping the flyweight title to Henry Cejudo. Askren hasn’t fought since November of 2017, vacating the ONE welterweight title quickly after, claiming he was now retired.
Nonetheless, it seems like he needs to get just a few fights within the UFC earlier than lastly hanging up his gloves. Bellator MMA President Scott Coker had an fascinating response to the information. He took to Twitter shortly after the reviews surfaced and posted the next:
— Scott Coker (@ScottCoker) October 24, 2018
Maybe Coker may very well be seeking to get in on the commerce recreation quickly as effectively.
What do you concentrate on Coker’s response to speak of the UFC-ONE Championship commerce?