UFC’s Anthony Smith Believes He’ll Be A World Champion Or Die Trying
For Anthony Smith, there isn’t a in-between on the subject of success contained in the Octagon.
Smith is predicted to be subsequent in line for a shot on the Final Preventing Championship (UFC) mild heavyweight gold. If all goes in keeping with plan, then Smith will problem champion Jon Jones at UFC 235 on March 2. Smith has been on a tear since transferring as much as the sunshine heavyweight division, and his submission victory over Volkan Oezdemir sealed the deal for this title alternative.
For Anthony Smith, It Actually Is Do Or Die
Being a UFC champion means extra to Smith than merely placing on a mantle. Throughout a latest look on MMAJunkie Radio, Smith talked a few very sturdy perception of his:
“It sounds cliche, it sounds lame but I’m not letting anything stop me. I’m not, I’ve said it to you guys as far back as sh*t who knows, 2015? 2014 maybe with the whole Strikeforce thing. Maybe before that. Like, I’m gonna be a world champion or I’m gonna die trying. I believe that 100 percent, I’m gonna be a world champion or I’m gonna be the first guy to die in the Octagon trying. And I believe that and I’m okay with that. I’ve made peace with whatever I gotta lose and whatever I gotta sacrifice. I made peace with it and I’m good with it.”
“I’m gonna be a world champion or I’m gonna be the first guy to die in the octagon trying. And I believe that and I’m OK with that.” — @lionheartasmith to @MMAjunkieGeorge, @thegoze and @DanTomMMA on @MMAjunkieRadio #UFC235 pic.twitter.com/NZ2G9IZJDh
— MMA on SiriusXM (@MMAonSiriusXM) January 10, 2019
Jones is coming off a one-sided thrashing over Alexander Gustafsson of their rematch at UFC 232. Whereas Jones is a heavy favourite early going into the bout, we’ve seen upsets happen contained in the Octagon. The query stays, can Smith shock the world at UFC 235?
Are you able to see Anthony Smith sporting UFC gold sometime, and can or not it’s on March 2?