Michael Bisping believes Luke Rockhold should get yourself a title if he wins his fight at UFC 278.
Rockhold is making his go back to the Octagon for the very first time in over 3 years as he faces Paulo Costa in the co-main event of UFC 278. Its an intriguing matchup that has been filled with trash-talking and in the lead-up to the scrap Rockhold has managed to get known he wants a title should he win.
However, Dana White has said hes uncertain if Rockhold would get yourself a title shot, but his longtime rival in Bisping thinks the former champ should.
If Izzy continues to be the champ [after Alex Pereira fight] and Rockhold wins [against Costa], I dont know if that gets him the shot, but Ill say this, I sign off on that. I dont mind that at all, Bisping said on his YouTube channel (via Sportskeeda). Rockhold gets the history, hes a former champion, hes a name in the division, people know his name, he fights perfectly, he just doesnt talk perfectly but he does conceive, believe, achieve and he does carry himself just like a samurai.
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Although Michael Bisping believes Luke Rockhold should get yourself a title shot with a make an impression on Paulo Costa, he doesnt think Rockhold will win. However, he says he could be rooting for his former foe to win at UFC 278.
I believe Ive got Costa. I’d like Luke to win, Bisping said. As a fighter, anyone who you fight and that you beat, you need them always to win because then you can certainly say, Listen, only I could beat him, hes excellent, he doesnt get beat by anyone. And when anyone beats you, you need them always to win aswell as you can say, Look, they beat everybody, that guys amazing. So for all those reasons, I’d like Rockhold to win.
Do you consider Luke Rockhold should get yourself a title shot with a make an impression on Paulo Costa at UFC 278?
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