HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Bubba Jenkins doesn’t see names, simply obstacles standing on his solution to greatness.
The PFL featherweight doesn’t see greater than only a roadblock he must get by means of when fascinated about his upcoming bout at PFL. Jenkins (16-4) takes on Chris Wade in a featherweight semifinal bout on the principle card of 2021 PFL Playoffs 3 set to go down on Friday night time.
The bout is scheduled to happen on the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino with the principle card airing on ESPN 2 and ESPN+ and the prelims solely on ESPN+.
Jenkins is as assured as ever and believes it’s in his future to develop into a PFL champion and past.
“I don’t really think about Chris Wade,” Jenkins advised MMA Junkie. “He’s a severe opponent and I’m taking him critically, however apart from that, man, everybody solely talks to me about Chris Wade as a result of I’m preventing him.
“What we stated final time – dangerous man vs. dangerous man and Jenkins vs. Jenkins. It’s no disrespect to Chris Wade, nevertheless it’s greater than him and greater than me. He’s standing in the best way. He simply desires to be a champion, I’m destined for greatness.
“He wants the title and the $1 million, but I’m after something different. We have two different mindsets and two different callings. My sh*t is bigger than him regardless of whether he’s there or he gets hurt and they pull somebody else. Whoever it is, I’m headed to $1 million and no one is going to stop that.”
And so far as the alternative matchup on the PFL featherweight semifinals, Jenkins can also be detached about who advances to the ultimate. The winner of Brendan Loughnane vs. Movlid Khaybulaev shall be simply one other face for Jenkins if he had been to get previous Wade on Friday.
“May the best foreigner win, I don’t know,” Jenkins stated. “This is America, we going to do the American thing, U.S.A. all day. Whoever is going to get that (W) is going to get an L after this, so we don’t really care about the other side of the bracket. One step at a time.”