LAS VEGAS – After developing massive as an underdog at Dana White’s Contender Series 39, Jailton Almeida hopes to proceed making an announcement.
Almeida (14-2) secured yet one more end when he bounced Nasrudin Nasrudinov out of the ranks of the unbeaten in the principle occasion on Tuesday, submitting the Russian within the second spherical.
Almeida’s efficiency actually impressed Dana White, who stated he’s wanting ahead to learn how he matches up with among the prime expertise within the UFC. The Brazilian, who notched his ninth end in a row, isn’t seeking to let his foot off the gasoline pedal as he goals for even larger objectives.
“I want to come out guns blazing,” Almeida informed MMA Junkie and different reporters in attendance on the UFC Apex following Tuesday’s Dana White’s Contender Series 39 occasion. “Whether it’s a ranked fighter or non-ranked, but I want to make sure that I come out guns blazing so people notice me. This was a dream come true as I said before, but why not going for a belt because if this was a culmination of a dream then why can’t being a champion be a dream, as well? So I can dream about that too, right?”
To see the total interview with Almeida, try the video above.