Josa Aldo, a former UFC and WEC featherweight champion, expects to battle for gold once more if he wins his battle this Saturday. Aldo (31−7) will face the rising contender Merab Dvalishvili (14−4) throughout the most important card of theUFC 278.
The Brazilian is presently on a three-fight successful streak, with unanimous resolution wins over Marlon Vera, Pedro Munhoz and Rob Font. Aldo is satisfied that a championship battle ought to comply with subsequent, if he’s in a position to impose himself on Dvalishvili.
“I actually think I should have fought for the title,” Aldo instructed reporters via an interpreter throughout the UFC 278 media day on Wednesday. “I wished to battle Aljo (Aljamain Sterling), however he is scheduled to face Dillashaw.
“I believe if I win this fight, I’m actually the next one to fight for the belt.”
Currently, the UFC bantamweight champion, Aljamain Sterlingought to face TJ Dillashaw on October 22 at theUFC 280. Aldo believes Sterling will achieve success in defending his title and defeating Dillashaw.
“If I had to give my pick, I would say Aljo because he’s on a good momentum right now,” Aldo mentioned. “He fought at a excessive stage, and I additionally assume Dillashaw had that second the place he did not battle, so I believe it is not going to be in his favor. With Aljo’s current outcomes, I believe he is going to have it.