Amanda Ribas returns to the cage at the UFC 257 function on January 23, 2021, when she battles Marina Rodriguez in a strawweight contest.
The combat amongst Ribas and Rodriguez will be on the undercard of the UFC 257 event which is to be headlined by Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier. As with any McGregor card, extra eyes will be on the function than usual and Ribas is all set for the extra publicity.
“It will be incredible for me as a fighter and a fan. As a fighter it will be wonderful for me due to the fact most people is watching the card, and they will look at my struggle also, and it will be wonderful for me, for my sponsors, for the UFC and for everything.” Ribas claimed through a recent chat with MMA Junkie.
Ribas has experienced an unbelievable operate given that signing with the UFC, staying undefeated with the group and choosing up dominant wins above the likes of Mackenzie Dern, Randa Markos and Paige VanZant. Another victory on this sort of a big card on January 23 could propel Ribas into superstardom and make her an instant contender for the belt. The 27-12 months-aged is ready but thinks it’s significant to stay humble.
“For me, I don’t see me as like a star. When individuals say, ‘Amanda, acquire a image with me.’ I’m like, ‘Yes, for absolutely sure! Remember to.’ For me I never see it. I do not know how to explain it.” Ribas claimed.
“Some fighters, they put a star in their head and think, ‘Oh, I’m the best.’ No, slow down since our daily life is much too quickly. The fighter life is too speedy. We want to know who you are. You’re not the finest to anyone. So you need to be humble with a good heart and fantastic vibes. Be like me.” she ongoing.
UFC 257 usually takes position on Saturday January 23, 2021, from the UFC Battle Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.