Previous UFC strawweight Paige VanZant did not get the consequence she needed in her bareknuckle boxing debut, shedding a unanimous determination to veteran boxer Britain Hart, but that won’t cease “12 Gauge” from earning her BKFC return this summer months.
Considerably to the delight of promotion president David Feldman.
“I truly acquire my hat off to her since she didn’t have to do this,” Feldman advised MMA Preventing. “Now I choose my hat off to her even extra simply because she absolutely doesn’t have to do this once again. She’s accomplishing it and she really wants to verify herself and that’s the kind of human being that I want to be in business with, the kind of individual I have a large amount of regard for. So I just cannot wait around to see what she’s heading to do.”
VanZant (-1) signed a “multimillion dollar deal” with BKFC back again in August and was envisioned to get her vocation back on track soon after battling to locate regularity for UFC. Sadly, her effectiveness at “KnuckleMania” proved “12 Gauge” however has perform to do.
“I believe she’s likely to adapt a whole lot additional,” Feldman continued. “I feel she’s really going to just take a phase up in her future battle. Really absolutely sure we have the opponent. We’re just dotting the I’s and crossing the T’s on this a single. It is yet another effectively-regarded title and I assume the public is truly likely to get guiding this one. I think it’s likely to be a seriously competitive battle.”
Perhaps it’s time for this “Rowdy” rematch?