Namajunas returned to the win column with a split final decision get more than Jessica Andrade at UFC 251. Subsequent the battle, it was expected “Thug” would get a title shot versus Weili Zhang. If that turns out to be the case, flyweight winner, Valentina Shevchenko expects Namajunas to win that combat.
“I know Rose and I coach with her,” Shevchenko reported on “The Schmozone” podcast (through MMAMania). “So I am heading to say that if Rose heading to be in similar actual physical and mental issue that I know her, she is heading to get simple.
“Well, not quick, but she will conquer her. Weili is tough as well and she don’t want to eliminate and she is going to get ready. Not easy, but she she is going to earn.”
Weili Zhang is coming off the Battle of the Yr in opposition to Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 248. Just after the fight, a lot of considered they should really have an rapid rematch. However, it is probably Rose Namajunas will be subsequent in line, and if that is the struggle, it ought to be a phenomenal technical matchup in between two awesome strikers.