Sean Strickland gave a harsh evaluation of former UFC champion Luke Rockhold throughout his most up-to-date change with Paulo Costa.
Strickland and Costa have been going forwards and backwards on Twitter a couple of potential showdown within the Octagon.
@BorrachinhaMMA is turning into the @dillondanis of UFC…….. https://t.co/dCiQ4Nnn3u
— Sean Strickland (@SStricklandMMA) March 6, 2023
“@BorrachinhaMMA is turning into the @dillondanis of UFC……..” – a pissed off Strickland wrote.
Paulo Costa then replied by insinuating that the UFC’s chief businessman advised him Strickland didn’t need the matchup.
“UFC chief businessman mentioned you’re not keen to combat. Ask him your self what it means.”
It was at this level that Sean Strickland determined to carry up former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold, who he berated, this whereas attacking Costa’s most up-to-date efficiency:
Lmao man I might combat you within the cage for cash and I might combat you within the car parking zone totally free…… Luke gave you a tough combat. He does not even qualify as a coaching accomplice for me…….
— Sean Strickland (@SStricklandMMA) March 7, 2023
“Lmao man I’d combat you within the cage for cash and I’d combat you within the car parking zone totally free…… Luke gave you a tough combat. He doesn’t even qualify as a coaching accomplice for me…….”
Paulo Costa and Luke Rockhold in fact met in a blood and guts conflict at UFC 278. After fifteen minutes it was ‘Borrachinha’ who left together with his hand raised incomes a unanimous resolution win.
Clearly, Strickland was not impressed by that consequence.
Whereas Sean Strickland and Paulo Costa are nonetheless looking for their subsequent combat, the identical can’t be mentioned for Luke Rockhold.
The previous UFC middleweight champion will transition to reveal knuckle boxing for his subsequent combat, as he’s set to tackle Mike Perry at BKFC 41 on April 29 in Denver.
Oh my! 😳 #BKFC pic.twitter.com/C2fcAErNk7
— bjpenndotcom (@bjpenndotcom) March 1, 2023
Rockhold shall be trying to earn his first win since April of 2017, when he scored a TKO victory over the just lately retired David Branch.
As for Sean Strickland, ‘Tarzan’ is coming off a unanimous resolution win over Nassourdine Imavov from again in January.
Do you suppose we are going to see Strickland and Costa throwing down within the Octagon? Who do you suppose would win?