No matter combating for a championship this Friday evening time (Dec. 14), Michael Chandler values massive fights additional at this stage of his occupation.
Chandler anticipates a purge at Bellator 212, however it certainly appears to be like just like the lightweight title is an afterthought to him. If Chandler can defeat champion Brent Primus, then he might have held the Bellator lightweight title for the third time. Whereas Chandler has been on and off on the prime of Bellator’s 155-pound division, some current match-ups might very properly be on the easiest way.
Michael Chandler Looking for Big Fights After Bellator 212
Chandler these days spoke to MMAJunkie.com. The two-time Bellator lightweight kingpin says that whereas gold continues to be good, he wants to have fights that’ll assemble his legacy:
“It means so much to me to be the Bellator champion. So I by no means need to discredit that. However to me, it’s in regards to the large fights, the eyeballs, the thrilling fights, the fights that get me pumped up about what I do. So it’s not essentially the belt on the finish of the tunnel, it’s the win and the efficiency and the motivation and inspiration to everybody who’s been following my profession for all these years. After I dispose of the present champion, there’s actually no clear No. 1 contender. There’s no clear light-weight that’s confirmed themselves that they deserve one other shot on the title or a shot on the title.”
Bellator 212 will occur contained within the Neal S. Blaisdell Enviornment in Honolulu, Hawaii. The event is part of a doubleheader as the subsequent evening time, Bellator 213 will occur on the similar venue. MMA News will current dwell safety for every events.
Does Michael Chandler get the job achieved on Friday evening time?