Derek Brunson & Sijara Eubanks Talk to Jarod Hector About Their Upcoming Fights at #UFC230 And When They Expect Title Shots (Video)Read Now
UFC 230 happens this Saturday at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Black Sports Online will be cage side with all the updates, action, and interviews. Ahead of Saturday’s event, the fighters were on hand for media day at the Mariott Marquis in midtown.
Sijara Eubanks, the #4 ranked flyweight fighter in UFC will take on Roxanne Modafferi on Saturday. Eubanks is the higher ranked fighter, as Modafferi is ranked #7. But Modafferi has a lot more experience in the cage and more fights under her belt. Eubanks is unfazed and told BSO, “I’ve fought many high-level jujitsu matches, so I have a lot of experience as well.”
Eubanks talks her fight on Saturday and when she can expect a title shot.
Derek Brunson the #6 ranked middleweight in UFC takes on undefeated Israel Adesanya, ranked #9. Brunson spoke to BSO and was unfazed by Adesanya’s undefeated record, saying: “who did he fight?” Adesanya has been doing a lot of talking prefight, Brunson said he prefers to do his talking in the ring.