Recent off his battle in opposition to Brian Ortega on Saturday, UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski was in attendance for the Raiders recreation.
Volkanovski retained his title in a traditional battle in opposition to a resilient Brian Ortega in the primary occasion of UFC 266 and was celebrating along with his crew on the Las Vegas Raiders vs. Miami Dolphins recreation on Sunday.
When the digicam panned on the champion, he acquired a nice ovation from the crowd at Allegiant Stadium as he waved a foam finger round.
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Seated proper behind him was Dan Hooker, who defeated Nasrat Haqparast on the identical night time, in what was an unbelievable journey for him to make it to the struggle. Disgrace he didn’t get some love as a result of he completely deserves it!
All in all, it was an important night time for Metropolis Kickboxing, who’re significantly considering a crew transfer to the U.S. after steady struggles to fly out and in of New Zealand because of the nation’s present quarantine system associated to the continued COVID-19 pandemic. With Hooker barely making it to his struggle and UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya benched for the remainder of the yr, Adesanya vowed to by no means struggle in his house nation once more.
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