Former dual-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor has had many epic moments throughout his MMA profession however even he has not skilled what Jiri Prochazka has after his light-heavyweight title win.
Prochazka picked up the 205lb belt with a last-minute submission win over Glover Teixeira at UFC 275 and McGregor couldn’t be happier for him, even when he’s considerably jealous of ‘The Czech Samurai’.
On Monday, the 29-year-old returned to his hometown of Brno the place a stage was erected and hundreds got here to get a glimpse of the primary Czech fighter to ever win a UFC title.
‘Infamous’, who like Prochazka is managed Paradigm Sports activities, joked about how he was handled in Eire after his largest wins.
“All I acquired was a howya from Mary in baggage declare Enormous congrats to the Czech Republic and to my Paradigm Sports activities stablemate Jiri Prochazka,” McGregor wrote on social media.
After profitable UFC title fights towards Chad Mendes, Jose Aldo and Eddie Alvarez, the Irish authorities refused to placed on a serious homecoming occasion for McGregor regardless of holding related occasions for different Irish sports activities stars.
WBC heavyweight king Tyson Fury was one of many first individuals to congratulate Prochazka on his title win when he gave giving the brand new champion a name after UFC 275.
A video emerged on-line of Prochakza fortunately speaking on FaceTime with ‘The Gypsy King’ who was eager to want ‘Denisa’ nicely as he strikes into the subsequent stage of his profession.
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“Thanks. Thanks a lot to your name,” Prochazka stated.
“Congratulations. All the most effective. Good luck and God bless you,” Fury replied.
The British heavyweight boxer is thought to be a fan of MMA and was not too long ago pictured with UFC legend Nick Diaz engaged on his floor recreation forward of a possible crossover bout with Francis Ngannou.
An announcement about Fury’s combating future is imminent and the two-time world heavyweight champion will probably be on White and Jordan at 11am on Wednesday to debate what’s subsequent for him.
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