Brazil’s Kron Gracie, son of the legendary Rickson Gracie, has already made his UFC debut and will now be in the UFC Tampa co-star fight.
This Saturday, the Brazilian will face Cub Swanson, Kron wants to keep his undefeated in the MMA, but prefers not to give forecasts of the fight.
The statements were made in an interview with Combat.
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“Let’s see how it will be. I’m not giving forecasts, talking about that kind of thing. No one has a crystal ball to know. That is the beauty of fighting. God willing, everything will be given. It’s all in the hands of God, ” said the fighter.
Despite not taking risks with the result, the fighter showed, that before the victory, it is important to have a good performance against the opponent of this weekend. Kron wants to keep the good impression he has caused in his fights since he made his MMA debut.
“I expect to make a good fight. I train for that a long time ago. I was raised to fight. The life of a warrior is like that, ” said the Brazilian.
At 31, Rickson’s son will have his sixth fight at MMA. Kron debut in 2014, and since February, figure as fighter featherweight UFC. Where he tries to place evidence on his family’s name, which is respected since the beginning of the UFC, when his uncle, Royce Gracie won at the first UFC event.
At UFC Tampa, Gracie will have a great test. Although his rival is in a bad run of his career, he will have to be careful, not to be surprised by the American.
Swanson debuted at UFC in 2011. Where he has major fights in the organization. The Americans already faced Max Holloway, Frankie Edgar, Jose Aldo, among others.
The situation of Cub in UFC is complex. Swanson’s last victory was 2017 when he beat Artem Lobov in the stellar UFC Nashville.
This Saturday, Kron will make his second fight in the organization. In his debut, he finished Alex Caceres at UFC Phoenix.