“It is going to be enjoyable to close up some of the guys who have been talking trash for a lot of years, but at the close of the afternoon, as old as I am now, I am doing this for me” — @BenAskren came from the @UFC headquarters and also talked about what he’s looking ahead to about the UFC. ?? pic.twitter.com/HpPCOEBGlx
Most mixed martial arts fans have got to understand this Ben Askren character is, right? He ’s 18-0, 1NC. The Bellator welterweight championship was won by him and never lost it. He won that title bolted to ONE Championship in 2014 and never lost it. He temporarily retired, but now he’s inked a deal to reunite in the first blockbuster trade from the game under the UFC banner.