In the main event at the UFC on Saturday in Las Vegas, American Rob Font masterfully defeated compatriot Cody Garbrant by unanimous decision. He signs his 4th victory in a row and is getting closer to a fight for the bantamweight belt.
Cody Garbrant also raised his arms at the end of the fight. But it was indeed Rob Font who won. In the bantamweight category, the 33-year-old American fighter was the strongest, winning very logically by unanimous decision (48-47, 50-45, 50-45), Saturday during the UFC Night Flight in Las Vegas. Two judges even awarded him every five rounds. Thanks to his jab, the “best in the UFC” according to him, and two takedowns at the end of the fight, Font, number 3 in the category, offered himself the former champion (No. 5) after having already dominated with Marlon Moares, another big name in the UFC. He continued his ascent in MMA by signing a 4th win in a row at the UFC.
Make “patient” for the belt
“He touched me two-three times but I managed to keep my thoughts clear,” Font commented after his fight broadcast on RMC Sport 2. I couldn’t trade hooks with him because it was too dangerous. remained disciplined. I listened to my coach. “
What then? “I’ll be patient, I’ll see how the title fight goes,” replied the American. Font hopes to meet the winners of the fights between champion Aljamain Sterling and Petr Yan or between Cory Sandhagen and Dillashaw. To be continued.