The UFC 208 Media Conference Call. Holm, de Randamie, Anderson Silva, Brunson

The UFC 208 Media Conference Call. Holm, de Randamie, Anderson Silva, Brunson

The UFC 208 main and co-main event fighters for the pay-per-view on February 11, fielded questions on the UFC media conference call. Germaine de Randamie, Holly Holm, Derek Brunson, and Anderson Silva were all on the call.

Here are  some snippets:

“Yes, Greg Jackson will be cornering me.”

-Derek Brunson

(His coach)”You take the fight with Derek in 2 days, it’s no problem for you. Next time please, more time to schedule, to strategize… Everything.)

-Anderson Silva

“I respect a lot for Conor McGregor. This man changed everything in the UFC. I’m very respectful of Conor McGregor’s style. I think it’s a great challenge for my martial arts techniques and I don’t disrespect Conor. I think this is a great fight the rest of my life and rest of my story in UFC.”

-Anderson Silva

“One of us will be the 145 champion. If you look at our credentials, we both accomplished a lot for our sports and I absolutely think we belong at the top.”

-Germaine de Randamie

“They called me and said the name date and weight… and that was it.”

-Holly Holm

“Yeah, I’d call it reckless. I’d call it greedy.” (Brunson’s last fight style)

-Derek Brunson