Stipe Miocic answered his critics Saturday night in Las Vegas at UFC 195. In 54 seconds, the Cleveland-born Croatian-American took down former heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski with ease. But more importantly, seconds after the win, you can see Miocic hollering at UFC president Dana White.
It was heard around the UFC water cooler that Miocic was not in line to receive a heavyweight title shot because he lacked personality and was not a big ticket sale. Well, Miocic definitely gets some personality points for the mini rant. But will White finally give Miocic his shot?
Tonight, Stipe Miocic will have the biggest fight of his career when he faces off against former UFC Heavyweight Champion Andrei Arlovski at UFC 195 in Las Vegas. The Pitbull is in his second stint with the UFC and is on a 6 fight win streak coming into this fight. Miocic is coming off an absolute annihilation of former K1 stand-out Mark Hunt. The fight awarded Miocic the beatdown of the year award as it was one of the most one sided fights in UFC history. The winner almost guarantees himself the next shot at the winner of the Werdum vs Velazsquez fight in February. Arlovski and Miocic are both known for their great boxing skills and KO power. The power advantage has to go to Arlovski but that is where his advantages end. Cardio,wrestling,chin and technical boxing skill have to go to Miocic. This fight can go either way and is a very intriguing match up. Look at the Countdown to UFC 195 Miocic vs Arlovski below to make your prediction;
Tune into UFC 195 on PPV to support Cleveland born Croatian Heavyweight Stipe Miocic in the Co-Main Event of the evening, as he faces the toughest and most important fight of his career versus Andrei Arlovski.
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