LAS VEGAS – Every 2nd Miguel Baeza is in the UFC, it’s a dream near legal.
As he approaches his fourth promotional outing, a welterweight fight vs. Santiago Ponzinibiio at UFC War Night 189 this Saturday, Baeza (10-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) thinks the easiest is peaceable but to near. Even taking on a critical name and longtime contender comparable to Ponzinibbio (27-4 MMA, 9-3 UFC), Baeza is confident in his expertise.
“To be legal, (he’s) legal another name,” Baeza told MMA Junkie at a pre-media day Wednesday. “Love, my total mindset for this one used to be – for any any fight really in the UFC – is bask in, I don’t salvage paid to recall fights. I salvage paid to fight. So whoever they put in front of me is who they put in front of me. It’s legal how it is, you know? So when they gave me Santiago, I loved it because now it’s a step up of competitors and now I salvage to really step in and budge to battle with any individual.
“I contemplate I will salvage the originate. I contemplate Ponzinibbio is a tough man, nevertheless I contemplate, again, I have all the tools to originate him.”
UFC War Night 189 takes station Saturday at the UFC Apex. The card streams on ESPN+. Strive Baeza’s plump pre-fight interview in the video above.