Belal Muhammad has earned a much-needed victory over top-ranked welterweight Vicente Luque at UFC Vegas 51.
In a post-fight octagon interview, Belal Muhammad expressed the sweetness of this victory as he was carrying the burden of his previous loss of KO loss to Luque.
This was my first hump; I had to get over, you know, he knocked me out, he beat me. I had to think about that, my whole camp, the whole trolls on Twitter, everybody posting on; now what do you guys wants to say? i won the fight, respect the guy.Belal Muhammad
Belal and Luque went the full distance in tonight’s event headliner. Belal showed some improved boxing and really strong grappling.
Many fighters, including Aljamain Sterling, Sean Brady, Giga Chikadze, Henry Cejudo and Justin Gaethje, have reacted to this highly strategic matchup.
What do you guys think about UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad? Who do you want to see him fight next?