Interim heavyweight champion (up to 120,2kg), Tom aspinall moved the MMA world this Wednesday afternoon (07). In an enigmatic post on his Instagram, the English fighter posted an image of an alleged purchase of a plane ticket to Las Vegas (USA), precisely during the week of UFC 300, implying that it can integrate the historic card.
In recent weeks, Aspinall has seen his name involved in a likely defense of the interim belt, given that the duel between Jon Jones e Stipe Miocic It doesn't even have an official date, as the linear champion is recovering from two recent surgeries and hasn't even returned to training yet.
No UFC 295, held on November 11th, Tom knocked out the Russian Sergei Pavlovich in just over a minute and won the interim heavyweight belt. Now, the English athlete will wait for the conflict between Jon Jones e Stipe Miocic. At just 30 years old, Aspinall suffered just one defeat in eight fights in Ultimate and has an MMA record of 14 triumphs and just three setbacks.
See the controversial image posted by Tom Aspinall on his social networks
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