Luiz Firmino Says Everyone Will Be Talking About Him After WSOF 10
Posted by Joseph Lee on 06.21.2014
He plans to be memorable..
In an interview with MMA Junkie, Luiz Firmino (17-6) said that everyone will be talking about him this year after his WSOF 10 fight against Tyson Griffin (16-7). Firmino is on a four-fight winning streak with wins over Jacob Volkmann, Luis Palomino and Toby Imada.
On Griffin being a challenge: "I think he's extremely tough. He's great everywhere. I am confident it will be a great fight. I'm ready for whatever comes – wrestling, jiu-jitsu or striking."
On hoping for a shot at the UFC: "I am very happy, but I have many more challenges to conquer yet. I have a great dream, which is to go to the UFC. So I'm working hard, training like never before, and in the best condition of my life. Without a doubt, I'll get there."
On WSOF giving him more exposure: "I'm living my dream, fighting the best fighters in the world. I'm only getting better. You can be sure that everyone will be talking about me this year."