Renato Moicano is raring to get right into a combat once more.
Moicano final fought in November of 2022 when he submitted Brad Riddell. He was then booked to combat Arman Tsarukyan in April, however an harm compelled him to withdraw, and the Brazilian didn’t get to combat in any respect in 2023, which was irritating for him.
“It was disappointing as a result of I used to be combating Arman who was ranked very excessive and I needed to check myself in opposition to the very best. Sadly, I acquired harm however it’s what it’s,” Moicano stated on Just Scrap Radio on BJPENN.com.
As soon as Moicano was able to return, he hoped to get a combat in opposition to somebody ranked above him. As an alternative, that wasn’t the case as he’ll tackle Drew Dober at UFC Vegas 85, which is an thrilling combat, however the Brazilian is extra aggravated that the combat isn’t a important occasion and on the UFC Apex with no followers.
“It doesn’t matter, after all, I need to combat guys which are greater ranked than me,” Moicano stated. “However, on the finish of the day, the UFC makes the fights they usually need to see this combat, and I’m down… I used to be shocked however once more I can’t management that, to be sincere with you, I believed this must be a important occasion, 5 rounds, however I’m cool with the co-main occasion. My solely drawback is with it being on the Apex. I don’t just like the Apex, I believe the UFC, we don’t want the Apex anymore.”
Though Renato Moicano is pissed off the combat is on the Apex, he’s wanting ahead to his UFC Vegas 85 scrap in opposition to Drew Dober. Moicano believes it’s a fan-friendly combat that may possible finish by stoppage.
“He’s a knockout artist, I’m a submission artist, I’m a submission man, I’m a jiu-jitsu man so let’s see if I’m going to take him down. I’ll attempt to grasp on the toes, however one factor is for certain, I’m very well-rounded and I do know Drew Dober does the very best. He is aware of what I do the very best and let’s see who can determine it out first. I’m not taking him simply, he’s a troublesome problem, however on the finish of the day, I consider in my expertise, I consider in my mindset,” Moicano stated.
The aim for Renato Moicano is to get the combat to the bottom and get a submission win over Drew Dober, as he eyes a first-round end at UFC Vegas 85.
“I believe it’s going to be a enjoyable combat,” Moicano stated. “He’ll attempt to punch me within the face, I’ll attempt to punch him within the face and it’s going to be a combat. There is no such thing as a thriller in that, it’s going to be a f*****g combat. The followers will get pleasure from it… I’m going to do my greatest to complete Dober within the first spherical.”
Ought to Moicano end Dober within the first spherical at UFC Vegas 85 as he hopes, he desires to return in Could at UFC 301 which is rumored to happen in Brazil.
“I might like to be on the Brazil card, however it is determined by the opponent, it is determined by the win and my efficiency. I wish to combat in Brazil, Could sounds good,” Moicano concluded.