Tom Aspinall has continued to search for the chance to problem Jon Jones for the heavyweight title. Regardless of his standing as interim champion and No. 1 heavyweight, ‘Bones’ and UFC President Dana White have each remained constant of their assertion that Stipe Miocic will stay in place as the following heavyweight title challenger.
Aspinall went to X on Thursday to name out Miocic for the title shot, saying:
“The final time Stipe fought and gained, GTA: San Andreas was simply out on PS2. He’ll struggle subsequent for the Undisputed Heavyweight Title, forward of me, who’s the interim champion, lively and at the moment ranked #1 on the earth. This actually upsets me.”
Try Tom Aspinall’s tweet beneath:
Twitter consumer @MikelMiikey responded to Aspinall and suggested him to cease crying:
“Stipe Miocic has been on this recreation longer than you. Cease crying. Everyone knows the person will retire quickly and you will get your probability.”
Try the followers’ response beneath:
The No. 1 heavyweight claimed he merely needed to show he’s the very best on the earth:
“I agree that he’s a legend. However I’m egocentric and wish to show that I’m the very best, so I’ll cry if I wish to”
Watch Tom Aspinall’s response beneath:
Aspinall has remained constant in his name for a title shot since defeating Sergei Pavlovich through first-round knockout to assert the interim heavyweight title at UFC 295. Regardless of this, it seems that Jones and Miocic will share the octagon, with each hinting that they might retire. after the struggle.
Tom Aspinall claims to be higher than Stipe Miocic
Jon Jones has made it clear that he’ll face Stipe Miocic in his return to the octagon. Nonetheless, that hasn’t stopped Tom Aspinall from calling for a title shot. The No. 1 ranked heavyweight took to X on Thursday to assert that he’s higher and extra deserving of this chance than the No. 4 heavyweight, stating:
“Stipe is considered one of my favorites. A number of respect to him, his resume is a lot better than mine. That stated, the UFC has by no means talked about this. It is about who’s the very best proper now, and I imagine I I’m and that is solely an excellent factor. I can show it #freeaspinall.”
“When you’re interim champion, absolutely your subsequent struggle must be to struggle undisputed? Come on.”
Try Tom Aspinall’s tweets beneath:
Aspinall then in contrast Miocic to Tony Ferguson, who has additionally had a legendary profession however hasn’t gained a struggle in years. Regardless of his feedback, it would not seem he’ll get his subsequent shot at a heavyweight title.