Ludovit Klein proud to be first UFC fighter from Slovakia

Ludovit Klein proud to be first UFC fighter from Slovakia


LONDON – Ludovit Klein is chuffed to set Slovakia on the UFC blueprint.

Klein (19-4 MMA, 3-2 UFC) notched his third octagon take this past Saturday when he defeated Mason Jones (11-2 MMA, 1-2 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 208, which took web site at The O2 in London.

Klein, 27, is the principle and handiest Slovakian fighter to ever compete within the octagon, something he takes a mode of enjoyment in.

“It turned into pleasure for me, due to the my nation is now not very gigantic, but I am chuffed to be here, the principle Slovak UFC fighter,” Klein suggested MMA Junkie and other journalists at a submit-fight news conference.

Klein set on a correct showing against a stylish Jones, even touchdown a flying kick. He wasn’t ready to full his experienced opponent but knew it wouldn’t be easy.

“I turned into expecting a extraordinarily delicate fight tonight due to the my opponent is exact,” Klein said. “Very delicate guy, but I knew I turned into ready for this fight, for 3 rounds, for 3 principal rounds, and I know that I take this fight.”

He persisted, “I knew that he’s a extraordinarily delicate guy. He fought at welterweight at Cage Warriors, he turned into champion in two divisions. He’s delicate, but I turned into prepared for this.”

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