Be Careful What You Ask Former UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk
It’s only a couple weeks left before we can witness the biggest fight in the UFC history. Mcgregor who’s returning to UFC Octagon after two years of hiatus to challenge undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov for the lightweight title in the main headliner of UFC 229 on October 6th from Las Vegas. Many fighters and sports pundits being asked to give their prediction on this contest. Some are still wondering whether ‘The Eagle’ will come out on top, or whether the ‘Notorious’ who continually overcomes the odds to claim the title that once belongs to him.
The former UFC women’s strawweight champion recently turn the tables on a reporter for asking her what she thought of former two-division champion Conor Mcgregor’s recent behavior at a media scrum in Moscow Russia.
Jedrzejczyk, who was a guest fighter at UFC Fight Night 136 event, where she fielded questions from the reporters. She was being asked to give a prediction on the upcoming McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. Joanna doesn’t like to predict the fights, but reporter pushed little too hard to get the answer, see what she has to say to a reporter in return. (Via MMAJunkie)
I’m 50/50. I’m a big fan of Conor, and I’m a big fan of Khabib. Two different styles,” Jedrzejczyk said. “As you saw, I never predict a fight. I don’t like to predict the fights. People can do that. They can predict my fights, but I never do that. Anything and everything can happen in the fight. This is definitely the fight of, what, like the century? In MMA. So I cannot wait to watch two great warriors fighting each other. I’m 50/50.
Later reporter emphasized on McGregor’s behavior at UFC 223 media day where Irishman threw a metal dolly through the window of UFC fighters bus.
Jedrzejczyk asked the reporter why he wants to insult a Mcgregor and decided to flip the script and asked him to step up to the podium, and an awkward exchange begins.