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Rashad Evans say's Fighting at 205 is his Home ......

JKhrome12011-03-18 22:20:11 +0000 #1
Rashad Evans career has been limbo since an injury forced him out of a title shot against Shogun Rua at UFC 128, paving the way for teammate Jon Jones to take his place in New Jersey.

Rashad Evans Doesn't Want To Jump Weight Classes And Lose Mojo

Posted on Mar 3, 2011

Evans, talked to Bloodyelbow.com this week about a his next fight, and what division he might be fighting in as rumors have been flying about what could be next for the former Champ:

"I'm kind of on the smaller end of things. I'm 5'11 and I walk around at 225 lb. so I'm not really that big. If I go to 185 lb. I probably wouldn't still be all that big and it would be difficult to make the weight and if I jumped up to heavyweight then I would be a munchkin. It would be fun to do because any fights taken in those divisions I could go into without any care and they would just be fun fights to do but at the same time I feel that light heavyweight is my home. I've been in this division and beat people that I wasn't expected to beat. I'm here because I'm scrappy as hell and resilient by nature but I did it all at light heavyweight. I feel that this is my home. I don't want to switch weight classes and lose my mojo. With all due respect I don't want to be like Brandon Vera. Like I said with all due respect and it's nothing against Brandon Vera but I don't want to lose that mojo."


Mr Jones2011-03-18 22:27:06 +0000 #2
So it looks like Rashad just might have to fight Jones one day then.

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