It appears that erstwhile UFC combatant Paige VanZant is expecting to enactment with Bare Knuckle FC (BKFC) for the contiguous future.
VanZant is coming disconnected of back-to-back losses to statesman her BKFC tenure, against Rachel Ostovich and Britain Hart successful 2021. BKFC President Dave Feldman adjacent hinted that VanZant is in a must-win situation erstwhile it comes to not lone her tenure with BKFC but her warring vocation successful general.
VanZant is besides acceptable to vie successful nonrecreational wrestling with All Elite Wrestling successful 2022. She’ll beryllium allowed to vie successful some simultaneously.
During a recent interrogation with MMA Fighting, she cleared the aerial regarding her warring future.
“I’m committed 100 percent,” VanZant said of her aboriginal with BKFC. “I bash cognize the past 2 fights that I had for them, they were highly close, some of them.
“Looking astatine it from an athlete’s position I bash cognize I mislaid to some of them. I cognize determination was contention immoderate radical saying I won. It was precise close. I bash spot it arsenic I had 2 losses but they were highly adjacent and I tin spot my boxing accomplishment amended from the archetypal to the 2nd [fight].”
Before she signed with BKFC, VanZant was thought of arsenic 1 of the apical pistillate prospects successful the UFC. After 3 consecutive wins to statesman her UFC career, she stumbled with losses to Michelle Waterson, Amanda Ribas, and Amanda Ribas.
It’s unclear however acold on declaration hold talks are betwixt VanZant and BKFC, but the 28-year-old seems motivated to get backmost successful the triumph file successful MMA.
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