ABU DHABI – Marcin Tybura scored a notable win at UFC on ESPN+ 37 by scoring a unanimous decision over Ben Rothwell in their heavyweight main card clash at Yas Island.
Take a look inside the fight with Tybura, as the Polish heavyweight extended his win streak to three by defeating Rothwell on the scorecards at Flash Forum.
Tybura on the difficulties of facing Rothwell
“It was crazy because the first round you always see what to expect from an opponent and I was pretty much sure I would witness some weird stuff, and I did! From the beginning, I was seeing that he was kinda slow. … I was seeing his punches that were coming, but he punches from different angles. In one hand, that was weird, but it was also a good experience.”
15 minutes of work!
— UFC (@ufc) October 11, 2020
Tybura on his ‘big dream’ opponent
“Right before this fight I was thinking, of course, about getting someone from the top 10 and the big dream for me is the rematch with Derrick Lewis. He’s No. 7 right now, I wouldn’t be a bad matchup for him. I think I’ve grown from our first fight and I was winning the first two rounds with him. I know that’s his style, and he’s doing it with all the guys, but I’m pretty sure I’ve grown a lot and it would be a good matchup for me.”