Joshua Weems does not assume Fury FC 65 foremost occasion towards Mo Miller will go the gap

Though his preliminary recreation plan for his most up-to-date bout didn’t go how he supposed, bantamweight Joshua Weems was in a position to make changes and decide up a win over Thiago Belo at B2FS this previous March.

As Weems explains, he hoped to remain on his ft extra, however when that didn’t occur he was ready to make use of submission recreation to select up the win and declare the B2FS title.

“We worked on Jiu-Jitsu and not getting taken down, but we got taken down, so I ended up relying on Jiu-Jitsu and ended up making (Belo) make a mistake and we capitalized,” Weems informed MMAWeekly.com.

“It was an early night for me. It felt great being in my home town. It was a good confidence booster. We went right back into the gym the very next week.”

When it involves how his recreation has developed of late, it’s having the ability to mix the completely different expertise he has which were an enormous factor for Weems.

“If anything I’ve gotten better at my transitions and making them better,” stated Weems. “That’s one thing each fighter works on is placing all elements collectively and making all of it occur in fights.

“I’m happy with the way things are going. I’m going to try to evolve with the way the (fight) game evolves.”

On June 26 in New Orleans, Louisiana, Weems (9-2) will look so as to add one other title to his assortment when he faces Mo Miller (7-1) within the 135-pound championship foremost occasion of Fury FC 65.

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“I think it’s a wrestler versus a striker/Jiu-Jitsu guy,” Weems stated. “I prefer to strike, however I all the time find yourself discovering the end on the bottom. I believe (Miller) likes to smother guys on high moist blanket model.

“I think it’s going to be a good fight for the fans. I think it can go several different ways. I think with the way he’s fought some of these guys it’s not going to go five rounds. I think the fans can expect for a good fight.”

While Weems has targets for the place he’d prefer to go subsequent, he’s going to do his greatest to deal with the duty at and earlier than wanting additional down the street.

“It’s always best to take it one fight at a time for sure,” stated Weems. “I did inform myself that with no accidents I’ll at the least be getting that likelihood on the Contender Series or UFC by the tip of the yr.

“If I need to fight Mo Miller then fight someone else, I just want to show that I belong and eventually get into the UFC.”

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