HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – Seventeen weeks ago, Adam Borics came across out he’d be combating Darrion Caldwell in the 2nd spherical of the Bellator featherweight valuable prix.
For practically four months now, Borics (14-0 MMA, 5-0 BMMA) has been making willing for Caldwell (14-3 MMA, 11-2 BMMA). At Bellator 238 on Saturday, he’ll finally accumulate his hands on the ragged bantamweight champion.
“The entire thing goes properly,” Borics told MMA Junkie. “I started my camp since I came serve from the artificial expose (in September). This has been a (17)-week coaching camp or something like that. I’ve already carried out the work. The entire thing went properly. This is the most productive form I’ve been in in my existence. I’m willing to fling.”
About 11 weeks into his camp, Borics’ coaching partner Kamaru Usman engaged in an instant fundamental in opposition to bitter rival Colby Covington at UFC 245. Struggling with thru adversity and outlasting Covington, the UFC welterweight champ Usman retained his title by fifth-spherical TKO.
Borics has prolonged drawn motivation from the UFC star, nonetheless that performance solidified his admiration for “The Nigerian Nightmare,” he stated. Going forward, the Hungarian featherweight hopes to emulate Usman each and every in and out of the cage.
“Usman, he’s so solid in his thoughts,” Borics stated. “After (UFC 245), I became like, ‘Howdy, I should always be like that solid guy.’ He has a poker face and by no methodology reveals he’s tired. I abet that in my thoughts. I by no methodology expose I’m tired. I’m willing to fling always. He’s per chance one of many greatest motivations for me.
“I in spite of every little thing like him. He’s very humble and a demanding employee. In most cases, the folk need some expose. He can talk, nonetheless he’s very respectful and in spite of every little thing good with me.”
When it comes time for Borics and Caldwell to sq. off at Bellator 238, the ragged stated he plans on bringing the fight to his opponent. Viewers are in for “fireworks,” in step with Borics.
“I’m going to give him slightly quite quite a bit of stress,” Borics stated. “It’s no longer going to be a bustle of the mill fight. It’s going to fireworks.”
Bellator 238 takes put of residing Saturday at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. The first card streams on DAZN following prelims on MMA Junkie.
Verify out MMA Junkie’s elephantine pre-fight interview with Borics in the video above.
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