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Jiri ‘Samurai’ Prochazka BIZZARELY Says Brazilian Shamanist’s Magic Led Alex Pereira to Win at UFC 295 – FirstSportz

Prior to his title fight rematch with Alex Pereira next Saturday, Jiri Prochazka claims that his rival ‘Poatan’ cannot fight without ‘spiritual stuff’. The duo first met for the vacant light heavyweight gold at the UFC 295 PPV. The Brazilian won that affair via TKO in a controversial manner. Now Prochazka accused Pereira of using shamanic magic to gain victory in the fight.

UFC 303: Pereira vs. Procházka 2 remains exciting because of the pedigree of both fighters. Both the champion and title challenger were unscathed during the blockbuster UFC 300 event. Hence. their short-notice title rematch now serves the revamped UFC 303 card. The ‘Samurai’ does not want any magical involvement in the upcoming fight and wants a pure sporting performance in the rematch.

I think he believes a lot in help of spiritual things, yeah? And that’s something that I think he can’t fight without because I want to keep that in a clear line...Just the sport performance, pure performance, man versus man — Everybody knows he is working with some Shamanics, with some Shamans, yeah? I believe too, but I believe in the best performance.

Jiri Prochazka via The MMA Hour (for MMAFighting on SBN)

Alex Pereira’s respect for his own Pataxó Brazilian traditions is not the only example of embracing ‘magic’. Jos Barnett was notable for practicing his hobby Magic: the meeting to the next level. It was none Dungeon and dragonsbut still the rage. Jared Cannonier attributed naturally blooming pyrite stones to his round two TKO of Jac Hermansson. Prochazka is more inclined to arrange this’mano a mano.’

He is an avid follower of the disciplines of 61-duel “Kensei” and philosopher Miyamoto Musashi. Fresh off a second round TKO to the ‘POTNBonus $300,000 reward in April, the Czech fighter returned to the woods! He even recently trained with Shaolin Monks to prepare for UFC 303. However, Prochazka has more to boast about his beliefs in human achievement during the upcoming showdown.

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Right now, fighters, analysts and the MMA cabal are well into Fight Week! The card also features other notable matchups. Everyone who steps into the cage has something at stake. Michael Page makes his second appearance against the Irish standout haymaker Ian Machado Garry. So it is a very difficult road.

Jiri Prochazka faces a tough challenge at UFC 303Jiri Prochazka faces a tough challenge at UFC 303
Jiri Prochazka faces a tough challenge at UFC 303 (Source: IMAGE/boxemag.com)

Having already accepted a move to the lightweight division, Brian Ortega meet an equally skilled grappler Diego Lopes. Sniffing out would jeopardize his momentum at the 145-pound limit. However, no one has it riskier than Prochazka. His fight is a title rematch, after all. The ‘Samurai’ out Team Jetsaam Gym Brno has stated that he has been mentally preparing for a title rematch for a long time.

If he were to go 0-2 against the Brazilian in title fights, he would essentially be removed from the equation. Despite the lost ex-champion Jamahal Hill The Czech showed interest and had taken the plunge for a match against Pereira. So the Czech fighter doesn’t have many chances left or a long road back if he’s not successful at UFC 303.

Jiri Prochazka grinning and taking sly shots at Pereira’s ‘magic’ (probably even a greater euphemism for his masculinity and fighting spirit) could be all fun and games now. But come this Saturday, it’s a scary place for the Samurai to be there.

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