Dana White considering Teixeira over Adesanya for 205lbs title shot

    ByCurrent MMA

    Nov 8, 2020

    At UFC Vegas 13 last night, Glover Teixeira defeated number 1 ranked Thiago Santos. Ordinarily, this would make Teixeira the number 1 contender and entitle him to a title shot. Especially when you consider that Santos holds a win over the now Champion, Blachowicz and Teixeira is now on a five fight win streak.

    However, a title shot has already been verbally agreed between the UFC Middleweight Champion, Israel Adesanya and the Light Heavyweight Champion, Jan Blachowicz. Although a date is not announced, which could suggest that there is nothing set in stone just yet.

    In his post fight interview, Glover Teixeira pleaded for a title shot.

    “Come on man, give me that title shot”.

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    Fortunately for Teixeira, Dana White said that he is taking his request seriously, and that it’s something he and the UFC need to figure out.

    “I heard him, I agree with him and I’m taking him serious” Dana White responded.