Petr Yan, Henry Cejudo

Henry Cejudo could also be retired, however he’s nonetheless retaining a detailed eye on his former division.

Following Petr Yan scoring a fifth-round TKO win over Jose Aldo to win the vacant bantamweight title, Cejudo took to Twitter to say he sucked. The Russian then instructed him in the event that they had been to struggle, he would retire “Triple C” once more.

“You had alternative to struggle me cringe, however you select simpler choice and runaway after. Now you might be barking from the secure distance clown. Come again and I’ll retire you once more,” Yan wrote.

Cejudo, clearly, didn’t take kindly to these phrases and as an alternative, instructed Yan to go after straightforward cash in Sean O’Malley. As for him, he says he nonetheless plans on making Alex Volkanovski bend the knee.

“How cute the “lease a champ” is asking me out! Why don’t you are taking out that filth Q-tip @SugaSeanMMA (Sean O’Malley) that’s straightforward cash. However please, @danawhite give me that overgrown midget @alexvolkanovski I’ll make him bend the knee,” Cejudo responded.

Petr Yan, as talked about, received the vacant bantamweight title this previous weekend. The victory prolonged his profitable streak to 10 together with being 7-Zero contained in the Octagon. Earlier than the win over Aldo, the Russian had notable wins over Urijah Faber, Jimmie Rivera, and John Dodson amongst others.

Henry Cejudo, in the meantime, retired following his TKO win over Dominick Cruz at UFC 249 to defend his bantamweight title. Since retiring, he has been calling to struggle the featherweight champion, Alex Volkanovski, or field Ryan Garcia.

His coach, Eric Albarracin instructed not too long ago that Cejudo’s retirement is everlasting however does admit the Volkanovski and Garcia fights are intriguing.

“There’s actually just one struggle that lures him and that will be Volkanovski in MMA. Resulting from the truth that nobody has ever received three titles in three completely different weight lessons. King Ryan Garcia, Henry use to field proper after wrestling,” he stated. “Henry’s arms are good that’s the reason King Ryan Garcia referred to as him out. However, actually there is just one true king and ultimately, everybody bends the knee to Triple C. Whether it is boxing it’s Ryan Garcia, if it’s MMA it’s Volkanovski.”

What do you make of Henry Cejudo and Petr Yan taking pictures at each other?