After kuletsa kawiri, duel pakati pa Kamaru Usman ndi Gilbert 'Durinho' ili ndi tsiku ndi malo atsopano oti zichitike. Nkhondoyo, yomwe ili yoyenera lamba wa welterweight (77 kg) ndipo idakonzedwa kuti ichitike Julayi 2020 ndipo pambuyo pake idaganiziridwa kuti ichitika mu Disembala, ichitika pa UFC 258, pa february 13, mpaka pano. Msilikali wa ku Brazil, yemwe adatsitsimutsidwa kukondwerera ndondomeko ya ndewuyo, sanathe chipiriro m'miyezi yaposachedwa chifukwa cha kuchedwa kuchititsa kulimbanako.

Poyankhulana mwapadera ndi lipoti la Ag. Menyani, 'Durinho' adawonetsa chisangalalo chotha kukhala ndi tsiku loyang'ana pakukonzekera kwake. Kuphatikiza apo, wothamanga waku Niterói (RJ), ngakhale adadalitsidwa ndi Dana White, purezidenti wa ligi, monga wotsutsa wotsatira, adavomereza kuti amawopa kutaya udindo wake pomenyera lamba chifukwa cha kuchedwa kwa lamba. UFC kutumiza makontrakitala omenyera nkhondo.

Iye anafotokoza,

"Thank God yathetsa nkhondoyi. Tsiku limenelo anali atanditumizira kale, ndiye inali nkhani ya contract yomwe inali kutenga, koma tsopano ndi yovomerezeka. 'Countdown' yabwera kale pano kunyumba, ndiye zatsimikizika kuti zichitika. kuphunzitsa kwambiri ndi kuopa nkhondoyi kuzembera m'manja mwa Khamzat (Chimaev) kapena chinachake chikuchitika. Ndikuganiza (kuchedwa uku) kunali kusuntha kwa UFC, sindikudziwa momwe mumawonera (Jorge) Masvidal kapena Colby (Covington) sindikudziwa ngati zinalinso choncho. Tsopano tiyenera kupitiriza maphunziro ndipo tipambana mutuwu "

Koma mbali imodzi, 'Durinho' anali wofunitsitsa kutseka nkhondoyi, kumbali ina, nthawi yowonjezerayi inali yopindulitsa. Mu 2020, waku Brazil adapanga ma duels awiri pakatha miyezi iwiri, kuphatikiza apo, adakonzekera kukonzekera kukumana ndi Usman pankhondo yomwe idathetsedwa chifukwa adadwala coronavirus. Kotero tsopano lamba wakuda wa jiu-jitsu wavomereza kukhala ndi nthawi yotalikirapo pamsasa kuti athe kunola zida zake kwambiri.

"Ndimachokera pamndandanda wautali wopambana, wodzaza ndipo ndikuganiza kuti ndichifukwa chake ndalandira COVID-19. Kusatetezedwa kwanga kunatsika kwambiri, kupangitsa Demian (Maia) kumenya nkhondo, kuyambira pamsasa mpaka kumenyana kozungulira kasanu, ndinamenya nkhondo zozungulira zisanu, kenako msasa winanso kwa mizere isanu ndipo sindinapume nkomwe. Zinakhudza kutenga COVID chifukwa cha kutha kwa thupi. khalani ndi njira yophunzitsira, khalani olimba, sungani liwiro, sinthani nkhonya, jiu-jitsu ", adatero. Pakulimbana uku, 'Durinho' adzakumana ndi vuto lapadera. Mpaka Usman adasamukira ku Elevation Fight Team mu June 2020, waku Nigerian ndi waku Brazil anali akuphunzitsa anzawo pagulu la Sanford MMA, lomwe lili ku Florida (USA).

Pakulimbana uku, 'Durinho' adzakumana ndi vuto lapadera. Mpaka Usman adasamukira ku Elevation Fight Team mu June 2020, waku Nigerian ndi waku Brazil anali akuphunzitsa anzawo pagulu la Sanford MMA, lomwe lili ku Florida (USA). Choncho onse amadziŵana bwino lomwe ndi zofooka za mnzake. Koma palibe chomwe chimasokoneza wothamanga wochokera ku Brazil, yemwe adalonjeza kuti adzadabwa, akufufuzabe mbiri yake.

"Ndimadziwa zabwino zake komanso zoyipa zake, monga momwe amandidziwira zanga. Chifukwa chake ndidayesa kutseka mipata ija, ndidachita masewera olimbana ndi mipanda, zomwe ndi zabwino zake ndipo tsopano zikundiyang'ana. Kugwira ntchito kwambiri pa jiu-jitsu, zonse zikafika pomaliza, mutu, phazi, mkono, khosi, kuyesera kumaliza kuchokera kumbali zonse, ndikugwira ntchito pa bwato. Ndikuganiza kuti jiu-jitsu yanga ndiye kusiyana kwakukulu komwe ndili nako mgululi ", adamaliza nkhonyayo.

Pambuyo pa zigonjetso zisanu zotsatizana pa Ultimate, Gilbert 'Durinho' amakhala gawo lake labwino kwambiri m'bungwe kuyambira pomwe adapanga kuwonekera koyamba kugulu mu 2015. M'mawu ake omaliza, mu Meyi chaka chatha, waku Brazil, atatha maulendo asanu, adagonjetsa mtsogoleri wakale wa division Tyron. Woodley mwa chigamulo chogwirizana cha oweruza, chomwe chinamupatsa mwayi kuti amenyane ndi mutuwo.