After ukukhanselwa kabili, i-duel phakathi kukaKamaru Usman noGilbert 'Durinho' inedethi entsha nendawo okufanele yenzeke. Impi, elingana nebhande le-welterweight (77 kg) futhi ekuqaleni ibihlelelwe uJulayi 2020 futhi ngokuhamba kwesikhathi kwaqagelwa ngoDisemba, izoba se-UFC 258, ngoFebhuwari 13, okusazochazwa. Lo mdlali waseBrazil, obesekhululekile ekugubheni uhlelo lwempi, uphelelwe isineke ezinyangeni ezedlule ngokubambezeleka kokwenza impi.

Engxoxweni ekhethekile embikweni ka-Ag. Ukulwa, u-'Durinho' ugqamise injabulo yokugcina ekwazile ukuba nosuku lokugxila ekulungiseleleni kwakhe. Ngaphezu kwalokho, umsubathi waseNiterói (RJ), naphezu kokuthola isibusiso sikaDana White, umongameli weligi, njengomphikisi olandelayo, uvumile ukuthi wesaba ukulahlekelwa isikhundla sakhe ekulweleni ibhande ngenxa yokubambezeleka kweqembu. I-UFC ukuthumela izinkontileka zokulwa.

Wachaza,

"Thank God yavala lempi. Babevele bangithumele ngalolo suku, ngakho kwakuyindaba yenkontileka eyayithathwa, kodwa manje isisemthethweni. 'I-Countdown' isivele ifikile lapha ekhaya, ngakho-ke iqinisekisiwe ukuthi izokwenzeka. ukuqeqeshwa okuningi nokwesaba le mpi ukushibilika ezandleni Khamzat (Chimaev) noma kukhona okwenzekayo. Ngicabanga ukuthi (lokhu kubambezeleka) bekuyi-UFC ehamba phambili, angazi ukubona kwakho njengo-(Jorge) Masvidal noma u-Colby (Covington) angazi noma bekuyinto efana naleyo. Manje sekumele siqhubeke nokuzilolonga futhi sizosinqoba lesi sicoco "

Kodwa ngakolunye uhlangothi, u-'Durinho' ubemagange ukuvala le mpi, ngakolunye uhlangothi, lesi sikhathi esengeziwe besizuzisa. Ngo-2020, lo mdlali waseBrazil wenza ama-duels amabili esikhathini esiyizinyanga ezimbili, ngaphezu kwalokho, wenza wonke amalungiselelo akhe okubhekana no-Usman empini egcine ikhanseliwe ngenxa yokuthi wangenwa yi-coronavirus. Ngakho manje ibhande elimnyama le-jiu-jitsu seligunyaze ukuthi libe nesikhathi eside sekamu ukuze likwazi ukulola izikhali zakhe nakakhulu.

“Ngiphuma ekunqobeni isikhathi eside, ngigcwele futhi ngicabanga ukuthi yingakho ngithole i-COVID-19. Ukungavikeleki kwami ​​kwehle kakhulu, okwenza uDemian (Maia) alwe, kusukela ekamu kuya ekulweni kwemizuliswano emihlanu, ngalwa imizuliswano emihlanu, ngase ngiphinde ngakhempa imizuliswano emihlanu futhi angizange ngiphumule. Kube nomthelela ekutholeni i-COVID ngenxa yokuguga komzimba. faka isu lokuqeqesha, qina, ugcine isivinini, uguquke esibhakeleni, i-jiu-jitsu ", esho. Kulokhu kungqubuzana, u-'Durinho' uzobhekana nesimo esiyingqayizivele. Kwaze kwaba yilapho u-Usman ethuthela Eqenjini Lempi Ye-Elevation ngo-June 2020, owaseNigeria kanye nowaseBrazil babeqeqesha ozakwethu eqenjini le-Sanford MMA, eliseFlorida (USA).

Kulokhu kungqubuzana, u-'Durinho' uzobhekana nesimo esiyingqayizivele. Kwaze kwaba yilapho u-Usman ethuthela Eqenjini Lempi Ye-Elevation ngo-June 2020, owaseNigeria kanye nowaseBrazil babeqeqesha ozakwethu eqenjini le-Sanford MMA, eliseFlorida (USA). Ngakho bobabili bayawazi amandla nobuthakathaka bomunye nomunye. Kodwa akuyona into emkhathazayo lo msubathi waseBrazil, othembise ukumangala, esahlola inkakha yakhe.

“Ngizazi kahle izinto ezinhle nezingezinhle zakhe, njengoba naye azi eyami. Ngakho ngizamile ukuvala lezo zikhala, ngenza i-wrestling ne-walling, okuyizinto zakhe ezinhle futhi manje sezigxile kimi. Ukusebenza okuningi ku-jiu-jitsu, yonke into uma kuziwa ekuqedeni, ikhanda, unyawo, ingalo, intamo, ukuzama ukuqeda kuwo wonke ama-engeli, nokusebenza esikebheni. Ngicabanga ukuthi i-jiu-jitsu yami ingumehluko omkhulu enginawo esigabeni “, kuphetha umgilwa.

Ngemuva kokunqoba okuhlanu okulandelanayo e-Ultimate, u-Gilbert 'Durinho' uphila isigaba sakhe esihle kakhulu enhlanganweni kusukela aqala ukubonakala ngo-2015. Esethulweni sakhe sokugcina, ngoMeyi ngonyaka odlule, umdlali waseBrazil, ngemuva kwemizuliswano emihlanu, wanqoba owayengumpetha wesigaba uTyron. Woodley ngesinqumo esivumelana ngazwi linye samajaji, iqiniso elamnika igunya lokulwela isicoco.