In this weekend’s UFC 216 co-main event UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will attempt to break Anderson Silva’s record by defending his world title an eleventh straight time.
All he has to do is defeat Ray Borg this weekend, and the record belongs to him.
As usual, the UFC has launched their pre-fight embedded series, and they just released episode 1.
In it, Johnson’s longtime head coach Matt Hume casts his prediction for fight night, stating that D.J. will finish Ray Borg to break Anderson Silva’s record and he’ll make history forever.
The usual silent Matt Hume is confident about his fighter’s chances, even stating that if they change opponents last-minute the result will be the same.
The video is below.
To cut straight to the D.J. talk:
Or you can watch the entire first episode from beginning to end:
‘UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee’ goes down this Saturday from the T-Mobile arena in Las Vegas. The night’s main card airs live on pay-per-view.