‘To think they wanted to undo this split’ – MMA community including UFC champ Alexander Volkanovski and Henry Cejudo react to Crazy Kai Kara France fight at UFC Columbus

The UFC flyweight division might be one of the fastest and most entertaining divisions in the entire UFC. At UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Daukas at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, the flyweight contenders faced off in a deciding match.

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In a close and entertaining fight, City Kickboxing product Kai Kara-France edged out Askar Askarov. Throughout the fight, both fighters pushed the pace and entertained the fans with some high-level mixed martial arts. So many fighters were quick to jump on the flyweight show and praise the UFC flyweight division tier and winner, Kara-France.

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Former UFC flyweight and bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo tweeted, “Flyweights are stealing the show again! WHAT A FIGHT. To say they wanted to cancel this split #UFCColumbus”

UFC featherweight champion and teammate of the winner of the thrilling flyweight fight, Alexander Volkanovski, also gave his reaction.

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Even veteran UFC bantamweight fighter Brian Kelleher enjoyed the City Kickboxing fighter’s submission defense and put in an impressive performance despite Askarov’s constant struggle.

Even “The Highlight” Justin Gaethje liked the fight for entertainment and tweeted, “It’s a lock for the fight of the night”

The fight was very entertaining and came across as the number one contender fight. However, that was not the case.

UFC looking to book Moreno vs. Figueiredo, even after UFC Columbus flyweight fight

MMA journalist Ariel Helwani recently reported on a potential fourth fight between the two top flyweight fighters, champion Deiveson Figueiredo and former champion Brandon Moreno, as the UFC flyweight championship is in the works. The fight could take place in July this year.

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Even Kai Kara-France has requested his championship fight after the victory over the number 2 ranked flyweight. However, it looks like he may have to wait a while.

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