After picking up his first UFC victory on Saturday night, light heavyweight Bogdan Guskov had an enthusiastic response when asked how the win felt. Guskov did not hold back when asked about the feeling.
He said: “I think first victory in the UFC, this is like more good than like sex, you know?”
Guskov earned the victory over his opponent Zac Pauga, finishing him with a knockout in the first round. This win was a nice rebound for Guskov after losing his UFC debut last year.
When asked how it felt getting his first UFC win, Guskov responded enthusiastically by saying: “This is big. My future and our first signature contract and the second this win. In our first fight, I could not show nothing because short camp and a long way from Paris, you know. And now I’m ready to go to the top, you know.”
When asked about the knockout, Guskov explained that he sometimes lowers his hands to surprise opponents with explosive combinations. He credited his team for preparing him well despite having a short training camp coming from France.
He said: “You know, brother, this is my small secret. Yeah, a little bit. A little bit show when like a boxing attack and after surprise, surprise motherf**ker.”
The jubilant winner made sure to give credit to his team. He said: “Thank you for my team, from Dagestan gangsters you know, to Brazilian gangsters. Thanks to everybody who helped me, and thank you for this victory. This is not my victory. This is our victory, you know.”
Based on his enthusiastic reactions after the match, Bogdan Guskov could not be more thrilled with picking up his first octagon win. The rising prospect will undoubtedly be brimming with confidence as he looks to build momentum in his next UFC match after this statement performance.