"Two main events in three weeks on opposite sides of the planet. walk in the park", the Englishman said.
Bisping, a veteran of 28 UFC fights, flirted with the idea of hanging up his gloves before his middleweight title fight with Georges St-Pierre, which he lost via third round submission. He has been receiving praise for his "warrior" attitude from far and wide.
The former UFC champion and pioneer British MMA fighter was stripped of his title by Georges St-Pierre ten days ago, but has already lined up his next fight. "I'm not really sure how long it's going to be".
The Ultimate Fighter Season 3 victor is eyeing the UFC's London card, next March, for his swansong. "I would love to be on that. I've always wanted my last fight to be in England", Bisping told Ariel Helwani on "The MMA Hour" Monday. I would love to be a part of that to say thank you to the British people who supported me and have my last fight there'.
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March 17, 2018 certainly looks set to be the date of Bisping's final fight and by the time all is said and done, one would struggle to name a more storied career than his. "Contrary to popular belief, with GSP saying I'm an angry man, I'm a very happy man".
Despite having been the No.1 pound-for-pound fighter in the sport a few years beforehand, there were concerns as to whether the now 36-year-old had waited too long to return and how he'd cope with stepping up a division and carrying extra muscle and so the odds were very close leading into his fight with Bisping.
In the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA), the concept of "ring rust" is frequently used, with fighters who have been out of the cage for an extended period of time often seen as being at risk of not performing to the best of their abilities. There's no telling. I guess it's a unique injury.
'I was planning on my last fight being in March.