Cub Swanson is steadily climbing towards a featherweight title shot - and he has some big fights on his radar.
Currently riding a five-fight win streak, Swanson wants to take a crack at Brazilian champion Jose Aldo. He also wants to take on top contender Ricardo Lamas and former champion Frankie Edgar, as he explains to MMA Roasted:
āThe names that are coming at me right now are Aldo, Lamas and Frankie Edgar. I want all those guys. They will come. I want all the biggest fights,ā he says.
āAldo is the one I want first and if I canāt have that one I want the Lamsas fight and if I canāt have that one then I will settle for Frankie Edgar. Just because heās running his mouth.Ā
āI take that both ways - its an honor to have somebody with a name like that want to fight you and on the other hand he is trying to use me to boost his career. So I take it both ways.
āIt is a fight that excites me and I donāt have to fight him right now. Whether it happens now or later, it will happen at some point. All those fights are going to happen I just want the biggest one first.ā
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