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After latest win, Billy Evangelista eyeing title shot   [View Full Version]
ThaAxeMurderer7 » Posted 1/16/08 9:55:00PM

With an undefeated record and a recent upset victory over UFC veteran Jorge Gurgel at "Strikeforce Challengers IV: Evangelista vs. Gurgel," Strikeforce contender Billy Evangelista (10-0) is quickly climbing the ranks of the promotion's lightweight division.

And after earning a hard-fought win over a "name" opponent, Evangelista recently told MMAjunkie.com Radio (www.mmajunkie.com/radio) that he plans on challenging soon for the organization's lightweight strap.

"I feel that Jorge Gurgel was a big catch for me, and it definitely gave me a big confidence boost winning that fight," Evangelista said. "I would love to take a shot at the title."

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jae_1833 » Posted 7/19/07 11:27:00AM

How on earth can defeating Gurgel (by decision I will add) makes anyone think they deserve a title shot against Josh or Gilbert!??



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