Cung Le May Be Done In The UFC, White Unsure Of Next Step
By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer
By fighting in the UFC this past weekend at UFC 139, Cung Le lived out one of his dreams and did so in front of his adopted hometown crows of San Jose, Ca.
Unfortunately for the former Strikeforce Middleweight Champ, he was on the receiving end of a Wanderlei Silva beat down and would lose his debut fight in the second round of their fight Saturday night.
Following the bout, UFC President Dana White was asked by MMAFighting.com if Le would fight in the UFC again and he gave this response:
"I don_t know, I don_t know we_ll see. You know he_s up there, his dream was to fight in the UFC. He got to the fight in the UFC and fight Wanderlie Silva. You think about it, Cung Le is one of these guys who comes from traditional martial arts. What this guy has accomplished in transitioning from traditional martial arts into MMA, it_s pretty damn amazing. I have so much respect for that guy as a fighter and as a human being."
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