In his post-fight interview after UFC 295, Joshua Van, a notable fighter of Burmese descent, shared his ambitions about motivating other Burmese fighters to make their mark in the popular combat sport. Van’s determination and commitment to his sport have not gone unnoticed. His recent victory underscored why he is regarded as a fighter to watch.
Van expressed his aspiration to pique the interest of other Burmese fighters in UFC, hence underlining his role as a mentor. He believes every experience, victory, or failure can be a stepping stone for those who dare to dream big and enter the combat sports world. Joshua Van has always been vocal about his heritage, considering it an integral part of his journey and the way it shapes his fighting spirit.
The UFC 295 post-fight interview provided a platform for Van to lend light to the potential Burmese fighters possess. He hopes his phenomenal ascents, as well as the trials and tribulations he goes through, can provide a blueprint for his compatriots. It is not just about inspiring others, but Van also aims to set an exemplary path for those looking to carve their own in UFC.