An eccentric male MMA fighter wants to become the UFC’s first ‘intergender’ champion by challenging a woman to a bout

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  • Henry Cejudo, a UFC fighter, says he wants to fight a woman in the Octagon.
  • The woman he has challenged to a bout is the dominant featherweight fighter Valentina Shevchenko.
  • She responded to his call out by saying: "Be careful what you wish for."
  • The UFC boss Dana White is unimpressed by the exchange, calling Cejudo's behavior the "whackiest s—" he's ever heard.
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UFC fighter Henry Cejudo says he wants to be the company's first "intergender" champion, but prominent women's competitor Valentina Shevchenko has told him to be careful what he wishes for.

Even in the weird world of combat sports, this back-and-forth is bizarre.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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