Dricus du Plessis reacts to UFC title win – “It’s an honour representing SA”


Dricus Du Plessis speaks hours after making history with the UFC title win.

The South African star defeated American Sean Strickland to win the middleweight title during UFC 297 in Toronto on Saturday.

Dricus returned to social media and expressed excitement for the history made.

He says it’s an honour to represent South Africa.

“History has been made🇿🇦 This is Africa we fear nothing and certainly no one!! Thank you South Africa, it’s an honor representing our beautiful nation,” he wrote.

Celebrities flooded his timeline with congratulatory messages.

“So inspiring!!!! What a great story !!! Keep going bro!!! 🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦,” Cassper Nyovest wrote.

“To say you made us proud is an understatement,” L-Tido said.

“I don’t get how some ppl score these fights but this fight clearly moved at your pace. I’m glad this moment didn’t get stolen from us. Congrats Champ!” Yung Swizz wrote.


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