Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos joins Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show to discuss his release from the promotion and what’s next.
0:00 JDS speaks about the release and how he found out.
5:00 How he felt after his final UFC fight vs. Ciryl Gane and why he appealed the bout.
16:55 JDS says he is speaking to other promotions about his next steps.
21:11 How working with a sports psychologist has helped him and his thoughts on fighters continuing to compete after multiple knockout losses in a row.
29:23 When he’d like to return.
33:45 The happiest he was during his time with the UFC.
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