Dillashaw: I’d fight Faber if UFC made it 'worth our while'

 

TJ Dillashaw is a rising fighter out of Urijah Faber's Team Alpha Male and will next fight for the UFC bantamweight title at UFC 173. Should Dillashaw take the bantamweight title from Renan Barao, it's possible he could be paired with coach and teammate Faber in the future. 

How would he feel about a fight with his friend and longtime coach?

As for his longtime teammate Urijah Faber, Dillashaw suggests that they would consider the bout if the UFC motivated them financially.

"If they were to make it worth our while then I imagine we would, but you know it's a business and we'll have to go through that tunnel when it comes."

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The Sultan site profile image  

4/28/14 11:18 PM by The Sultan

Sucks if they are ever put in thst position. Im not a big fan of teammates fighting each other.

perfy site profile image  

4/28/14 3:18 PM by perfy

I'm sure Uriah would fight him for whatever amount of money. His drive for a UFC championship belt is likely greater than anything else.

RampageFitsLikeAGlove site profile image  

4/28/14 12:34 PM by RampageFitsLikeAGlove

Everyone would fight their friend/teammate/brother/etc... if the money was right. I'd fight my mom and knock her ass out if someone offered us $50M each. Actually prob a lost less. There is always a point where someone will say "ok."

jTheHybridwolff site profile image  

4/28/14 12:17 PM by jTheHybridwolff

I never been a fan of Tj's but he has a point this is the fight business and it's all about making money and winning the title If your in the same weight class no matter if your on the same team or not you should fight if you guys are matched up I respect the kid for not being one of these fighters who say I can't fight a team mate .Besides this is not a team sport!

kyle223 site profile image  

4/28/14 12:15 PM by kyle223

Probably the only guy from Alpha Male that I don't like.

OnlyTheStrongSurvive site profile image  

4/28/14 11:58 AM by OnlyTheStrongSurvive

Sounds like he's got being champ all planned and figured out

SQUEEZIE site profile image  

4/28/14 11:43 AM by SQUEEZIE

if i were dodson and t.j. some how won i would move up and ask to fight him again.