In a whirlwind of emotions and declarations, Renato Moicano took center stage not only in the UFC Vegas 85 co-main event against Drew Dober but also in a post-fight interview that left fans astonished. The Brazilian fighter, nicknamed "Money Moicano," didn't hold back in sharing the incredible news of his 62-year-old father welcoming a newborn the day before the fight.
Moicano enthusiastically proclaimed,
"My father is 62 years old, and he had a baby yesterday. I'm telling him tomorrow when I get home, I'm going to get my wife pregnant another time. Because if my father, 62 years old, can populate the world, I can too! 'Money Moicano' [the third] is coming."
The surprises didn't end there. Moicano shifted gears, expressing his love for America and his aspiration to become a U.S. citizen. He revealed plans to join law enforcement, specifically aiming for a spot on the SWAT team.
"I love America. I'm not American, but I will be. After I'm done with fighting, I will serve as a police officer. I want to be on the SWAT team, and I want to take out the bad guys," Moicano passionately declared.
Addressing societal concerns, he emphasized the need for people to respect the law, attend church, and restore the balance of right and wrong. Moicano's post-fight speech showcased a multifaceted persona beyond the octagon, blending personal joy, patriotic aspirations, and a commitment to societal betterment.
Despite a cut that required hospital attention, Moicano's energy persisted as he engaged with fans on social media and shared a photo with Dober, acknowledging the respect he holds for his opponent. Renato Moicano's journey at UFC Vegas 85 transcended the cage, leaving an indelible mark on the fight night.