Scotland’s Stevie Ray is refusing to be distracted by his unsafe UFC future as he prepares to face Michael Johnson in Singapore on Saturday.
Ray ends his most modern four-battle deal against the American, who returns to the light-weight division after four bouts as a featherweight.
The Fifer says victory will catapult him to “bigger and better things”.
“Johnson is the biggest name I’ve fought, so a remove erases all the pieces in the previous,” talked about the 29-yr-passe.
“I take into accout I’m able to head all the manner to the tip. Whether it was the necessary first or the last battle, there is sometimes stress. You are standing in front of a man who is searching for to safe your head off.
“The UFC have not advised me that if I misplaced I’d now not safe one other contract, so I’m now not searching too powerful into that.”