Zhang Weili (left) will face Rose Namajunas (right) at UFC 261. Photo: AP and Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
Zhang Weili (left) will face Rose Namajunas (right) at UFC 261. Photo: AP and Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC fans turn on ‘Thug Rose’ Namajunas after Zhang Weili ‘red’ comments

  • Lithuanian-American said ‘better dead than red’ as she stoked rivalry with Chinese champion ahead of UFC 261 title fight
  • Commenters criticise US foreign policy and bring up Lithuania’s Nazi past as they pledge support for Zhang ahead of April 24 showdown

Zhang Weili (left) will face Rose Namajunas (right) at UFC 261. Photo: AP and Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
Zhang Weili (left) will face Rose Namajunas (right) at UFC 261. Photo: AP and Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
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