Jan Blachowicz Meets Polish Prime Minister After UFC 253 Title Win

Jan Blachowicz is brushing shoulders with world leaders.

Blachowicz defeated Dominick Reyes by second-round TKO in the co-main event of UFC 253 to become the new UFC light heavyweight champion. A victorious Blachowicz has since returned to his home country of Poland and had an opportunity to meet with Poland Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki. Blachowicz posted the following about the meeting on Instagram:

Simon Head of MMA Junkie provided the following translation of what Blachowicz wrote on Instagram:

“Thank you very much for the invitation from Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki. Both for me and the entire MMA community, it proves that our discipline is not only popular, but also noticeable by the most important people in Poland. It is an honor to be an ambassador of this amazing sport. I hope that after our conversation, the Prime Minister will be waiting in front of the TV, regardless of the time, to watch my next fight ;)”

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