Diego Sanchez took to Twitter to say that he was in the middle of a workout when he noticed a UFO fly right over him. Sanchez further claimed that he called his daughter to show her the UFO which was apparently hovering "just a few hundred feet away".
Diego Sanchez also said that UFO sightings are a regular occurrence in his hometown, Albuquerque, but he believes the UFO was trying to make contact with him this time around.
I was doing energy work on my patio as a ufo flew right up on me I called for my daughter quick quick she watched this thing hover only hundreds of feet away Albuquerque is a trip sightings are regular here. But this sh*t was contact tonight it was obvious it was watching me
In another cryptic tweet, Diego Sanchez claimed that a powerful portal of light energy was open yesterday and it was a night meant for 'connecting with the universe'. Sanchez said that he had been celebrating and connecting with the universe throughout the day.
Today a powerful portal of light energy is open. If there ever was a night to connect with the universe. Tonight is the night. I have been celebrating and connecting all day
Diego Sanchez's previous trysts with UFOs
This isn't the first time that Diego Sanchez has apparently seen a UFO. Diego Snachez's cornerman Stephan Bonnar previously claimed that he and Sanchez saw UFOs from the mountains of Albuquerque when they were under the influence of psychedelic drugs.
“Beyond a shadow of a doubt (I saw UFOs),” said Bonnar. “Was I under the influence of psychedelics? Yes, but I definitely saw bright lights moving around.
Diego Sanchez has a 30-13 record in his professional career and his last fight inside the Octagon resulted in a unanimous decision loss against Jake Matthews at UFC 253.Published 12 Nov 2020, 16:05 IST