Originally Posted by Redwood
Of course. Part of being a recognized champion is, unfortunately, paying the required sanctioning fees to the organizations whose belt you hold. Another part is making all your mandatories on time, which Wlad has been impressive in doing, especially since he isn't Mexican or Panamanian, and thus must actually fight his mandatories.
What does his race have to do with being able to fight his mandatories and stuff?