To say that Mike Perry will be too candid at instances would, sadly, be an correct assertion.
His no-filter honesty been identified to draw heavy scrutiny and whereas it has to led to him being revered as a cult favourite, he does additionally invite criticism aplenty.
This time, nonetheless, Perry has tweeted out whereas enduring a nasty weight minimize forward of his struggle in opposition to Tim Means at UFC 255.
In his tweets, Perry claimed that he was 177 at the moment, however could not put himself by means of hell to chop the ultimate 6 kilos wanted to make weight forward of tonight’s weigh-ins.
Actually, the welterweight even went so far as claiming that he was able to give up the game of MMA and ‘lay the gloves down’.
Perry additionally remarked that he had initially campaigned for a struggle in middleweight however hinted that it was unsuccessful.
The fighter additionally took a shot at followers who had been criticising him, claiming that slicing weight was a torturous ordeal that needed to be exprienced to be able to be understood.
Mike Perry anticipated to face Tim Means at UFC 255
Mike Perry gained his final struggle within the UFC in June in opposition to Mickey Gall by way of a unanimous determination.
The win acquired him a struggle in opposition to former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler at UFC 255.
Lawler, nonetheless, needed to pull out of the struggle attributable to an harm and was changed by one other veteran within the form of Tim Means to sq. off in opposition to Perry.
Whether or not the struggle occurs now or not stays to be seen.
Revealed 20 Nov 2020, 18:29 IST