Brad Riddell ‘Absolutely Gutted’ After Ufc Fight Postponed Due To Group Member’s Constructive Covid Test
A fighter’s rank state is assigned based mostly on the state that the fighter most incessantly fought in professionally, throughout the previous three years. Riddell is an exceptional fighter, but we anticipate the ‘pre Lee’ Gillespie to turn up with a chip on his shoulder desperate to make up for that highlight reel knockout. Riddell is among the most polished strikers in the division with a powerful kickboxing background and he is solely getting better coaching with the likes of Israel Adesanya and Alex Volkanovski. That mentioned, this will depend on how Gillespie turns up mentally. Gregor Gillespie (thirteen-1) ghosted on all of us after his final fight. He much prefers taking himself off in his fishing boat to interacting on social media, however he went firmly off the radar after struggling a breath-taking knockout courtesy of Kevin Lee.
Brad was impressed by Buakaw and credits his start in the sport to the Muay Thai celebrity. While Riddell didn’t name the staff member who examined optimistic, training associate, Australian UFC featherweight champion Alex Volkanovksi, confirmed on Sunday that he had caught the virus. UFC lightweight contender Brad Riddell explains the problem of his fight against All American wrestler Gregor Gillespie.
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He was paired with the dangerous prospect and fellow striker Magomed Mustafaev and threw down in a great battle incomes the break up determination. Riddell then adopted that up with a unanimous determination and one other high quality performance over Alex da Silva Coelho on Fight Island back in September. UFC Fight Night is headlined by a middleweight contender bout between Derek Brunson and the pink-sizzling Kevin Holland, who went 5-0 in 2020.
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