Cody Garbrandt is dealing with difficulties stemming from COVID-19.
Back again in August, the previous bantamweight champion obtained COVID-19 and then tore his bicep which compelled him out of the Deiveson Figueiredo title fight. Now, months following receiving the virus, Garbrandt exposed in an Instagram tale he is nonetheless working with the difficulties for COVID-19.
“Disclaimer from my final submit, I was favourable for COVID Aug 29th. Considering that then I have been battling vertigo, tore my vein in my bicep which resulted in discovering out I have blood clots, pneumonia and psychological fog, these are the signs I have had and been dealing with and this is the reason I pulled out of the fight. I haven’t completed any media, but I’d like to deal with it on my own phrases.”
Cody Garbrandt returned to the gain column final time out with a KO win more than Raphael Assuncao. Before that, he endured a few straight knockout losses to Pedro Munhoz, and T.J. Dillashaw back-to-back to reduce his bantamweight title.
Currently, the strategy for Garbrandt is to go down to flyweight and will likely combat the winner of Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno in the spring of 2021. But, several have known as for him to fight at flyweight very first to verify he can make the body weight.