Geoff Neal is not having fight gives from the UFC and he’s dropping endurance.
Neal hasn’t been in motion considering the fact that Dec. 2019. He starched Mike Perry in the initial spherical by way of TKO. Despite the amazing demonstrating, Neal has been on the sidelines for seemingly no great cause.
Geoff Neal Isn’t Delighted With UFC Layoff
Neal spoke to theScore MMA’s James Lynch and said that no a person wants to phase up and combat him as he’s a significant possibility for any one ranked earlier mentioned him (h/t BJPenn.com).
“I notify people today I’m in purgatory in my profession. I’m ranked No 11, not in the major-10 still. I don’t have a huge following at the rear of me, so every person that I want to combat doesn’t want to combat me simply because I’m a huge risk. I’m any person who knocks people out so I’m harmful for their stock. So I see why they really don’t want to settle for the battle with me. But it is continue to bullish*t, I need to get paid out, but I’m just sitting out below waiting,” Neal claimed.
Neal went on to say that he’s been calling for fights with the likes of Santiago Ponzinibbio and Michael Chiesa. Neal has theorized that Chiesa is frightened of fighting him.
The layoff has been terrible sufficient that Neal returned to his position as a server at Texas Steakhouse. Neal claimed he knew he had to get again to perform pre-COVID mainly because he felt the deficiency of battle options would be sizeable. It appears he was suitable and is now left thinking when somebody will move up.
Neal is driving a seven-battle successful streak. He hasn’t endured a defeat because Jan. 2017. He is 5- below the UFC banner. We’ll hold you up-to-date on the battling upcoming of this promising UFC welterweight.