Sean O’Malley believes he is coming into his UFC 260 most important card combat in opposition to Thomas Almeida undefeated.
O’Malley suffered his 1st profession loss to Marlon Vera at UFC 252 very last August. While on his record it claims he shed by means of very first-spherical TKO, in the struggle, “Suga” rolled his ankle quite a few periods. It sooner or later gave out and Vera jumped on major of him, landed some ground and pound and the combat was above.
Considering the fact that the loss, O’Malley has built it very clear he still believes he is undefeated which has gotten a ton of backlash. On the other hand, he tends to make it clear he has no problem losing.
“The way that combat ended and viewing the combat just before that transpired, I was in command of the struggle. I was accomplishing what I desired,” O’Malley stated at UFC 260 media day. “He didn’t choose me down and elbow me, my leg completely gave out, I rolled my ankle four or 5 moments and was still piecing him up on the feet. I backed him down experienced him protected him and went to action back again and my ankle gave out.
“So, if he would’ve conquer me at a selection or beat me in any other way than me obtaining hurt, I would say I’m 12-1, no difficulty, I really do not have a challenge with dropping. I get rid of in the health and fitness center all the time,” O’Malley ongoing. “You get up, slap arms, and contend yet again. I never intellect dropping. One of these times I’m heading to reduce a fight, with any luck , not in that form of vogue, then it is likely to be like, yeah, he beat me. I have no challenges shedding. I imagine the whole 12-1 mentally undefeated point has gotten a tiny ridiculous, but I do form of enjoy it when individuals get mad at it now. But, also I solution the questions you men question.”
Sean O’Malley is on the lookout to bounce back on Saturday evening from Almeida. If he wins, he will very likely get a prime-15 opponent following time out.
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