UFC featherweight Cub Swanson suffered a tough loss over the weekend, after going the distance with a former champion. Now the fighter has come forward with a statement over the matter.
Atlantic City, New Jersey hosted an intense evening of match ups over the weekend. Inside the Boardwalk Hall, the famed city was visited by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for the highly anticipated fight card of UFC Fight Night 128.
Co-headlining the night’s event, Cub Swanson and former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar threw down in a featherweight match up for the Atlantic City crowd. The two mixed martial artist went the distance, with “The Answer” ultimately earning a unanimous decision victory over his opponent.
Taking to Instagram, Swanson has offered the following message concerning his recent loss:
“Well not the outcome I was looking for but that’s the fight game. Congrats Frankie & I’m sorry to hear about your father To all my supporters Thank you so much & I promise to come back stronger!”