The world’s most famous mixed martial arts promotion hosted a stunning night of fights over the weekend. However, the fight card did not go without its controversies. Now UFC fighters have come forward with their thoughts.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, May 12, to host the highly anticipated fight card of UFC 224. From inside the Jeunesse Arena, the live pay-per-view event featured a series of exciting match ups.
In the night’s main event, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes successfully defended her title from rising challenger Raquel Pennington. In between the fourth and final rounds, Pennington informed her corner that she was “done.”
However, the fighter’s corner convinced her to continue the fight for the final round. In the end, Pennington suffered a TKO loss to the reigning champion.
Check out what many fighters had to say within the social media messages below: