MMA Information Roundup: Jewish fighter sends ice-cold warning to Kanye West over anti-Semitism, Joe Rogan feedback on Conor McGregor-USADA fiasco, UFC Orlando headliner sees nook stoppage – Sportskeeda
Welcome to immediately’s version of Sportskeeda’s every day MMA Information Roundup, the place we current the largest UFC updates and different tales from the world of blended martial arts.
In immediately’s concern, we discuss Natan Levy weighing in on Kanye West’s current feedback about Hitler and Nazism, Joe Rogan opining on Conor McGregor pulling out of USADA and his UFC return, and extra.
#3. “Do not bully anyone round me” – Natan Levy to Kanye West
Singer-rapper Kanye West not too long ago joined far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones on Infowars and declared his love for Adolf Hitler and Nazism. Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes, who’s West’s marketing campaign supervisor, was additionally on the present.
West’s feedback have been denounced by many of the civilized world, however the clips have been making the rounds on social media. Israeli UFC fighter Natan Levy was requested to touch upon the matter after his UFC Orlando win over Genaro Valdez.
Levy was calm-headed but cold in his response:
“I feel life is simply too brief to hate. So for all these hateful folks, sucks for you. I pity you. And apart from that, Kanye West, for those who bought an issue with me or my folks, come see me bro… I’m Jewish. It is what I’m. It is what I used to be born [as]. I am very happy with it and I’ll battle for it. I’ll battle for my folks within the octagon or wherever want be. I can’t stand for anti-Semitism. I will not stand for any racism. Not round me. Do not bully anyone round me or I am gonna discover you.”
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#2. Conor McGregor is certainly on quite a lot of steroids, says Joe Rogan
It was solely a matter of time earlier than Joe Rogan commented on the current USADA-related controversy surrounding Conor McGregor. The Irishman brazenly admitted that he took himself out of the testing pool to recuperate from the leg break and will likely be prepared to affix again in February earlier than reserving his UFC return battle.
Joe Rogan had health educator Derek of Extra Plates Extra Dates, who not too long ago made headlines for exposing Liver King, on the newest episode of his podcast. Talking on the matter, Rogan informed the YouTuber what he thinks of McGregor’s current physique:
“He is taking his shirt off and posing always and he seems like his pi*s would soften that USADA cup. Like it will identical to burn a gap proper to the underside of that USADA cup.”
Derek supported Rogan’s feedback by saying that McGregor may have actually used sure chemical substances like peptides, androgens, and HGH, which assist in bone mineral density and don’t stay within the physique for too lengthy.
Watch the dialog beneath:
#1. Kevin Holland’s nook might need saved him from critical harm at UFC Orlando
Kevin Holland is the kind of fighter about whom followers make the meme the place an X-ray plate exhibits a canine contained in the ribs. He’s by no means one to again down from a battle, and as UFC Orlando proved, would rather lose a bout than make it boring. For sure, if left to him, he won’t ever conform to cease combating, which is why his nook needed to step in and throw within the towel on his behalf.
Holland was visibly injured in the principle occasion battle in opposition to Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson at UFC Orlando, however confirmed that he has bought a chin as robust as they arrive. By the top of the fourth spherical, ‘Trailblazer’ had harm his placing hand and was virtually prepared to go into the fifth spherical with one working arm.
Holland’s nook determined to cease the battle and the bout was waived off, awarding ‘Wonderboy’ a fourth-round TKO.
MMA Twitter, which is normally harshly vital of most issues, unanimously recommended Holland’s coaches for displaying the braveness to take the choice.
Learn the reactions here.