UFC welterweight Mike Perry says he wants to do better. My Queen Latory and for myself so I can earn the respect I deserve. To my sponsors and my bosses at UFC I want to apologize for how my actions have impacted our relationships. I will be better all around.
Dana White: “He obviously needs some help”
Fight History - Amateur
White touched upon several varied topics throughout his discussion, diving into the trajectory the promotion has undertaken as of late. Not to mention, he gave insight as to the logistical changes that were implemented to set up Fight Island. The long-time UFC boss has never been one to shy away from touching upon matters that are sensitive in nature. Dana White aired his grievances on the troubling nature of the recent brawl that Mike Perry was involved in. I hate the media, I hate the fans, you guys want to say stuff to me on twitter then walk up to my face and try to be nice to me. In light of these statements, one might argue that the writing was on the wall with Mike Perry. His behavior has sparked a debate about how such incidents should be tackled by the organization. White continued to expand upon the situation.
Fight History - Pro
The fresh-faced pound fighter is set to headline the final event in Abu Dhabi against former champion Robert Whittaker. The fight is a high stakes affair that is sure to bring lucrative opportunities in the weight class. The fighter from Liverpool, England was formerly a staple of the Welterweight division. Not to mention his meteoric rise at pounds also included a shot at the world title. However, certain setbacks in the division prompted a move-up in weight.
By Simon Samano July 28, am. Danielle Nickerson petitioned for an injunction for protection against domestic violence in the 9th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida shortly before she filed for divorce from Perry. But on March 4, she was denied by circuit Judge Alice L. In three written statements, Nickerson, 28, accused Perry, 28, of disturbing behavior and alleged that he made threats against her, though she never claimed that he physically harmed her. Nickerson's allegations come to light at a time when Perry's well being has been called into question. Earlier this month, Perry informed the UFC that he would seek professional treatment for alcohol dependency after a disturbing video showed him punching out a restaurant employee during a heated altercation in Texas. A police report was filed, but no arrests were made. Mike Perry issues public apology, vows to 'be better all around' after transgressions.