Dana White thinks Kevin Hundland has a ‘mental breakdown’

UFC President Dana White was intimidated by Kevin Holland at the UFC in the EPSN21 main event.

In a unanimous decision in Saturday’s middleweight headliner at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Hundland (21-6 MMA, 7-3 UFC) lost to Derek Brunson (22-7 MMA, 13-5 UFC) in a unanimous five-fight victory. .

Although Holland came into the fight known for his cage talk and daring acts, he took it to a new level in his fight with Brunson. He had been talking since the moment the feud began, and was also conversing with White and former UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov, who was based in Cageside.

White thinks Hollande’s level of professionalism was being taken down and that Brunson’s loss of the round caused him to collapse under the pressure of the stage.

“I think he was mentally broken,” UFC president Dana White told Yahoo. Games. “It simply came to our notice then [in boxing] When Lennox Lewis fought that guy [Oliver McCall] Who held her hand beside him and wept. I don’t know what he was doing. I think he can’t handle the pressure and is just mentally broken. I have never seen anything like it. ”

White was not alone in contemplating Holland’s antiques. A number of fighters were battling it out on social media as the feud continued, and some were entertained, some were serious.

Hollande ESPN 21 post-UFC The 21 fights show that he is considering going down in the welterweight division after his first loss since October 2019.