Sometimes these things happen in MMA? I guess after literally years of making jokes at the expense of the Brazilian people (feeding busses with carrots etc), one Brazilian decided that Chael’s 1-5 record against his nation needed one more notch next to the L instead of the W and apparently attacked the light heavyweight contender. Wild.
This is what Chael said to MMAJunkie Radio about the incident:
“It was very quick, like those things typically happen, I was visiting with some fans, and a gentleman had started in on me. Ultimately, that’s what it led to.
“I think a fan can do anything they want. I think they can heckle, a fan can boo, but they can’t touch you. But the same thing goes for me. I can yell at a fan too, but you can’t touch them. If you want to be a fan, you buy the ticket, and you can have any energy you want, whether it’s positive or negative. And in this case it was negative, and he went a little too far.”
Shockingly even remarks from a guy whose words incited the ...