A confrontation has erupted after an MMA fighter’s TikTok contribution was deemed slightly too racy by a UFC star.
Macy Chiasson got here out swinging after Valerie Loureda posted a video clip to her social media channels displaying her mixing a couple of dance strikes with some air punches.
Loureda was having a little bit of enjoyable within the gymnasium however Chiasson wasn’t laughing.
Responding to the video on Twitter, Chiasson, who’s 6-1 in her skilled MMA profession with a last-start win towards Shanna Younger at a UFC Struggle Night time in February, felt compelled to talk up.
“Lol I f***ing can’t anymore,” she wrote.
“Is that this the message we wish to proceed to convey to not solely our future leaders however to the disgusting already misogynistic dudes out right here.
“Are we right here to combat and be position fashions or are we right here for male followers and strip teases.”
Chiasson’s criticism sparked a bitter back-and-forth between the pair on Twitter as Loureda hit again.
Loureda: “Woman by placing different ladies down you’re contradicting your self. Who stated I do something for my male followers? I’ve been preventing since I used to be 2 years outdated and identical to you’ve gotten different pursuits like tattoos I like to bounce. Lmao easy.”
Chiasson: “I’m all for girls being robust and horny however this actually isn’t it. You’re in your mma gear at your gymnasium. Gloves, mouth piece and shin guards on. You’re portraying the mistaken message to individuals who watch this sport. You’re portraying that that is what ladies’s mma is about.”
Loureda: “Nah it exhibits you will be robust female and horny and nonetheless be a nasty b***h in a male dominated business. #information.”
Chiasson: “However … are you tho? A few of us truly care in regards to the high quality of ladies’s mma and ladies’s sports activities generally. You’re promoting intercourse not mma.”
Loureda: “I’m promoting intercourse as a result of I used to be born with a unique physique than you and im Hispanic? LOL I combat in a cage identical to you do, after I’m not in a cage I’m extraordinarily female and I used to be born like that. Cease hating lol.”
Chiasson: “Sure. You combat in a cage however not like I do and don’t discuss to me like I don’t know what femininity means.”
Loureda: “Woman do you and cease harassing different girl who embrace their ‘femininity’ interval.”
Chiasson: “Based mostly on what you’ve stated. Your definition of embracing femininity could be very slim and that’s actually unhappy. Once more, you already know nothing about my femininity. It’s actually unhappy.”
In response to different Twitter customers, Chiasson doubled down on her view Loureda was “promoting intercourse quite than MMA” however denied she was “s**t-shaming” her.
“I’m nearly optimistic males’s MMA didn’t develop spectators from ridiculous stuff like this,” Chiasson wrote.
“I simply suppose there’s a fantastic line between utilizing intercourse to make your self professional on the MMA platform vs utilizing horny content material along with being a legit fighter.”
Loureda has been out of motion since her win over Larkyn Dasch final June at Bellator 222. She was scheduled to make her comeback at Bellator 238 in January, however missed out resulting from harm.