Mike Perry continues to be chasing a rematch with Geoff Neal.
Perry and Neal fought final December at UFC 245 the place it was Neal who obtained the job accomplished by knockout within the first spherical. Since then, “Platinum” has been campaigning for a rematch and now has taken it a step additional calling for the rematch to be a most important occasion.
I would like that @handzofsteelmma rematch. 5 rounds most important even since y’all letting simply anyone headline
— Platinum Mike Perry (@PlatinumPerry) July 22, 2020
“I would like that @handzofsteelmma [Geoff Neal] rematch. 5 rounds most important occasion since y’all letting simply anyone headline,” Perry tweeted.
This isn’t the primary time Perry has referred to as for the rematch with Neal because it looks as if he desires to get that one again. However, because the occasion, Neal has nonetheless but to get a battle and he little doubt desires a ranked opponent and somebody ranked forward of him.
So, for now, Perry is unlikely to get the rematch with Neal and the UFC mentioned they gained’t offer him any battle contracts till he seeks skilled therapy after his incident the place he allegedly punched an older man.
“He additional acknowledged that he believes he has some points associated to alcohol abuse and has knowledgeable UFC that he has dedicated to right away search skilled therapy, together with substance and behavioral counseling. Right now, UFC has knowledgeable Perry that he won’t be supplied a bout, and the events have agreed to guage subsequent steps for Perry following the completion of his therapy program,” a part of the assertion learn.
Mike Perry final fought again on June 27 the place he beat Mickey Gall by unanimous resolution. The victory snapped his two-fight skid the place he had the knockout loss to Geoff Neal and a call loss to Vicente Luque. In his UFC tenure, the fan-favorite is 7-6.
Geoff Neal, in the meantime, nonetheless has not fought because the win over Mike Perry and has referred to as out the likes of Michael Chiesa and Santiago Ponzinibbio. As of proper now, he doesn’t have a battle booked however the hope for a lot of followers is he will get booked quickly.
Would you wish to see Mike Perry and Geoff Neal have a rematch as the primary occasion?