Matt Riddle Retires From MMA Before Stepping Foot In Bellators Cage

Former UFC welterweight fan favourite, Matt Riddle announced his retirement from MMA this week before he even fought for his new employers, Bellator, explaining he’s picked up an injury in training and the time it will take to arrange another fight means he simply can’t afford to carry on.

Riddle, speaking via Twitter saidriddle:

“I’m retiring from MMA today, I cracked my rib and I can’t fight sept 20th @BellatorMMA can’t give me a fight this year so I can’t afford it!”

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