Rousimar Palhares apologises to Nate Marquardt for greasing allegations

UFC middleweight submission machine, Rousimar Palhares has officially apologised to Nat Marquardt, after alleging he’d greased his legs last night at UFC Fight Night 22 in Austin, Texas.

Palhares, speaking via, said:

“I’m very sorry for the accusations I made. Nate Marquardt did not cheat in any way, and I’m very sorry to him and his team for my actions in the fight. I congratulate Nate on his win. I learned another lesson for my career in the fight, and I apologize to Nate, his team and the UFC for any issues I contributed to. Nate is not a dirty fighter, and I was wrong to accuse him of cheating in any way.”

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