Miesha Tate will be back in UFC, dreaming of regaining the title, although he did not have a good time in his time away. The former champion of the leading Mixed Martial Arts company made it clear that all the waiting is over, being eager to get back to the cage. In that sense, it was made official that he will return on July 17, when he clashes with Marion Reneau. But, in these hours, he revealed how he lived his withdrawal from sport, assuring that he “had depression.”
Initially, Tate He stressed: “Time is very precious, and I say, I just feel it in my heart, I want to do this. I am in a great position in my life. I don’t have to do this. No one is twisting my arm. This is 100 percent because I’m in the best place I’ve ever been and I want to do this. I literally had to hunt down Dana. He blew, lile, my first five Instagram posts. “
“I finally sat down with Dana White and had that face-to-face conversation. He said, ‘So what are you doing here?’ I was like, ‘I want to fight, that’s what I’m doing here. And he was like, ‘Okay,’ and he was still like, ‘Aren’t you hurting for money?’ I was like, ‘No, I’m not. In fact, I’m making a lot of money right now with ONE Championship. This is because I want to do that. I want to fight again, ‘”he added.
Did not have a good time
At the same time, Miesha He said: “If I know, I will. I don’t need to wonder. I am so. People say that when you fall in love, when you know, you know. The same thing happens to me with sports. I fell in love with the sport and I know it, now is the time. Yes, I am absolutely not here for anything less than gold. I want to be the best in the world. I’d love to say I’m doing this because I’m a mom and I want to inspire my kids and all of this, and that’s like the cherry on top.
“The reason I left the sport was not because I was physically incapable. It was because I had so many other things in my personal life. He was fighting depression. He just didn’t have it to give there anymore. I knew it, and that’s a very ugly place to be. He needed to cut ties with everything and start over. What I could do in those circumstances really leads me to really believe in myself, as what I can do in the right circumstances, “he concluded. Miesha Tate.
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