Paddy Pimblett has issued a fiery response to Diego Sanchez, this after ‘The Nightmare’ dubbed him a clown on social media.
The heated exchange occurred on Instagram after Sanchez commented on Paddy’s post with a clown emoji. Check out the photo below courtesy of @theufcbaddy on Twitter:
— Paddy The Baddy (@theufcbaddy) January 9, 2022
“Diego Sanchez, lad are you really trying to call me a clown?! Go and get brainwashed by that Fabia dude again like he’s your cult leader you dumb mother f*cker. You’re the laughing stock of this whole sport! Ever talk shit about me again you f*cking has been – I slap your ass up.” – Pimblett replied to Sanchez’s clown emoji.
Paddy Pimblett made his Octagon debut back in September of 2021, where scored a first round TKO victory over Luigi Vendramini. The former Cage Warriors champion, Pimblett (17-3 MMA), not only garnered a barrage of new fans with his performance at UFC Vegas 36, but also walked away with a $50k bonus.
‘The Baddy’ recently expressed interest in having a fight with Jared Gordon at UFC London. However, nothing has been made official by Dana White and company at the time of this article.
As for Diego Sanchez (30-13 MMA), the former UFC title challenger recently booked a 165lbs fight with Kevin Lee which will occur under the Eagle FC banner this coming March.
‘The Nightmare’ has gone 3-2 over his past five fights overall, his most recent effort resulting in a unanimous decision loss to Jake Matthews at UFC 253.
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