HomeUFCBilly Quarantillo won’t let recent leg injuries stop him from checking kicks at UFC Vegas 31
Billy Quarantillo won’t let recent leg injuries stop him from checking kicks at UFC Vegas 31
July 15, 2021
Billy Quarantillo is conscious of the latest freak leg accidents in MMA, however he’s unfazed heading into UFC Vegas 31.
Ransomville, New York’s best, Billy Quarantillo will kick off the principle card of UFC Vegas 31 when he meets Gabriel Benitez in a featherweight scrap. Quarantillo is coming off a loss in his final outing, however the 32-year-old has already put that in his rearview mirror.
MMA is a harmful sport with severe bodily penalties. With a freak leg damage bringing UFC 264 to an unceremonious finish, and Chris Wiedman’s horrific leg damage earlier this 12 months, 2021 has been a 12 months to recollect. All be it for the fallacious causes. However when you’ve gotten spent your total profession making an attempt to get to the UFC, like Quarantillo, do you ever second guess your resolution to turn out to be a prizefighter?
Billy Quarantillo plans on utilizing all his weapons
“This 12 months has been fairly loopy with MMA accidents”, Quarantillo stated. “I noticed on like a neighborhood present, a man like misplaced his finger like broke off fully and obtained like severed. And then you definitely see all these leg breaks. It’s only a reminder that something can occur in there. However naw, it’s nonetheless a battle you get all of your weapons, and I like to make use of, I like to make use of kicks, I wish to throw punches.”
“You already know I wish to attempt to verify kicks too,” Quarantillo added. “So sure and no. It’s a superb reminder that something may occur in there, however on the finish of the day, when that bell rings, I’m nonetheless gonna attempt to use all my weapons to win the battle.”
Quarantillo and Benitez are the one two featherweight fighters on the cardboard. They’ll have a first-rate place as they kick off a sneaky good UFC Vegas 31 essential card.
UFC Vegas 31 takes place on July 17, 2021, dwell from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV. Observe together with FanSided, who’s cageside for all of your dwell information and highlights.