HomeUFCJulija Stoliarenko Explains Why She Collapsed: ‘I Made Weight Too Early’
Julija Stoliarenko Explains Why She Collapsed: ‘I Made Weight Too Early’
March 20, 2021
Julija Stoliarenko was the star of a worrying scene on the UFC Vegas 22 weigh-ins.
For anybody that missed it, Stoliarenko efficiently weighed in for her bantamweight struggle with Julia Avila. Nonetheless, regardless of making her contracted weight Stoliarenko seemed unsteady on the dimensions earlier than collapsing to the ground. The bout has in fact been faraway from the UFC Vegas 22 card.
Stoliarenko took to social media quickly after the incident to guarantee followers that she is OK and tackle precisely what brought about her to break down on the dimensions.
“Hey everybody, so I need to clarify what occurred right now on the scales on the weigh-ins,” Stoliarenko started. “The issue was not my weight minimize. I truly need to say it was truly one of many best weight cuts in my profession, and the load was dropping too quick. The primary challenge I feel was that I made weight too early. Mainly, the weigh-ins begin at 9 a.m. and I used to be already on weight at 5 a.m. It was simply too lengthy of a time on weight. As everyone is aware of if you minimize weight you cannot be on this weight for too lengthy since you’re already on the restrict of your dehydration. That was a problem why all of it occurred.
“I’m so upset as a result of proper now I’m feeling nice,” Stoliarenko added. “I truly really feel prepared for a struggle. My physique feels nice. I’m nonetheless in fine condition. I do know that I can struggle. It simply occurred that the athletic fee didn’t clear me for a struggle as a result of we’re taking good care of the fighters. After all, that state of affairs seemed horrible. The UFC additionally takes care of its fighters. I simply need to ask for forgiveness for the UFC to start with and the sorriest for Julia Avila. I hope that perhaps sooner or later we are able to meet up. Gosh, I used to be so prepared for that struggle. I used to be in such fine condition and I’m so upset that I can’t present those who I ready for this struggle.” (Transcribed by BJPENN.com)
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