Report: Till was 216 pounds a couple days ago

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by FrankieNYC, May 26, 2018.

  1. FrankieNYC

    FrankieNYC "My balls was hot!" Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2013
    Messages:
    27,109
    Likes Received:
    33,594
    Meltzer had this yesterday:
    So there are reports that Darren Till, who is fighting at 170 on Sunday, was weighing 216 pounds a couple of days ago.
     
  2. ortizgnp

    ortizgnp Original Vince Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2012
    Messages:
    20,023
    Likes Received:
    55,810
    Somebody call Dolce.
     
  3. One MMA Fan

    One MMA Fan Ronda's hot and the GOAT

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2009
    Messages:
    17,824
    Likes Received:
    49,358
    Location:
    wherever Ronda is
    Then time to move to MW big boy.
     
  4. FrankieNYC

    FrankieNYC "My balls was hot!" Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2013
    Messages:
    27,109
    Likes Received:
    33,594
    Amazing how far fighters (Till, Dern) think they can cut in a few days.
    216?
    If he was even 210 he might have made it
     
  5. Sapp

    Sapp Red Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2017
    Messages:
    9,809
    Likes Received:
    33,761
    He was relishing how big he was on social media. Move him up to LHW and make him the opponent for Rumble's comeback fight.
     
  6. lalaland

    lalaland Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2006
    Messages:
    3,821
    Likes Received:
    3,925
    He's lying. And Meltzer is gullible AF. There's no way Till cut 19.2% of his body weight in water (216-174.5=41.5 41.5/216=0.192). They did a study last year and the biggest cut recorded was 16.7%.
     
    Swarthy, rambosabeast, dog y and 17 others like this.
  7. Quietus

    Quietus Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 3, 2017
    Messages:
    3,036
    Likes Received:
    6,444
    Wonderboy shouldn't take the fight, but he'll probably get pressured to by UFC. 20% of Till's purse isnt worth losing to a guy who's coming in at LHW.
     
  8. SpiderCrawl

    SpiderCrawl Black Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2013
    Messages:
    7,364
    Likes Received:
    8,618
    Location:
    Mojave Wasteland
    Was his family emergency just lunch?
     
  9. Baba Ghanoush

    Baba Ghanoush Black Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2014
    Messages:
    5,448
    Likes Received:
    4,149
    This.

    I call bullshit.
     
    Darwinambrosius and kumitechamp like this.
  10. Tuf_guy

    Tuf_guy Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2006
    Messages:
    13,192
    Likes Received:
    10,802
    Location:
    The Meteoric Rise
    They should've had Dolce put him in the apartment, with no food in it, that he had BJ in.
     
    ortizgnp likes this.
  11. D 1 Wrestler

    D 1 Wrestler Look up to me

    Joined:
    Dec 9, 2012
    Messages:
    13,242
    Likes Received:
    17,408
    Location:
    Southeast DC
    What study? Who was involved? Elite athletes? Were they starting from a bloated state?
     
  12. FlyingDeathKick

    FlyingDeathKick Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2016
    Messages:
    4,336
    Likes Received:
    5,994
    If he was 216 a couple days ago it's safe to assume he'd be 216 on fight night... That's just fucked lol. If he was 216 against Cerrone who weighs 174 on fight night...
     
  13. FrankieNYC

    FrankieNYC "My balls was hot!" Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2013
    Messages:
    27,109
    Likes Received:
    33,594
    This, plus it was days ago so it was more than a water cut
     
    executionermma likes this.
  14. FrankieNYC

    FrankieNYC "My balls was hot!" Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2013
    Messages:
    27,109
    Likes Received:
    33,594
    Nah, might be less
    but still its fn asinine to be that big & think of making it
     
  15. lalaland

    lalaland Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2006
    Messages:
    3,821
    Likes Received:
    3,925
    eclectocrat, Ice and irish_thug like this.
  16. lalaland

    lalaland Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2006
    Messages:
    3,821
    Likes Received:
    3,925
    He weighed 90 kg vs Cerrone (if you believe him). That's 198-200 lbs depending on the hectos.
     
  17. FrankieNYC

    FrankieNYC "My balls was hot!" Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2013
    Messages:
    27,109
    Likes Received:
    33,594

    The results contained three numbers - the weight a fighter was contracted to fight at, the weight the fighters weighed in on the study scale (which tended to be a few pounds heavier than their weigh-in weight, as they had generally already started drinking), and the weight the fighter was on fight day.

    The study makes no mention of "days before".
     
  18. lalaland

    lalaland Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2006
    Messages:
    3,821
    Likes Received:
    3,925
    How much difference could there be? You're not gonna lose a large amount of fat or muscle in a few days.
     
    Rondas Pillow and irish_thug like this.
  19. MayhemMonkey

    MayhemMonkey ... Im kind of a big deal!

    Joined:
    Mar 27, 2010
    Messages:
    45,955
    Likes Received:
    47,287
    Location:
    Scotland
    if thats true then he at least put in a massive attempt to make weight...... but if it is I highly doubt he is in top physical condition for this fight
     
  20. MayhemMonkey

    MayhemMonkey ... Im kind of a big deal!

    Joined:
    Mar 27, 2010
    Messages:
    45,955
    Likes Received:
    47,287
    Location:
    Scotland
    its 198
     
    A.S. Deep likes this.

Share This Page