UFC veteran light-weight and featherweight fighter Nik Lentz has introduced his retirement from blended martial arts. Nicknamed “The Carny” Lentz fought within the UFC since 2009. His current skid of dropping three in a row has now been the top of his lengthy MMA profession. Lentz took to Instagram to announce his stepping away and clarify the reasoning behind it.
“They are saying don’t make rash selections after a loss, however this one just isn’t rash and even fast for that matter,” Lentz wrote. “The damage I suffered to my eyes final yr was a career-ender. In whole, I misplaced about 40% of my imaginative and prescient, however I needed to see what another hard-fought battle was like with the brand new eyes. It was clear to me final night time that it’s inconceivable for me to compete at this degree anymore. I simply can’t lock on to a shifting goal like I ought to, and with 40% of my imaginative and prescient virtually gone… it’s chaotic to the least.”