Former UFC middleweight contender Nate Marquardt spoke with Inside MMA’s Ron Kruck this week about his release from the UFC, his use of Testosterone Replacement Therapy, his critics and where he goes from here.
Nate Marquardt, who was scheduled to fight in Sunday’s UFC Live 4 main event, not only failed his pre-fight medicals but has been fired from the UFC. Cheick Kongo vs. Pat Barry will now headline.
UFC middleweight Nate Marquardt released a statement Tuesday that addresses UFC President Dana White’s post-UFC 122 comments about him in which he referred to Marquardt as a “choker”:
UFC President Dana White, UFC 122 headliners Yushin Okami and Nate Marquardt, as well as the UFC 122 main card winners showed up for the post-fight press conference Saturday night in Oberhausen, Germany.
“UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami” takes place today at the Konig Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Germany. Headlining the event is a middleweight top contender fight between Nate “The Great” Marquardt and Yushin “Thunder” Okami.