UFC’s Paddy Pimblett Gives POWERFUL Speech About Mental Health After Friend’s Death

“The Baddy” Paddy Pimblett gave a strong speech about mental health After his impressive victory at UFC Fight Night in London, disclosing that he only learned of his friend’s suicide on Friday. Pimblett defeated Jordan Leavitt by submission in the second round after a spirited struggle, but after momentarily celebrating, his demeanor quickly changed when speaking to Michael Bisping after the match. Paddy said,

I woke up on Friday morning at 4 AM to a message that one of my friends back home had killed themselves. This is 5 hours before my weigh-in. So Ricky lad, that’s for you.

UFC’s Paddy Pimblett Gives POWERFUL Speech About Mental Health After Friend’s Death

Paddy continued to speak about the stigma about men talking about mental health,

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