SHOCKING: Mike Perry’s Girlfriend Receives Rape Threats from MMA ‘Fans’

Published 06/17/2020, 6:30 AM EDT


The UFC is regarded as a combat sport played in the good spirit when fighters go at it in the cage, or nowadays, even outside it on social media. However, things come to a pretty pass when a fighter’s family is drawn into the feud. It becomes even worse when an individual from a fighter’s personal life is threatened by haters. This is exactly what UFC fighter Mike Perry and his girlfriend have gone through. The duo took to Twitter to slam the disgusting threats they have received. 

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‘Platinum’ earlier blocked ‘The Gorilla’ on social media. They were even taking shots at each other on Instagram and Twitter. However, in recent weeks, the Brit set up a website and dedicated handles to attack the Welterweight fighter.

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In response, Mike Perry tweeted, “Funny all you miserable bums in Europe are jealous. Wanking off your mates in a circle jerk while I block your whole shitty continent The only thing you guys are raw digging is all your buddies. (Darren Till) has (a**lwarts)”

His girlfriend Latory Gonzalez retweeted this and made a shocking revelation, “It’s so sick that I get a bunch of rape threats because losers hate on my man. Sick world we live in.”

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‘Platinum’ is all set to make his return to the UFC in ten days to take on Mickey Gall at Fight Night: Poirier vs Hooker. He will be looking to end a horrendous run of 5 losses in his last 7 trips to the cage.  Meanwhile, Darren Till will resume his fighting career with a trip to Fight Island to fight top-ranked Middleweight Robert Whittaker

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However, despite not facing each other in the short term and given the levels their personal feud has reached fans hope ‘The Gorilla’ gets into the picture to cut off distasteful intentions directed towards Gonzalez. 

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What do you think of this? Should the fans and fighters feud in a way that keeps their family and loved ones out of the spotlight?

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Reubyn Coutinho

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Reubyn Coutinho is a Combat Sports editor at EssentiallySports with over 2 years of journalistic experience. Having earned his bachelor's degree in Mass Media with a specialization in Journalism from Xavier's College, Reubyn has interned with the sports desks at DNA and Times Now before joining EssentiallySports to further his passion for sports content. Reubyn has interviewed former UFC champions like 'Mighty Mouse' Demetrious Johnson and Miesha Tate.

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