Aged two-time bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz made a irregular call-out following his UFC 259 gain over Casey Kenney on Saturday. “The Dominator” Monster Energy alternate type consultant Hans Molenkamp.
Cruz challenged Molenkamp, a blended martial arts practitioner himself, to a charity fight and accused Molenkamp of the usage of his space with Monster Energy to realize personal favors from fighters.
On Monday, Monster spoke back to the allegations by technique of a spokesperson to MMAfighting.com. “We gain this form of allegations critically and are taking a look into it at present.”
Monster Energy equipped no other feedback on the matter.
“Beget a examine my face, sight at my physique, I gain beat to death for a dwelling,” Cruz talked about on the UFC 259 press conference. “So will personal to you are making an strive and power me and you text me if I don’t comment to your page, if I don’t give you an interview, that you simply’re going to gain what pays my bills? What are we doing? Monster sponsors me, no longer you.”
Cruz claimed that other fighters personal voiced identical complaints about Molenkamp. UFC president Dana White and Molenkamp temporarily got true into a disagreement in 2019 on social media after Molenkamp talked about that he equipped White to old skilled skateboarder Steal Dyrdek.
White used to be asked relating to the feedback made by Cruz and Molenkamp all the perfect plan by technique of the UFC 259 put up-fight press conference. “Is Hans a goofy dude? Yeah, he’s a in actuality goofy dude,” White talked about. “But they’re a sponsor. These guys are a sponsor, they’re nice sponsors, [and] they pay these guys quite a lot of cash. … It’s a privilege to gain cash from a sponsor. So if you happen to don’t delight in the manner they develop alternate, don’t develop alternate with them.”