Bellator bantamweight Danny Sabatello paid a hefty terms for his profanity-laced post-fight interrogation with “Big” John McCarthy astatine Bellator 282.
Sabatello earned a unanimous determination triumph implicit Leandro Higo successful the Bellator 282 co-main event. The triumph allowed him to determination connected to the Bellator Bantamweight World Grand Prix semifinals and he’ll look interim champion Raufeon Stots next.
Sabatello, who has been known arsenic 1 of Bellator’s biggest trash talkers, utilized his post-fight interrogation to cuss retired his detractors. Now, the Mohegan Tribe Department of Athletic Regulation has fined him $5,000 for abusive language.
During a caller interrogation with Ariel Helwani connected The MMA Hour, Sabatello gave his absorption to the fine. (h/t MMA Fighting)
“Yeah, that’s f****** bulls***,” helium said. “That’s specified f****** bulls***. But you cognize what, I don’t care. If I combat determination again, I’m telling you close now, I’m going to bash the aforesaid s***. You tin support f****** fining me. Nothing is going to deter maine from being myself, and also, it wouldn’t bash justness to the fans. I privation the fans to recognize precisely who they’re dealing with. That’s who I am. That’s my personality. Fine me. I don’t springiness a f***. It’s conscionable money.”
Sabatello volition apt entreaty the good and he’ll anticipation to person it resolved up of his adjacent combat against Stots.
Sabatello has each crushed to exude assurance pursuing seven-straight wins, including victories successful the tourney implicit Jornel Lugo and Higo. The erstwhile Dana White‘s Contender Series standout has been branded arsenic 1 of Bellator’s fastest-rising stars.
Sabatello volition apt proceed his profanity-laced attack to trash-talking successful the future, but helium whitethorn look to combat astatine different venues different than the Mohegan Sun Arena to debar imaginable fiscal penalties.
Do you deliberation it’s just for Danny Sabatello to beryllium fined for cursing?