Ross Pearson Considered Retirement Following First Knockout Defeat
By: Nathan Zur Feb 12, 2018
An emotional Ross
Pearson got back in the winning circle Saturday at
UFC 221 with victory over Japanese fighter Mizuto
Hirota. The win snapped a four-fight losing streak.
The 33 year-old Brit, who moved to Australia to be with his wife
Ultimate Fighting Championship ring girl Kristie Jane Pearson)
was coming off a brutal knockout defeat in his last bout against
Hooker in June 2017. He spoke with Submission Radio after the
bout about getting his career back on track and how he evaluated
his future in the sport after the Hooker loss.