IRELAND’S James Gallagher has revealed that he handed out and vomited blood after his Bellator 270 loss to Patchy Combine.
The Strabanimal misplaced the shut struggle through submission within the third spherical at Dublin’s 3Arena final November.
Talking solely to SunSport the Glory MMA and Health fighter revealed particulars of the horror incident.
The Irish ace remembers out of the blue vomiting blood within the Bellator cage after the struggle, and passing out when he returned for his post-fight medical checks.
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He stated: “One thing occurred to me after the struggle, I handed out and stuff for over an hour.”
Gallagher thought he misplaced consciousness for only a few seconds however it turned out to be practically two hours after his girlfriend Victoria Gracie knowledgeable him of the timeframe after he awakened.
The 135lbs standout says the medical doctors weren’t certain what the rationale was behind passing out, however the Irish fighter says he was severely dehydrated, a lot in order that he needed to two IVs from medical workers after the bout.
Gallagher added: ”They do not know – My pupils went pure black – I assumed I used to be out for about three seconds however then I used to be talking with Victoria [Gallagher’s girlfriend] and he or she stated I used to be out for effectively over an hour and a half, practically two hours.
”They weren’t certain, I used to be throwing up blood within the cage – then went out, and I used to be form of getting sick.
”I used to be severely dehydrated, I took 2 IVs after however I wasn’t concussed as a result of I did not take any head pictures.
For the reason that bout the previous SBG fighter has acquired a number of assessments, and all the pieces has been given the inexperienced mild from medical doctors.
The bantamweight added: ”I went to the medical doctors and had extra assessments achieved, and all the pieces was wonderful.
”They did not know what the f*** was occurring.”
25-year-old Gallagher is at present recovering from hand surgical procedure in his new house of Kansas Metropolis, Missouri, and is booked to compete within the $1 million Bellator bantamweight Grand Prix later this yr.
The promotion have but to finalize the brackets for the event.
https://www.thesun.ie/sport/mma/8352500/james-gallagher-details-passing-out-patchy-mix-bellator-270/ MMA ace James Gallagher particulars ‘passing out’ for over an hour after Dublin loss to Patchy Combine at Bellator 270