Video: Are Douglas Lima’s greatest days behind him after shedding Bellator title?
It’s been fairly the swing in profession momentum for Douglas Lima.
Simply two fights in the past Lima (32-9 MMA, 14-5 BMMA) was the Bellator welterweight champion who was on the point of transfer as much as middleweight and problem for a second title towards Gegard Mousasi. Quick-forward to at this time, and never solely did Lima come up brief in his champ-champ bid, however he misplaced his 170-pound title to Yaroslav Amosov (26-0 MMA, 7-0 BMMA).
Lima was completely outworked by Amosov in a unanimous choice loss within the Bellator 260 headliner this previous Friday, and instantly “The Phenom” is on a two-fight skid. The wrestling of his opponent was an excessive amount of to beat, and that factor has been a reoccurring subject for Lima all through his profession.
The three-time Bellator event winner is now 33 years previous, and has 41 skilled fights below his belt relationship again to his MMA debut in July 2006. Dropping to Amosov is nothing to be ashamed of, however did it spell the top of Lima’s time as a championship-caliber athlete in Bellator?
That was a subject of dialogue within the newest episode of MMA Junkie’s “Spinning Again Clique,” with host George Garcia and analysts Mike Bohn, Nolan King and Brian Garcia.
Watch the video above to listen to the dialogue on Lima’s future, and take a look at the entire newest episode of “Spinning Again Clique” beneath.