UFC middleweight champ Michael Bisping sue over allegedly choking a man in 24 Fitness gym in Anaheim Ca. As UFC 217 event with the welterweight champion, Georges St-Pierre is just a week away.
Bisping is in some serious trouble, as per TMZ middleweight champion is facing a lawsuit over choking fellow gym goer name Antonio Georgakopoulos in July. Antonio filed the lawsuit as he claimed Bisping called him “little punk” and an “idiot.” for using his weights without asking during a workout.
Bisping went crazy grabbed him by the throat and squeezed thus cut of oxygen causing him nearly a loose consciousness, and other lifter intervened and stopped them. All that fiasco led Bisping screamed and yelled:
“Let’s take this outside.”
After the altercation, Anaheim Police Department reached to the scene, filed the report. Bisping was not arrested but complied with the investigation.
Antonio opted to sue Bisping for assault, battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress, etc. As per District Attorney, there wasn’t enough evidence against Bisping to proceed forward with criminal charges.
It seems like there is no evidence against UFC middleweight champ, let’s see how this halt his upcoming bout preparation for UFC 217 against Georges St-Pierre in the headliner on November 4 at Madison Square Garden NY. UFC 217 main card will air on pay-per-view, and preliminary card will air on FOX Sports 1.
What are your thoughts, do you guys think Bisping will retain his title at UFC 217?