Earlier this month, while visiting Santa Rosa, California for a celebrity golf tournament, UFC flyweight contender Henry Cejudo found himself trapped in a hotel in the midst of a raging fire.…
“I’M TALKING ABOUT FIRE COMING OUT THE WINDOWS — LIKE FLAME,” CEJUDO SAID OF THE FIRE ON THE LATEST EPISODE OF THE MMA HOUR. “THE WHOLE THING IS ON FIRE.”
“I KNEW I WAS GONNA GET BURNT,” HE CONTINUED. “I DIDN’T MIND GETTING BURNT AS LONG AS I WAS ABLE TO BREATHE.”
“I WAS SCARED. I THOUGHT I FELT ADRENALINE FIGHTING. THIS IS SOMETHING I’VE NEVER FELT BEFORE. I WAS KIND OF IN SURVIVAL MODE. I’M A FIGHTER, I’M A WRESTLER. THE ONLY THING I KNOW HOW TO DO IS SURVIVE.
“I WAS THINKING THIS IS A HORRIBLE WAY TO DIE, MAN. MAYBE I DESERVE TO DIE, BUT NOT LIKE THIS.”