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Adam Borics admits he was annoyed by Aaron Pico getting all the pre-Bellator 222 attention

Posted On: Jun 15, 2019   |   Posted By: MMAjunkie

Adam Borics admits he was annoyed by Aaron Pico getting all the pre-Bellator 222 attention

NEW YORK - Adam Borics isn't afraid to admit he was peeved by the lack of attention he received going into his Bellator 222 fight with Aaron Pico .
After all, the Hard Knocks 365 competitor by way of Hungary won all 12 of his pro fights en route to Madison Square Garden, and earned victories via finish in all three of his previous Bellator bouts.
That's a better track record than Pico, without so much as a fraction of the hype.
“He's a nice guy, just everyone was talking about just him, no one was talking about just me,” Borics told reporters, including MMA Junkie, on Friday night. “I was a little upset about it.”
If you didn't know who Borics was before, now what can he do? Borics finished Pico with a sensational flying knee at 3:55 of the second round in their featherweight preliminary matchup, stealing the spotlight from Pico in one of the world's most famous venues.
“It's awesome, man,” Borics said. “I've been waiting for this one in my life. I said the last time, fighting in the...

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