Undisputed light heavyweight champion, Alex Pereira has shed light on his recent break up with ex-girlfriend, Merle Christine, accusing the latter of being married whilst in their relationship – before urging fans to “delete” her from their lives, as he claims he has already done.
Pereira is a former middleweight champion who has also won the undisputed gold in light heavyweight. He was sidelined after he headlined UFC 295 at Madison Square Garden back in November last year.
Minting himself as a two-division champion just two years deep into his Octagon tenure, Sao Paulo striker, Pereira laid waste to former champion, Jiri Prochazka, stopping the returning Czech Republic native with a second round TKO in the pair’s vacant title fight.
Alex Pereira breaks the news about Merle Christine’s recent breakup
And expected to remain at the light heavyweight limit for the time being amid links to an immediate title defense against the likes of Jamahal Hill, and Magomed Ankalaev – and even Dricus du Plessis, who expressed an interest in fighting the Brazilian overnight, Pereira delved into some details on his relationship with his ex-girlfriend, Christine.
“Well, it’s a little hard to talk about this…