UFC fighter Ian Machado Garry is undeterred by online criticism and anticipates it will persist despite his upcoming bout with Geoff Neal at UFC 298. Garry, who was originally set to fight Vicente Luque in December but was sidelined by pneumonia, expects haters to continue regardless of his performance. He plans to use the negativity as motivation and believes that his success will only attract more criticism, asserting that the online community is "ridiculous." Garry also expressed confidence in his ability to generate attention and insisted that the MMA community should be grateful for the exposure he brings.

By the Numbers
  • Ian Machado Garry's current MMA record: 13-0
  • Geoff Neal's current MMA record: 15-5
State of Play
  • Ian Machado Garry is preparing to face Geoff Neal at UFC 298.
  • Garry was initially set to fight Vicente Luque in December but was forced to withdraw due to pneumonia.
  • Garry remains steadfast in his belief that online criticism will persist regardless of his performance.
Bottom Line

Ian Machado Garry remains resolute in his defiance of online criticism and is determined to use it as fuel for success in his upcoming bout at UFC 298.