No one likes to lose, especially when it’s a UFC loss. Understandably so, on the biggest stage of them all, having trained for weeks on end, sacrificed so much all just to come out as second best. Some fighters accept these losses extremely well, some don’t.
Handling a UFC loss well
Notably, when Dominick Cruz lost his belt to Cody Garbrandt, he handled his loss with class. In the fight, he was outclassed and the outcome was never in doubt. He simply stated ‘I lost and I’ll take my loss like a man.