Until this weekend, UFC fighter, and local Katy sensation “Super” Sage Northcutt had never lost a fight in his young MMA career. He was, and still is, one of the hottest young prospects in the UFC at just 19 years old. After taking a fight at 170 pounds (up a weight class for him) and on short notice, Sage was dealt his first loss.
You’d think it would be tough to deal with, when everyone was hailing you as the next big thing, especially at 19 years old. Not for Sage. In fact, his reaction was perfect. Here’s how he broke his silence.