Originally Posted by sunshine_jkd
i heard that mike dolce talked to alves after and wants to help him stay at 170. In all honesty though,...thiago had brain surgery not very long ago. And even though he is a pro athlete,...any surgery is tough to come back from physically and mentally. I would have been surprised if he performed at 100%
I forgot about the brain surgery thing. However, he was still cleared to fight and he had 2 hours to lose half a pound. There's really no good excuse for not making weight.