Cejudo on the exclusion of Russians from Glory: it is necessary to separate sports and politics, outright discrimination
MOSCOW, June 19 – /strong>. Former double champion of the Absolute Fighting Championship (UFC) Henry Cejudo called for the separation of politics and sports, supporting the Russians.
Previously, all domestic athletes were excluded from the Glory kickboxing promotion.
“We really need to separate sport and politics. Whatever happens to the world, sport helps bridge the gap. This is outright discrimination,” Cejudo wrote on social networks, adding the hashtag #freerussianathletes (#freedom to Russianathletes).