Hyun Gyu Lim Almost Quit Following The Fourth Round Of His Fight With Tarec Saffiedine
Posted by Larry Csonka on 01.04.2014
His corner gave him confidence...
- Hyun Gyu Lim spoke about today's fight with Tarec Saffiedine. Here are the highlights…
On Reports He Almost Quit Following His Fight's Fourth Round: "At the end of the fourth round, there was some conversation to that effect."
On The Opportunity to Main Event The Show: "This was an absolute golden opportunity for me to be featured in a main event," Lim said. "As part of the main event, I wanted to put on the best possible performance. That was my No. 1 goal, and probably the only goal I had. I feel I accomplished that goal."
On The Fight: "I think during the fight, maybe I might have gotten too excited and Saffiedine was actually very calm and was able to carry out the fight much better than I was," Lim said. "My corner gave me the confidence that I could keep going. I was pushing as though this was the last moment. I really wanted to continue and finish it."