Back in November, UFC fighter Rachael Ostovich reported a home abuse state of affairs after her husband, MMA fighter Arnold Berdon, allegedly struck her within the face, head, and ribs. According to TMZ Sports, Berdon has pleaded no contest to the 2nd-degree assault cost and can most certainly not must go to jail.
The report states that the 2 received right into a heated argument which then allegedly resulted in Berdon getting bodily with Ostovich. The fighter suffered a damaged orbital bone and ultimately pulled out of her combat towards Paige VanZant. Her combat towards VanZant was ultimately rescheduled to January, with VanZant in the end profitable the combat.
Audio of your complete altercation was obtained by Hawaii News Now. In the clip above, you possibly can hear a person who seems like Berdon, yelling “I will f*cking homicide you.”
While the cost carries a 5-year jail sentence, Berdon was advised by the decide that he’ll most certainly have to finish a home violence intervention program and go on probation. Ostovich issued an announcement by way of her lawyer saying she’s “glad that Arnold is accepting duty for his actions and getting the wanted assist in order that he could be the perfect father to our daughter.”