Gastelum: Hall’s lackluster UFC performances 'all mental'


Urijah Hall was the guy that was supposed to win his season of the Ultimate Fighter as he dominated all his competition inside the house. However, Kelvin Gastelum had other plans and defeated Hall in the series finale. Gastelum who now trains with Hall recently commented on Hall's inability to win inside the cage:

Gastelum, however, imposed his will on Hall en route to a unanimous decision victory in the final.

In Hall’s second fight in the famed UFC Octagon, he was defeated by John Howard by split decision in an uneventful fight.

Following the reality series’ conclusion, Hall and Gastelum have become training partners, and Gastelum believes Hall’s lackluster UFC performances have been all mental.

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Herman Munster site profile image  

8/31/13 7:57 AM by Herman Munster

Hall is like the new Loiseau, but at least Loiseau had a good run even if it was short lived.

MolsonMuscles site profile image  

8/31/13 1:59 AM by MolsonMuscles

This.The flurry that dropped Melancon was a thing of beauty. The kid's a finisher.

omega 2013 site profile image  

8/31/13 1:24 AM by omega 2013

Impressive how both you clowns added nothing...

GodSaveTheReem site profile image  

8/30/13 7:08 PM by GodSaveTheReem

I think it is time the world stops talking about Hall and starts getting on the Kelvin bandwagon...the kid has so much potential it is scary.

HandyDarsh site profile image  

8/30/13 4:40 PM by HandyDarsh

Well said

UGCTT_ScarecrowRio site profile image  

8/30/13 3:29 PM by UGCTT_ScarecrowRio

Agree with Kelvin. Even on TUF Hall seemed to have a problem when he significantly hurt his opponent. After the Spinnin' Shit Kick, he looked visably shaken. Also in an interview he did on that season, he expressed how its hard being talented in something you do not exactly feell comfortable doing. Interesting case really

Señor site profile image  

8/30/13 3:23 PM by Señor

Look at the way Hall poses during staredowns and weigh ins. He's posing like dragon ball z and shit like that. It's not a killers mentality. He breaks easy.

ssj site profile image  

8/30/13 3:10 PM by ssj

you're truly a 13er worthy of the name

Qannebiss site profile image  

8/30/13 1:40 PM by Qannebiss

You win this round, sir.

omega 2013 site profile image  

8/30/13 12:09 PM by omega 2013

1st they've probably spent less than a year training together.2nd he didn't look like he was struggling mentally when he destroyed 3 guys in the house.3rd styles make fights. in the finals he got a guy looking for takedowns. in his 1st fight he got a 30 fight vet with a serious grappling game.this is just company men parroting Dana...