EXCLUSIVE: Male mannequin and actuality TV star turned world’s most good-looking UFC fighter reveals he turned down a stint on The Bachelor as a result of he ENJOYS getting punched within the face – and explains his weird nickname
- Male mannequin turned UFC fighter Carlos Ulberg turned down The Bachelor twice
- Kiwi says he enjoys the getting punched within the face and delivering punches
- Ulberg was generally known as ‘Girls Evening’ due to his time working as a stripper
- Ulberg takes on Nicolae Negumereanu this weekend at UFC 281 in New York Metropolis
Ulberg, who takes on Nicolae Negumereanu this weekend at UFC 281 in New York City, is not essentially the most well-known Kiwi fighter at present competing – however he is definitely essentially the most photogenic.
New Zealand UFC fighter Carlos Ulberg (pictured) has twice turned down showing on New Zealand’s The Bachelor in favour of specializing in his profession within the octagon, and he does not remorse it one bit
The 31-year-old mild heavyweight, who has received his final two fights within the UFC, used to work as a male mannequin and stripper earlier than his profession as a prize fighter
The 31-year-old mild heavyweight, who has received his final two fights within the UFC, used to work as a male mannequin and stripper earlier than embarking on his profession as a prize fighter.
Ulberg appeared on actuality TV present Recreation of Bros in 2018 and was provided a spot on The Bachelor twice – however it wasn’t for him.
‘I have been a sensible particular person my complete life, and I benefit from the thrill of getting punched within the face or delivering just a few punches,’ Ulberg instructed Every day Mail Australia.
‘It is a good problem – I really like the problem of the game and what it provides me. It provides me satisfaction and self-discipline.’
Ulberg goes by the identify of ‘Black Jag’ when he fights within the Octagon – however when he began preventing he was generally known as ‘Girls’ Evening’ resulting from
Ulberg goes by the identify of ‘Black Jag’ when he fights within the octagon – however when he began off preventing he was generally known as ‘Girls’ Evening’ for an excellent purpose.
‘That was once I was doing girls’ nights in Australia,’ defined Ulberg. ‘Internet hosting events, internet hosting membership nights – I assume it transferred over to my combat profession. But it surely was given to me by an announcer in New Zealand.
‘I had it for my very first combat, however then I wished to vary it up. So, I modified it to “Black Jag”.’
Ulberg (pictured preventing Tafon Nchukwi in 2022) says he will get a number of marriage proposals from each women and men
As Ulberg’s profile rises in MMA, so does the eye he will get from followers – with a few of them even asking him to marry them.
‘I get them [marriage proposals] on a regular basis. It is best to see my messages. It is crammed with girls… and males,’ laughed the Kiwi. ‘Yeah, I get them on a regular basis.’
Ulberg’s future with the UFC is vivid however he needs to pursue all alternatives that come his method, which may imply shifting into extra modelling and appearing when he leaves the game.
‘I nonetheless have time to mannequin. It is a part of the entire manifestation from once I was youthful – to make use of my talents and use each expertise that I’ve,’ he mentioned.
Ulberg’s future with the UFC is vivid, however he’s desirous about pursuing all alternatives that come his method, and probably shifting into extra modelling and appearing when he leaves the game
‘Finally I’ll find yourself as a mannequin and actor. Or be in large films. That is the lengthy purpose, however for now it is simply getting this purpose.’
In the meantime, Kiwi middleweight world champion Israel Adesanya believes his teammate can shake issues up within the mild heavyweight divsion.
‘It is an issue having to take care of that man, particularly when he is on. It is an actual downside,’ he instructed journalist Ariel Helwani.
Ulberg appeared on actuality TV present ‘Recreation of Bros’ in 2018
‘I’ve to take care of him – and I am the f***ing world champ – and when he provides me issues, he provides me issues.
‘Nobody needs to carry pads for him. Your forearms are lifeless … he is a specimen.’