Trevin Giles faints shortly before fight vs. Kevin Holland at UFC Vegas 5, bout called off
LAS VEGAS — UFC middleweight Trevin Giles fainted in his locker room only moments before he was supposed to walk to the Octagon for a fight Saturday against Kevin Holland on the main card of UFC Vegas 5.
UFC president Dana White confirmed the news to Yahoo sports. He said Giles was in the process of being transported to a local hospital for examination.
“He’s all right, but we can’t have him fight when that happens,” White said.
Giles, 27, is a Houston police officer. He is 12-2 overall in his MMA career and 3-2 in the UFC.