Gary Cully says losing to Jose Felix was 1 of nan hardest moments of his life and admits he sewage caught up successful his 'own hype' aft returning location to Ireland to look nan Mexican successful May.
Things didn't spell according to scheme for Cully past clip out. He was knocked retired by Felix successful nan 3rd information of their bout connected nan undercard of Katie Taylor's first conflict pinch Chantelle Cameron.
Cully was mortified pinch nan consequence and says he fto nan juncture of fighting astatine location successful Dublin get to him - revealing he was much focused connected nan aft statement than nan conflict itself.
However, Cully is looking to correct his incorrect during this weekend's make-or-break conflict pinch Reece Mould on nan undercard of Cameron's undisputed Super-Lightweight World Title rematch pinch Taylor astatine nan 3Arena.
Speaking astir his first conflict against Felix, Cully said: 'Something wasn't rather correct pinch me. I didn't really cognize it astatine nan time, but my mind wasn't afloat focused. Everything was conscionable planned for nan statement afterwards, nan celebrations and reflecting connected what a week and what a show it had been. I took my oculus disconnected having a conflict successful beforehand of me.
Gary Cully says losing to Jose Felix was 1 of nan hardest moments of his life and admits he sewage caught up successful his 'own hype' aft returning location to Ireland to look nan Mexican successful May
ully is looking to correct his incorrect during this weekend's make-or-break conflict pinch Reece Mould connected nan undercard of Cameron's undisputed Super-Lightweight World Title rematch pinch Taylor
'Probably being backmost successful Dublin and backmost successful Ireland I fell into that trap arsenic good of The Diva Gary Cully – Gary is nan feline and Gary is nan man. I astir apt fell into that trap a small spot arsenic good and started believing my ain hype a small bit.
'I wanted to impressment and thought I'd conscionable f***ing locomotion done this kid. I conscionable wasn't afloat focused, wasn't afloat focused connected Jose Felix and I paid nan price. This clip it isn't astir a ceremony aliases a statement for illustration past clip was expected to be.
'I've been done immoderate ups and downs successful my life, but that nonaccomplishment was decidedly nan hardest. It felt for illustration nan world was ending astatine 1 point. I thought it was, but it taught maine tons of lessons. I deliberation I've learnt a batch from it arsenic well. I'm looking guardant to showing that this Saturday.'
Cully - who is now nether nan tutelage of Joe McNally - is adamant he will bounce backmost aft his conclusion past clip retired but admits location is an constituent of 'pressure' to show everyone successful his location municipality what he tin do.
'I've sewage a occupation up of me. We're going backmost to Dublin which is my hometown and we're going consecutive backmost location aft coming disconnected a loss. I'm not successful nan winners nine correct now, and I judge that's wherever I'm expected to be.
'There's a spot of unit to get backmost into that nine evidently but I'm not emotion an ounce of pressure, this is individual and this is maine versus maine this clip around. This is astir Gary Cully getting backmost to wherever I cognize I'm astatine and showing everybody what I tin do.
'When I travel successful present (the Rotunda) I'm conscionable different 1 of nan lads. Darren Till is successful present training pinch america and he's conscionable Darren, he's conscionable different 1 of nan lads. I've sewage nan 2nd chance and I've sewage to make it right. I've sewage to travel backmost and show them that I americium what I opportunity I am. It's important to maine for sure.
'Reece Mould, he's reliable and he's game. He's been astir nan block, 19 fights 18 wins. He's only mislaid to Leigh Wood truthful he's nary mug. He knows what he's doing and he's going to travel to win. I want to put symptom connected personification and I want to put connected a performance, hit personification down and show them I'm astatine nan level I opportunity I'm at.'
Cully is adamant he will bounce backmost aft his conclusion past clip retired but admits location is an constituent of 'pressure' to show everyone successful his location municipality what he tin do