MMA Fighter Ray Cooper III Cuts Off Hair He Had Been Growing For Nine Years To Make Weight Ahead Of $1 Million Championship Fight

Ray Cooper

MMA fighter Ray Cooper III wasn’t going to let his hair cost him a chance at $1 million.

During his weigh-in on Tuesday ahead of the PFL championships, fans noticed Cooper missing his signature long hair.

According to MMA journalist Ariel Helwani Cooper had been growing his hair for nine years and chopped it off to make weight for his PFL championship fight against Magomed Magomedkerimov.

This is what Cooper looked like with his long hair.

Cooper is set to fight Magomedkerimov in the $1 million PFL championships on Wednesday night live on ESPN 2.