Originally Posted by The Horticulturist
You know what? You're probably right. I don't know anything about this kind of stuff. I do feel like there was probably..... other stuff in Bas' past that may have hindered his ability to get fights in the States, but it's all speculation on my part. The guy obviously had his shit together when he actually stepped in the ring.
I think his body may have just been beaten up so bad that he needed them. I'm not sure what benefit cortisone would have to fighting but I had to get a couple injections when I tore my triceps years and years ago. Needless to say it made me feel drunker than I've ever been in my life lol.