REVEALED: Darren Till was ‘arrested for drunk driving in Sweden after a breathalyser test found he was THREE times over the legal limit’… as the UFC star gets in trouble AGAIN after being charged with stealing a taxi on Tenerife was charged in 2019
- Darren Till was pulled over by police in Sweden last month for speeding
- A breathalyser test showed he was three times over the legal limit
- Till had previously gotten into trouble with the law after stealing a taxi in Tenerife
- His UFC career is also at a crossroads as he has lost four of his last five fights
UFC star Darren Till was arrested for drunk driving in July after a breathalyzer found he was three times over the legal limit, according to reports.
The 29-year-old has traveled to Sweden regularly over the past 12 months to train with undefeated welterweight Khamzat Chimaev, who will face Nate Diaz at UFC 279 next month.
It has now emerged that while he was in the country last month in a silver Audi he was pulled over by police after driving at high speed, the Swedish newspaper reported quickdraws.
UFC middleweight Darren Till was arrested in Sweden last month for drunk driving
Till has been to Sweden regularly to train with welterweight contender Khamzat Chimaev (L).
The report alleges that Till was driving with a female companion, and he initially stated that she was driving the car. However, he later admitted that he was the one behind the wheel.
Till insisted he had only had “a beer or two” at a restaurant, but the police officer reported that the Brit was “noticeably drunk” and a subsequent test reportedly showed a blood alcohol concentration of 0.6 milliliters per Thousand while this was legal The limit is 0.2 milliliters per thousand.
The police report also claimed Till repeatedly told authorities that an indictment would ruin his career when he was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving.
This isn’t the first time Till has gotten in trouble with the law as he was also arrested in Tenerife in 2019 for vandalizing a hotel room and stealing a taxi.
Till has had a miserable run in the UFC, losing four of his last five fights with the organization
He was later charged along with four other people he was with and had to pay a fine of around £10,000.
Till has also had a torrid streak in the Octagon in recent years, losing four of his last five fights.
The run began with a welterweight title loss to Tyron Woodley in 2018, and he hasn’t been able to move back into the fight for UFC gold since.
He was due to fight Jack Hermansson at UFC London last month but pulled out of the fight with an unspecified injury and it is currently unknown when he will fight again.
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/sportsnews/article-11163619/Darren-Till-arrested-drink-driving-Sweden-July.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490&ito=1490 Darren Till was arrested in Sweden in July for drunk driving