The battle between Josh Martinez and Fessy Shafaat a number of episodes in the past was a significant speaking level on “The Challenge,” with some followers saying Fessy did not deserve the boot for his actions whereas others thought each ought to have been despatched residence as a result of Josh threw his cup in Fessy’s face, splitting open his chin. In a current look on the “Challenge Mania” podcast, Fessy gave extra context about what occurred with manufacturing and Josh staying on the show.
Co-hosts Scott Yager and Derrick Kosinski requested Fessy if he thought Josh ought to have gone residence as properly and he replied, “I’m not the one to make that decision. I put arms on any person I’m not supposed to try this.”
Fessy then revealed that after an harm or battle, contestants should fill out an harm report and he needed to do one as a result of Josh threw a cup at his face and lower open his chin. He stated that he wrote in his report that Josh threw it by accident, although, telling the podcast, “me and him are finest mates, it acquired out of line however it wasn’t gonna go additional than that and I knew that and I used to be attempting to guard us.”
However, Fessy stated when the 2 had been talking on the bunk beds afterward, he was attempting to make up and make it very evident that there was no subject between the 2 however Josh stored saying, “you set arms on me, you set arms on me.” Fessy added, “I do not know if possibly whoever made the decision thought he thought he was unsafe, I do not know.”
Fessy Said He Accepted Responsibility for His Actions & Shouldn’t Have Put His Hands on Him & Learned His Lesson
Despite how issues performed out, Fessy stated he does not have onerous emotions and took accountability for what he did. In an Instagram put up after his elimination from the show, Fessy stated, “Obviously this isn’t how I needed to exit however I take full accountability for my actions. I take into account myself a composed particular person however it ought to’ve by no means escalated thus far and it is on me on the finish of the day.”
He additionally stated on “The Challenge Aftermath” that he should not have put his hand out on Josh’s face and it was on him that it acquired to that time as a result of each males had been being prideful and cussed. He admitted that he was shocked to be faraway from the sport however reiterated that the principles are mounted and it is clear that contestants cannot put arms on their co-stars. “If I did not do this, I would not have gone residence. So it was on me,” he concluded.
Josh Previously Said He Wasn’t Proud of His Actions But the two Are Still Close Friends Now
Josh additionally addressed the battle with Fessy and made it clear that he regretted his actions and that he was mistaken for what occurred. “unhappy that it took a blowup to comprehend that I recognize what a stable friendship We have,” he tweeted. “He will all the time be like a brother to me & hope to see him win this sport someday.”
In one other tweet, Josh gave a shout out to Fessy and Kaycee Clark, his “Big Brother” alliance members, and instructed followers they “battle like siblings” however he has plenty of love for each of them and values their friendship. “I’ll by no means let a sport get between my friendship with them once more,” he concluded.