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I grew up in a very small town, on a farm. There was not even a TV in my house at that time. I didn’t have much connection with the outside world and couldn’t see martial arts. When I was 10 or 12, that’s when we got our first TV. We only had maybe two channels. At 16 years old, I remember watching Marco Ruas on TV.
I’m a guy who looks to put the pressure and come out with the knockout or the submission.
When I came to the United States, I saw a lot of Mike Tyson. I would stay up and watch all of the Mike Tyson fights. A friend here said, ‘You got to do Jiu-Jitsu. That’s the thing.’ I said, ‘C’mon, Jiu-Jitsu would never beat Mike Tyson.’ So, he showed me the Royce Gracie tape. I was so impressed with the thing.
Gustafsson is a great fighter, real top notch, one of the best in the world.
I think Cormier and I would be a great fight. I will do everything I can to make it happen.
I want to fight for the title. I want to get the title. That’s my dream.
I love challenges.
I believe in my wrestling and I believe in my jiu-jitsu.
I’m just living life, but I’m happy to still be fighting at 41. It’s something I like to do, so the more I can do this, the better.
I’m a fighter. I’m a worker.
The way people train is the most dangerous thing because we train, like, everyday.
We never want anything bad to happen, especially to an athlete like Jon Jones.
I’m confident, and I’m well trained.
Guys want to make a name for themselves, they look at my age and think they will run over me. It’s not like that, though. I’m tougher than that.
I grew up watching ‘Vale Tudo’ and Marco Ruas. I fight imagining the bouts from a past generation, when everything was legal.
I’m an aggressive fighter. I put on a show for the fans every time.