Stipe Miocic Discusses Fighting At UFC 146
Posted on 24 May 2012
by MMAScoops.com Staff
Stipe Miocic recently spoke about fighting at UFC 146, here are the highlights…
On Feeling as if He Belongs:"At first, it was a little overwhelming. At UFC 136, there was a (UFC) Fan Expo and thousands of people. It was a little overwhelming. But I believe I belong here. I do. I trained my ass off for it."
On Getting The Chance on this PPV: "It's exciting," he said. "It's a great opportunity. They gave me a call and asked if I wanted this fight, and I didn't hesitate. It's a great fight for me."
On Fighting Shane Del Rosario : "I knew him from Strikeforce," Miocic said. "He's a tough guy. He has good Muay Thai. He's good on the ground, and he's a pretty strong dude. It's going to be an exciting fight."
On How He Sees MMA: "[MMA] is fun, but I take it very seriously," he said. "Even from day one. ... I like having fun with it, but I take training and fighting very seriously."