“After his loss in the Sambo tournament, I think he’s messed up a little bit. He says it’s not important, but c’mon, let’s be serious. He was unbeatable, like, five years, six years in Sambo, and he’s not beatable in MMA. When you lose something, of course it’s (expletive) important. For me, it’s really hard to believe that he doesn’t care about it. Of course he cares. He’s not like 100 percent sure of himself.”
-Andrei Arlovski, thinking Fedor’s lost his confidence (not from video).
Is he on to something or was Fedor just too distracted at the time? Either way, he’s skipping all media obligations to train for Arlovski. Fedor won’t show up unprepared which is never good for anyone he fights.
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