Jarred Brooks recalled the to start with time he certainly fell in like with blended martial arts and the occasions that formed him into the fighter he is nowadays. Like many athletes of his era, Brooks grew up viewing the first MMA pioneers at Pleasure FC hoping to be just like them.
Surrounded by amateur and professional fighters for most of his youth, seeing how they rolled on the mats ultimately encouraged him to try out it for the 1st time.
He recalled these initially couple moments with Tim Wheaton from MMA Sucka and mentioned:
“I would say, even likely to all those smaller MMA activities as a child. My father getting me to these MMA events and being all-around those guys, I got to roll with them right after the combat. I’m like ‘hey can I occur in the cage and roll with you?”
It wasn’t till he knowledgeable his first loss in an amateur combat that the obsession to fight and win certainly started. He additional:
“Those guys accomplishing that made me wanna battle even additional. I was itching for a struggle at age 14 that was my to start with combat, I lost that struggle, I never ever preferred to struggle yet again. My dad called me a p***y. Subsequent two weeks, I fought again and didn’t shed till Deiveson Figueiredo.”
Catch Jarred Brooks’ responses (22:55) below:
Jarred Brooks racked up a preposterous MMA record of 13 straight wins ahead of he fell to the present-day two-time UFC flyweight earth champion Deiveson Figueiredo in Oct 2017 by break up- selection.
He expert a further back again-to-again decline in the American marketing prior to redeeming himself with 6 much more wins, which include a few below Just one Championship. Brooks’ journey to the top rated has definitely paid off as he’s now booked to sq. off with Joshua Pacio for the 1 strawweight environment title at One 164.
Catch ‘The Monkey God’ in motion on Saturday, December 3 as he makes an attempt to turn into the first American in One background to earn the strawweight gold.
Mark Sangiao believes Joshua Pacio has all the tools to prevent Jarred Brooks at One 163
Staff Lakay’s head mentor Mark Sangiao believes Jarred Brooks is heading to take in his terms on Saturday, December 3.
It is no top secret that there’s a lot of undesirable blood among Crew Lakay and Jarred Brooks. Nevertheless, Sangiao’s precedence is generating sure Joshua Pacio is bodily and mentally prepared for his fourth globe title defense no subject who the opponent is.
Maintaining a deaf ear to Brooks’ antics and trash-talking, Sangiao instructed A person Championship that the divisional king has all the instruments to stop his hardest challenger on the worldwide stage:
“We now know how bodily powerful Brooks is, specifically with his wrestling. We’re doing the job really hard to protect, counter, and execute the excellent match strategy to stop his takedowns. In addition, Lito Adiwang also gave us ideas when he very last fought Jarred.”’
Look at Brooks’ previous fight beneath: