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The Icon Life Ft: Bas Rutten

Episode Summary

In the history of MMA there is no one like him. A fighter who is equal parts champion, myth and icon. Fighting when the rules were still fluid and gloves optional. Today we get inside the mind of MMA ICON Bas Rutten. Known as “El Guapo,” and the “King of the Liver Shot,” he's one of the baddest men to ever step in the ring - and also one of the nicest and charitable. This is a freewheeling conversation that covers many topics. Bas talks about all the crazy fights he’s had with some of the other toughest men on the planet. He also takes us inside the fight game and tells us all about his preparations, his mental game, and how he learned to love submissions and the ground game.

Episode Notes

 In the history of MMA there is no one like him.  A fighter who is equal parts champion, myth and icon.  Fighting when the rules were still fluid and gloves optional.   Today we get inside the mind of MMA ICON  Bas Rutten. Known as “El Guapo,” and the “King of the Liver Shot,” he's one of the baddest men to ever step in the ring - and also one of the nicest and charitable.  This is a freewheeling conversation that covers many topics. Bas talks about all the crazy fights he’s had with some of the other toughest men on the planet. He also takes us inside the fight game and tells us all about his preparations, his mental game, and how he learned to love submissions and the ground game.