The UFC makes its return to motion after across the Christmas vacation, returning Saturday, January 16, 2021. A type of names able to kick off 2021 with a bang is embellished wrestler Mike Grundy. UFC Battle Night time: Holloway vs Katar will happen on Battle Island with Grundy set to face-off towards Nik Lentz on the prelims. The London native, Grundy, received his UFC debut in emphatic style by KO/TKO, however adopted it up dropping a unanimous choice in July 2020. The previous Aspera FC featherweight champion seems to be to make 2021 his yr to enter the top-15 and it begins in only a few weeks.
Wrestling and Transitioning to MMA
As with many profitable MMA fighters who make it to the excessive ranks, Grundy comes from a robust wrestling pedigree. He began at a younger age, representing England and Nice Britain within the Junior Worlds as he received older. On the age of six, he began coaching on the Roy Wooden’s Membership. Wooden is a world-renowned catch-style wrestler based mostly out of England. Grundy would go on to complete fifth on the 2010 Commonwealth Video games. It was presently Grundy started to study MMA. The freestyle wrestler received a bronze medal on the 2014 Commonwealth Video games representing England within the 74kg (163.14lbs) division.