UFC 193 fighters recall their first ever MMA fights.With UFC 193 just around the corner, we decided to spend some time with Melbourne’s own Jake Matthews and Dan Kelly, before they step into the octagon on November 15th, at Etihad stadium.
In a brand new Submission Radio series that we’re calling “The First Fight Series”, Jake and Dan give a very intimate look into their first ever MMA fights, and how exactly they played out.
In the videos above and below, the current UFC fighters express the emotions they felt as they prepared backstage, the adversity they went through during the bouts, and they they came to conclude their first ever foray into mixed martial arts.
We hope you enjoy both stories, and don’t forget to subscribe HERE for Submission Radio’s complete UFC 193 coverage, including open workouts, weigh-ins, pre-fight and post-fight interviews, as well as press conferences.
Credit to Fight Live TV and Justin Oleyar for directing and producing the clips.
UFC 193 is set to take place on November 15th at Etihad stadium in Melbourne, Australia. The card is headlined by a title fight between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm.