Dominick Cruz Opens Up After Cody Garbrandt Loss on JRE
Dominick Cruz on his loss to Cody Garbrandt. Dominick talks about the mental aspect of fighting and how showing his other side after the fight, showing he can accept his loss and embrace it, without making excuses. It’s all about growing from the experience.
Instead of deflecting from what they did wrong, alot of fighters try to blame external factors. Not accepting the loss. There’s no logic in making excuses in the sport or in life.
Joe talks about Dominick’s mind and how he breaks down fights and how his his mind works overall. He says it’s all down to how his mom raised him, never allowing him to make excuses for things he did wrong on purpose. How it puts him in this weird mindset where he doesn’t make excuses.
His loss to No Love, how did he feel? It’s was a hard year after being out for almost 3 years. He breaks down his conditioning coming into each of his last 3 fights. Joe talks about Cody’s hands from his boxing career and why that makes him so good.