Rory MacDonald – The Red King – PART 1/2 | London Real
There’s no doubting Rory MacDonald’s standing as on of the elite welterweights in the sport of mixed martial arts. The Canadian born former UFC fighter, who is now contracted to Bellator MMA, sat down to talk with Brian Rose at London Real. Delving deep into all manner of interesting topics in and around the sport, his life. His relationships and his future with Bellator MMA.
Rory talks about his reasons for stepping away from the UFC, how it was handled by the UFC management. And his new home under the guidance of Scott Coker. He discusses his first impressions after the new signing, as well as his upcoming fight against top ranked Paul Daley. Brian mentions how Daley had said he was somewhat star struck when first meeting Macdonald, something which he was quite surprised to hear.
MacDonald also goes on to talk about his relationship with Georges Saint Pierre. Training under the tutelage of Firas Zahabi at Tristar. Steroids in the sport! His take on what Conor McGregor has brought to the sport. And his mantra once inside the cage of “Kill or be Killed.”