He got mount positions and I wanted to escape as quickly as possible. Misaki wasn't doing anything in particular, just keeping his position, so it was difficult to escape. I'm glad I was able to escape in the end.
I watched videos of him before the fight and he seemed tough. From my research before the fight, I knew that he wouldn't go down even if he were hit with a punch. I really respect him and I'd like to say that I respect how calm he was in the fight.
Do you plan on fighting in the Open Weight Grand Prix?
I was really after a knock out but I knew that I would be able to get a knock out when they told me there was only 1 minute left in the 2nd round. I hit him with several good punches before that but I was lucky enough to take it to a knock out.
I can't forget your fight with Silva. Would you like to fight him again?
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