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Shogun's Quest - Conquer the UFC Light Heavyweight Division
09/14/2007
Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - Without question, it's tough to be a professional fighter, to train for countless hours, sacrifice, suffer, and then be judged on how you perform for 15 minutes or so in front of thousands, when one second of lost focus could be the difference between victory and defeat.

The perks aren't so bad though. Just ask light heavyweight standout Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, who recently spent some time with Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima during a photoshoot for Vanity Fair magazine. Now who among us red-blooded males wouldn't mind taking a few punches to the face for that?