Marcus ‘Buchecha’ Almeida is trying extra like a boxer than a grappler as of late, for those who depend the numerous instances we’ve seen him work on his placing. The RVCA Coaching Heart in Los Angeles not too long ago uploaded a brief clip of ‘Buchecha’ drilling mixtures with boxing coach Jason Parillo final Wednesday.
The Brazilian famous person was in Los Angeles for the ONE Championship and Amazon Prime Video press convention to advertise his upcoming struggle with Kirill Grishenko at ONE on Prime Video 1.
By no means one to take the time off from studying new abilities, Almeida took benefit of being on the West coast to pay a go to to RVCA.
The gymnasium was so elated together with his go to they kindly shared the footage with ‘Buchecha’ followers on Instagram. They captioned the clip:
“@marcusbuchecha & @parilloboxing getting a couple of rounds collectively this morning at HQ 🥊💥”
To which Marcus Almeida responded again with:
“🔥🔥🔥 at all times good to be again house!”
Try Almeida’s boxing abilities at work
Marcus Almeida is getting ready for the most important struggle of his MMA profession but. The Brazilian is ready to sq. off in opposition to Kirill Grishenko in a heavyweight bout on the primary card.
Grishenko is a harmful Belarusian finisher with an general MMA document of 5 wins and 1 loss. His solely loss was to Anatoly Malykhin for the interim heavyweight world title again in February. Identified to be a heavy-puncher with world-class wrestling expertise, the Belarusian native won’t be really easy to take down.
Marcus Almeida, however, is coming in robust. The 32-year-old has gained three straight fights, the primary two ending early with submission finishes and his newest bout ending by way of TKO in opposition to Australian heavyweight Simon Carson final month.
Almeida’s best power is clearly his floor recreation. Nevertheless, it will likely be fascinating to see if he can arise in opposition to Grishenko in a placing battle, no less than for a couple of minutes.
“I imagine I can win” – Marcus ‘Buchecha’ Almeida on accepting struggle in opposition to Kirill Grishenko
Marcus ‘Buchecha’ Almeida accepted the Grishenko bout as a result of he believes that he can win. After experiencing a few minor setbacks this 12 months, the promotion has discovered him an excellent matchup with Krill Grishenko.
Demolishing his final three opponents, Almeida could really feel a bit extra challenged with a well-rounded competitor. Weighing in on the professionals and cons, Almeida defined his strategy to accepting bouts in an interview with SCMP MMA.
“If I settle for a struggle, that is as a result of I imagine I can win. I imagine in my wrestling, I imagine in my jiu-jitsu, and I imagine in my placing too.”
As SCMP MMA identified of their dialog, a victory over a former world title contender on Amazon Prime Video can be enormous. The win would make him a high heavyweight contender for the world title.
Try the complete interview with Almeida under: