“There wasn’t a specific moment. There has been many moments that reinforce my dream of becoming the best mixed martial artist. I just know that what I am doing now feels natural and rewarding.”
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5 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT AKEELA AL-HAMEED
WHAT DOES BEING A FIGHTER MEAN TO YOU?
A human being who is willing to develop physically, emotionally, mentally and most importantly spiritually in the loneliest, most humbling, and self actualizing sport today.
WHO DO YOU FEEL HAS HAD THE BIGGEST IMPACT ON THE SPORT OF MMA?
There are numerous MMA pioneers who contributed to the sport. I only know one of them personally, Kelly Schmitz (Kobold). She has had tremendous effect on my growth so I give credit where it is due.