“I knew all I wanted to do was fight. I was naturally just an aggressive athlete. I wanted to try mixed martial arts, so my sophomore year of college I gave up my soccer scholarship, in order to train full time. I fell in love with the sport immediately.”
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5 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT ASHLEY CUMMINS
WHEN AND WHY DID YOU START IN MMA?
I started training MMA in 2007. I wanted to challenge myself physically and mentally.
DID YOU PLAY ANY SPORTS AS A CHILD?
Growing up I did soccer, rugby and tae kwon do.
WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES AND INTERESTS OUTSIDE OF FIGHTING?
In my spare time I rescue stray and abused cats and dogs.