One of the most intriguing talking points leading up to the heavyweight clash between Junior Dos Santos and Gabriel Gonzaga at ‘UFC On Versus 1’ is whether the fight will take place on the feet or on the ground.
It is believed that Dos Santos holds the edge in the stand-up realm, while Gonzaga’s black belt level BJJ skills give him the advantage on the ground.
Having said that Gonzaga believes he is prepared no matter where the fight goes.
“I’m not afraid to keep the fight standing with up with because he doesn’t have too many kicks, and I believe that kicks make the difference to the stand-up game.
It’s an interesting theory, and one that may well be put to the test when the fighters meet in the octagon on Sunday, March 21st.