New Evangelista ‘Cyborg’ Santos Interview Ahead Of Nick Diaz Title Fight

Currently Evangelista ‘Cyborg’ Santos’ wife Cristiane is grabbing the lions share of the attention in Strikeforce as she puts together a dominant reign as the 145lb woman’s champion, but the spotlight will be shining brightly on the male half of the deadly duo when he takes on Nick Diaz for the welterweight title on Saturday night.

In the video below Cyborg talks about his training for the fight and how he’s tried to replicate Diaz unique style to prepare himself for the five round battle that lies ahead.

Interestingly the narrator also points out that If he can successfully defeat Diaz, who’s currently on an eight fight winning streak, then the Cyborg’s will go down in history as the first husband and wife MMA champions.

It’s a tall order, but judging by this video there’s no doubting Cyborg’s commitment to making this dream become a reality.

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