12-1 middleweight Eugene Fadiora is featured in this week's 'Getting To Know...' article ahead of his upcoming bout with Andrew Punshon (11-6 1NC) at Made4TheCage 7.
His answers to the first few questions:
Full piece here: http://www.britmma.co.uk//eugene-fad...now/4569663616Age started MMA: 16.
Gym you train at: Pure MMA and Team Kaobon.
Background in martial arts/sport before MMA: I started with karate and did various styles for many years. I then went to kickboxing at Eclipse Wolverhampton, started grappling and eventually moved to Team Supreme to start my MMA career.
First memory in MMA: Watching the UFC at my mate's house, having a bit of a gathering.
Best MMA memory: Winning my first MMA fight was amazing, and winning my last title in a minute showed the year off hadn't hindered me.
Funniest MMA memory: It’s scary, but funny; throwing a head kick and falling over against Matt Inman.
Toughest fighter fought: It wasn't a difficult fight, but Nathan Champ was as tough as they come for fifteen minutes. I punched and kicked him in the face and he just wouldn't go down.