Over the last 13 years Randy Couture has made 22 appearances in the Octagon. He’s held five championship belts. And he has had to listen to boxers talk trash about the quality of striking in mixed martial arts every step of the way. On August 28, Couture gets a chance to set the record straight when he takes on boxing legend, James “Lights Out” Toney at UFC 118 in Boston. Pick up the new issue to find out what Couture had to say about Toney making his UFC debut, working with Sylvester Stallone on his new summer flick The Expendables, and more.
Also in the August/September issue:
- Dominick Cruz
World Extreme Cagefighting bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz found his way into mixed martial arts almost by accident. Find out how knocking out a guy who wandered into Cruz’s old Tucson gym put Cruz on the path to his world title.
- The 20 Greatest Moments in PRIDE
We count down 20 of the greatest fights, submissions, knockouts and general reigns of terror from Japan’s squared circle. Take a look at guys like Anderson, Big ‘Nog, Shogun and Rampage long before they ever stepped into the Octagon.
- Kenda Perez
The utterly easy-on-the-eyes hostess of The Best of PRIDE Fighting Championships took a razor to a few T-shirts for our photo shoot. You’re going to like what you see. Read her Q&A and get to know the newest California beauty on the UFC roster.
- Also in the magazine:
Learn some fighting technique from Firas Zahabi, read our profiles on Roy “Big Country” Nelson, Matt Mitrione, and Ricardo Almeida. We’ve also got Snoop Dogg back stage at UFC 114, Clay Guida’s recreational vehicle, Danny Trejo, and the latest video games, entertainment news, and enough tequila to last you till next summer.
Check out this exclusive video as superstar Randy Couture sees the cover of the August/September 2010 issue for the first time and talks about his upcoming bout with James “Lights Out” Toney.
The August/September 2010 issue will be on newsstands and available in the UFC Store starting July 19, 2010.
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