RDA is Back, but Squandered a Golden Opportunity in Rochester

“When I step into the cage, beneath all the fire and the technique there is some fear. There is fear that this person standing across from you is going to hurt you. It’s basic human instinct. It’s that fight or flight thing. In my mind, the quicker I put this guy out, the quicker I f—ing end him, the quicker I am out of danger.” – Carlos Condit

“If you come only to help me, you can go back home. But if you consider my struggle as part of your struggle for survival, then maybe we can work together.” – Aboriginal wise woman saying

Rafael dos Anjos weathered the early storm on Saturday night in Rochester, outlasting and outworking Kevin Lee until the “Motown Phenom” had had enough. By the time “RDA” sunk in the arm triangle choke in the closing minutes of the fourth round, it was nearly a formality that he would get the finish — such was the contrast in the two combatant’s energy levels and body language.

You can read the rest of this article at Sherdog.com.

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