Originally Posted by kds13
I like Nick, but I think after the way Sakurai came out really sluggish and uninterested in his fight with Baron in Shooto, and lost because of it, he'll come into this fight incredibly motivated to perform at his best.
I think he has more power, better wrestling, and better overall striking. If he can keep it standing, he'll be in good shape, IMO.
I agree. Sometimes when fighters come off embarrassing loses they come back even better.