TUF 7 Coach Robert Drysdale To Make MMA Debut At TUFF-N-UFF

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Updated: September 25, 2008

Abu-Dhabi World Champion and Extreme Couture instructor Robert Drysdale will make
MMA debut against Josh Musick (8-0) at the next Tuff-N-UFF show slated for Oct. 17 from The Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Drysdale currently serves as an assistant coach for Frank Mir’s team on this season of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) reality show.

Being one of the top BJJ practitioners in the world, Drysdale has never took that leap to MMA, until now.

For more info on the TUF-N-UF event, check out the website http://www.tuffnuff.net/.

[image via robertdrysdale.net]

4 Comments

  1. Businessman

    September 25, 2008 at 9:26 am

    If he has any stand-up game, he is gonna be something. He is insane on the mat.

  2. steve

    September 25, 2008 at 11:53 am

    If he has any? If the guy doesnt have any stand up he is gonna look like Alberto Crane did and Ricardo Almeida. Almeida is a perfect example of a guy who cant fight but can do submissions. Wake me up when his fights are over.

  3. steve

    September 25, 2008 at 11:56 am

    The really great BJJ guys have got to have some real good stand up or else their opponent can circle stay away and beat the shit out of them. I hate seeing BJJ guys fight b/c they beat someone shitty and the ufc gives them a B lvl fighter that has takedown defense and the BJJ guy just tries to pull guard while running away and BJJ scooting.

  4. Ryan S

    September 25, 2008 at 12:47 pm

    Not to mention his chin. If he doesn't have much or any standup training, chances are he hasn't been knocked around much. He probably doesn't have a strong chin. So when he does go up against a standup guy, that guy will be able to pick him apart with jabs. As long as he has good take down defense he can be just as unstoppable.

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