September 29, 2022

Martyn Ford is hoping to debut in MMA later this 12 months after his proposed boxing match with the ‘Iranian Hulk’ was referred to as off.

Ford was imagined to face off in opposition to his foe – actual title Sajad Gharibi – on the O2 Area in London final month on a card that was additionally set to function Patrice Evra and Jamie O’Hara, together with podcast host James English.

Martyn Ford and Iranian Hulk is not going to be preventing

‘The World’s Scariest Man’ just lately revealed he referred to as off the bout because of fears for the psychological well-being of Gharibi who seemed to be struggling for the reason that pair infamously clashed throughout a head-to-head in Dubai.

Ford is eager to battle nonetheless however is uncertain when the chance to field will come up once more, so plans to battle within the MMA promotion KSW, which he beforehand signed with earlier than the pandemic.

“100 per cent I’m planning on getting concerned in MMA,” Ford instructed Mirror Preventing. “I’m already chatting with KSW. That is one thing that was set pre-covid.

“I’ve nonetheless been doing items of Jiu-Jitsu and stuff. They’re coming to London in October, and that’s an occasion I might like to get entangled with.”

The bodybuilder and actor is looking out for a possible opponent and insists he’s simply as annoyed as followers that he’s but to compete after a lot speak about doing so.

“It simply must be the best particular person and proper time, my feelers have been put on the market to attempt to get this arrange as quickly as doable, Ford stated.  

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Ford is desperate to fight in MMA or boxing

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Ford is determined to battle in MMA or boxing

Ford has stopped sparring while he waits for a new fight date

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Ford has stopped sparring whereas he waits for a brand new battle date


“I perceive the frustration from folks about not but seeing me battle. I’m nonetheless coaching, the one factor I’m not doing is lively sparring. I’ve switched again to its resistance and explosive energy.

“If one thing does occur which I hope I can join too quickly, I’ve been coaching and dedicating a lot effort and time to it.

“I have to do it for my very own psychological state, to be sincere. Anybody that has skilled at a very good stage in any sport will perceive the frustration I’m going by way of in the meanwhile.”

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