Friday, February 16, 2007

Mac Danzig and His Japanese Idol

There’s a young kid somewhere in the world that lives and breathes Chuck Liddell. Yet by the time he's ready to turn pro or maybe even fight for a world title, Liddell will have been retired for years.

Just imagine what it would be like, if you were a professional fighter, to prepare for and eventually fight a man you've looked up to ever since you first caught a whiff of mixed martial arts.

For most professional fighters, the idea of facing your idol in competition just isn’t realistic. But for former King of the Cage lightweight champion Mac Danzig, it’s actually happening.

Come Feb. 24 Danzig will realize the dream he's had for years when he squares off against Japanese star Hayato Sakurai.

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