Michael Venom Page could fight in boxing ring and Bellator cage in 20 thrilling days

MICHAEL ‘VENOM’ PAGE has an unimaginable 20 days lined up preventing in two sports, on two big photographs alongside two fight heros.

On Might 5 the karate grasp could have his second skilled boxing bout on the undercard of promoter David Haye’s heavyweight grudge rematch with Tony Bellew.

 Michael 'Venom' Page is juggling an MMA and boxing career with ease

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Michael 'Venom' Page is juggling an MMA and boxing profession with ease

And on Might 25 he can be on the primary card of the Bellator 200 present at Wembley Area, supporting Mirco Cro Cop, one of the feared legends to fight in MMA.

Regardless of competing in two types of prize preventing, the Londoner appears disinterested in huge-cash bouts and chasing titles.

Battering rivals mindless in probably the most distinctive type in MMA today is prime of his agenda and studying from a few of the greatest in the enterprise is a large bonus.

Page advised SunSport: “I came upon about Cro Cop concurrently anybody else, there was no insider information. It’s an insane card.

 David Haye snapped up the unorthodox striker for his Hayemaker promotional stable

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David Haye snapped up the unorthodox striker for his Hayemaker promotional secure
 The London combat ace has two fights across two sports lined up for May

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The London fight ace has two fights throughout two sports lined up for Might
 And Venom Page makred his debut with a sensation stoppage win

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And Venom Page makred his debut with a sensation stoppage win

“When it was introduced it was a shock to me, he’s old skool, he has been round however continues to be related and beat King Mo just lately and King Mo is superb.

“Cro Cop is so massive, once I began watching MMA he was one of many names that you simply all the time got here throughout due to all of his finishes. I might by no means anticipated to have been on the identical present as him.”

Fact be informed, Page could fight on any present he needs however his dedication to self-enchancment over money-stacking has earned him dozens of kickboxing titles however simply 12 MMA bouts.

And now there’s a dedication to boxing the place former heavyweight champion Haye has taken him underneath his wing and doubters of the candy science have been pressured to simply accept the brand new face of preventing.

 On his feet, on the ground or with his feet, Michael Venom Page is a force of fighting nature

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On his ft, on the bottom or together with his ft, Michael Venom Page is a pressure of preventing nature
 Michael Venom Page rarely has to go to the canvas but has proven his ability down there

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Michael Venom Page not often has to go to the canvas however has confirmed his capability down there
 The unbeaten boxing and MMA star is more interested in legacy than belts or money

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The unbeaten boxing and MMA star is extra in legacy than belts or cash

Page stated: “Having somebody with David’s expertise is inspirational, what he has carried out and what he’s nonetheless doing.

"It’s extra about motivation, we practice alongside one another greater than him educating me.

“Having him in boxing, for therefore lengthy and on the prime degree, telling me he likes what I’m doing, that helps massively.

“Loads of the old-fashioned boxers I got here throughout – particularly once I was first arising – they have been all and solely about boxing and the whole lot outdoors of that was not ok.

David Haye introduces us to boxers Joe Joyce, Willy Hutchinson and Michael Page

“That was the previous-faculty mentality however the youthful boxing coaches which might be coming by means of perceive fight as an entire and respect totally different arts.

“I’m working with youthful-minded coaches and they perceive and respect my type and what I’ve carried out and my artwork.

“You all the time get resistance in sure gyms however that’s simply the best way it’s with sure people. As an entire I’ve had lots of constructive response from the boxing group.”

A fast YouTube search of Page returns tons of of spotlight reels however his arms-down fashion and in-ring danger taking has spawned a era of wannabes who attempt his fashion with out his substance.

British Bellator ace Michael Venom Page has dance expertise as silky as his strikes

Like Prince Naseem and Anderson Silva earlier than him, Page drops his arms as typically as he drops of opponents however he warns impersonators of the perils of ripping him off.

Page stated: “I might by no means inform individuals to not experiment or categorical themselves however some individuals attempt to put it on and that’s whenever you get caught out.

“In case you are not accustomed to doing it then don’t do it, don’t attempt to be another person.

“For me it’s a fashion I’ve been doing this type for years, there’s a arms-down kickboxing type that I’ve all the time finished.

“I’m being true to myself and my type, individuals may recognize that need to copy that but when it’s not one thing they need to attempt to copy.”

Michael Page celebrated his MMA win final night time by rolling a poke ball at his opponent

Venom’s boxing debut was at mild-heavyweight and his Bellator 200 fight is at welterweight towards veteran American battler David Rickels.

He’s preventing throughout a number of sports, promotions and weights at a time when fight sport is booming.

But there are not any garish advertising offers and minimal trash-speak as he sits in wait of the belts and cash his freakish expertise deserves.

He stated: "My fashion will ultimately get me cash and titles however I’m very clear on the subject of preventing.

“I see issues in films and just like the problem of creating it work in a fight.  You’ll loopy kicks and loopy stuffs – I identical to to push the boundaries.

“I love to do the issues that folks can’t perceive and even visualise.

“I simply need to beat up as many individuals as attainable and then do it in my fashion.

“Belts come and go there are guys which have belts who I’ve by no means heard of – they don’t seem to be the be-all-and-finish-all.

“When you actually need your identify to final now you must do one thing totally different and memorable.

“Belts will come, I don’t concentrate on them. I simply need to be probably the most harmful fighter I may be.”

Michael Page celebrated his MMA win final night time by rolling a poke ball at his opponent

 

MICHAEL ‘VENOM’ PAGE has an unimaginable 20 days lined up preventing in two sports, on two big photographs alongside two fight heros.

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