Mikey Musumeci says he hasn’t taken a single day off ‘in three months’

Mikey Musumeci is in Singapore and prepared to accomplish a incredibly vital job this weekend: eat some pizza. But in advance of he does that, the man named ‘Darth Rigatoni’ has another very critical job forward of him.

At 1 on Primary Video 2, Musumeci will enter the circle for the next time in what will be the greatest match of his job hence considerably.

Mikey Musumeci will experience Brazilian grappler Cleber Sousa in U.S. primetime to crown the quite 1st 1 flyweight submission grappling environment winner. Prepared to seize the second, Mikey Musumeci discovered at the Just one on Key Video clip 2 push conference that he has not taken a solitary day off in the past 3 months.

“I’m right here in Singapore to do two things – do jiu-jitsu and consume pizza. And pizza locations really don’t open until soon after the match. So I’m here to do jiu-jitsu with Cleber, he’s wonderful. I worked so challenging in planning for this match and I’m so ready. I haven’t taken one day off in like a few months, so I’m so prepared for this match.”

In his to start with A person Championship look, the New Jersey indigenous acquired an remarkable submission of grappling icon Masakazu Imanari, scoring a submission in just around 4 minutes.

The five-time IBJJF globe winner has 58 vocation victories in the earth of submission grappling. He’ll glimpse for acquire number 59 on September 30.

Mikey Musumeci thinks 1 Championship submission grappling procedures deliver out the finest in competition

Always innovating, One particular Championship reintroduced the planet to submission grappling within the circle at the promotion’s 10th-anniversary event One X. Since then, the advertising has signed a slew of incredible submission grappling superstars and has designed a rule set that encourages submissions above survival.

Sharing his thoughts on the One Championship rule set, Mikey Musumeci explained:

“It’s just a pure struggle of two men hoping to kill every other with submissions. I come to feel like this format will convey out the very best version of Cleber. And it need to convey out the very best model of me simply because it really is just pure attacking.”

The biggest variance between Just one Championship’s submission grappling versus what you would see in a standard BJJ competitiveness is the emphasis on submissions and submission makes an attempt.

Inside the Circle, submission grappling matches will have a one 12-minute round with the only way to gain getting by way of faucet or nap. Nonetheless, if no submission happens by the end of the time limit, the competitor with the most submission makes an attempt will be awarded the victory.

No points. No choices. The person who puts his opponent in the most hazard walks out the winner.