Nick Diaz Academy prospect Nick Maximov joins MyMMANews ahead of his upcoming grappling match at SUG 13 on April 26. The 4-0 fighter is in quite an interesting situation leading up to the match.
While every sport is currently shut down, Submission Underground is the only sporting event still going on at the moment. Of course the promotion has been under a lot scrutiny and some that has trickled down to Maximov.
Fans have been going after him on social media and letting him know they disagree with his decision to compete. For him SUG is just something to do to pass the time as he waits for the world to get back to normal.
In this interview, Maximov discusses his upcoming match, the scrutiny he’s been under by the fans, Nick Diaz potentially returning to MMA, and so much more.