Returning for a third fight with rival Alex Morgan, Karim Ranni successfully defended his title Saturday at Gladiator MMA 2, awarded a unanimous decision win by the judges. I spoke to the 18 year-old amateur following the the fight about his performance, his preparation, why he thought he deserved the decision, and what’s next for him.
(6:41, interview in French, press play below to listen, or download here)
Note: Following the interview, the decision win was overturned and the fight rendered a draw. At the time of the interview, this info wasn’t yet available.