The Shields-Askren Connection: Making Shields Unstoppable

[div class=”notice” class2=”icon”]The following is from an article on DstryrSG, part of the MiddleEasy Network.[/div]

DSTRYR/SG is all about making hypocrisy cool again (like it used to be).  A few days ago, we big upped Mr. GSP for training with Renzo Gracie, applauding him for seeking out the best with which to train and for his drive to be the best.  We implied he has the advantage over Jake Shields for their headliner at UFC 129.

But, we now recall Jake’s seemingly cut from the same cloth. Check out Jake training with 2008 Olympian and multi-time NCAA wrestling champ, Ben Askren, from back in October 2010 (courtesy of  No doubt, Ben’s got wicked takedown skills and uncanny scrambling capabilities.

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Published on April 28, 2011 at 1:53 pm
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