The Brazilian José Aldo He was chosen by the American website Sherdog as the best fighter of the year. The Nova União athlete won the award after appearing four times in 2009, winning all of his fights by knockout, including his triumph over Mike Thomas Brown, which earned him the WEC under-66kg category belt. The fighter was happy and revealed the secret to the victory.
“I think you just need to train hard,” Aldo said. “The basis of any great champion is to keep training hard. I have a lot to improve. I don’t think I’m the best”, says the humble man from Manaus.