A look back at the final six hours leading up to Jose Aldo’s momentous fight at UFC 156. See this intensely personal account as cameras follow the featherweight champ both before and after his thrilling victory over Frankie Edgar.
Injuries have kept him out of the Octagon for more than a year. After an intense fight camp, the reigning featherweight champ is returning to make his fourth UFC® title defense where he faces his toughest opponent yet, Frankie Edgar. But Aldo has a secret weapon in his training camp: none other than former Edgar opponent Gray Maynard. We catch up with Aldo and his trainers at a conditioning session at Flamengo Beach, Rio de Janeiro.
In part two of a series, Aldo discusses how this superfight is motivating his training and preparation, and why he feels this epic battle will earn a place in the UFC history books.