Ben Askren lies down on the canvas after tapping out to Demian Maia. Photos: SingaporeMaven
Mathew Scott
Opinion

Opinion

The Takedown by Mathew Scott

Ben Askren’s UFC career is just warming up – retiring now would be the ultimate tap out

  • Ben Askren has been thrown in at the deep end, but Demian Maia loss shows he is adapting to rise in class in UFC
  • ‘Funky’ a quick learner who can carry a card, and fighters know his social media savvy will ensure interest in match-ups

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Ben Askren lies down on the canvas after tapping out to Demian Maia. Photos: SingaporeMaven
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Mathew Scott

Mathew Scott

Mathew Scott is a Hong Kong-based journalist who specialises in mixed martial arts. He covers the UFC, One Championship and Asian MMA.