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Stand-up Specialist Mirage Khan Looking for Quick KO at MIMMA Finale

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Mirage Khan will fight for the MIMMA middleweight title this Saturday night (local time) and there is no secret what his strengths are. The Malaysian is a stand-up specialist and one of the best boxers and Wushu fighters in the country.
For Khan, the gameplan is simple; he’s going to try and knock his opponent out at soon as he hears the bell. However, it’s one thing knowing what he’s about to do and quite another trying to stop him. He’s unlikely to be tinkering with his strategy as he prepares to face Muhammed Syafiq at Stadium Putra.
“I was sick and tired of getting picked on and being chubby and fat, so after high school I subscribed to Alex Boxing Gym and next thing you know I’m part of the national boxing and Wushu team,” Khan recalls.
Malaysia produces a handful of decent Muay Thai fighters, but Khan quickly took the stand-up scene by storm and has an entire cabinet full of trophies.
“In Sanda, I have nine fights with seven wins, all by knockout, and two losses. Both the losses were to former world champions. I’m not good in kicks or takedowns, but I’m good at punching, so if I don’t knock ….View original article