Mark De La Rosa is a 11-1 professional fighter and fighting in the UFC Bantamweight division. Mark “Bumblebee” De La Rosa is on a 2 fight win streak in one of the thoughtest divisions in all mix martial arts. His love for MMA & the Gracie’s explains why a lot of Mark’s wins comes via rear naked choke. Mark is definitely a fighter to keep your eye on in 2019 and I would be shocked if he doesn’t have a colossal bantamweight battle at the end of the year. So let’s get started and ask the Bumblebee his 5 questions.
- Winning your last 2 fights inside the octagon, is it safe to say you are feeling at home under the UFC banner?
Mark De La Rosa: I feel great under the UFC banner /big stage.
2. What’s your thoughts on UFC Bantamweight division?
Mark De La Rosa: The bantamweight division is stacked and I can beat anyone in the world with a full training camp. All my fights in the UFC have been short notice fights. I’m talking about max 3 weeks to prepare, most on 10 days notice.
3. What got you into Mix Martial Arts?
Mark De La Rosa: My dad got me into mma he was a big Royce gracie fan.
4. What’s next for you?
Mark De La Rosa: I’m waiting for the UFC to give me a call.
5. By 2020 what is something we can Lock In with your career?
Mark De La Rosa: I will be be making more noise/ exciting fights and be a top contender/challenger for the belt at 125 or 135!
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