Ninja Roberts: Focus on bonus money hurt performance

Monday, July 19, 2010

“I looked at the card and I had the highest percentage of submission and the guy I was fighting had the highest percentage of losing by submission,” Daniel “Ninja” Roberts recently told “I looked at all the matchups, and I was thinking, ‘Man, I have a good chance to get this.'”

“I’m definitely happy to win, but the last fight, that definitely wasn’t me. That’s not how I normally fight. I was focused on that bonus and I’m really upset that I did that. I’m a lot better fighter than what I showed.”

“I definitely could have used the money, cause I mean, where I live in San Francisco is one of the most expensive places in the world to live. “It’s all good, I’m doing fine. This is a huge lesson for me.”

“My main goal from now is to destroy my opponents as fast as possible. “I’ll take a submission. I’ll take a knockout. Any kind of way.”

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