Weidman: ‘I haven’t shown my true self yet’
Chris Weidman is undefeated in mixed martial arts and has defeated the greatest fighter of all-time…twice. However, Weidman still believes his best is to come:
“I feel like it’s been a very long time, but in actuality it hasn’t been that long. But I feel like I’ve been doing this forever,” he said. “I started in 2009 – that’s when I started training. I’ve had two surgeries where I was out for at least a year, another I was out three or four months, another that had me out three or four months … I’ve only actually been training for two or two and a half years, which is crazy. I’m very new, but it feels like forever.
“I have a lot to learn and a lot of things I do in practice that I haven’t been comfortable enough to do in the octagon yet. I haven’t shown my true self or true style yet. I’m excited to be able to do that over time. Experience is the main thing I’m working on.”