Rick Story took a short notice fight with Nate Marquardt because he knows with a win, he’s probably no more than one more fight away from a title shot.

Just over 3 weeks removed from his win over Thiago Alves at UFC 130, Story quickly accepted the fight with Marquardt after original opponent Anthony Johnson fell out due to injury.

Story talks about Marquardt and what he feels a win does for him in the tough as nails UFC welterweight division.

Check out this exclusive one on one interview with Rick Story

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