For MMA fans and promoters planning for live fights in the state of Georgia, your 2013 may be looking a lot emptier. Georgia-based UFC vet Rory Singer points to Secretary of State's apathy. read news >>
You could call Ross Miller a glutton for punishment. Or you could just say the Nevada secretary of state has a fighter's heart.
Either way, Miller's first MMA fight is in the books, and with a 1-0 amateur record, the state official said there won't be another.
"It was on my bucket list," Miller recently told MMAjunkie.com Radio. "I'm kind of one and done. My wife was very anxious cageside watching the fight. So I think she's looking forward to me putting this behind me."
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MMAjunkie.com Radio today welcomes to the show Nevada Secretary of State Ross Miller, an MMA enthusiast who recently won his amateur MMA debut.
We also talk to recent Strikeforce winner Bobby Green, Friday's Bellator 73 headliner and light-heavyweight-tournament finalist Travis Wiuff, and ONE FC 5 fighter and former UFC champ Andrei Arlovski.
MMAjunkie.com Radio airs from noon to 2 p.m. ET (9-11 a.m. PT) live from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Listen to and watch a vid read news >>
Earlier this week Ross Miller talked to MMAjunkie.com about his recent and successful MMA debut.
Now, video of the Nevada secretary of state's fight is available.
Check out the clip as the 36-year-old, a Democrat who is the youngest secretary of state in the history of Nevada, wins at the Aug. 18 World Championship Fighting event in Lake Tahoe, Nev.
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For Ross Miller, the decision to take an amateur MMA fight was not something he took lightly.
A longtime fan of the sport with several years of training under his belt, Miller wasn't certain he had the skills necessary to be successful, but he wanted to test himself in actual competition.
Of course, at 36 years old and with a wife and three children, Miller knew he couldn't jump in the ring without their support. Oh, and he needed to fit the bout into his schedule as Nevada's secretary of read news >>