His next chance to display the improvements comes on Friday night against Douglas Lima at Bellator 64 in Canada. Askren knows there is a tough task before him as he attempts to keep his record unblemished and the Bellator welterweight strap around his waist.
That’s okay. Askren has a plan… death by a thousand cuts.
Check out what else Ben Askren had to say…
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