Randy Couture at UFC 129

PORTLAND – UFC Hall of Famer Ryan Couture may done with his fight career, but his son, Ryan, is just getting started.

Ryan has been molding his career under the Strikeforce banner, having fought all six of his professional bouts for the promotion. He scored the biggest victory of his career at Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy on Saturday night, earning the nod in a split decision win over Joe Duarte.

Now sitting at 5-1 as a progressional, Ryan’s dad is singing his praises. Randy is rather pleased with his son’s progress as a fighter, as well as with the way that Strikeforce has been stepping him up the ladder of competition.

MMAWeekly.com’s Travis McPherson goes one-on-one with “The Natural” to discuss his son’s latest victory and progression as a mixed martial artist…



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