“It gives me inner strength” says the hometown fighter Herdem Alacabek of the family and friends that supported him for his second professional match at IRFA 8. “This was a party for me” says the Allstars Training Center fighter to mmaViking.com shortly after the first round stoppage win over Bulgarian national champion wrestler. “I want to keep going” says Alacabek about his plans for after this fight.

Watch this entertaining interview, with his teammates cheering him on: