Jessy Perez has long been a student of mixed martial arts and boxing, since meeting Shonie Carter in 1999 Perez has been determined on “Bringing Sexy Back” to MMA. On September 1st, he makes the walk to the Fight Card Cage for the second time, and he promises a finish.
Q: What motivates you to fight?
A: “Well, many things can motivate someone to fight, for me my kids and close friends are huge inspiration, but also those have been overlooked, the downtrodden, bullied, and underdogs. That’s what motivates me.”
Q: How would you describe your fighting style?
A: “I put on a show, I’m a fighter and entertainer, that’s what I do best.”
Q: You’re a fan of all combat sports, not just MMA, who are your favorite fighters?
A: “My favorite fighters, well for boxing it is Jack Dempsey. For kickboxing I have two, Andy Hug and Manson Gibson; and for MMA its Anderson Silva.”
Q: How does your fight end on September 1st?
A: “My fight ends with me still looking as good as I entered!”