Ex-U.S. soldier turns pro fighter in new DStv series

2008-05-02 00:00

RYAN CALDER speaks to Doug Anderson, the U.S. soldier turned professional fighter who features in the new show Fight Quest on Discovery Channel from Monday, May 5.

“The most painful was Kyokushin Karate [in Tokyo] … you have five opponents lined up who you fight for a minute each in rapid succession. Those guys are maniacs — I ended up breaking a knuckle, breaking a cheekbone … I got kicked in the head and also went blind in my right eye for about three hours.”

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