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Stephen Thompson Believes Karate Is Making a Comeback

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Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

ATLANTA -- UFC welterweight prospect Stephen Thompson spoke to MMA Fighting at today's UFC 145 pre-fight open workouts about his Saturday bout with Matt Brown and much more. Thompson weighed in on the claim that muay Thai might be a better style for fighting than karate and affirmed his belief that karate is making a comeback in mixed martial arts. Thompson also discussed how he manages distance in the cage without the use of a jab and so much more.