Alyse Anderson is heading into her subsequent bout a extra mature fighter.
The American striker will enter the circle for the second time in her profession when she faces Asha Roka at ONE 157: Petchmorakot vs. Vienot on Could 20, which shall be broadcast reside from the Singapore Indoor Stadium.
Anderson admitted in an interview with ONE Championship that she was nervous in her debut match. The nerves ultimately acquired to her and she or he wasn’t capable of implement her recreation plan in opposition to Itsuki Hirata.
Struggling a gradual begin, Anderson didn’t get into her rhythm till the third spherical when she scored a knockdown in opposition to Hirata.
Alyse Anderson stated:
“I used to be so nervous. I actually hesitated within the first two rounds. It even acquired to the purpose the place I engaged in grappling once I ought to have been extra assured in my putting as a result of I used to be having success [on the feet].”
“As quickly as I used my putting within the third spherical, you noticed it come collectively extra [with a knockdown]. So I believe now that I’ve skilled that and I’m taking the expertise into this subsequent struggle, I’ll be extra snug from the beginning and it received’t take me time to get going.”
Nonetheless carrying the bitter reminiscence of her loss, Anderson feels she’s now extra succesful as a fighter and she or he desires to indicate it in her match in opposition to Roka.
Anderson stated she’s higher mentally and the loss to Hirata gave her a stronger angle heading into her matches.
“Truthfully, it’s simply largely been not caring about what different individuals suppose a lot and simply listening to your physique and listening to what you want. I believe that basically helped lots as a result of I’m simply staying centered, staying in gangsta mode, and never letting individuals take me out of that with adverse feedback or a foul coaching session – simply specializing in what I can management.”
Alyse Anderson plans to complete Asha Roka
Alyse Anderson is hungry for that first win in ONE Championship and she or he plans to get into the winners’ desk in essentially the most emphatic approach potential.
Roka, nonetheless, is not any pushover. The Indian-Nepalese brawler has a 100% ending charge in blended martial arts, with all of her wins coming through both submission or knockout.
Nonetheless, Anderson feels she’s prepared to complete Roka.
“I really feel like I’m going to complete on the bottom. I don’t know what spherical, however both a TKO from a grappling alternate or a submission.”
We’ll discover out if Anderson can accomplish her purpose on Could 20 at ONE 157.