Islam Makhachev could beat Khabib Nurmagomedov, says Mike Swick

UFC lightweight Islam Makhachev could beat former divisional kingpin Khabib Nurmagomedov, says former UFC fighter Mike Swick. Swick competed in the UFC for many years but these days he lives in Thailand and own and operates AKA Thailand. In the United States, Makhachev and Nurmagomedov train at AKA San Jose, so Swick is well versed […]

Mike Swick attempting to secure Matt Hughes fight

Earlier this month, news surfaced that former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes was looking to potentially return to the Octagon if he felt he could win his return fight. That prompted UFC icon Royce Gracie to release a statement in which he campaigned for a rematch with Hughes, who was TKOd by Hughes at UFC […]

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Real Quick with Mike Swick Episode 7 - Body Mutilation At The Phuket Vegetarian Festival Former top ranked UFC welterweight Mike “Quick” Swick has recently enjoyed a bit of a career resurgence as a coach at AKA Thailand, a Phuket-based satellite of the original American Kickboxing Academy location in San Jose, California. Under Swick’s leadership, this Phuket facility has been referred to by AKA founder Javier Mendez as “the dream gym.” […]

VIDEO | Real Quick w/ Mike Swick EP #3 - Muay Thai life at AKA Thailand

[ooyala code=”wxaTJ0NDE6GPlHPJfe81_0L1wZR62Pvs” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”720″] Check out Mike “Quick” Swick and his crew over at AKA Thailand as they get into anything and everything in Phuket, Thailand in episode #3 of “Real Quick” with Mike Swick. From the video description: In the course of 9 days, Ad fights 2 Championship Pro Muay Thai fights, […]

VIDEO | 'Real Quick with Mike Swick' Episode 1

[ooyala code=”hyZTJ0NDE6Vn2M3i5o4R3eE-YSnz6gtA” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”720″ autoplay=”true”] Former UFC fighter Mike Swick has been somewhat MIA since his last UFC fight back in July of 2015. Swick, who retired from MMA following the loss, runs AKA Thailand, and recently launched a new web series called ‘Real Quick’ with Mike Swick. Above you can see the […]