Fightland travels north of the border to visit the “Mecca of MMA in Canada,” Tristar Gym. Coach Firas Zahabi takes us inside one of the most renowned camps in the sport, where fresh-faced Muay Thai prospects and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu players have to earn their MMA stripes fighting world champions like George St. Pierre and blue-chip up-and-comers like Rory McDonald.
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