Here it is, the complete version of Fightland's documentary about Cuba's first MMA fight team. Go behind the scenes with coach Evelio Padron, a former Olympic Taekwondo champion who dreams of turning his country into an MMA powerhouse and his team into legends on par with Cuba's boxers. In overheated elementary school classrooms, unkempt fields, even the Gulf of Mexico, Padron and his team train to compete in a sport that isn't recognized by their own government.
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