Jamie 'PRIMETIME' Porter.

RCKFS caught up with Jamie 'Primetime' Porter to learn a bit more about what as a fighter makes him tick.. heres what we found out.

How did you get into the sport ? ... Coach came to my school when I was 10 years old and told us he was taking a team of fighters overseas in 6 months I was instantly hooked, 4 years later we did the trip.

With out giving away to many secrets  What's your favorite combo (low drag 3 smile emoticon to use in any fight? ... Go too combo is probably low right hook to the body the chase it with a left hook to the chin

Who is your biggest inspiration? ... 
I have a few people that inspire me and I try to emulate the good things they do, Novak Djokovic for his attitude towards fans, Tom Brady he surpassed all expectations, manny pacquiao for his humble attitude, floyd mayweather for his application of the sweet science that is boxing.

Which team are you training with in preparation for your upcoming fight? ... I don't go far from my team home at heartbreak conditioning but we bring in certain people to sparr over the camp.

Do you like to fight inside outside or mix it up ? ... I've always been a bigger fighter when I was younger which made me an outside boxer but theses days I'm a bit shorter so I'm loving inside fighting these days.

What does it mean (for you) to be a fighter? ... I love the fight game,the thought of putting your skills against another person is awesome, the discipline it teaches you in and out of the ring.

 What separates you from every other fighter in your division? ... I am nothing special I just try to be the hardest working person in the room, listen to my coach and team, to be open to all criticism good or bad and improve every time I get in the ring. 

 If you could have one dream fight with anyone, who would it be? ... Dream fight would be against dr hook Roy jones Jnr he was an absolute legend.

What do you want to be remembered for at the end of your career? ... I want to inspire people around me to chase there dreams, if you want to do something dedicate every moment to it and it will provide you the skills you need to get to that goal, oh yeah and I want to be a champion hahaha.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What Does it mean to be a fighter ??


1. Hey Anthony thanks for your time how did you get into the sport ?.... "I remember going to my mates house one day & he was watching a UFC fight, it was BJ Penn vs Diego Sanchez. I watched BJ demolish Diego & said to my mate, " I have to get into this sport" I went down to Pumma a gym owned by Vince Perry & the rest is history."


2. With out giving away to many secrets  What's your favorite strike/submission to use in any fight?.... "My favourite strike or submission would be whichever one my opponent gives me. I do love knees & elbows though. "


3. Who is your biggest inspiration?.... "My biggest inspiration would be BJ Penn."
 

4. Which team are you training with in preparation for your upcoming bout?.... I'm currently training with HeartBreak Conditioning team on the Gold Coast also have been doing a lot of striking work with Richard Fogarty & John Wayne Parr. 

5. Do you like to stand with your opponents or take them to the ground?....I'm not too worried where my fights go whether they stay standing or go to the ground. I'm constantly working on every aspect of my game to make sure there are no chinks in my armour. 

6. What does it mean (for you) to be a fighter?....It's not what I do, it's who I am. I think fighters are the elite.

 7. What holes do you see in your next opponents game?....I see holes everywhere haha.


 8. What separates you from every other fighter in your division?....What separates me is my heart & my hunger. The only thing that's impossible is beating a man who doesn't give up.


9. If you could have one dream fight with anyone, who would it be?.... To fight Chris Weidman for the UFC Middleweight Belt. 

10. What do you want to be remembered for at the end of your career? ....A guy that worked hard & to go down in history as one of the best.

Thanks a lot for your time Anthony all the best for this weekend we look forward to catching up with you soon to hear all about your fight and what future plans you have in place.

If you would like to get in touch with Anthony about possible sponsorship deals or just to say hi you can get hold of him here on his facebook page.