Despite taking pride in his brother’s accomplishments and his last name, don’t expect to see a carbon copy of Miles when Elijah steps into the cage. They might be brothers, but their fighting styles are kind of a completely different species.
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“He’s a boxer and a wrestler,” Johns said. “I like throwing kicks and obviously wrestling, but I like kicking, kind of a freestyle, and I have a pretty unorthodox style where his is a lot more technical. He’s a technical boxer. He’s smaller so he likes to come in and shoot people down. I am longer so I like to establish my range.
Johns is already making waves in one of the best promotions. Can a strong LFA performance land him in the UFC Octagon by the end of the year? Only time will tell.
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