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Larkin on Dealing with Noise and Nerves

UFC's Lorenz Larkin on crowd and self-control
By: Elias Cepeda, Yahoo Sports
"Lorenz Larkin is days away from the biggest fight of his MMA career. On Saturday, the Southern California fighter will take on Costas Philippou in the co-main event of the UFC Fight Night card in Cincinnati, OH. Larkin says that you never truly “get used to” the big lights, but he has learned how to deal with them quite well over the course of his Strikeforce and UFC career.

“'The big difference between Strikeforce and the UFC is the crowd, really,' Larkin details."

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