Weekend Combat

photo: India Times

India’s Olympic wrestling sensation, Beijing bronze medallist Sushil Kumar, who wore the flag at the Olympic opening ceremonies in London has his match this Sunday. Kumar has been a vegetarian since birth. Like Kumar, MMA fighter Jake shields also is a life-long vegetarian and has recently gone vegan. He fights this weekend at UFC 150 against Ed Herman. Shields has bulked up to 185 and will be throwing down with his grappling, jiu itsu and striking skills.


Written by joshuakatcher

Joshua Katcher is an adjunct professor of fashion at Parsons The New School. His research focuses on sustainability and ethics in fashion production. He started The Discerning Brute in 2008 as a resource for men who want to make intelligent decisions concerning their lifestyles. With a focus on “fashion, food & etiquette for the ethically handsome man”, The Discerning Brute produces expert, essential content and boldly takes a stand. Brave GentleMan, the integrated, eCommerce brother-site of The Discerning Brute was launched in 2011 and features “principled attire” and “smart supplies” handpicked for informed indulgence.
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