“My Condolences to the Families of Brian’s Opponents”: As 441 Lbs Brian Shaw Skips Over Arm Wrestling and Grip Strength to Join a Different Sport, Fitness World Is Scared for His Opponents

A few months back, strongman Brian Shaw announced his retirement from strongman competitions. He had reached the peak of his career by winning the title of the Strongest Man on Earth. Afterward, he took a break from his tiring schedule and went for stem cell treatment, which was a success.

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However, the four-time  World’s Strongest Man competition winner recently surprised his fans with some thrilling updates about his career. He once revealed about having an interest in arm wrestling. But this time, he has something else to share. Fans were very supportive of the new plans he’s going to pursue.

Brian Shaw is set making his MMA debut


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He recently shared a video on his YouTube channel, revealing an unexpected turn of events. While confessing about his new career path, Shaw seemed nervous and excited at the same time. Well, according to the video, he is completely ready to face the challenges.

In the video, he said, “I have showed interest in arm wrestling I have showed interest in different feats of grip strength ,but I had no clue that I was going to be presented with an opportunity to get into MMA fighting. So this kind of came out of the blue out of left field, something I was not expecting at all.” Like Shaw said, the opportunity was unexpected for him as well.

After his declaration about MMA, his fans were loaded with excitement and happiness. The 41-year-old athlete’s dedication, prowess, and sheer determination are remarkable. These qualities made him an icon in the sports community. They are eagerly waiting for him to follow his new sport journey. However, his fans were concerned about those who would fight against the giant.


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Fans react positively to Brian Shaw’s decision

One fan wrote in full excitement and prayed for the opponents who would fight against Shaw. He said, “My condolences to the families of Brian’s opponents.” Another complimented him by saying “Brian’s ability to give 120% effort is his real strength.

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They left comments in the video saying, “Brian is a man of focus, commitment, and sheer will. He will take this to a level far higher than Eddie or Thor!“This is an awesome idea. Dude is 6’8 and has a foundation of strength that is truly terrifying once he adds endurance,” said another fan, positive about Shaw’s prospects in MMA. His decision astounded one user who wrote, “The man never ceases to amaze me. Hats off to this absolute legend.” 


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What’s your point of view on this legendary strongman’s determination to enter the MMA? Share your thoughts in the comments below.

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