Originally written on North Texas Fisticuffs  |  Last updated 8/27/14
In speaking with Joseph Salas there is an unmistakable air of calm resolve that typically is absent in  speaking with a fighter in the infant stage of their professional careers.  Often, thoughtfulness and introspection is overshadowed my youthful exuberance and the brashness of youth.  Not so with Salas who speaks in genuine tones with a resolve that far surpasses his 29 years on the planet.  One gets the feeling that it take a lot to make the even-keeled Salas lose his cool but that is not to say he is devoid of emotion.  In fact, in discussions surrounding his burgeoning MMA career, Salas sounds downright giddy at times. Of course, Salas has reason to be excited as the Houston-born, Dallas raised fighter is set to make his third professional fight, his first in North Texas, fighting this Saturday at XKO 15.  Salas’ first fight in front of his hometown fans is no easy task as he sets to do battle with highly regarded fighter Casey Hudson.  Though Saturday will make only his third...
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