And that’s why Rampage may fight at heavyweight in Bellator. Seriously. Rampage Jackson is known for being a tough guy to work with — he just does what he wants, like a big kid — and that makes getting to the light heavyweight limit of 206 a sometimes extremely challenging goal to make. Mike Dolce is famous for helping fighters lose weight and maintain strength through the appropriately named Dolce Diet. He’s gone through the weight cuts himself as a fighter, making an appearance on TUF and the UFC, but he’s come into his own as a nutritionist.
You could imagine Dolce has some interesting stories to tell, and he delivered on USA Today:
Case Keefer (USA Today): What was the toughest weight cut or training camp you’ve ever had to oversee?
Mike Dolce: Chael was 233 pounds six weeks before the Michael Bisping fight. To go from 233 to 185 in six weeks is insane. The hardest issue — I would have to say Rampage is the hardest I’ve ever had to deal with. Not because he was the biggest or he...