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    *****This is a Q&A for UFC Strawweight, Randa "Quiet Storm" Markos! She will answer your questions LIVE on SUNDAY the 15th of January at 5:00 PM EST. This thread will open when it is time. Remember to keep it clean & respectful otherwise dubs or bans will be handed out.*****



    Randa Markos was a Strawweight contestant on season 20 of The Ultimate Fighter. She will next be facing fellow contestant & winner of that season as well as former champion, Carla Esparza at UFC Fight Night 105 in Halifax on February 19.

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    Born in Iraq, turned Canadian, Randa holds a 6-4 pro MMA record with notable wins over the likes of Tecia Torres, Aisling Daly, Felice Herrig & Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger. She is a purple belt in BJJ & it shows as a majority of her wins have come by way of submission. On her season of The Ultimate Fighter, she was seen as the one of the biggest underdogs yet made it to the semi finals regardless. Randa also holds a 4-2 amateur MMA record & has competed in multiple grappling tournaments.

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    Twitter: @randamma
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    Hey, Randa

    Outside of fighting, what do you like to do for fun?

    Thanks for taking the time to answer our questions, and good luck on your next fight!

    #RedLikeABoss
     
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    Welcome Randa!!!!!!! What is your gameplan against Carla? And have you been training takedown defense?
     
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    Hey Randa, thanks for taking the time out to post
     
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    Do you miss Mike Goldberg?
     
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    try to get the fight standing of course. Been focusing on my wrestling and takedown defense
     
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    Hey Randa, whats your favorite MMA fight and WMMA fight?
     
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    Yes
     
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    war randa! are you looking to hunt the sub vs a wrestler like carla, knowing that she's going to be chasing the takedown? btw, you are one of the most beautiful fighters in the game!
     
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    Hi Randa,
    what is your favorite food to eat after winning a fight in the Octagon?
     
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    Hi Randa!! What was your experience at Tristar like and what made you make the move back to Michigan Top Team? (PS - Rooting for you as always!! Hope you get the win against Carla! #WARRANDA)
     
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    ronda vs holly and Lawler vs McDonald
     
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    hello, do you think psyching an opponent out before the fight plays a big part in getting a win?
    how far ahead of a fight will you stop strengh and conditioning, given the weight cut.
    also can you give carla a good dig from all of us at sherdog? kthanx
     
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    Hey Randa who's your favorite legend fighter, meaning one out of the generally agreed - fedor, anderson silva, gsp?
     
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    Hi Randa, do you have an explanation for this?

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    ???
     
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    Hi Randa!

    Would you be interested in competing in grappling tournaments during or after MMA? Things like IBJJF, EBI and other grappling organizations
     
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    Hi Randa!
    Did you happen to watch Invicta FC 21 yesterday?
    If you were Celine Haga would you appeal the decision that you lost the fight with Montenegro (who seems to have been unconscious at the bell).
     
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    Out of all your opponents you've fought which fighter was physically the strongest? Also, who is the hardest hitter you've faced?
     
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