Amitya Soni is a UFC writer at EssentiallySports. After earning his Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature, Amitya is looking to combine his passion for writing with his love for MMA. He plans to use his flair for writing to help look past the violence of Combat Sports and aims to unravel its intricacies and nuances. Amitya has been a staunch supporter of Conor McGregor since his early conquests of the featherweight division and has been following the UFC ever since then. Aside from Combat Sports, Amitya is also passionate about his fitness and enjoys writing poetry in his spare time.