VIDEO: Michael Bisping Meets His Doppelganger at UFC Fight Night

Published 06/20/2021, 12:00 PM EDT


Former middleweight champion of the UFC, Michael Bisping, shared a hilarious moment with the heavyweight fighter Josh Parisian in the post-fight interview at UFC Vegas 29.

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Bisping retired from combat sports after his last fight against Kelvin Gastelum in 2017. However, he was a part of the commentary team at the Vegas 29 event on June 19, 2021.

During a post-fight interview with the American fighter Parisian, the fighter said, “Hey, I’ve been told I look just like you.” to which the veteran fighter burst into laughter and said, “(laughing) Just like me. You’re a lucky man.”

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It seemed to be friendly banter between two fellow UFC fighters. Michael Bisping has entertained us with several such moments. Before becoming a commentator he was a UFC champion. Here’s a look back at his career.

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Michael Bisping: ‘The Count’

NEW YORK, NY – NOVEMBER 04: Georges St-Pierre of Canada celebrates his submission victory over Michael Bisping of England in their UFC middleweight championship bout during the UFC 217 event inside Madison Square Garden on November 4, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

The former middleweight champion of the ultimate fighting championship, Michael Bisping is one of the most celebrated fighters in history. The Brit has a record of 30-9-0. He has fought many prominent names of UFC in his professional career. He is two times the middleweight champion of UFC.

‘The Count’ is a great trash talker and has entertained his fans by challenging and humiliating his opponents during his UFC career. The 42-year-old is a skilled kick boxer and a black belt in Ju-Jitsu. Bisping has never lost a fight since his MMA debut until Rashad Evans broke his streak at UFC 78 via split decision.

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The former champion has appeared in 39 matches of his professional career. He 16 TKO and four submission win under his name. However, Bisping retired after his last loss against Kelvin Gastelum on November 25, 2017.

The Englishman now hosts a show alongside comedian Luis Gomez on satellite radio. They talk about funny MMA news and pop culture in their podcast. Despite being retired from professional fighting, Michael Bisping entertains the combat fans with his funny persona and commentary.

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