Out on the fringes of martial arts two famous people — actor Idris Elba and former professional wrestler CM Punk — have been making noises about competing in professional combat.
Punk has already had one MMA bout. It didn’t go well. Elba, meanwhile, is actively training to compete in muay thai.
While few people think their journeys will be filled with victories, they will be filled with teachable moments the rest of us can learn from.
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