WSOF 12′s Brandon “Hot Rod” Hempleman thinks he’ll be too much for Vila to handle
(Courtesy of Heidi Fang www.mmafightcorner.com)
It’s been a year full of ups and downs for Brandon “Hot Rod” Hempleman (9-2). Ever since losing his debut to Marlon Moraes, recovering from a broken leg, and then seeing fight after fight nixed due to various circumstances, the Idaho native has seen his share of setbacks. Regardless, the tenacious scrapper with an impenetrable spirit is focused on making a statement in 2014 and putting those obstacles in his rear view. When the bantamweight joined the MMA Fight Corner, he explained how ready he is to get back on track when he makes his return at WSOF 12 on Aug. 9.
Following his hard fought battle against Moraes at WSOF 4, Hempleman spent months recovering from a broken fibula he suffered in the fight. … Read More »