Castillo is one of the squad’s most underappreciated members. He’s won five of his last six scraps including success against Paul Sass, John Cholish, and Anthony Njokuani. He’s also never lost to an opponent without UFC experience. Castillo is tough and technical, serving as a difficult test for any adversary he encounters.
There are lots of MMA gyms out there but there’s only one Team Alpha Male. Known for producing fighters from smaller weight-classes, the California crew boasts an elite group of competitors including more than one UFC title-contender. Members like T.J. Dillashaw, Chad Mendes, and Joseph Benavidez are more like a family than simply training partners thanks to the leadership of Urijah Faber, and the future is looking brighter than ever thanks to the inclusion of seasoned striker Duane Ludwig on the coaching front. (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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