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Australian UFC star Shannon Ross is hoping that his wife can provide the inspiration needed to help him snap his three-fight losing streak.
Ross, 34, has revaled that his wife, Rebecca, will be 'in the cage, talking s*** to me' when he takes on undefeated rival Hyun Sung Park in the penultimate UFC card of the year.
The Gold Coast couple, who share four children together, will head to the UFC Apex with head coach Miles Muece and Casey O'Neill - a rising star in the women's flyweight division.
Ross joined the UFC in unorthodox fashion. He lost his fight against Vinicius Salvador on Dana White's Contender Series last year, but after learning that the Queenslander had ruptured his appendix having fought with acute appendicitis, UFC boss White decided to give him a contract.
But he has had a torrid start to life on the big stage, losing to Jesus Aguilar (17 seconds) and Kleydson Rodrigues (59 seconds) in the first round.
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