The UFC touched down in Rochester, New York this weekend and RDA picked up a massive win against Kevin Lee, with extra style points for the moustache. Plus wins for Luque, Ladd, Heinisch and some crazy knockouts. Then, at the midway point of 2019, we look back to 2018 and the picks we made on who we thought would be champ in each division at the end of the year. Some are good, and brilliantly bad!
UFC 237 and a huge win for Andrade in the main event. Big wins for Cannonier & Aldana, and an impressive display from Volkanoski. Plus the Brazilian fans. We had some Bellator as well with MVP and Jack Swagger. Next week is a great card in New York and we discuss who we think will win and what some of their odds are for an acca
On this week's podcast we are joined by the phenom Cory Mckenna who is making waves in Cage Warriors at only 29 years of age. We find out her hopes for the future, her amazing mindset, and also which books she is reading at the moment! Plus we look back at the UFC in Ottawa where Donald Cerrone picked up a massive win, as well as looking forward to the return of Thug Rose at UFC 237 this coming weekend.
This week we've got a great UFC card in Florida to look at with big performances for Hermansson, Perry & Glover among others. We also had Cage Warriors in Cardiff where Jack Shore defended his title. Rory McDonald progressed in Bellator, and a quick look at Darren Till's escapades! Then we look at next weeks UFC Card in Ottawa and make our picks, with some exciting fights to look forward to involving Iaquinta, Cowboy Cerrone, Brunson, Swanson & Burgos
This week we look back on a decent Russia card with big wins for Overeem and Makhachev. Then coming up we've got a massive fight in the UK with Jack Shore up against Scott Malone at Cage Warriors in Cardiff. Then a big night for the UFC in Florida with Jacare v Hermansson, Perry, Oliveira, Glover, Lineker and Sandhagen.
UFC 236 came with a huge amount of expectation and it didn't disappoint! Massive wins for Adesanya and Poirier to gain the interim title in their respective divisions. Where now for the winners and losers in those fights? Plus an outstanding performance from Rountree Jr. Then we move on to the news of the legend that is Ross Pearson retiring, and the news that TJ Dillashaw has been taking tips from Lance Armstrong.
No fights to recap this week but there has been plenty going on in the world of MMA. We've had the Conor Khabib Twitter storm, and a slightly smaller storm between Brad Pickett and Curtis Woodhouse. Plus we've had a bit of bare knuckle boxing and some odd decisions by the promoter. But next week is the big one! Holloway v Poirier, and Gastelum v Adesanya at UFC 236. We can't wait for this one and we break the fights down!
Conor McGregor retired this week, but do we believe him? Plenty of different options that could come out of that. Also, this weekend we had a great UFC card in Philadelphia with Gaethje getting a big win, as well as Paul Craig putting in a stellar performance for the UK. Then we had a big event over in OneFC, and Brad Pickett made his debut in bare knuckle boxing
This week the UFC Featherweight Contender Mike Grundy calls in to chat abou his recent win over Narimani, his wrestling career, and what the future holds for him. Plus we look back at the big upset in Pettis v Thompson. And we look ahead to a huge card in Philadelphia this weekend headlined by Barboza v Gaethje, with some more British interest on the card
Finally, the UFC swung into London and delivered a fantastic night of fights, including some very impressive performances from British fighters. The main event was a big surprise and disappointed us all, but where do both fighters go from here? We're also discussing the excellent commentary from Gooden, Hardy and Felder. Plus a little preview of Wonderboy v Pettis next week
Back in the studio recapping The Black Beast and JDS facing off this weekend. Some impressive performances on the card but its all about UFC London this week. So much British talent on show and there are bound to be some top scraps. Till, Edwards, Wood, Allen, Breese. The names go on!
This week we're joined by Jon Hegan to talk about his martial arts & military career. A Royce Gracie black belt, Judo black belt, and an expert in Krav Maga. Time spent in the Royal Marines was followed by years spent working in a centre for violent young offenders. Some greats stories and a good chat all round
A decent night of fights in Prague with big wins for Thiago Santos, Yan and Chrissy Fishgold. But this weekend is the huge UFC 235 event. Can Smith upset Jones? Will Woodley dominate Usman? Is Askren any good? Let us know what you think!
It was a heavyweight fight we had all been waiting for. But the return of Cain didn't quite go to plan. A big win for Francis but is there an asterisk? Plus big wins for Felder, Sterling & Kron Gracie. With Luque & Barbarena giving us a fight of the year contender. Then this week we've got UFC in Europe with Jan Blachowicz v Thiago Santos headlining the Prague event. A quiet card on paper usually turns out to be a good one!
The much hyped fight between MVP and Paul Daley took place this weekend, in a fight that didn't quite live up to the hype. But still some interesting talking points to take away from it. But the UFC tonight is what we've all been waiting for. The return of King Cain, taking on the monster that is Francis Ngannou? Who will win out in this one? Plus a stacked card featuring Vick, Felder, Fili, Kron Gracie, Myles Jury, Calvillo, Rivera and Sterling!
Two fights to look forward to at UFC 234, and then there was one. Whittaker in surgery and Adesenya getting the win over Silva. Still a few good performances on the card to look back on. Then it's the big one this weekend. MVP v Daley.
This week we look back at an incredible night of fights in Fortaleza, Brazil. Cards in Brazil never seem to disappoint. Moraes, Aldo, Walker, Maia and lots more. Plus, we reflect on the bitter disappointment of missing out on tickets for UFC London! Finished off with a preview of UFC 234 in Australia which is headlined by the hotly anticipated Middleweight title fight between Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum
No UFC to look at this weekend but there was a Bellator event with some interesting fights and some surprising results. Looking forward to next weekend, we've got a great fight card in Brazil to look at for UFC Fight Night 144. Assuncao, Moicano, Aldo, Moraes, Jonny Walker and Demian Maia are all fighting, which tells you everything about the quality of the card. Can we find any good bets to put on for our weekly accumulator?
An amazing night in Brooklyn for Fight Night 143, with Henry Cejudo staking his claim for a place on the P4P list. Big wins for Gregor Gillespie, Joanne Calderwood, and an incredible performance from the Cowyboy, Donald Cerrone. Plus we have a look at UFC London, Fedor v Bader, and a quick look to the UFC Fight Night card in Brazil in a couple of weeks.
The first epsiode of 2019! This week we take a belated look back at UFC 232 with all the Jones drama and an amazing win for Nunes. Follwed by a great card this weekend, the first of 2019, involving the little fight between Cejudo and Dillashaw for the Flyweight title, as well as a decent undercard. We also look forward to the coming year, and any changes we'd like to see made, or likely predictions. Plus, will we see a British takeover of MMA and the UFC?