Dillishaw, TUF PreviewUltimate Fighter Bantamweight TJ Dillishaw came in to talk about his fight this weekend at the TUF Finale in his attempt to become the first Bantamweight Ultimate Fighter Champion. TJ also talked about Team Alpha Male, teammates fighting teammates, Bisping, Mayhem and the fighter in the house that he would most want to punch in the face! In The Opening Round, Pep previewed The Ultimate Fighter Finale and discussed some of the issues in MMA this week.
Chandler, UFC 139 RecapNewly crowned Bellator Lightweight Champion Michael Chandler came in to talk about his Fight of the Year candidate against perennial top 5 lightweight Eddie Alvarez that saw Chandler upset Alvarez and take the belt while preserving his undefeated 9-0 record. In The Opening Round, Pep recapped the amazing UFC 139 event and an incredible weekend in mixed martial arts.
Faber, UFC on FOX 1 Recap, UFC 139 PreviewTop UFC Bantamweight Urijah Faber came in to talk about his upcoming fight at UFC 139 against Brian Bowles, what he would do differently in a rematch with Dominick Cruz, Mendes/Aldo, Dillishaw on TUF, Kid Yamamoto and more. In The Opening Round, MMA Mania's Jesse Holland joined Pep to preview UFC 139 and recap UFC on FOX 1.
Munoz, UFC 137 Recap, UFC 138 PreviewTop UFC Middleweight Mark Munoz came in to talk about his upcoming fight at UFC 138 against Chris Leben, five round non-title fights, MMA fighters as role models and more. In The Opening Round, MMA Mania's Jesse Holland joined Pep to preview UFC 138, recap UFC 137 and talk about Viacom's purchase of the Bellator Fighting Championships.
Cowboy Cerrone, UFC 137 PreviewTop UFC Lightweight Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone came in to talk about his upcoming fight at UFC 137 against Dennis Siver, who he wants next, whether he'll live to 50 and fighting teammates. In The Opening Round, MMA Mania's Jesse Holland joined Pep to preview UFC 137. The event takes place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on Saturday, October 29th and live on Pay Per View.
Scott Jorgensen and Danny DownesTop UFC Bantamweight Scott Jorgensen and Lightweight Danny Downes came in to talk about their upcoming fights at UFC 137 and a host of other topics. Jorgensen is slated to take on Jeff Curran while Downes faces Ramsey Nijem.
Pettis, UFC 136 RecapUFC Lightweight Anthony Pettis made his way back to the show days after his first UFC win at UFC 136 over Jeremy Stephens. MMA Mania's Jesse Holland joined Pep in The Opening Round for a UFC 136 recap.
Maynard, UFC Live Recap, UFC 136 PreviewUFC Lightweight number one contender Gray Maynard made his way back to the show days before his title fight with Frankie Edgar at UFC 136, and much more. USA Today's Sergio Non joined Pep in The Opening Round for a UFC on Versus Live recap and a look forward to UFC 136.
Evans, Anik, UFC 135 RecapUFC Light Heavyweight number one contender Rashad Evans came in for another "Suga & Pep" segment and talked about his upcoming title fight with rival Jon Jones, UFC 135, Jones' fight with Rampage and more. ESPN's Jon Anik joined Pep in The Opening Round for a UFC 135 recap and a look forward to UFC Versus Live 6.
Larkin, UFC 135 Preview, Fight Night Recap Strikeforce Challengers headliner Lorenz Larkin came in for the Toe To Toe segment and talked about his upcoming main event fight with Nick Rossborough, his undefeated combat sports record in boxing and MMA, his future with Strikeforce and the UFC and a potential matchup with Ovince St. Preux.
Ellenberger, Fight Night Preview, SF RecapUFC Battle on the Bayou headliner Jake Ellenberger came in for the Toe To Toe segment and talked about his upcoming fight with Jake Shields, the UFC welterweight title picture, Jon Fitch and his MMA career that has seen him fight all over the world for many different promotions. Also more about Strikeforce Grand Prix, UFC 137 and more...
Former Strikeforce Champ King Mo Lawal And UFC 134 Top Ten
This week's Pro MMA Radio will feature another "Top Ten Things You Need to Know" about UFC 134. In our Toe To Toe segment, former Strikeforce Light Heavyweight King Mo Lawal visits Pro MMA Radio as he prepares to face Roger Gracie at the Strikeforce Grand Prix on September 10th in Cincinnati, Ohio, televised on Showtime.
UFC on Fox, UFC 134 Preview and Matt HamillUFC on Fox, UFC 134 Preview and Matt Hamill—Latest recap of the UFC on Fox deal as well as a preview of UFC 134. Also, In our Toe To Toe segment, recently retired UFC Light Heavyweight Matt Hamill comes back to Pro MMA Radio with his trainer, Duff Holmes.
Evans, UFC on Versus 5 RecapFormer UFC Light Heavyweight Champion and current number one contender Rashad Evans came in to discuss his UFC 133 win over Tito Ortiz, Rampage Jackson, Jon Jones and his new training camp in Boca Raton, Florida. In The Opening Round, Sergio Non of USA Today joined Pep to recap the UFC on Versus Live 5 event.
Chris Lytle And UFC 133 Top TenChris Lytle and our UFC 133 "Top Ten Things You Need to Know"--Lytle is 4-1 in his last five fights in the UFC. He is also considering a run at political office in his home state of Indiana. MMA Mania's Jesse Holland also joins Pep for the "Top Ten Things You Need to Know" from UFC 133, and much more.
Jorge Rivera, UFC 133 Preview and SF RecapThe Jorge Rivera came in to discuss his upcoming fight at UFC 133 with Constantinos Philippou, his extensive MMA career and overcoming personal tragedy. In The Opening Round, Pep was joined by Mike Straka to preview UFC 133 and recap Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson.
Pyle, Villefort and Strikeforce PreviewMike Pyle came in to discuss his upcoming fight at UFC 133 with Rory Macdonald as well as his extensive MMA career. Strikeforce fighter Yuri Villefort came by to talk about growing up the son of a BJJ legend, his web video series "I Just Want to Fight" chronicling his rehab from recent knee surgery and his future in MMA.
In The Opening Round, Pep was joined by MMA Mania's Jesse Holland to preview Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson.
Chad Mendes, Danny Castillo and Joe CasonTop UFC Featherweight Chad "Money" Mendes, UFC Lightweight Danny Castillo, and Strikeforce newcomer Joe Cason all join Pep for a round of updates and much more. Also, in the Opening Round Pep covers upcoming fight cards at UFC 133, 136 and 137, as well as the Marquardt TRT issue.
UFC Superstars Rashad Evans and Melvin Guillard!Evans joined Pep for another "Suga & Pep" segment as he gets ready to take on undefeated Phil Davis in the main event at UFC 133 while Guillard just scored another first round KO at UFC 132 to put him in title contention in the Lightweight division.
Lembo, TRT and UFC 132 Top Ten!Listen to the interview with New Jersey Athletic Commission Counsel Nick Lembo. Lembo addressed the commission's stance and actions regarding the Nate Marquardt controversy and the issues surrounding TRT and Therapeutic Use Exemptions. In The Opening Round, Pep was joined by MMA Mania's Jesse Holland to recap UFC 132 with a "Ten Things You Need to Know ..." segment.
Faber, Masvidal, UFC 132 Preview, UFC Versus 4 Recap!Faber takes on division champion Dominick Cruz in the main event at UFC 132 while Masvidal hopes to get a shot at Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez. In The Opening Round, MMA Mania's Jesse Holland joined Pep to talk about the Nate Marquardt controversy, recap UFC on Versus 4 and preview UFC 132.
UFC WW Contender Rick Story and LW Standout Cowboy CerroneIt's number one contender week on Pro MMA Radio as top UFC Bantamweight Contender Urijah Faber and top Strikeforce Lightweight Contender Jorge Masvidal headline this week's show. In The Opening Round, we'll have a recap of UFC on Versus: Story vs. Marquardt and a preview of UFC 132.
Tony Ferguson and UFC 131 RecapTUF 13 Champion Tony Ferguson headlines Pro MMA Radio just one week after his stunning KO of the Night against Ramsey Nijem. Also get the full recap of UFC 131, and more right here.
Kenny Florian and Mark Munoz Kenny Florian and Mark Munoz make their way to Pro MMA Radio this week just days before their respective fights at UFC 131. Also get the full recap of the TUF 13 Finale, a preview of UFC 131, and more.
UFC 130 Winners Frank Mir and Rick StoryPost UFC 130 -- Frank Mir and newly minted welterweight contender Rick Story join Pep to discuss their fights and futures in their respective divisions. USA Today's Sergio Non also joined Pep to recap UFC 130.
Matt "The Hammer" Hamill and Trainer Duff HolmesIn The Opening Round, we'll have a full preview of UFC 130 and a discussion Chael Sonnen's latest CSAC appearance. UFC Light Heavyweight Matt "The Hammer" Hamill also joins the show to talk about the biggest fight of his life against Quinton Jackson in the main event of UFC 130.
UFC Superstars Rashad Evans and Brian StannUFC Light-Heavyweight contender Rashad Evans returns for another "Suga & Pep" segment to talk about all the drama surrounding his cancelled fight ... Brian Stann will also join the show as he gets ready for Jorge Santiago on the main card at UFC 130.
Chad Mendes and Steve CofieldUFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo's next opponent, Chad "Money" Mendes, returns to Pro MMA Radio to talk about his upcoming title shot. Also, Yahoo! Sports MMA blogger, Steve Cofield, joins Pep to talk Diaz/Lacy and more.
UFC 129 Post Fight Wrap-UpUFC 129 had it all ... The biggest crowd in UFC history, highlight reel knockouts and submissions, the final trip to the Octagon for UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture, and much more. Get the recap right here with Larry and Canada's top MMA journalist Neil Davidson.
GSP Head Trainer Firas Zahabi and FORM Athletics' President Mark MillerGSP's head trainer, Firas Zahabi makes his debut appearance on PMR as he readies UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre for fight against Jake Shields at UFC 129. FORM Athletics co-founder and President, Mark Miller, also joins Pep to talk about founding the company with UFC Superstar Urijah Faber.
NJSAC Counsel Nick Lembo, MMA Judging SeminarPep and Lembo dissected the judging criteria outlined in the Unified Rules of MMA and gave an accurate perspective of how and when the rules were adopted. Jesse Holland and Pep also talked about other hot issues in MMA.
Rashad Evans and Keith KizerNevada State Athletic Commission Executive Director Keith Kizer joins Pro MMA Radio to discuss Thiago Silva, Chael Sonnen, drug testing and more. Rashad Evans also stops by to discuss his upcoming fight with Jon Jones. This and more on this weeks's edition of PMR.
Veteran UFC Fighters Urijah Faber and Charlie ValenciaUrijah Faber and Charlie Valencia both join Pro MMA Radio as they prepare for their next opponents at UFC 132 and UFC 129 respectively. In The Opening Round, CBS Radio's Dave Farra joins Pep to talk Strikeforce, TUF and more.
Premiere MMA Trainer Greg JacksonTrainer Greg Jackson returns this Monday to talk about the incredible trajectory of new Light Heavyweight Champion, Jon Jones, and the upcoming fight between former team member Rashad Evans. Will he coach? Plus: Recap of UFC Fight Night 24.
Anthony Johnson, Rashad Evans and Jon AnikUFC Welterweight knockout specialist Anthony Johnson, UFC Number One contender Rashad Evans and ESPN's Jon Anik join Pep for an action packed show covering UFC Fight Night 24 and a recap of UFC 128.
UFC Light-Heavyweight Rashad EvansEvans makes his way back to PMR to break down UFC 128 in another "Suga & Pep" segment and share his true thoughts and feelings about his future in MMA. Also, get the latest about Zuffa's purchase of its biggest competitor, Strikeforce.
UFC Middleweight Mark Munoz & UFC 127 RecapFast rising UFC Middleweight Mark Munoz returns to Pro MMA Radio just days before he fights CB Dollaway in the Co-Main Event of UFC on Versus 3. Also, get the complete recap of UFC 127 - all right here!
Rashad Evans, Chris Lytle and SF RecapListen to PMR's interview with former Rashad Evans and Chris Lytle. Evans joined Pep for Pro MMA Radio's exclusive, inaugural Suga & Pep segment and addressed a host of issues surrounding the knee injury he suffered ... Lytle discusses not having the opportunity to fight Condit. Also get a full preview of UFC 127 right here.
New York Assemblyman Bob Reilly!New York State Assemblyman Bob Reilly is identified as the chief opponent to the legalization of mixed martial arts in New York, openly and consistently arguing against—plus, a full recap of the stacked UFC 126 Superbowl Saturday card in Sin city.
UFC Superstar Jon Jones & Chad Mendes!UFC Light Heavyweight Superstar Jon "Bones" Jones returns to Pro MMA Radio just days before he faces the toughest challenge of his stellar career ... Undefeated Featherweight Chad "Money" Mendes joins as well. In the opening round Pep is joined by MMA publicist Phil Lanides who will cover Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Cyborg.
Top UFC Lightweight Kenny Florian!Top UFC Lightweight and ESPN MMA Live analyst Kenny Florian returns to Pro MMA Radio to talk about the injury that caused him to withdraw from UFC's Fight for the Troops. Donovan Craig of FIGHT! Magazine also joins Pep to recap Fight for the Troops and more.
UFC Fight for the Troops Main Eventer Evan Dunham!Evan Dunham headlines Pro MMA Radio just days before he takes on Melvin Guillard in the main event of UFC Fight for the Troops 2 ... Also this week: Dave Farra joins Pep to preview Fight for the Troops, Strikeforce, and more.
UFC Fight For The Troops Headliner Melvin Guillard!Guillard headlines this week's Pro MMA Radio as he readies for fellow top contender Evan Dunham ... Also this week: Sports Senior MMA and boxing writer Kevin Iole talks about Strikeforce, upcoming TUF, and more.
UFC Lightweight Contender Clay Guida & UFC 125!Top UFC Lightweight Clay "The Carpenter" Guida makes his way back to Pro MMA Radio days after scoring one of the biggest wins of his MMA career at UFC 125 - Plus, get the full recap of UFC 125.