This is the eighth episode of Pro UKMMA Now Radio hosted by Jay Cee. This show features an interview with Matt Ewin, who fights out of Trojan Free Fighters gym and will be taking on Andrew Punshon at Made 4 The Cage 10 this Saturday, May 25th. Jay also speaks with Lee Decker about his promotion, Amateur Cage Battles, and their sixth event, which takes place this Saturday.
No. 3 ranked UFC lightweight Gray Maynard will face No. 5 ranked T.J. Grant Saturday night at UFC 160 in Las Vegas. The winner of the bout has been promised a title shot against reigning champion Benson Henderson.
Maynard was a guest on MMA Tonight (102.5 FM The Game – Nashville) Wednesday evening and discussed the upcoming fight with Grant and shared his thoughts on a potential title shot should he win.
The former fighter of the UFC organization, the represser of the best heavyweight’s fighter of that Federation, will soon rival Mariusz Pudzianowski at the KSW23 Event, which will be held in Ergo Arena Gdańsk/Sopot, at June 8, 2013. Who is He? It is the fighter coming from Mineapolis, Sean McCorkle also known as “Big Sexy”!
After a scouting expedition that took Bellator Talent Development Director and former MMA fighter Zach Light throughout the United Kingdom, Bellator has added three English standouts to the roster as Martin Stapleton, Rob Sinclair and Paul Sass have all signed long-term promotional agreements with Bellator MMA.
The PPV portion of the card will start at the usual 10 p.m. ET time slot, with preliminary fights airing on Facebook at 3:35 p.m. ET and FX at 5 p.m. ET. The main event and co-main event will feature heavyweight bouts. UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will rematch Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in the main event. Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos will take on Mark Hunt in the co-main event. The Countdown to UFC 160 show highlighted these four fighters as they prepare to do battle on Saturday night.