A guest on Wednesday’s episode of MMA Tonight (102.5 FM Nashville), Daniel Cormier discussed his upcoming co-main event fight with Frank Mir taking place this Saturday at UFC on Fox 7. A 2004 Olympian, Cormier also shared his thoughts on wrestling being in danger of being dropped from the Olympics and how the UFC may be able to help. Hosts Darren McFarland and Chris Pappas also discussed the upcoming UFC 159 card and much more.
Former LSU fullback Shawn Jordan (13-4) was one of the Strikeforce heavyweights who made the the transition to the UFC last year. Since competing inside the Octagon, the 28-year-old Jordan has gone 1-1, knocking out Oli Thompson at UFC on FX 2, and most recently, dropping a decision to Cheick Kongo at UFC 149.
Jordan will return to action on Saturday when he faces Chicago lawman Mike Russow on the UFC on FOX 6 preliminary card live on FX. Jordan was a guest on MMA Tonight on 102.5 FM The Game this week with Darren McFarland and the boys and discussed the upcoming fight and how he thinks it’s going to play out.
Xtreme Fighting Championships President and Founder John Prisco was a guest Friday morning on 102.5 FM’s 1st Quarter MMA segment to discuss next week’s “XFC 18: Music City Mayhem” fight card which takes place at Municipal Auditorium in Nashville and airs live on HDNet.
Undefeated UFC rising heavyweight Stipe Miocic (9-0) was a guest this past week on 102.5 FM The Game’s (Nashville Sports Radio) 1st Quarter morning show to talk about his big win over Shane Del Rosario at UFC 146 and his future in the UFC heavyweight division.
Check out this interview with UFC welterweight interim champion Carlos Condit who was a guest on Thursday’s episode of the 1st Quarter radio show on 102.5 FM The Game (Nasvhille Sports Radio).
Glenn Robinson of Authentic Sports Management, explains his role as manager and why those MMA fighters who feel they don’t need a manager have likely never received the services of a good one.