The MMA Tonight crew returned to the 102.5 FM (Nashville) radio airwaves Wednesday night with guest, rising UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic, who is coming off the biggest win of his career against Roy Nelson at UFC 161 earlier this month. Stipe talked about his win over Nelson and what’s next for him inside the UFC’s heavyweight division.
We’ve got a big line-up for you tonight folks on Pro MMA Now Radio as we welcome TUF 7 and Bellator Tournament vet Luke Zachrich, UFC vet Daniel “Ninja” Roberts and WEC vet L.C. Davis. All three guys have upcoming fights in different promotions and we’ll bring them on to talk about their opponents and preparation. We will also recap UFC 161 and take a look at what’s coming down the MMA pike.
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.
It’s Sunday and you know what that means. Pro MMA Now Radio returns with another stacked show as we welcome Sam Alvey and Kurt Southern, who will both be competing at MFC 37 on May 10 LIVE on AXSTtv. Also, coming off a huge win in his UFC debut last week at the TUF 17 Finale, Ultimate Fighter 17 participant Bubba McDaniel will stop by. And last but not least, Strikeforce veteran Ovince Saint Preux joins us as he prepares to make his UFC debut this coming weekend at UFC 159.
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.
The MMA Tonight crew from 102.5 FM The Game is back this week to talk all things mixed martial arts. The guys start off by discussing transgender MMA fighter Fallon Fox and recent controversial comments made by UFC color commentator Joe Rogan about her. In addition, the guys talk about Georges St-Pierre’s UFC 158 performance and win over Nick Diaz and the “Organized Chaos” event taking place April 6 in Franklin, Tenn.