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.
UFC President Dana White has been very public about his disdain for UFC heavyweight Roy “Big Country” Nelson. White’s constant comments about Nelson’s weight and looks would likely get him sued if he was Nelson’s boss in a normal 9-to-5 working environment. Imagine the backlash if White made similar comments about one of his female fighters.
The following quotes are from tonight’s UFC 161 POSTFIGHT SHOW ON FUEL TV for UFC 161: EVANS VS. HENDERSON. The show was hosted by Karyn Bryant, with UFC bantamweight ChampionDominick Cruz, light heavyweight Chael Sonnen and heavyweight Daniel Cormier offering analysis. Ariel Helwani conducted interviews on-site.
The UFC 161 PPV event took place on Saturday night in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, for the very first time. The main event saw former UFC light heavyweight champ Rashad Evans outwork former Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson to win a split decision. Check out that fight and more full fight video highlights right here.