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Dec 7, 2015 9:24 am

Chael Sonnen on McGregor Interview: “The secret to success is failure”

There has been a great deal of buzz about the largest event in UFC history. Chael Sonnen gives his ideas on the headliner. MMAFighing captures the quotes. “I have never seen a fight of this magnitude where both guys are so scared that they’re going to lose,” Sonnen told Submission Radio. “Every time you have...

Dec 2, 2015 1:49 pm

Klitschko rematch will go down! “Failure is not an option!”

Wladimir Klitschko has announced that he will fight for the world heavyweight title by taking up his option for an immediate rematch with new champ Tyson Fury sometime in 2016. Tyson Fury won by unanimous decision against the Ukrainian in Dusseldorf, Germany, to win the WBA, IBF and WBO belts.  The contract for the fight...


Nov 30, 2015 10:45 am

Urijah Faber eyes fight with former pupil turned champion T.J. Dillashaw

A fight between Urijah Faber and T.J. Dillashaw is more than just a fight between former teammates. It is a classic story of pupil growing to fight his mentor, who in this tale happens to be Urijah Faber. Faber recently spoke with Submission Radio and sees no issues with fighting the kid he helped turn into...

Nov 25, 2015 3:03 pm

Interview With Paige VanZant: ” I want to say it wasn’t hard”

Paige “12 Gauge” VanZant is on the fasttrack conversation with Submission Radio, VanZant admitted that pursuing her dreams and avoiding the negativity can be overwhelming. Paige speaks with submission radio. “I wanna say it wasn’t hard, but it was,” she said. “I do take what people say to heart, and it was hard at first, but...

Nov 25, 2015 8:36 am

Holm knew all along that Rousey was beatable

Since winning the UFC women’s bantamweight championship Holly Holm has been making her rounds on various high-profile talk shows to discuss her historic UFC 193 win over Ronda Rousey. With that being said, Holm has had plenty of opportunities to criticize Rousey for the one-sided fight, yet she hasn’t taken any of them. In fact,...

Nov 25, 2015 8:29 am

Shamrock to critics: Stop age discrimination!

When Bellator announced that Ken Shamrock would be fighting Royce Gracie at Bellator 149 on February 19th, many fans rolled their eyes. Memes came out regarding the fight, joking that it would be sponsored by Life Alert, pointing out that the combined age of the two men will be 100 years old on fight night....

Nov 23, 2015 3:24 pm

Michael Bisping explains wanting the fight with Anderson Silva once again

Michael Bisping can’t seem to make up his mind. “The Count” went from campaigning for a chance to fight former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva, to saying he would never fight him with his previous positive tests for steroids, to now wanting to fight “The Spider” once again. Bisping has gone on a whirlwind with...

Nov 21, 2015 5:49 pm

UFC FN 78 Results: Fili Keeps Prelim Knockout Streaks Alive

By Joe “JD” David   Andre Fili pressed when he needed to and placed a well timed head kick before the end of the first round. Gabriel Benitez (18-5-0) has never fought outside his home country of Mexico in his UFC career(2-0), and will be trying to make it three straight wins Saturday night. Standing...

Nov 19, 2015 5:18 pm

Condit inspired by Holm’s performance ahead of UFC 195 title fight

Carlos Condit is currently gearing up for his UFC 195 title shot against UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler on January 2nd. There are certainly exciting things happening at the Jackson-Winkeljohn gym in Albuquerque New Mexico, where Condit trains, specifically Holly Holm winning the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Condit spoke on MMAJunkie Radio to discuss why...

Nov 19, 2015 9:32 am

Sonnen predicts the outcome of Holly Holm vs Ronda Rousey rematch

Chael Sonnen knows all about the art of selling fights. The former UFC title contender spoke with ESPN radio on Wednesday about the future of the UFC after one of their biggest stars in Ronda Rousey lost the title to Holly Holm (transcribed by MMA Fighting): “When Dana White, our president, sinks his teeth into this and...

Nov 19, 2015 6:53 am

Sonnen: Rousey was a product of the media

This past Saturday Holly Holm proved to the MMA world that Ronda Rousey is in fact beatable. Holm put on a flawless performance over the course of nearly two rounds until she finally put Rousey away with a brutal left head kick that knocked her out cold. Former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen explained on...

Nov 17, 2015 3:30 pm

Holm talks “satisfying” feeling of punching Rousey in the face

Saturday night in Melbourne Australia Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 193 to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. While there was a mutual respect between the two women until the weigh-ins, where they got into a bit of a scuffle, Holm admitted she was...

Nov 14, 2015 6:41 am

White refutes rumors of staged Rousey-Holm scuffle

Yesterday at the UFC 193 weigh-ins Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm got into a brief scuffle that came as a result of Holm resting her fist on Rousey’s face during the staredown. UFC President Dana White separated the two before things got out of hand, and defused the situation, however he still believes he didn’t...

Nov 13, 2015 11:32 am

Jon Jones sends Holly Holm motivation ahead of title fight with Ronda Rousey

Holly Holm’s life could be much different after this weekend if she can dethrone the UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Holm has the chance to take out one of the sport’s most dominant athletes to ever grace the Octagon. As Holm readies to fight in front of the UFC’s potentially largest crowd in attendance history,...

Nov 3, 2015 10:47 am

Paige VanZant: ‘I’ve had a very, very hard road to get to the UFC’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant recently spoke with Submission Radio about her critics and her blessings with her career in mixed martial arts. VanZant ranked number 6 in the UFC strawweight division has an upcoming bout with number 3 ranked Rose Namajunas, at UFC Fight Night 80 on Dec. 10 at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan...

Nov 2, 2015 11:02 am

Gunnar Nelson wants Conor McGregor to move up to lightweight

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor’s cut down to featherweight is taxing. The interim featherweight champion shows up to weigh-ins looking like a shell of his normal self, and with the UFC’s recent IV ban, McGregor’s chances of going up to lightweight have increased significantly. Earlier this week McGregor’s teammate Gunnar Nelson gave his thoughts...

Nov 2, 2015 9:13 am

Mendes: ‘Nik Lentz would destroy McGregor’

Some critics have ridiculed top featherweight Chad “Money” Mendes’ conditioning after his loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 189. Mendes took the McGregor fight on short notice and has made it clear that a full camp would result in a different outcome. “The only people that are questioning my conditioning are Conor McGregor nut-hangers, and...

Oct 30, 2015 11:11 am

John Lineker looks to be the ‘giant at bantamweight’

UFC veteran John Lineker is looking to build his name in the bantamweight division, and may be able to do that with a potential revenge match with Bryan Caraway. “I saw that Bryan Caraway wants to fight me,” Lineker wrote to MMA Junkie. “I also heard he’s friends with Francisco Rivera, so I guess he...

Oct 29, 2015 3:48 pm

King Mo: Me versus Tito Ortiz would be a hate crime

[ooyala code=”hlMXhneDrAx79QDHF-nSiw3AnCA2CQdu” player_id=”26a050614fc041abbebb2f55b27fcae4″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] On the most recent episode of the popular MMA podcast ‘The Brutally Honest Show,’ the guys spent some time speaking with Bellator Star King Mo Lawal. To kick off the interview, King Mo discussed the rib injury he sustained at the Bellator tournament earlier this year. “I feel good...

Oct 29, 2015 1:13 pm

Tim Kennedy: Don’t buy my Fight Kit, I make pennies

[ooyala code=”E3bndneDqp0fj7r4NA0EBBJ8szwNpjbq” player_id=”26a050614fc041abbebb2f55b27fcae4″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] On the most recent episode of the popular MMA podcast ‘The Brutally Honest Show,’ the guys spent some time speaking with American hero Tim kennedy To kick off Kennedy’s appearance on the show, he discussed his role in the upcoming zombie movie, ‘Range 15’ which also features several...

Oct 29, 2015 11:08 am

Female Boxing Champion: ‘I would knock out Ronda Rousey, plain and simple”

[ooyala code=”dlcHhneDoy1n7jJftSKgsWbAO2sPTFnm” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] On the most recent episode of the popular MMA podcast ‘The Brutally Honest Show,’ the guys spent some time speaking with Female boxing champion Layla McCarter who first discussed her thoughts about UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey recently appearing on the cover of Ring magazine, and whether...

Oct 29, 2015 10:27 am

Brutally Honest SHOW EP 17: Tim Kennedy, King Mo and Layla McCarter

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Oct 28, 2015 10:05 am

Tim Kennedy would rather fight for Scott Coker than in the UFC

Outspoken UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy was a guest on Submission Radio talking about a variety of topics including potential matchups for him in the division to the thought of fighting in Bellator under Scott Coker. Kennedy’s last fight was over a year ago, and it seems like the opinionated fighter has been on the sidelines...

Oct 28, 2015 8:08 am

Kennedy: Big Rigg is a harder fight than Silva or Vitor

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy spoke with Submission Radio about the potential matchups he sees for himself in the middleweight division. Kennedy says the newest threat to the division is former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks who missed weight for the 170 pound limit at UFC 192. “That’d be a fun one,” he said on the radio...