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Three Amigos No. 152: Weekly news update, UFC Shanghai preview

Mookie Alexander is still recovering from his month of prison break adventures, so Iain & Stephie examine the news of the week, look back at UFC Sydney, and preview UFC Shanghai.

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Welcome to your weekly dose of Three Amigos Podcast fun. We’ve got a special “Two Amigos” episode again today (Mookie Alexander should be back next week after a long hiatus that included juvenile incarceration, a jailbreak, and reuniting with his Ninja Turtle fan club ) that features an in-depth look at the MMA community’s news of the week and a preview of Saturday’s UFC Shanghai card. We also have a new installment of our popular Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg ™.

Ordered Listing with timestamps:

Here is a summary of the topics discussed, complete with the time stamps for when each interview or special segment begins. As always, we hope you enjoy listening to the show as much as we enjoyed recording it.

Sports That Can't Stop No Double Leg™ - 20:26

The hosts discuss a variety of topics that include:

  • UFC wants $450M/year for TV rights but nobody is that high
  • Oezdemir got into a barfight and was arrested months later
  • Colby Covington is pressing charges on Werdum over boomerang incident, says people who don’t agree are fascists like Hitler
  • UFC roster cuts:
  1. Dennis Siver
  2. Takanori Gomi
  3. Hacran Dias
  4. Adriano Martins
  • Fight News Dump
  1. Holm/Cyborg
  • UFC Shanghai preview
  • UFC Sydney recap
  • Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg™
  1. Retired basketball player, Ray Allen stalking man he says catfished him & extorted thousands of dollars
  2. Woman arrested for stalking Tony Stewart
  3. Trump vs. Lavar Ball saga (Trump actively engaged in childish social media argument)
  • Staff predictions and standings:
  1. Mookie: 119-82-5
  2. Stephie: 113-88-5
  3. Iain: 113-88-5
  • UFC Shanghai predictions:
  1. Mookie’s: Gastelum TKO, Jangalang TKO, Zabit TKO, Sherman UD
  2. Iain’s: Gastelum, Jangalang, Zabit, Abdurakhimov
  3. Steph’s: Gastelum, Jangalang, Zabit, Abdurakhimov

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