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UFC 211 Interviews: Stipe Miocic and Chas Skelly

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and top featherweight prospect Chas Skelly join Bloody Elbow’s Three Amigos Podcast on this week’s episode.

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Welcome to your weekly dose of Three Amigos Podcast fun. This episode is loaded with great content, courtesy of our special guests, UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and featherweight crowd favorite Chas Skelly. We also have new installments of our popular segments: Q & A with Captain Kidd™ and Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg ™.

Ordered Listing with timestamps:

  • Q & A with Captain Kidd™ - 31:40
  • Sports That Can't Stop No Double Leg - 46:40
  • Stipe Miocic – 1:05:30
  • Chas Skelly – 1:21:20

Here is a summary of each interview segment, 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.

Stipe Miocic (1:05:30 mark)

  • Thoughts on Joe Lauzon’s comments about not wanting FOTN performances
  • His take on Joshua/Klitschko
  • If he’d also like to try a boxing crossover bout (He would and named an opponent)
  • What he thinks of all the fighters currently at odds with the UFC (Diaz, Iaquinta, Silva, Rockhold)
  • If he’s ever engaged in any “in-fight shit talking”
  • If he’d be interested in coaching a season of The Ultimate Fighteer
  • If some of his firefighting pals have started training or taken fights as a result of his influence
  • The most memorable/best day of his life
  • “Go to” meal after a big win
  • Biggest pet peeve
  • What he’s afraid of
  • Movies/shows he’s looking forward to
  • Fictional character he’d like to fight
  • Favorite comedy movie

Chas Skelly (1:21:20 mark)

  • Discussion on technical skillset of Jason Knight
  • How he sees Edgar/Rodriguez going down
  • Weight-cutting discussion and his worst weight cut
  • If he prefers fighting in his home state or abroad
  • Birthday plans (yesterday was his birthday)
  • If he has a callout planned in the event he wins
  • Masvidal/Maia discussion
  • Pet peeves
  • Best day of his life
  • Go to meal after a big win
  • Best/Worst fan experiences
  • What he’s afraid of

The hosts discuss a variety of topics that include:

  • Bisping/GSP off: Romero gets next crack at the title
  • McGregor/Mayweather almost off
  • Gastelum gets CABMMA suspension over marijuana metabolites
  • Canelo/JCC Jr discussion
  • Belfort now training at Tristar for final UFC bout (is he done with MMA, though?)
  • Q & A with Captain Kidd™
  • Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg™
  • Staff predictions and standings

You can check out the entire show here or via the embedded player below. Remember, if you're looking for us on SoundCloud or iTunes, we're under the MMA Nation name. Follow our Twitter accounts: Stephie Haynes, Three Amigos Podcast, Iain Kidd and Mookie Alexander or our Facebook fan page, Three Amigos Pod.

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