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Three Amigos No. 129: Mike Russell + contest-giveaway

The Amigos discuss the week’s news, break down Bellator 180 and UFC Fight Night 112. Respected investigative journalist Mike Russell discusses corrupt commissions and Tim Hague’s senseless death.

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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 guest, respected investigative journalist Mike Russell. We also have a new installment of our popular segment Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg ™.

Ordered Listing with timestamps:

  • Sports That Can't Stop No Double Leg™ - 18:05
  • Mike Russell – 38:50

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.

Mike Russell (38:50 mark)

  • Edmonton’s pre-fight medical requirements
  • If they were adhered to in Hague’s case
  • Where the Edmonton AC failed
  • What should happen if the commissions take a lesson from Hague’s death
  • Pat Reid discussion
  • ABC discussion
  • Rapid concussion detection

The hosts discuss a variety of topics that include:

  • Dana White says GSP doesn’t wasn’t to fight
  • Germaine de Randamie stripped of her belt
  • Conor McGregor is open to pursue any sponsors he wants
  • Nate Diaz being sued by his own management team
  • Lorenzo Fertitta’s role in helping make May-Mac fight
  • Matt Hughes injury discussion
  • Tim Hague’s death
  • Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg™
  • Staff predictions and standings
  • The rules for the first Three Amigos prize pack giveaway (Beard Brawn Man Sack)

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