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Pull No Punches Podcast Ep. 29 - Julia Budd Crosses Fingers for Fight with ‘Cheater’ Cyborg

Your hosts Shak Mahjouri & former UFC fighter, Kajan Johnson, are here each weekend as “MMA’s most colorful and entertaining personalities”. They will present you an hour of MMA content, varying from fighter interviews to discussions on current MMA Topics.

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Your hosts Shak Mahjouri & former UFC fighter, Kajan Johnson are here each weekend as “MMA’s most colorful and entertaining personalities”. They will present you a half hour or so of MMA content, varying from fighter interviews to discussions on current MMA Topics.

This week on the show, Julia ‘The Jewel’ Budd, Bellator Women’s Featherweight World Champion, joins the ‘Pull No Punches’ podcast to make her case for a fight with Cris Cyborg, share that she eyes possible fights with Leslie Smith and Gabi Garcia, and to explain why not enough people are taking Germaine de Randamie seriously. The trio also debate how highly former champion’s are ranked in the UFC, who the baddest woman in MMA truly is and more...

Discussion Points:

  • 2:30 - Is Julia Budd vs. Cris Cyborg a reality?
  • 5:20 - Eyeing fights with Leslie Smith and Gabi Garcia
  • 9:45 - How long will Julia Budd fight in MMA?
  • 12:00 - Julia Budd’s training regiment
  • 14:10 - Why the public discredits Germaine de Randamie
  • 19:30 - Should a losing champion be ranked number one?
  • 22:15 - What it’s like fighting for Bellator
  • 27:00 - Who is the baddest woman in MMA?

Poll

Who wins this dream match?

This poll is closed

  • 25%
    Julia Budd
    (16 votes)
  • 75%
    Cris Cyborg
    (48 votes)
64 votes total Vote Now

You can follow the guys on Twitter: Shak - @ThisIsShak, Kajan - @IamRagin and follow the pages for the @PNPShow on twitter, Instagram, or facebook. Plus, you can watch for articles from Shakiel Mahjouri right here on Bloody Elbow as well. You can find Julia Budd on twitter - @JuliaBudd, on instagram - championjewel, her facebook page - juliathejewelbudd, or find out more by visiting her pages on tapology.com and Bellator.com.

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*Due to technical issues this week’s video format was unable to be published, Shak & Kajan will be back in their usual video format next weekend for your viewing pleasure.