Episode 17 discussion: Stephie interviews Heavy Hands co-host and top fight analyst Phil MacKenzie with questions ranging from which has evolved the most to how video games led him to MMA.
Reigning 145-lb King Volkanovski dines like a Heavyweight
Fedor Emelianenko reacts to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s controversial comments on ring girls.
Ben Askren says Jake Paul earned his respect on Aug. 29.
Diego Sanchez is currently in talks with Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship President Dave Feldman.
Jake Paul says Masvidal is NEXT, Dana is too OLD, Woodley will get KTFO, he might start a fighter union, & Rashad who?
YouTuber Paul has the younger crowd backing him, but he’s fighting to find legitimacy in the sporting world that his foe, Dana White, occupies. No one takes him seriously there. He’s still a freak show fighter using Pro Wrestling/Carny tactics to sell himself like he’s legit and this fight is his biggest test to date. If he can actually beat Woodley, people might start taking him seriously. See what Paul has to say in our exclusive Combat Culture YT interview...
Fedor Emelianenko would like to fight Roy Jones Jr. in a boxing match.
Fedor Emelianenko has no shortage of opponents lining up to fight him for his comeback fight.
"We got to probably do a boxing fight first, warm these hands up. We’re going to see. We’re going to keep everything open."
Rashad Evans gives his take on Tyron Woodley’s upcoming boxing debut against Jake Paul.
"I’ll beat the crap out of these two brothers like that. Like that. They know that. They don’t want to do it. They’re afraid".
"I’m a stand-up fighting man, I don’t wrestle up and down and grab each other’s arms and sit on each other and all that".
The former UFC fighter’s biggest fights have taken place after retiring.
"I want to fight in both classes, I wanted the belt in both classes, but I’m coming soon. … I wanna kill somebody."
Georges St-Pierre gives his take on the rise of Jake and Logan Paul.
Anthony Johnson was not happy with his performance in the Bellator 258 co-main event.
"In a street fight to the death, where someone’s gonna die, I’ll beat him."
"By me challenging him to a spar, it is in no way me coming after him. I’m not trying to start beef".
"They made me a nice offer, and it was something I wanted to do anyway, so I said sure… It’s probably going to be the biggest payday of my career".
"If Askren goes in there to trade hands, he’s going down. No doubt. He’s going down".
Jake Paul predicts a first-round knockout of Ben Askren ahead of their boxing match on April 17.
Jake Paul calls out Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor.
"Do I feel like Jake’s a better boxer? Yeah. Do I feel like Ben Askren’s just a frickin’ winner altogether, yeah."
Anthony Pettis plans to become the face of Professional Fighters League.
Part 2 of 2. Some people on the inside are raising more concerns about ONE Championship.
Anthony Pettis says signing with PFL was one of the best days of his life.
Jake Paul has no interest in fighting UFC women’s double champ Amanda Nunes.
"Now, I’m on a new journey. I’m excited to be doing what I do now and with who I’m with Bellator".