We react to BJ Penn’s sad sendoff and the Yair Rodriguez’ coronation plus we talk to Aiemann Zahabi the brother of legendary coach Firas Zahabi and hear about the advice GSP gave him about fighting in the UFC! All that and more!
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1:30- NEWS: Cody and TJ announced as TUF coaches and we finally have confirmation on the mega fight between Ferguson vs Nurmagomedov and is Megan Anderson the future of the UFC women’s featherweight division?
19:30- Aiemann Zahabi interview: Growing up in Tri-Star. What advice does GSP give him and what it is like cross training with the Danaher Death Squad!
ABOUT THE HOSTS
Daniel “Gumby” Vreeland
) – With over five years of jiu jitsu experience, “Gumby” has a wealth of technical knowledge that he brings to the table. Add that to a writing history that includes credits on web (The MMA Manifesto) and print sources (Fight! Magazine) and live coverage of every major promotion, and his breakdown skills are just as sharp as his rubber guard.
) – Has a long history in TV Production, having been an associate producer for the Best Damn Sports Show Period, NBC Sports and MLB Network. He has produced shows featuring content from the UFC, Pride FC, Strikeforce and the International Fight League. His passion lies in practicing jiu jitsu and trying to pick MMA parlays.
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