Tue, 26 July 2016
Din Thomas is a pioneer of UFC's lighter weight classes & one of the most respected coaches at Florida's American Top Team. Din will be in the blue corner for UFC 201, coaching challenger Tyron Woodley in the main event vs. welterweight champion Robbie Lawler. During our conversation we touch on a variety of subjects including his burgeoning comedy career, the recent title win of protege Amanda Nunes, his strange, indirect connection to one of America's most significant recent tragedies & MORE.
PLUS, Frank & Ken look back on Bellator 158: London and UFC Fight Night: Sioux Falls. They also discuss: the connection between Pokemon Go & Cyborg's injured skull, Brock testing HOT, chubby arms, cottage cheese, getting paid, Rattattas, Gengars & other creatures that are right there in front you, but not really...I guess. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro!
Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_112_with_guest_Din_Thomas.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 12:36am EDT
Mon, 18 July 2016
Bellator MMA Featherweight, 'El Matador', Emmanuel Sanchez shares with us his story of growing up in the Mexican neighborhoods of Chicago & how much his current success is not only a result of, but a tribute to the people who cared for him & helped support his dreams.
PLUS: Frank & Ken discuss all the big results coming out of International Fight Week (& UFC 200) including the impressive wins by Amanda Nunes, Jose Aldo, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Eddie Alvarez & Brock Lesnar. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro!
Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_111_with_guest_Emmanuel_Sanchez.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 10:28pm EDT
Thu, 7 July 2016
Veteran MMA journalist Josh Gross tells us all about his new book, 'Ali vs. Inoki', which chronicles one of the most unsung (yet pivotal) events in MMA history. During our conversation, Josh touches on: the monumental undertaking that was writing his first book, the influence of individuals like Freddie Blassie, Rikidozan, Gene LeBell & 'Gorgeous' George Wagner to the overall story, the personal dilemma of trying to sell this book in the wake of Muhammed Ali's death, HIS take on the recent Ariel Helwani controversy & MUCH MORE.
PLUS: Frank & Ken discuss: Bellator DYNAMITE 2, the imminent return of GSP, Don Frye makes the UFC Hall of Fame & the untimely passing of former UFC light heavyweight Ryan Jimmo. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro!
Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_110_with_guest_Josh_Gross.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 10:30pm EDT