Video: Stephen Thompson talks Johny Hendricks, Lawler vs. Condit and Welterweight title shots

Video: Stephen Thompson talks Johny Hendricks, Lawler vs. Condit and Welterweight title shots

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson speaks with Niall McGrath ahead of his UFC 196 co-main event bout against Johny Hendricks Video: Talking Brawls MMA Youtube You can also listen to the show by subscribing to The Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast on iTunes: audio feed here; Download previous episodes here , via TuneIn here & via Stitcher here . (for mobile phone listening download the Podomatic, Stitcher, TuneIn Radio or iTunes apps) You can follow us on twitter here

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UFC 189 – What’s On the Line?

   After a hiatus of sorts, TalkingBrawls’ resident column is back. This Saturday, is undoubtedly the biggest fight in Irish MMA history. #3 UFC Featherweight “The Notorious” Conor McGregor attempts to be the first Irish fighter & fourth European to win a UFC title. Featherweight #1 contender Chad “Money” Mendes steps in on two & a half weeks notice for the Champion Jose Aldo due to the latter having to withdraw from the contest due to a controversial rib injury. Despite the fight being relegated from a Featherweight World Championship to an Interim Championship match up, the bout has retained […]

New UFC 189 Promo for Mendes vs. McGregor

UFC 189 Preview and Picks

This is the big one. UFC 189 is finally here, live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas this Saturday night, July 11th. Conor McGregor will look to become the first Irish fighter in the history of the UFC to win a championship belt as he takes on the American Chad Mendes. There is more Irish interest throughout the card and with a phenomenal welterweight title contest as the co-main event, UFC 189 is definitely the biggest event of the year. The Main Event With Jose Aldo withdrawing from the fight due to a broken rib, Conor McGregor […]

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#68 Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast featuring: Tony Ferguson & Johny Hendricks

First up on the show this week we talk UFC stadium shows,featherweight division & more. Next up Niall welcomes Tony “El Cucuy” Ferguson ( 15:00) onto the show ahead of his bout against Abel Trujillo this Saturday at UFC 181 in Las Vegas. Tony talks about maturing as a mixed martial artist & as a person, Abel Trujjilo & more. Next up we discuss the new UFC partnership with Reebok and what it may mean for fighter revenue and the UFC.  We then turn our attentions to the UFC welterweight title class at UFC 181, we have a re-run of […]

UFC 181 Free Fight: Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler

UFC 181 Free Fight: Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler

Video courtesy of UFC We recently spoke with Johny about the rematch on #65 of the talkingbrawlsmma.com Podcast.(1:19) You can listen below: You can also listen to the show by subscribing to The Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast on iTunes: audio feed here; Download previous episodes here , via TuneIn here & via Stitcher here . Video: talkingbrawls Youtube channel You can follow us on twitter here

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#65 Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast: featuring Mike Kogan & UFC Welterweight Champion Johny Hendricks

First up on this weeks show Niall McGrath & Andrew McGahon look back at UFC 179 where Jose Aldo retained his featherweight crown vs. Chad Mendes. We also talk permutations in the UFC’s featherweight division. Next up, controversial MMA manager Mike Kogan (18:50) joins Niall to talk about the Nate Diaz contract situation, Bjorn Rebney, Bellator & his non-existent relationship with Dana White & the UFC. In the main event UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks joins Niall (118:30) to talk about his rematch against Robbie Lawler at ufc 181. Johny talks about the first fight, injuries, Mike Dolce, Diets, Ricky […]