Video: Jose Torres talks potential drop to Flyweight, Titan FC 38, training with Jackson Wink MMA & more

Video: Jose Torres talks potential drop to Flyweight, Titan FC 38, training with Jackson Wink MMA & more

Video: Talking Brawls Youtube You can listen to the full #104 Talking Brawls Podcast below featuring: BAMMA’s Dylan Tuke & Titan FC’s Shorty Torres. You can also listen to the show by subscribing to The Talking Brawls 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 Make sure you subscribe to our Youtube channel here for exclusive video interviews with some of the world’s top fighters. Two of this […]


Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber full cast announced

The 32 cast members for ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ have been revealed. 16 fighters from Europe and 16 from the USA. Team Alpha Male standout Urijah Faber coaches Team USA against UFC Interim Featherweight champion and Team Europe coach, Conor McGregor. BREAKING: Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber full cast announced #UFC #TUF22 — The Ultimate Fighter (@UltimateFighter) August 31, 2015 Conor McGregor leads Europe into battle against the USA and Urijah Faber | Series Premiere Sept. 9th @FOXSports1 | — The Ultimate Fighter (@UltimateFighter) August 18, 2015 Here are the names of the 32 fighters who will […]


UFC EMEA Chief David Allen: TUF Europe a priority for late 2015, early 2016.

  David Allen, the UFC’s Senior Vice-President and General Manager of Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) reiterated the organization’s intention to launch ‘TUF Europe’ in late 2015, early 2016. The Dubliner confirmed the news on this week’s Talking Brawls MMA Podcast. UFC EMEA chief Allen said they are still working very hard to ensure that the European edition of the reality show will debut in the last quarter of this year. “This is such a great opportunity for European fighters that we actually can’t as a business nail down on one format or one shape, or time around this. […]


#63 Talking Brawls Podcast: featuring Aisling Daly & Nicolas Dalby

This week on podcast we kick things off with “TUF 20” as we welcome in Ireland’s own Aisling Daly as she talks about her experience on the show and what to expect in the season ahead. Next up on the show we welcome on for the first time, CWFC welterweight champion and one of the hottest prospects on the European scene, Nicolas Dalby, as he prepare to defend his Cage Warriors title this Saturday in Wales against Gael Grimaud. We also look back at Invicta FC 8, UFC Fight Night: Mousasi vs. Jacare and preview UFC Fight Night 51 […]

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Aisling Daly Ahead of TUF 20 Premiere: “I know I’m going to come across well; I know how I am as a person”

The fabled Ultimate Fighter house has for years brought the most hardened athletes down to their knees in submission, whilst at the same time bringing out the best in those that choose to embrace the struggle of sharing a house with people you’ll be fighting for six weeks. Aisling Daly has chosen to do the latter, admitting the trials and tribulations she faced for six weeks will ultimately make her a better fighter, and more importantly, a better person for it. “It was definitely the toughest thing I’ve ever done,” Daly admitted to this week. “It was a really […]


TUF 20 Full Cast Revealed, Features SBG’s Aisling Daly

The full cast for the upcoming 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter has been finalised with eight new contestants named today, one of which is Ireland’s Aisling Daly. Aside from Irish WMMA pioneer Daly (14-5), seven others were announced including Jessica Penne (11-2), Randa Markos (4-1), Angela Magana (11-6), Justine Kish (4-0), Heather Jo Clark (6-4), Angela Hill (1-0) and Lisa Ellis (15-8). Already announced for the show were Joanne Calderwood (8-0), Tecia Torres (4-0), Emily Peters Kagan (3-1), Alex Chambers (4-1), Carla Esparza (9-2), Felice Herrig (9-5), Rose Namajunas (2-1) and Bec Rawlings (5-3). TUF 20 will see the […]


Undefeated Swede Niklas Backstrom to Face Tom Niinimaki in Berlin

The UFC has confirmed that Niklas Backstrom will make his promotional debut against Finland’s Tom Niinimaki at UFC Fight Night 41 in Berlin. The Swede, who holds a perfect 7-0 record, replaces Thiago Tavares who pulled out of the bout due to injury. 24 year old Backstrom has been pegged as a hot prospect in the sport by some of the MMA cognoscenti, including fellow countryman and training partner Alex Gustafsson. The former national grappling champion is coming into the fight off a spectacular 15 second TKO win over Max Coga at the inaugural Europa MMA Fighting championships (video below). […]

UFC on FX: Johnson v McCall

Ian McCall Responds to Heated Comments Made by Rob Emerson [Exclusive]

The feud between friends turned enemies Ian McCall and Rob Emerson is at an all time high after McCall revealed his plans to annihilate his former friend in the Octagon on the last TalkingBrawls podcast. Cracks in their relationship became known to the public after McCall posted a tweet claiming he had caught the former TUF contestant sleeping with his wife. Recently, the perhaps, inappropriately named “The Saint”, announced that he holds McCall indirectly responsible for the untimely passing of former UFC fighter Shane Del Rosario. McCall found Del Rosario at his home after he suffered cardiac arrest and rushed […]