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Episode 83 of the Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast featuring: Jose Aldo’s Sparring Partner Jonas Bilharinho

It’s a fast paced show this week after a crazy week in the world of MMA. Fresh back from UFC Berlin Niall is joined by special guest co-host Andreas M. Georgiou of MMAPlus.co.uk. First up on the show we talk about Jose Aldo’s injury and speculate if the bout will take place on July 11. We then turn our attention to UFC Berlin to look back at Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s dominant victory over Jessica Penne. Andreas and Niall also talk about shock departure of UFC EMEA Chief David Allen. Next up, we welcome in Jose Aldo’s Sparring Partner Jonas Bilharinho to […]

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UFC Berlin’s Makwan Amirkani: “Put all your money on me to win in first round.”

Speaking on episode 83 of the Talkingbrawls MMA Podcast, UFC Featherweight Makwan Amirkhani believes he holds the ability to predict the round, method and exact way in which he finishes fights. The confident Fin also believes he can defeat UFC featherweight title challenger Conor McGregor, stating: “I could beat his ass.” Strong words from a fighter who made his Octagon debut in Stockholm last January that included an impressive eight second destruction of Englishman Andy Ogle. The outstanding confidence and fearless abandon is largely down to what he witnessed in his native Kurdistan. You can sense his comedic perception of life now, although it […]

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Episode 81 of the Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast featuring: Damon Martin of FOX Sports.com & UFC EMEA Chief Dave Allen

Niall McGrath welcomes in Jorden Curran as guest co-host on the show this week. Being a rare quiet week in the world of MMA we kick back and talk Mayweather vs. Paquaio, which went down last weekend in Vegas. First guest on the show is our good friend from Fox Sports.com, Damon Martin. Damon joins Niall to talk about a number of the week’s issues including Maywether, Jon Jones, UFC Berlin, UFC Adelaide & more. (13 mins) Next up, Jorden & Niall talk about the fighter compensation for the new Reebok deal. We then turn our attention to UFC EMEA. […]