This week’s Guests on the show include: Ryan Bader & Bas Rutten.
Ryan Bader returns to Submission Radio to discuss his big win over Rashad Evans at UFC 192 and what’s next. The man known as “Darth” or “K-1 Bader” talks about Rashad’s pre-fight trash talk and how it felt to get revenge, what kind of message it sent to the rest of the division, why he didn’t call anybody out after his win, how the media affected him in the lead-up to the fight, his improved striking and where it came from, his thoughts on the fight between Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson, why he’s expecting to fight Daniel Cormier next, title shots not growing on trees and not taking meaningless fights, his wrestling vs DC’s, if Jon Jones should be allowed to return to the UFC immediately, thoughts on possible match-ups with Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and glover Teixeira, avenging his last loss, his post-fight experience with USADA.
Bas Rutten returns to Submission Radio to talk about a variety of hot topics in current MMA. El Guapo chats about his long relationship with Duane Ludwig, some crazy stories of early days when Duane was a young fighter, the ugly split between Urijah Faber and Ludwig, if Urijah’s allegations about Duane are true and how Duane is in real life, if it’s smart for TJ Dillashaw to switch training camps, Nick Diaz’s 5 year suspension at the hands of NSAC, if Marijuana should be tested for, NSAC vs a real court of law, Jon Jones returning to the UFC and how to fix his life, Fedor Emelianenko deciding to fight in Japan, Kazushi Sakuraba, if Bas think Fedor is the man to resurrect Japanese MMA, the one douche bag in Pride FC, Fedor’s disappointing opponent, Alistair Overeem vs Junior Dos Santos, breaking down Ronda Rousey vs Holly Holm, the first time he ever said “God speed and party on”, his funny run-in with air marshals, the time he almost died in an insane car crash, Jonny Depp’s latest movie “Black Mass”.
Also on the show is game segment “Tweet Kingz” and the announcement of the Mark Hunt book competition winners!