This week hosts Kacper Rosolowski and Denis Shkuratov have on the show:
James Vick: [8:25]
Dan Kelly: [23:09]
Bas Rutten: [37:27]
Luke Thomas: [1:07:30]
James Vick returns to Submission Radio to discuss his upcoming fight against Justin Gaethje at UFC Lincoln, their fiery exchange at the UFC’s 25th anniversay press conference, being around Justin backstage and in the hotel, Nate Diaz storming out when Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor was announced, Michael Chiesa and Kevin Lee turning down fights against him, if a win over Justin would make him a more appealing match-up for other fighters in the division, his assessment of Gaethje’s skills and more!
Bas Rutten returns to Submission Radio to break down the big fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor, if there’s anything Conor can do to thwart Khabib’s takedowns and general grappling effectiveness, Nate Diaz vs. Dustin Poirier and how that fight is likely to play out, who would be a more exciting opponent for GSP out of Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov, Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till and if punishments should be harsher for fighters that miss weight, plus, lots more!
Dan Kelly returns to Submission Radio to officially announce that his next fight will be his last, why he’s decided to retire, the physical toll that his body has taken and the eye injury he suffered in his last fight, having his son involved in his final fight, wanting to retire on an Australian card, Zak Cummings as his final opponent, being out of contract with the UFC and what his communications have been like with them, what the next chapter of his life will look like, the upcoming fighters at his gym and more!
Luke Thomas returns to discuss the aftermath of UFC 227 and which match-ups make sense next, GSP saying Demetrious Johnson might become more popular after his loss, Nate Diaz storming out of the UFC press conference and the fight against Dustin Poirier being in jeopardy, who could possibly headline UFC 230 at Madison Square Garden, how big of a star Khabib Nurmagomedov could be if he beat Conor McGregor and GSP, the UFC’s decision not to do a world tour for UFC 229 and more!
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