Bellator Featherweight Emmanuel Sanchez
09/25/2017
Christopher Connor

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El Matador returns to the show as he talks about his big fight with Daniel Straus and the opportunity of fighting a former world champion, what Straus brings to the table and how he views his style, his new conditioning program, and the emotions of his last fight when he fought in his hometown.

Bellator Bantamweight Darrion Caldwell
09/23/2017
Christopher Connor

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"The Wolf" returns to the show to talk about his fight with Eduardo Dantas and getting a do over, having the first fight cancelled due to injury and the frustration of getting injured, at what point he realized he was too injured, training with Alliance MMA, and the benefit of having Dominic Cruz as his training partner for this fight.

UFC Lightweight Beneil Dariush
09/22/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Kings MMA standout sits down to talk about his UFC 216 bout and getting back into the Octagon, bouncing back from a loss and putting it out of his mind, his loss to Edison Barboza and the "game of inches", his thoughts on the UFC Summit, and why "be like Conor" mantra won't work for alot of fighters.

Bellator Featherweight Daniel Straus
09/21/2017
Christopher Connor

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The former Bellator Featherweight champion sits down to talk about his Bellator 184 matchup and getting back into the cage, wanting to get the bad taste out of his mouth from the last fight, what he sees out of Emmanuel Sanchez, the loss to Pitbuljl and what happened, and if he has regrets about the long layoff fight.

UFC Bantamweight Cody Stamann
09/20/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Founder of Michigan Top Team sits down to talk about his UFC 216 bout and fighting at his natural weight class, his opponent Tom Duquesnoy and what he has seen out of him, recapping his UFC debut and the emotions after the fight, achieving part of his goal and how his family reacted to it, and balancing several jobs and hats.

DiBella Crusierweight Keith Tapia
09/18/2017
Christopher Connor

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"Machine Gun" returns to the show to talk about his fight against Lateef Kayode on the WBSS and the importance of the alternate bout, his thoughts on his opponent and fighting a man of bigger size than usual, his loss to Andrew Tabiti and the big reason it happened, and some changes he has made within going forward.

UFC Welterweight Alex Morono
09/16/2017
Christopher Connor

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The "Great White" sits down to talk about his UFC Japan fight and getting to fly over to the Land of the Rising Sun, taking on a Japanese opponent and facing a distinct disadvantage, dealing with the time zone differences, his no contest to Niko Price, improving his striking, and potential free agency.

Top Rank Welterweight Alex Saucedo
09/15/2017
Christopher Connor

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The undefeated Welterweight prospect sits down to talk about his Top Rank on ESPN fight and making his ESPN debut, his opponent and what he brings to the table, his last win and what he feels he improved on, signing on with Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg as his managers, and what he hopes to accomplish in 2018.

UFC Featherweight Charles Rosa
09/14/2017
Christopher Connor

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The American Top Team fighter sits down to discuss his fight in Japan and the experience of it, having to plan around an extreme time zone difference and getting use to it, his opponent and what he brings to the table, recapping his loss to Shane Burgos and while he disagreed with the stoppage, and his thoughts on UFC's financial changes to the fighters.

Bellator Lightweight Steve Kazola
09/13/2017
Christopher Connor

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The undefeated Lightweight talks about his Bellator 184 fight with Carrington Banks and what he expects out of him, preparing for a wrestler and how he expects the fight to play out, his goal for more fights in the next twelve months, visions of a Lightweight title shot in 2018 and how he got the nickname "Thunderbeast".

UFC Heavyweight Justin Ledet
09/12/2017
Christopher Connor

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El Blanco returns to the show to talk about his UFC Pittsburgh fight and getting back into the Octagon, preparing for a new opponent and having to deal with changes, the false positive drug test and how it affected him, the fallout and dealing with people trashing him, and the feeling when he was exonerated.

UFC Welterweight Kamaru Usman
09/11/2017
Christopher Connor

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The highly touted wrestler/striker sits down to talk about his UFC Pittsburgh fight and one step closer to his title aspirations, his opponent Sergio Moraes and preparing for a high level BJJ fighter, working with Gilbert Burns for this fight, his striking progress and not getting the knockouts he want, and how he and Colby Covington's "feud" came to.

Bellator Heavyweight Javy Ayala
09/09/2017
Christopher Connor

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"Eye Candy" sits down to talk about his Bellator 183  match and how he found out about the fight, his opponent Roy Nelson and he he was a fan of his as a kid, what he expects from Roy in his fight, training for his opponent and fighting bigger man, and how much confidence he has gained since his KO win over Kharitonov.

Bellator Lightweight Adam Piccolotti
09/08/2017
Christopher Connor

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The rising San Jose prospect sits down to talk about his fight with Gotti Yamiuchi and how big a step up this fight is, Gotti's BJJ and how Adam plans to take it on, his thoughts on Brent Primus wining the title and a lost opportunity, and his thoughts on critics calling AKA on being too "gruelling".

Narcos star Pepe Rapazote
09/06/2017
Christopher Connor

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The International Latin star sits down to talk about his role on Season 3 of Narcos and what drew him to the role, playing a real life cartel boss and how his role shapes the season, crossing over from Portugal to the US, and if he had any hesitation about playing a drug dealer.

UFC Bantamweight Sarah Moras
09/05/2017
Christopher Connor

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"Sarah Cheesecake" returns to the show to talk about her return to the Octagon after a long layoff, her multiple injuries and how they occurred, bouncing back from surgery physically and mentally, her opponent and what she brings to the table, fighting in Canada, and how she survived financially when she was unable to work.

UFC Flyweight Ray Borg
09/04/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Tazmexican sits down to talk about the opportunity for him at UFC 215 and getting his long awaited title shot, his thoughts on Demetrius Johnson and what makes him so effective, the move to Greg Jackson MMA and why he made it, handling hurt feelings from past teammates at his old gym, and why he feels that he is the man to beat Mighty Mouse.

PBC Super Middleweight Caleb Plant
09/03/2017
Christopher Connor

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"Sweet Hands" returns to the show to talk about his Showtime World Championship Boxing date and the importance of the fight, making his Showtime debut and the meaning to him. his opponent Alan Campa and what he brings to the table, as well as his feelings on a possible fight with David Benavidez down the line and any possible feelings of jealousy. 

WBC #1 Contender David Benavidez
08/31/2017
Christopher Connor

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The undefeated Super Middleweight sits down to talk about fighting for the title and handling the emotions, his opponent Ronald Gavril and what he brings to the table, being 20 years old and the odds on favorite to win the title, his road to the title and the statement win over Porky Medina, and being part of the family business. 

MMA Prospect Hakeem Dawodu
09/01/2017
Christopher Connor

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The former WSOF undefeated welterweight talks about his free agency and an update status on his new deal, having an offer from Bellator and not signing it yet, his status with the UFC and when his deadline with them is, the risk of waiting too long, his KO win over Marat Magomedov and the improvements he made, and why he switched from Kickboxing to MMA in the first place.

Heavyweight boxer Wes Nofire
08/30/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Oklahoma native sits down to talk about his return to the ring and the excitement he feels around it, his plans for this fight and working with a new team around him, his loss to Joey Abell and what was the biggest hinderance, hitting "rock bottom" in his career to date, and the arrival of a new family member.

UFC Featherweight Des Green
08/29/2017
Christopher Connor

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The New York native sits down to talk about his fight at the Netherlands and getting ready for the travel, taking on sambo fighter and how he plans to prepare for it, recapping his UFC debut and the emotions surrounding it, his thoughts on the UFC retreat, and how his family reacted to seeing him in the Octagon.

Actor Eugene Brave Rock
08/28/2017
Christopher Connor

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The breakout star of "Wonder Woman" sits down to talk about the success of the movie and if the cast or himself saw it coming, his role in the movie and how Patty Jenkns assured him of the content, his character and what he enjoyed about it, working with Gal Gadot, and going from a stuntman to an actor and the rigors of being a stuntman.

UFC Featherweight Grant Dawson
08/27/2017
Christopher Connor

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"King" Grant Dawson sits down to talk about his Dana White Contender Series victory and getting the UFC contract, the win and the emotions afterwards, his opponent and what he was expecting from him, the road to get this point and who has helped him, and when he expects to make his "debut" in the UFC.

Producer Amanda Marshall
08/25/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Cold Iron Pictures Co-Founder/Producer sits down to talk about her new movie with Lake Bell and how she came to it, balancing the duties between her, bell and co-producer Miranda Bailey, how they came upon the cast, future projects, and working with Rob Zombie.

UFC Bantamweight Marion Reneau
08/24/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Belizean Bruiser returns to the show as she talks about her fight against Germane De Randame and fighting her in her hometown, her game plan and adjusting to a much bigger fighter, her thoughts on the Correia draw and why she avoided submission attempts later in the fight, thoughts on her new contrat and an unlikely friendship. 

Sundance Actress Katherine Castro
08/22/2017
Christopher Connor

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The talented Latina actress sits down to talk about her new romantic move someday and balancing her roles as actress/writer/director, picking the talent and how she found chemistry with her role, getting into acting and the challenges she has faced, trying to break through into bigger projects, and her plans for 2017/2018.

Undefeated Heavyweight Jarrell Miller
08/23/2017
Christopher Connor

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"Big Baby" sits down to talk about his Showtime Extreme win over Gerald Washington and the way he beat him, when he felt the fight was in the bag, his thoughts on the heavyweight division and when he expects to fight again, his relationship with his promoter and where they stand right now, leaving Kickboxing for boxing, and if he would ever do MMA.

Heavyweight prospect LaRon Mitchell
08/21/2017
Christopher Connor

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The undefeated 2012 US Olympic Alternate sits down to talk about his 08/25 fight and his step up in competition, what he sees out of his opponent and why he is dangerous, his place in the heavyweight division, balancing being a teacher and a fighter, and why he feels his job has helped his career.

Bantamweight Antonio Nieves
08/19/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Banker turned former world champion boxer sits down to talk about his HBO debut against Monster Inoue, his opponent and taking on a smaller fighter, why he feels that weight will not be an issue, his last fight and why he fought his opponent in his hometown, and handling the nerves and excitement of fighting on HBO.

Singer/Siriux XM Host Symon
08/18/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Artbeatz Entertainment recording artist, songwriter, and host of SiriusXM's “Hits 1 in Hollywood,” sits down to talk about her new single "I Never Do" and the meaning behind it, her inspiration for her songs and how she develops it, balancing sex appeal with class, and how she networks with other musicians to help diversify.

UFC Welterweight Bryan Barberena
08/17/2017
Christopher Connor

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The MMA Lab standout sits down to talk about his upcoming fight in Stockholm and preparing for the long flight, how he plans to handle the airplane ride and the weight cut, his opponent and what he brings to the table, training at the MMA Lab and developing his attitude towards fighting, and his fights vs. Warley Alves & Sage Northcutt and how the pressure helped him grow as a fighter.

Actor Kevin Michael Martin
08/16/2017
Christopher Connor

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One of the cast mates of the hit TNT show stops by the show to talk about his role in Season 4 and the expanded character development. Season 4's plot line and the difficulty of keeping new threat's, working with Adam Baldwin and Eric Dane, his comedic background, and the relationship between the Navy and the Last Ship production crew.

RowdyWrestling Host Steve Wilson
08/15/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Host of the Rowdy Wrestling show sits down to talk about his thoughts on Mayweather vs. McGregor and its possible effect on boxing and MMA, Brock Lesnar's status and if he will return to pro wrestling, and the Hardy's/WWE/GFW drama and how it might unfold as well as why its happening. 

Golden Boy Promotions Tureano Johnson
08/14/2017
Christopher Connor

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The hard hitting Bahamas native sits down to talk about his IBF middleweight eliminator against Sergiy Derevyanchenko and why he took the fight, what Derevyanchenko brings to the table as a fighter, overcoming long physical and emotional injuries, and his relationship with Golden Boy Promotions.

Heavy Metal singer Blaze Bayley
08/12/2017
Christopher Connor

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The English singer, musician, songwriter, and lyricist sits down to talk about his North American tour and why he decided to invade this year, going out on his own and the reason behind it in the first place, bringing the energy on every tour stop and not "lip synching", how he handles being a role model for other heavy metal singers, and who he would love to work with in the music industry.

Bellator Featherweight AJ McKee
08/11/2017
Christopher Connor

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The explosive Featherweight sensation sits down to talk about his Bellator 182 bout and the criticism that has comes with his opponent, his last fight and what was the reason for the quick finish, his Twitter feud with James Gallagher, plans for 2018, and what his father has drilled in him during his career.

Blackzilians Featherweight Tywann Claxton
08/10/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Rising Blackzilians featherweight sits down to talk about his chasing of Aaron Pico and why he feels he would beat him, the difference between having MMA Experience and going in cold, training with the Blackzilians and the culture there, trash talking with Rashad Evans, when he expects to make his pro debut and what he does for side work.

UFC Featherweight Rick Glenn
08/09/2017
Christopher Connor

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"The Gladiator" sits down to talk about his UFC 215 fight and training under Alpha Male, the biggest change mentally from his old gym to Alpha Male, taking on a Canadian fighter near his home soil and dealing with an undefeated fighter as well, moving to California, and what he and his wife have done since the big move from Wisconsin.

Bellator Featherweight Georgi Karakhanyan
08/08/2017
Christopher Connor

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The hard hitting striker sits down to talk about his Bellator 182 fight and fighting in New York, his opponent Daniel Pineda and fighting a veteran, recapping his loss to Emmanuel Sanchez and why this one bothered him as much. when he plans to free agency, and how he plans to fight in the future and which fights he will target.

Heavyweight Prospect Adam Braidwood
08/07/2017
Christopher Connor

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The former CFL standout turned boxer sits down to talk about the aftermath of the Tim Hague fight and how he has handled the fallout, his reason for taking the fight and why it happened, his decision to continue to box, getting into boxing after his prison stint, the issues preventing him from his American debut, and who he has reached out to for help with the Hague death.

Bellator Middleweight Chris Honeycutt
08/04/2017
Christopher Connor

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'The Cutt" returns to the show to talk about his Bellator 182 fight against Kevin Casey and being exited about coming back, taking on striker in Casey and what else he brings to the table, his injury earlier this year and the rehab that went into it, fighting and training smarter these days, and his "beef" with Jordan Young and how it started.

MMA Writer Mike Russell
08/03/2017
Christopher Connor

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One of the top Investigative MMA Reporters in the industry sits down to talk about Tim Hague's' death and who is responsible, the failure of the Edmonton Athletic Commission and how far they have fallen in the eyes of boxing/mma people, his reporting on EAC head Pat Reid and why the UFC 215 deal has saved him, and why the UFC-Kadyrov relationship is bad for MMA and for the fans.

Bellator Flyweight Veta Arteaga
08/02/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Combat Fitness fighter sits down to talk about her Bellator 182 fight and fighting on the main card, facing Bruna Ellen and her kickboxing style, working on her fight technique and why she feels she matches up well with Ellen, her last two fights and the controversy surrounding them, getting into MMA in the first place, and her place in the Flyweight division.

Top Rank Lightweight Ray Beltran
08/01/2017
Christopher Connor

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The hard hitting Phoenix resident sits down to talk about his Top Rank on ESPN fight and the impact on fighting on basic cable, his opponent Bryan Vasquez and why he is fighting him, his knockout win over Johnathan Maicello and the "perfect punch", and his reason why he wants to be a US Citizen.

UFC Strawweight Randa Markos
07/31/2017
Christopher Connor

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The "Quiet Storm" sits down to recap her win over Carla Esparza and how happy she was with getting her revenge, how long she savored the victory and why it meant so much, her thoughts on Alexa Grasso and what she brings to the table, her plans for the Mexico fight and how she is preparing for the high altitude, and going NOMAD for training.

Bellator Featherweight Henry Corrales
07/28/2017
Christopher Connor

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The California native sits down to talk about fighting at Bellator 182 and taking on a step up in competition, his plans for the fight and what he expects from his opponent Noad Lahat, fighting near the Boxing Hall of Fame and if he would visit it, his win over Cody Bollinger and fighting in front of friends and family, and getting back on the winning side of things. 

PFL Heavyweight Joshua Copeland
07/27/2017
Christopher Connor

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"The Cuddly Bear" returns as he talks about the fall of WSOF and the rise of the PFL, why he has faith in the organization and how they let him take two fights out of the organization, his plans for the future with the company, his July 29th fight and what he sees out of his opponent, and balancing family, fighting and other work.

Actor Luke Guldan Interview
07/26/2017
Christopher Connor

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The rising new star of NBC's "The Good Place" sits down to talk about Season 2 of the hit show and what to expect, his character and where he sees the story going in Season 2, working with Kristen Bell and developing "Chemistry", getting into acting and what makes him keep going, and his fitness modeling/training and what he loves about it.

Lightweight champion Mikey Garcia
07/25/2017
Christopher Connor

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The WBC Lightweight champion sits down to talk about his fight against Adrien Broner and why he took the fight in the first place, his thoughts on the weight and taking on a much larger fighter, if he would cancel the fight if Broner weights too much, his plans for a possible Pacquiao fight down the road, and if 140 is the division for him down the road.

UFC Featherweight Tonya Evinger
07/24/2017
Christopher Connor

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The former Invicta FC Bantamweight champion sits down to talk about how this fight with Cyborg came to place, why most women are intimidated by Cyborg, her thoughts on why she feels confident in beating Cyborg, and the weight change for this fight.

UFC Lightweight John Makdess
07/23/2017
Christopher Connor

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Before his injury cancelled the fight, The Bull sat down to talk about fighting Sage Northcutt and if he saw anything when they trained together, taking on a striker and how it changes his gameplan, his last fight and when things went wrong, battling injuries and healing up, and his thoughts on the UFC Retreat and what he took out of them. 

Top Rank Bryant Jennings
07/20/2017
Christopher Connor

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"By-By" sits down to talk about signing with Top Rank and how it came to fruition, the reason behind choosing them and what they offered, his next fight and when he hopes to get a big step up in competition, the Klitschko fight and what he learned from it, being on the sidelines for over a year, and changes he has made to his team.

UFC Featherweight Dennis Bermudez
07/19/2017
Christopher Connor

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"The Menace" returns to the show as he talks about his UFC on FOX fight and fighting at home, the significance of fighting in NYC to him and how it affects him, his opponent and what he brings to the table, the loss to Korean Zombie and what led him to the loss, his aggressive mentality and if he can change it.

PBC Prospect Miguel Flores
07/18/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Houston native sits down to talk about his fight with Chris Avalos and what he brings to the table, taking on a veteran fighter and trying to avoid a brawl, recapping his loss to Dat Nguyen and what he learned from the loss, if he plans to utilize his height better in future fights, and how much this next fight means to his career.

PBC Light Heavyweight Ahmed Elbiali
07/17/2017
Christopher Connor

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The rising Light Heavyweight sits down to talk about his PBC on FS1 fight and getting back to the ring, facing a boxer instead of a puncher and what he expects, his KO over Jackson Junior and what he saw before the KO, his first win since his hand surgery and what he felt about it, if he is frustrated at other fighters moving ahead of him, and when he expects to face a top 15 opponent soon.

UFC Lightweight Steven Ray
07/15/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Scottish striker sits down to talk about his fight with Paul Felder and why he feels it is guaranteed action, what he has seen out of Felder and what he brings to the table, fighting in Scotland and the advantages of training for this fight, his win over Joe Lauzon and how he evolved as a fighter, handling the pressure of being a role model, and being part of the "new wave" of Scottish MMA fighters.

Golden Boy Promotions Daquan Arnett
07/14/2017
Christopher Connor

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The highly touted light middleweight boxing prospect sits down to talk about his GBP on ESPN fight and getting back into the ring, signing with Golden Boy Promotions and how it all came together, the amicable divorce from Al Haymon and what led to it, his plans for fighting top 15 guys later in the year, and how he handled being on the shelf for over a year.

Showtime TV star Nick Hawk
07/13/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Showtime Gigolos star turned Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioner sits down to talk about getting into the sport and what made him fall in love with it, his training and how long it took him to get to black belt status, wining his tournament and getting his belt at the same time, training with Robert Drysdale, and possibly MMA career.

UFC Bantamweight Jimmie Rivera
07/12/2017
Christopher Connor

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El Terror returns to the show to talk about fighting at home and being able to drive to the fight instead of flying out, training for this fight and being able to sleep in his own bed, his opponent and what he brings to the table, the Bryan Caraway pullout and what really happened afterwards, his reasons for not taking a short notice fight, and his thoughts on the UFC Retreat and what he took out of it.

PBC Heavyweight Adam Kownacki
07/11/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Polish born, New York raised heavyweight sits down to talk about his fight with Artur Szpilka and fighting a fellow Polish fighter, the reason this fight is getting made and if he had any reservations about it, what he has seen from Artur and if he expects any changes since his loss to Deontay Wilder, his new training regiment and the weight goal for this fight, plus the chance to fight in Long Island and what fighting on FOX means for him. 

UFC Bantamweight Rob Font
07/08/2017
Christopher Connor

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"Boston Strong" returns to the show to talk about his UFC 213 fight and preparing for a familiar opponent, taking on a fighter who has been inactive and figuring out what he will do, making striking adjustments since his loss to John Lineker, his last win and what he did differently, as well as his reaction from the UFC retreat and what he got from it.

GH3 Promotions Bantamweight Adam Lopez
07/07/2017
Christopher Connor

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The GH3 Promotions Bantamweight sits down to talk about his July 14th ShoBOX date, getting back on TV and the appreciation for the opportunity, his plans for his fight and making the right adjustments, his opponent and fighting a smaller fighter, bringing in a new trainer, and his loss to Danny Roman and what happened behind the scenes.

Welterweight contender Omar Figueroa Jr
07/06/2017
Christopher Connor

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The former WBC Lightweight sits down to talk about his fight with Robert Guerrero and why it got made, fighting a guy who is the bigger fighter, handling going up in weight and adding the right muscle mass, the criticism of this fight card and his message to the media and critics, and his feelings on fighting on FOX and the exposure it brings.

UFC Heavyweight Justin Willis
07/05/2017
Christopher Connor

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The rising young American Kickboxing Academy heavyweight sits down to discuss his UFC debut and fighting overseas, why his debut was pushed back and the changes that were made, making preparations for his debut, getting into the MMA in the first place, and addressing the injury criticism that faces AKA fighters.

UFC Bantamweight Mitch Gagnon
07/04/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Canadian bantamweight sits down to talk about his UFC Fight Night in Scotland and the excitement about getting back into the Octagon, the injuries and how they have affected him in and out of the Octagon, if he ever thought about retirement, his last loss and the long layoff before the fight, and his feelings on fighting outside of Canada.

UFC Heavyweight Tim Johnson
07/03/2017
Christopher Connor

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The Fargo native sits down to talk about his UFC on FOX fight and fighting on FOX, taking on a foreign fighter and trying to find tape on his opponent, taking on a very young guy and how that changes his gameplan, his last few fights and being involved in decision fights, his plans to become more dynamic with his striking, and traveling to New York compared to Europe.

Bellator Heavyweight Javy Ayala
06/30/2017
Christopher Connor

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The hard hitting Bellator Heavyweight prospect sits down to talk about his Bellator 181 match and what he expects from his opponent, his plan of attack and what he expects from his opponent, the Sergei Kharitonov win and the impact it has had in his life, what they had seen from Sergei that gave them confidence, and his team and how they have rebuilt him since his first Bellator loss.

Dark Matter star Alex Mallari Jr
06/29/2017
Christopher Connor

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My interview w/ Alex Mallari Jr. is now up on www.lastcallradioshow.com. The Dark Matter star sits down to talk about his villain turn and why he has embraced it, changes to season three and where he sees his character going, the birth of his son and balancing being a father/husband/actor, his vegan diet, and possible redemption for Rio Ishida.

UFC Featherweight Shane Burgos
06/28/2017
Christopher Connor

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The undefeated Bronx native sits down to talk about his UFC on FOX fight and fighting nearly a several miles away from his house, the opportunity to fight close to friends and family, his opponent and what he expects out of him, fighting a high level Brazilian jujitsu blackbelt, his fight against Charles Rosa and what he enjoyed about it, and who he plans to call out soon.

Light Middleweight Julian "J-Rock" Williams
06/27/2017
Christopher Connor

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"J-Rock" sits down before his return to talk about getting back in the ring and putting his first loss behind him, his opponent and what he brings to the table, his plan for this fight and working on getting back to the winning ways, recapping his loss to Jermall Charlo, and what he learned from his first loss and where he sees himself in the division.

Actress Debbie Sherman
06/26/2017
Christopher Connor

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The rising young actress sits down to talk about her role on "The Forgiven" and how she landed the part, getting to work with Forrest Whitaker and Eric Bana and being a professional around them, her role in the movie and being the only woman with a mid major role, her working relationship with cast mate Morne Visser and learning from him, her future projects in 2017, and the difficulty in getting role in blockbuster movies. 

Bellator MMA with Chris Connor
06/24/2017
Christopher Connor

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Check out my quick preview of Bellator 180 including which fights to watch, which fights are the big keys for Bellator success and who is the fighter to watch. 

PBC Light Welterweight Miguel Cruz Jr
06/23/2017
Christopher Connor

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The undefeated Light Welterweight sits down to talk about his rematch with Alex Martin and why the fight has happened again, the first fight and what went right and wrong during the fight, the changes he has made over the last few fights, his last fight and why he took another fight before his rematch, and when he plans to challenge one of the top 15 fighters in his division.

Bellator Lightweight Derek Campos
06/22/2017
Christopher Connor

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"The Stallion" returns to the show to talk about his Bellator 181 Main Event and getting his long awaited rematch, facing Patricky Pitbull again and having a full camp this time around, his win over Derek Anderson and getting him into a brawl, his win streak and what has changed since the start of it, and his thoughts on Brent Primus and the Bellator Lightweight title. 

Bellator Lightweight Steve Kozola
06/21/2017
Christopher Connor

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The lightweight knockout artist sits down to recap his last fight and the set up to the knockout, the work he has put in with his striking and footwork, his knockout streak and how it began, signing with Bellator in the first place, when he expects to fight next, and his thoughts on the Lightweight division and when he hopes to fight for the title.

UFC Middleweight Elias Theodorou
06/20/2017
Christopher Connor

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"The Spartan" sits down to talk about his fight with Brad Tavares on TUF Finale 25 and the quick turnaround, why her prefers to fight sooner rather than later, what he sees out of Brad Tavares and how he matches up with him, his views on the UFC Fighter Summit and his suggestions on how fighters could build their brand, plus his thoughts on the Middleweight picture and how it shapes up.

Dark Matter star Anthony Lemke
06/19/2017
Christopher Connor

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Marcus Boone from Dark Matter on SYFY returns to the show as he talks Season 3 and the general theme of this season, the fallout with Ryo and where that leaves the time, his role on the show and how the character is developing, the show's renewal and how he views it, and where he hopes his character is taken down the line.

UFC Middleweight Johny Hendricks
06/17/2017
Christopher Connor

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"Big Rigg" sits down to talk about the move to middleweight and how he feels with one fight under his belt in the division, his win over Hector Lombard and how he stuck to the gameplan, why he chose to strike for all three rounds without using his wrestling, his thoughts on Tim Boetsch and what he brings to the table, fighting in his old stomping ground, and how the new weight cut has affected the family.

Middleweight boxer Mike Jimenez
06/15/2017
Christopher Connor

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"Hollywood" sits down to talk about his rematch with Aaron Pryor and why he feels things will be different, the first fight and how the height and reach bothered him, how he balances his iron worker job with his training without trouble, his plans for 2017 and a possible TV fight, and his thoughts on the super middleweight division and where he fits into it.

06/14/2017
Christopher Connor

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Dana White, Leonard Ellerbee and Showtime President Stephen Espinoza sit down to answer questions from the media regarding the August 26th Showdown between Conor McGrergor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. 

Bellator Middleweight John Salter
06/14/2017
Christopher Connor

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The rising Middleweight contender sits down to talk about his recent win streak and Main Event card placement on Bellator 181, his opponent Kendall Grove and the size disadvantage he faces, sparring with taller fighters and getting use to the reach, his win over Claudio Annicchiarico and the criticism he faced from the win, fighting in Italy, and why he feels that the Bellator Middleweight champion is avoiding him.

UFC Featherweight Jared Goron
06/13/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Flash" Gordon sits down before his UFC debut to talk about the fallout from his earlier scheduled fight and what happened, how illness forced him out of the fight and into the hospital, his thoughts on his opponent and what he brings to the table, getting into the UFC and the road it took, and how he balances training with his finances.

UFC Light Heavyweight Jared Cannonier
06/12/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Killa Gorilla" returns to the show to talk about his TUF Finale bout and getting back into the Octagon, his opponent and why he's not worried about his skill set, his thoughts on opponents trying to wrestle him in the future and how he plans to counter that, what he learned from the Glover Texiera fight, leaving his full time job to compete full time as a fighter, and how he sold the idea to his family and their reaction.

IBF Lightweight champion Robert Easter Jr
06/10/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Bunny" returns to the show as he talks about his title defense on PBC on Bounce TV in his hometown, if defending the title in his hometown gets easier due to experience, his opponent, Dennis Shafikov, and what he brings to the table, having first hand knowledge on him from the Shafikov win over Jamel Herring, and keeping his focus on the fight and not big money fights.

Bellator Bantamweight Steve Garcia
06/09/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Mean Machine" returns to the show to talk about his big TV fight on Bellator 181 and the significance of getting on TV, fighting Joe Warren and having seen him up close and personal in the past, handling a fighter who has top level wrestling, what him and his team are doing for preparation, the Bantamweight standings, and when he hopes to fight for a title down the road.

Bellator Welterweight Ryan Couture
06/07/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The MMA Fighter/Xtreme Couture part owner sits down to talk about fighting on the Bellator 180 card and why it means so much to him, his opponent and relying on YouTube tapes, going up in weight to take on a bigger man, his last fight against Gotti Yamauchi and what went wrong, and training "nomads" in his gym.

UFC Light Heavyweight Josh Stansbury
06/06/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Sandman" returns tot the show to talk about his UFC Fight Night  opponent and what he brings to the table, fighting a smaller fighter and the change in strategy, his loss to Devin Clark and feeling "flat", the move to Las Vegas and what caused him to train there after years in Ohio, and what other changes he has made in his life to date. 

UFC Welterweight Zak Ottow
06/05/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Barbarian" sits down to talk about his UFC Fight Night bout and traveling all the way to New Zealand, his plans for dealing with the time zone difference and having to adjust to it, traveling for nearly a full day and avoiding eating and drinking on the plane, his loss to Sergio Moraes and what went wrong, the experience of fighting in Brazil, and his new gym and partnering with Rick Glenn.

Bellator Middleweight Jordan Young
06/03/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The American Top Team prospect sits down to talk about his latest short notice win over Tim Caron and how he graded himself on the fight, why he wanted the fight despite the short notice, his past few wins and where he feels he stands in the Middleweight division, moving to American Top Team in the first place, and his goals for 2017.

Lucha Underground star Taya
06/02/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The former Fitness Model/ballerina turned professional wrestler talks about her Lucha Underground debut and the story behind it, working with Brian Cage and why she enjoyed it, getting into professional wrestling and working heavily in Mexico, her role in the "Women's Combat Sports" movement, and her goals in Lucha Underground.

UFC Middleweight Gerald Meerschert
06/01/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"GM3" sits down to talk about his fight with Thiago Santos and what he expects from him, Santos style and if he will be tougher to submit compared to other opponents, his last fight and getting the submission win, showing patience when he is fighting from the bottom, and his thoughts on the Middleweight division and the drama involved in it. 

GYM Light Middleweight Bruno Bredicean
05/31/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The rising Florida born Light Middleweight sits down to talk about upcoming fight on June 17th and what kind of fighter he expects to face, preparing for a fight without an opponent, his last fight and what he has improved on, the move to Grant Brothers Boxing and what they are working with him on, moving to Montreal and having to adjust to new languages and cultures.

UFC Lightweight Vinc Pichel
05/30/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"From Hell" Pichel sits down to talk about his return to MMA after a lengthy absence and the reasons behind the long layoff, the injuries and how frustrating they became for his daily life, his return to the UFC and what it means for him and his family, the travel for this fight and how he and his team have been handling the time zone difference. 

Lucha Underground's The Mack
05/26/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Los Angeles native sits down to talk about his role in Season 3 of Lucha Underground and where he wants to go, his matches with Cage and how they were able to top each match, the physicality and how he has been able to avoid getting hurt, his preference with working with bigger or smaller wrestlers and the benefits, and how he got involved in wrestling in the first place.

UFC Welterweight Ben Saunders
05/25/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Killa B" sits down to recap his UFC Fight Night 109 Fight and having to travel to Sweden, how he plans to handle the time zone difference and dealing with long plane rides, his opponent and what he brings to the table, his last win over Court McGee and why the win meant alot to him and his career, his growth since returning to the UFC, and possible title shot down the road and how it will affect the gym. 

Undefeated boxer Regis Prograis
05/24/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The undefeated Super Lightweight sits down to talk about his fight with Joel Diaz and the excitement of taking on a big fight, what he knows out of him and why he won't be watching tape on him, what him and his team are doing to prepare for his length, being part of the Thurman-Porter card and the experience of being around a big fight, and a look back at his toughest fight to date.

UFC Lightweight Jeremy Kennedy
05/23/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Undefeated Lightweight sits down to talk about his past two UFC victories and the improvements between each fight, heading down to Brazil and beating Ronny Jason in front of the hostile crowd, training in Thialand and embracing their culture, and when he expects to fight again in 2017.

GYM Welterweight Dario Bredicean
05/22/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Florida born/Montreal based Welterweight sits down to talk about his Showtime Boxing debut and fighting on the undercard of Fonfara/Stevenson 2, his plans for the fight and not having an opponent yet, his improved power and what he and the Grant Brothers have been working on, which fighters have helped him to date, and why he moved from Florida to relocate to Montreal.

Middleweight contender Steve Rolls
05/20/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The undefeated Toronto native sits down to talk about his ShoBOX co-main event fight and the excitement about fighting at the Boxing Hall of Fame, his opponent Demond Nicholson and taking on a heavier opponent, his relationship with DiBella Entertainment and getting back on Showtime, and whether he would want to fight David Lemiuex.

UFC Lightweight Michael Chiesa
05/19/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The TUF Live winner sits down to talk about his fight at UFC Fight Night 111 and headlining the card, his opponent's trash talking and why he refuses to allow it to bother him, his win streak and what he has learned from it, the Jorge Masvidal loss and how it changed him, working out in different gyms, and how bad his back injury was.

UFC Welterweight Abdul Razak Al Hassan
05/18/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Judo Thunder" sits down to talk about his UFC Fight Night bout and heading overseas once more, getting use to the travel and getting things organized this time around, his opponent and what he knows of him, his reason for not watching tape and relying on his coaches, getting over the UFC Octagon jitters, and when he expects to fight a top 15 guy.

GYM Promotions Welterweight Custio Clayton
05/16/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The former Canadian 2012 Olympian sits down to talk about his fight on the Stevenson-Fonfara card and what it means for him, what he expects from his team on the type of opponent he is going to face, his last fight and the improvements, the Olympic boxing experience and how he handled the heartbreak, and why he choose GYM as his promoter.

PBC Prospect Antonio Russell
05/15/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The undefeated bantamweight prospect sits down to talk about his 5/20 fight in Oak Hill and what it means to be fighting on his father's birthday, who he hopes to fight and what he expects out of his opponent, being part of the family business and finding his own identity, and possible fight with Rau'She Warren down the line.

UFC Heavyweight Rashad Coulter
05/13/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Daywalker" sits down before his UFC 211 fight to talk about his UFC debut and his emotions when he got the contract, his thoughts on Chase Sherman and what he sees out of him, fighting a guy who is coming off two losses and the pressure he is under, when he expects to have Octagon jitters, and how his son's and father handled the news.

UFC Welterweight Colby Covington
05/11/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The American Top Team prospect sits down to talk about his UFC Singapore fight and the anger of being turned down by other welterweights, why Rafael Dos Anjos was on his radar and what he did to provoke him, taking on Stun Gun Kim and dealing with a bigger Welterweight, bouncing back from and injury, and when he hopes to get a top 5 fight.

WBC Champion Gary Russell Jr
05/10/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Mister" Gary Russell Jr sits down to talk about fighting on the same card of his family and the importance of fighting on this card, helping train his brothers and balancing that with his own fight, fighting Oscar Escandon and his compact style, getting a super fight down the line and when he expects to get one, and if he would ever fight overseas for the right fight.

Dead Daisies Singer John Corabi
05/09/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Dead Daisies singer sits down to talk about the new album and the launch next week, the motivation behind it and why he stills loves producing music, the world tour and how the band keeps the energy to perform during 5 day stretches, his views on the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame, and if the band would ever work with artists from other genres. 

Bellator Light Heavyweight Linton Vassell
05/08/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Swarm" sits down to talk about his Bellator 179 fight and coming back home, the feelings he experiences from going home and fighting a high caliber opponent, fighting Liam McGeary and his complex ground game, fighting a BJJ guy and getting guys his build for camp, and how Henri Hooft has changed his outlook on striking. 

Boxing Trainer Gary Russell Sr
05/05/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The head of the Russell Clan sits down to talk about his three sons fighting on the same card in Oxon Hill, MD and what it means to him, balancing the role as father and trainer, his work with his sons and how he got them into boxing in the first place, the heartbreak over Gary Antuanne's loss in the Olympics, and when he expects Gary Jr to get his own superfight.

PBC Super Lightweight Gary Antuanne Russell
05/04/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The 2016 US Olympian sits down to to talk about his pro debut and the excitement in fighting in his hometown, fighting on his father's birthday and being part of the family affair that day, recapping his quarterfinal loss and why it still bothers him to this day, the Olympic Experience, and the reason he turned pro instead of returning to the Olympics. 

Top Rank Lightweight Ray Beltran
05/03/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Sugar" sits down to talk about his return to HBO and the long road that it has taken him to get back into title contention, his win over Mason Menard and silencing his doubters and critics, his upcoming opponent and taking on more of a boxer than a puncher, his Madison Square Garden debut and what it means to him, and the drug test failure and the reason behind it.

LFA Middleweight Eryk Anders
05/02/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Undefeated Middleweight prospect sits down to talk about his impressive MMA start and how he got into it in the first place, the transition from football and how long it took him to get into "MMA Conditioning" his Bellator fight and why nothing more came from it, his plans for 2017 and beyond, signing with Legacy Fighting Alliance, and their immediate plans for him this year. 

UFC Lightweight James Vick
05/01/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Texecutioner" sits down to talk about his upcoming fight at UFC 211 and fighting in his home state, his opponent and what he brings to the table, the adjustments he made in his last fight and his improvements, handling anger from people over his choice of training camp, and why he continues to stay with Team Lloyd Irvin.

Legacy Fighting Alliance champ Kevin Aguilar
04/28/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Legacy Fighting Alliance Welterweight champion sits down to talk about his big knockout win over Damon Jackson and how he set it up, why he was confident he was going to score the Knockout over Jackson, his improved wrestling and how he has worked on it, going to other camps to improve his skills, and if he gets frustrated over not getting his big break yet.

Bellator Lightweight Derek Anderson
04/27/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Barbaric" sits down to talk about his Bellator 179 bout and the chance of fighting in the UK, taking on Michael Page and why he is fighting him at Welterweight, ignoring the Page antics and trash talk, his last two fights and what went right and wrong, and recapping his loss to Derek Campos and how things got away from him.

UFC Featherweight Chas Skelly
04/26/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Scrapper" returns to talk about his spot on #UFC211 and what it means to be fighting on this card, training with Henri Hooft and the improvements he has made in being a complete MMA fighter, his fight against Chris Grutzenmacher and being on point with his skills, Jason Knight and what he brings to the table, and why he views Knight as a dangerous fighter.

Undefeated Featherweight Joseph Diaz Jr
04/25/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

Jo-Jo sits down to talk about his fight on the Canelo-Chavez card and the excitement of co-main eventing the fight card, the experience of fighting on a Canelo card and the atmosphere, his opponent Manuel Avila and what he brings to the table, taking on a boxer and how that changes his game plan, his last several wins and how he has grown, and what champion he plans to target next.

PBC Prospect Mario Barrios
04/24/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Golden Boy" returns to the show to talk about his PBC on FS1 Main Event fight and the stakes involved, fighting Nelson Lara and what he brings to the table, fighting a veteran fighter and expecting what he is going to do, his last fight and the experience of fighting on the Thurman-Garcia super fight, and when he expects to fight a top 15-20 fighter.

CPC Bantamweight Cody Stamman
04/21/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Michigan Top Team owner sits down to talk about his upcoming fight and the prospect of it being a launching pad fight to either Bellator or UFC, his opponent and what he brings to the table, focusing on the fight and not letting his future ambitions blind him, his role at Michigan Top Team and how it has changed, and what weight he plans to call his home down the line at.

Bellator Lightweight Brent Primus
04/20/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The undefeated Lightweight contender sits down to talk about his title fight at Bellator 180 and his initial reaction to the announcement, the experience of the first press conference and standing alongside MMA royalty, his opponent and the challenge of fighting an explosive athlete, the criticism of "not earning" his shot, and how the fallout of his cancelled fight with Adam Picolotti affected him in more ways than one.

US 2016 Olympian Charles Conwell
04/19/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The 2016 Olympic Middleweight boxer sits down to talk about his Pro Debut and the excitement of turning pro, the reason behind his decision and why he didn't hesitate, the 2016 Olympic Experience and what he learned from his fight, signing with Tony Holden and Lou DiBella, and the deal breaker that was the reason behind signing with them.

Bellator Flyweight Ilima Lei-McFarlane
04/17/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Hawaiian MMA standout sits down to talk about her Bellator 178 Interview and the thrill of being the co-main event, her plans for Jessica Middleton and fighting a taller fighter, handling the Muy-Thai style and how she has to adjust, her thoughts on Bellator NYC and if she plans to try to get on the card, and the toughest fighter she has faced to date.

Boxing prospect Brandyn Lynch
03/18/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The rising boxing prospect sits down to recap his debut fight and the nerves that he experienced, the improvements from his last fight and working out the kinks, plans for his next fight and staying patient, how his two trainers handle things and avoiding conflict, plus his financial situation and his feelings on any regrets.

UFC Bantamweight Patrick Williams
04/15/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Animal" sits down to talk about his UFC on FOX fight and getting back into the cage, the injury and how tough it was not being able to fight, what he did in the meantime, his opponent Tom DuQuesnoy and what he knows about him, his plans for the fight, and getting back mentally into the sport.

Golden Boy Promotions Manuel Avilla
04/14/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Tino" Avilla sits down to talk about fighting on the Canelo-Chavez card and the impact of fighting on the PPV portion, the fight against Joseph Diaz Jr and how this fight came about, taking on a pressure fighting the challenges that come with it, if he feels pressure or no pressure fighting against Diaz on the PPV, and the huge chance in this training camp that he feels will be a benefit to him.

French/Puerto Rican Singer Isabella
04/13/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Puerto Rican/French singer and songwriter sits down to talk about her latest single, “Dream About Us” and that time and work that went into it, her influence in Puerto Rican and French culture and how she describes her music, working with BJ the Chicago Kid, and how her love of dance helps her with her music.

NCAA & Olympic champion Kyle Snyder
04/12/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Ohio State Buckeye sits down to talk about wining his 2nd straight NCAA Championship despite wrestling with a rib injury, how he had to overcome breathing issues due to the injury, wrestling at Ohio State and how life has changed for him since the Olympics, wining the gold medal for USA, and the moment when he was on the podium with the gold medal.

UFC Flyweight Michelle Waterson
04/10/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Karate Hottie" returns to the show as she talks about her UFC on FOX fight with Rose Namajunas and past preparations for her, what Rose brings to the table, recapping her win over Paige Van Zant, fighting the perfect fight, signing with WME as her TV/Movie agent, possible acting career, and the fallout from her documentary.

UFC Middleweight Andrew Sanchez
04/11/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"El Dirte" stops by the show to talk about his fight on UFC on FOX and dropping down to Middleweight, the TUF experience and how fighting at Light Heavyweight had its advantages, taking on Anthony Smith and what he brings to the table, fighting a guy who has vast experience in the Octagon, and why he moved his camp post TUF to NJ.

Light Heavyweight Samuel Clarkson
04/08/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Texas native sits down to talk about his step up in the boxing rankings and the significance of the ShoBOX fight, his opponent Dmitry Bivol and what he brings to the table, relocating his training camp and the reason behind it, getting treated as a prospect instead of an opponent, and being one step closer to fighting for a major world title.

Director/Actress Castille Landon
04/05/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The “Albion: The Enchanted Stallion" director sits down to talk about her newest movie project and the work that went into creating it, the process and getting the right people to follow through with it, working with A List actors and getting the chance to select them for her projects, and her thoughts on female directors and their standing in Hollywood.

UFC Lightweight Josh Emmett
04/04/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Team Alpha Male prospect sits down to talk about his UFC 210 fight and taking on the hometown kid, what he expects from Desmond Green and the experience of making his UFC debut, then UFC on FOX Card in Sacramento and the experience and rush he got from it, and the new mentality over at Alpha Male and how it has helped him with his training.

UFC Strawweight Pearl Gonzalez
04/03/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The UFC newcomer stops by the show to talk about her UFC debut and fighting on the Pay Per View card, her opponent and what she has seen out of her in her last UFC fight, her move to the gym and what she has sacrificed along the way, her husband and how the two maintain their love despite a long distance relationship, and what got her into MMA in the first place.

Light Welterweight Emmanuel Taylor
04/01/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Tranzformer" returns to the show to talk about his fight on the Canelo-Chavez card and the opportunity that comes with it, his fight against Lucas Mathysee and what he expects out of him, fighting a pressure fighter and why he prefers that over a counter puncher, bouncing back from his loss to Broner and continuing to box, as well as why he loves this sport still.

Undefeated Top Rank boxer Mike Reed
03/31/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Yes Indeed" sits down to talk about his fight in Oxon Hill and making his return to his hometown, preparing for an unknown opponent and the challenges of getting ready for someone non specific, his last win and what he gained from it, the frustration of not being on TV compared to other peers, and when he expects to get his big break.

UFC Welterweight Patrick Cote
03/30/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Predator" returns to the show to talk about his UFC 210 fight and the chance to fight in New York, his opponent Thiago Alves and having knowledge of his style, the challenges of fighting a guy built like Alves, his thoughts on the Cerrone fight and why he felt "off", how distractions can come up during a camp and a promotion, and his thoughts on the return of GSP.

Bellator Featherweight Emmanuel Sanchez
03/28/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"El Matador" returns to the show as he talks about his fight with Marcus Galvao and taking on the former bantamweight, fighting a man smaller than him and how it affects his training, his win over Georgi Karakhanyan and breaking through the top of the division, criticism of him not finishing fights, and how he plans to fix that issue.

Top Rated Super Middleweight Shakeel Phinn
03/27/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Jamaican Juggernaut" returns to the show as he talks about his Friday Night main event and taking a big step up in competition, his past two fights and having the chance to work on his skill and craft, the Super Middleweight division and how its been thrown in chaos, plans for fighting soon on American TV, and hiring people to run his gym as he prepares for his fight.

Bellator Bantamweight Darrion Caldwell
03/25/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Wolf" sat down (Before his injury) to talk about his title shot with Eduard Dantas and what he has seen from him in his past fights, the Dantas-Warren fight and why he feels his fight would be different, the win over Baby Joe and what he learned from the first fight, fighting a guy who was overweight, and the new additions to Bellator and where he fits in them. 

Team Alpha Male Trainer Justin Bucholtz
03/24/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The head coach of Team Alpha Male sits down to talk about the success of the team and the breakthrough this past December, the Cody Garbrandt title victory and what it meant to the gym, his role as trainer and working with veterans and younger fighters, the newest members, and how he coaches women compares to men.

UFC Lightweight Will Brooks
03/22/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Ill Will" returns to the show to talk about his UFC 210 fight and getting a chance to fight in New York, his opponent Charles Oliveira and the possibility of him not making weight, why he took on Cowboy Oliviera despite being possible ten pounds over the weight limit, what he would do again if the situation happen, and when the rib injury happened and how it affected the first round of that fight.

Invicta FC Atomweight Amber Brown
03/21/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The NHB Fit member sits down to talk about her upcoming fight and her return to Atomweight, her opponent and what she sees out of her, her training for a Atomweight compared to strawweight, her last fight and the difference she felt fighting a weight class heavier, her future in MMA, and her thoughts on a teammate leaving and would she ever leave the gym.

Golden Boy Promotions Jason Quigley
03/20/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Irish Middleweight sits down to talk about his fight on ESPN2 and the excitement about headlining a prime time televised card, his opponent Glen Tapia and what he sees out of him, the criticism about fighting a guy perceived as a "shot" fighter, the pressure of having to win impressively, and when he plans to fight a top 15 fighter.

Actress Lindsey Lambew
03/17/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The "Blue Line" actress sits down to talk about her movie role and what the movie is all about, working with Jordan Ladd and Tom Sizemore and what she picked up from working with them, her work on other shows as an associate producer and what it entails, plus talking about getting starstruck and how she avoids getting that feeling.

UFC Featherweight Charles Rosa
03/16/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Boston native sits down to talk about his UFC 210 fight vs. Shane Burgos and what he expects out of him, his plans for the fight and preparing over at American Top Team, which guys have been helping him the most over there, his fights in the UFC and taking fights on short notice, and what convinced him to move from Boston to Coral Gables for his career.

UFC Welterweight Kamaru Usman
03/15/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Nigerian Nightmare" returns to the show to talk about his UFC 210 fight and the significance of his opponent, what he haws seen out of him and how he matches up with his opponent, the striking improvements under Henri Hooft, shedding the label of being a "boring wrestler", and how he is building his brand.

WSOF Featherweight Champion Lance Palmer
03/14/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The WSOF Featherweight champion returns to the show to talk about his title defense and regaining the title, the challenger and what brings to the table, his thoughts on being one of the faces of WSOF, and where his future lies in 2017.

2016 Olympic Bronze Medalist Nico Hernandez
03/13/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Wichita native sits down to talk about his pro debut and the range of emotions that is coming with it, the loss of his gym due to the fire and how he has had to modify training, what he sees out of his opponent and from the pro game, the reason he signed with a local promoter and how long the deal is for.

UFC Light Heavyweight Corey Anderson
03/10/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Overtime" returns to the show to talk about his UFC London Main Event fight and what it means for him, his thoughts on Jimi Manuwa and what he brings to the table, his win at UFC Albany and what changes he made to his style and gameplan plus the meaning behind his new nickname.

PBC Lightweight Omar Douglas
03/08/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Super O" sits down to talk about his PBC on Bounce fight with Edner Cherry and what he expects from him, watching Cherry's fights in the past and being a fan of his career, preparing for a fighter with a vast pro experience, his loss to Javier Fortuna and what he learned from it, and when the fight started getting away from him.

KOTC Atomweight Bi Nguyen
03/05/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Killher Bee" sits down to talk about her KOTC title shot in March and how she got it, taking on a past opponent for the title and how it helps her stay motivated, thoughts on moving up to the strawweight division down the line, and what current UFC star has helped her the most.
UFC Welterweight Max Griffin
03/04/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Max Pain" sits down to talk about his UFC Fight Night in Brazil and the excitement about fighting overseas for the first time (update 3/3; Pain pulled out due to injury), his recent UFC fights and getting the bounce back win, his fight in Mexico and how he prepared for the high altitude, and much more.

Light Heavyweight Contender Andrzej Fonfara
03/03/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Polish Light Heavyweight contender sits down to talk about his fight with Chad Dawson and why this fight is happening, the hiring of Virgil Hunter and why he sought him out, the changes to his camp, recapping his loss to Joe Smith, and how the birth of his son has changed him.

UFC Featherweight Luke Sanders
03/01/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Cool Hand" sits down to talk about his UFC 209 fight and the significance of fighting on this card, his opponent and what he brings to the table, fighting a guy who is a top tier fighting, his UFC debut and how he graded himself, and how he stayed afloat financially when he first started fighting.

PBC Light Middleweight Erickson Lubin
02/28/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Hammer" sits down before his fight with Jorge Cota to talk about his opponent and what he has seen out of him, his plans on improving from his previous fight and getting back to basics, going for the knockout and staying the course, and the experience of fighting on a big fight card on CBS.

Red Reign Drummer Sammy Lee
02/25/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Red Reign drummer joins the show to talk about the band's new album and their partnership with Grammy winning producer David Ivory, plans for upcoming tours, how they view themselves in terms of genre, and who he would love to work with.

Director/Producer Tom Costabile
02/23/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Director/Producer sits down to talk about his new horror movie on February 24th and the premise, the plot and how he got involved in the story in the first place, the challenge of finding the perfect actress to play the villain, choosing the characters, future projects in 2014, and his goals long term in the movie industry.

PBC Middleweight Tony Harrison
02/21/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The rising middleweight prospect talk about his PBC on FOX fight and the stakes at hand, his opponent Jarrett Hurd and what he brings to the table, taking on a fellow prospect and what advantages he has, his last win over Sergey Rabchenko and the impact the win had, proving the critics wrong, and how good the win felt for his family.

WBA Weltertweight Champion Keith Thurman
02/20/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The WBA Welterweight Super Champion sits down to talk about his PBC on CBS fight and being the face of CBS boxing, his fight with Danny Garcia and why he wanted this fight, his plan for the fight and what he sees out of Danny, Angel Garcia's antics and how they don't affect him, the press conference and how he felt about it, and recapping the Porter fight and what he got out of that fight.

UFC Welterweight Stephen Thompson
02/17/2017
Chris Connor

Story

"Wonderboy" sits down to talk about the highly anticipated rematch with Welterweight champion Tyrone Woodley, what Woodley did well and how he plans to counter, the ESPN blow up and getting caught up in the circus, his thoughts on Woodley and how he compares to other champion, and looking back at UFC 205 and the commotion back stage.

Actor/Writer Luis DaSilva Jr
02/16/2017
Chris Connor

Story

The "Kickboxer: Vengeance" star sits down to talk about working on the remake movie and the experience, interacting with other athletes turned actors and their camaraderie, his last several films and the experience of working with high profile actors, balancing fatherhood and acting, and his big role in 2018.

The Magicians Actress Summer Bishil
02/08/2017
Chris Connor

Story

The rising actress sits down to talk about The Magicians Season 2 arc and what to expect, her character development and where she hopes to see the character go, the transition from movies to television, her working chemistry with co-star Hale Appleman, and thoughts on being the villain down the road.

Bellator Lightweight Adam Piccolotti
02/04/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The American Kickboxing Academy rising star sits down to talk about his fight with Brent Primus and the impact of it, getting a chance to fight at home, his reason for signing with Bellator in the first place, his love of BJJ and the thought process behind it, and his future in the division and who has helped him along the way (Editor's note; interview was done before he pulled out on 2/1//2017)

IBF Lightweight champion Robert Easter Jr
02/03/2017
Chris Connor

Story

The IBFF Lightweight champion sits down to talk about coming home as the new IBF champion and being part of the parade, the title and how much it means to him as well as his family and friends, the fight with Richard Commey and having to dig deep, his first title defense and when he expects to fight Dennis Shafikov.

Magicians Actor Hale Appleman
02/01/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Magicians star sits down to recap Season 1 and the wild turns his character took, what to expect from Elliot Waugh in season 2 and the character growth, making his big TV main role debut on Magicians and working with special effects/CGI, his theater training, and the working relationship with Summer Bishil.

Black Sails star Luke Arnold
01/31/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The STARZ Black Sails star sits down to talk about the final season of the hit show and the success as a result of the cast, working with Toby Stephens and Zethu Dlomo and the dynamics between the two, future projects and his career after Black Sails, and following in the foot steps of other great actors who played Long John Silver.

WBA Bantamweight champion Rau'Shee Warren
01/28/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The former Olympian and newly crowned WBA Bantamweight champion sits down to talk about his PBC on Bounce TV homecoming fight, recapping the big win over Juan Carlos Payano, the rematch and fighting in Chicago, the emotions he felt after years of disappointment, his family's reaction, his opponent and what he knows of him, and plans to unify vs. Jamie McDonnell. 

PBC Welterweight Sammy Vasquez Jr
01/26/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The "Who Can Mexican" sits down to talk about his fight against Luis Collazo and taking on a familiar face, the second training camp that he has based on Collazo's style, his fight with Felix Diaz and what he did to frustrate him, the learning experience he got from the Diaz fight, and his plans for 2017.

WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder
01/25/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Bronze Bomber" sits down to talk about his PBC on FOX Heavyweight title defense, dealing with criticism from fans and media about his performance, the frustration about not landing the big title fight, a horrible 2016, and possible fights with Joshua/Klitschko winner or Joseph Parker.

Bellator Lightweight David Rickels
01/24/2017
Chris Connor

Story

"The Caveman" sits down to talk about his Bellator 170 fight and headlining the card in Kansas City, his opponent and what he knows about him, his plans for fighting some big names in 2017, what weight he plans to campaign at, and how the Caveman concept was born.

UFC Bantamweight Julianna Pena
01/23/2017
Chris Connor

Story

"The Venezuelan Vixen" sits down to talk about her UFC on FOX fight and the chance to fight for the title, her opponent and how she has been preparing for this fight, her rocky last 15 months and handling who is on her team and who has left, her reaction Ronda Rousey's loss and why she still wants that fight, and the double standards that certain fighters face.

WBC #1 Contender Mikey Garcia
01/18/2017
Chris Connor

Story

The former world champion returns to the show to talk about his fight with Dejan Zlaticanin and the challenge he faces, why he wanted this fight now despite others being leery, recapping his win over Elio Rojas and if he felt any cobwebs, getting back into his groove, and addressing the status of if he "loves" boxing and his contract status.

Bellator Lightweight Derek Anderson
01/17/2017
Chris Connor

Story

"Barbaric" sits down to talk about fighting on the Bellator 170 card and the opportunity that comes with it, why he feels that Derek Campos is a perfect opponent for him, what he sees out of Campos style that he can exploit, recapping his last win and what he felt he improved on, and his future in the Lightweight division regarding a title shot.

MMA Fighter/Trainer Antonio McKee
01/17/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Body Shop Gym" Owner/MMA Wrestler sits down in an exclusive interview to talk about his gym and their philosophy about training fighters, how he trains his son compared to other fighters, the pitfalls that most MMA fighters face, the wear and tear on the body, his views on his UFC cut, and the future of the sport and where its going.

Titan FC Flyweight Jose Torres
01/16/2017
Chris Connor

Story

"Shorty" Torres sits down to talk about his fight with Pedro Nobre and it finally happening, the delays in this fight and dealing with the frustration, getting assurances if Nobre pulls out again, when he expects to be in the UFC, training wih TJ Dillashaw, and when he will move up to 135.

UFC Heavyweight Justin Ledet
01/14/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"El Blanco" sits down to talk about his UFC Fight Night 104 bout and getting a chance to go home, his opponent and his European style, recapping his submission win over Mark Godbeer, expanding his skills, the challenges of fighting at home, and his thoughts on his contract and free agency.

Bellator Lightweight Derek Campos
01/10/2017
Chris Connor

Story

"The Stallion" rejoins the show to talk about being on the Bellator 170 card and the significance of it, his opponent Derek Anderson and what he brings to the table, the fallout from Bellator 167 and not being able to fight, his place in the Lightweight rankings, and when he hopes to get a rematch with Michael Chandler.

Super Middleweight Contender Anthony Dirrell
01/09/2017
Chris Connor

Story

"The Dog" sits down to talk about his PBC on SPIKE co-main event fight and the importance of making a statement, recapping his fight with Caleb Truax and why he was more aggressive, plans for Barclays the next day, and his efforts in Flint Michigan and why he still is "fighting the good fight".

Undefeated Super Bantamweight Gervonta Davis
01/08/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

"Tank" sits down for an exclusive interview on LastCallRadioShow.com to talk about his world title shot versus Jose Pedraza, his plans for the fight and how he sees it, if he ever saw this fight happening as quickly as it has, and how much his success has meant to those close around him.

Bellator President Scott Coker
01/04/2017
Chris Connor

Story

The President of Bellator MMA sits down to talk about the 2016 year and the ups and downs the company endured, the loss of Kimbo Slice both in the cage and out of cage and its impact on him and the company, the Heavyweight title picture and where it stands, the future of Bellator 145 Women's Division, the 125 lb division, free agency, and an update on Daniel Straus.

Undefeated Super Middleweight Ronald Ellis
01/06/2017
Chris Connor

Story

The undefeated Super Middleweight sits down to talk about his SHO Box showcase fight on January 20th, his opponent and getting a step up in competition, the Julius Jackson fight and why he had to pull out, watching his brother's big win and his reaction to it, and his promoter's plans for him in 2017.

Killer Bee Vocalist Anders Ronnblum
01/02/2017
Christopher Connor

Story

The Swedish-Canadian Rock Group guitarist sits down to talk about the band's US return and where they are playing at, the reason behind the new album and how long it took them to put it together, how they keep going during whirlwind tours without mailing it in, if they would ever work an different genre band, and who he would love to work with musically for a one time performance

Bellator Featherweight Henry Corrales
12/30/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"OK" Corrales sits down to talk about his Bellator 170 fight with Cody Bollinger and the advantages he feels he has, getting a fighter where he has an extended training camp, his losses and the frustration of taking fights at times on short notice, his thoughts on Bellator and their loyalty towards him, plus changes he has made to his camp.

Director Ryan Lacen
12/28/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Director of the newest romantic music movie sits down to talk about the movie itself and the story behind it, working with a talented cast and how he selected them, working with co-director Anthony Baldino, his prior gigs and how they helped him land his "production talent", and how he could land a bigger gig down the line.

UFC Welterweight Johny Hendricks
12/23/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

"Big Rigg" stops by the show as he prepares for his fight with Neil Magny at UFC 207, his training camp and getting back to his roots, clarifications on his retirement and when he will retire, why he refuses to get side tracked by the past, and when he plans to train at a camp out of state.

Actor/Singer Christian Kane
12/22/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The TNT Librarians star sits down to talk about Season 3 and what to expect from his character, the storyline and the evolution of the team, his success on past TNT shows and how it helped him, having to "unlearn" fighting for the Librarians role, and his love of music and when he will sing on The Librarians.

UFC Bantamweight Jimmie Rivera
12/19/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The top ranked bantamweight contender sits down to talk about his win against Urijah Faber and how it has changed his life, the one surreal moment he had when fighting Faber, what he learned about himself, his thoughts on Caraway and what he sees out of him, how he matches up with Caraway, and why he can't behave like Conor.

UFC Welterweight Abdul Razak Al Hassan
12/26/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The Texas Judo specialist sits down after his UFC Fight Night Belfast win to talk about taking his UFC debut on 10 days notice, the whirlwind experience and having to get his paperwork taken care of on the fly, his win over Charlie Ward and getting bonus, taking on a guy in his home town, and coming to the US and the challenge of adapting to a new culture.

UFC Welterweight Ben Saunders
12/21/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"Killa B" sits down to talk about his fight with Court McGee and getting a big profile fight, fighting in Phoenix after the holidays and managing his weight, his brief "cut" from the UFC and getting back into the UFC, turning down other offers, and why he views the UFC as the last company he plans to fight for.

WSOF Welterweight Paul Bradley
12/20/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"The Gentleman" sits down to talk about his WSOF fight with Yushin Okami and his defensive style, what he learned from the Jon Fith fight and how to attack Okami, if he feels any pressure in taking on a top tier Welterweight/Middleweight, the main reason he signed with Ray Sefo, and his future with WSOF.

Tyketto guitarist Chris Green
12/17/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Tyketto guitarist sits down to talk about his new solo single "Unveil" and how much work he put into it, the inspiration for doing it and the amount of prep time that it took for him before he recorded it, his work with Tyketto and how the band came to form, plans for 2017, and what he loves about the music itself.

Fight City Writer Manny Montreal
12/16/2016
Chris Connor

Story

Manny Montreal returns to the show to talk about the formation of the new "Union" in MMAAA and his debut conference call, the line up of fighters and what they can offer, George St. Pierre's role and where he stands in the grand scheme of things, Bjorn Rebney and why he was needed for this roster, and concerns of what MMAAA is all about.

WSOF Heavyweight Jared Roshsolt
12/13/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Big Show" sits down to talk about his decision to sign with the WSOF and why he chose them over several others, the relationship with Ray Sefo and him understanding the sport, his opponent and trying to get a game plan based on limited info, plans to make his style more fan friendly, and his feelings on fighting in NYC at MSG.

UFC Welterweight Tim Means
12/09/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"The Dirty Bird" sits down to talk about his UFC 207 fight and getting a step up in opponents, life while he was suspended and how he handled the criticism, the beef with Sabah Homasi and why he enjoyed beating him up, working through the holidays, and his plans for New Year's Eve this year.

UFC Strawweight Michelle Waterson
11/09/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"The Karate Hottie" returns to the show to talk about her UFC on FOX headline event and the significance of the moment, her fight with Paige Van Zant and what she brings to the table, her thoughts on getting into movies and TV and her plan for that possible career, and how she has kept a positive outlook despite several injuries in the last few months.

Ex-UFC Fighter Brian Melancon
12/15/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The retired MMA fighter sits down to talk about his life after UFC/MMA and what he has been up to, his physical therapy practice and how he got it started, the work he does and how his past career has helped him with it, looking back at his UFC career, and what he misses about the sport.

Rosewood Actress Gabriella Lopez
12/14/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The Rosewood guest star sits down to talk about her role on the FOX hit show, working with the cast and knowing about her character's future before she steps on set, handling her character's fate, and her role on SKATE GOD and why the role and project mean son much to her. 

Actress Folake Olowofoyeku
12/12/2016
Chris Connor

Lyrics

"The Folake" sits down to talk about her role in Death Race 2050 and getting to do her own stunts, working in a role that is more action packed and getting to expanding her development as an actress, her love of music and hos she describes her style, plus doing her own fight scenes and getting to use her Krav Maga experience.

FightCity.com Manny Montreal
12/10/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The Fight City Reporter/Guru sits down to talk about the UFC 206 card and the problems that have plagued it, why Ontario has been "cursed", UFC's future in Canada, what Canadian fighters are coming up through the ranks, and what organizations have their eyes set on Canada.

Golden Boy Promotions Jason Quigley
12/08/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The undefeated Irish Middleweight sits down to talk about his fight with Jorge Melendez and getting a step up in competition, taking on a guy who will try to use veteran tactics, his fight with James De La Rosa and how he believed he did, improvements to his boxing skills, and when he expects to fight a top 15 guy.

Bellator Middleweight John Salter
12/06/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Alabama native sits down to talk a bout his Bellator 168 fight and fighting over in Italy, his opponent and what he expects from him, recapping his win over Brendan Halsey, thoughts on training with Derek Brunson, his spot in the title picture and "second Honeymoon."

Top Rank Boxer Mike Reed
12/05/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"Yes Indeed" sits down to talk about his 12/10 HBO undercard fight and fighting Sidney Siqueira, taking on a more fan friendly fighter and what he wants to work on in this fight, the chance of having highlights of his fight shown on HBO, not being jealous of other fighters, and his 2017 outlook.

Golden Boy Promotions Boxer Joseph Diaz Jr
12/03/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The undefeated Featherweight sits down to talk about his HBO co-main event fight and getting back on TV, his opponent Horacio Garcia and the challenge of getting a step up, his last fight and what him and his team are working on, possible fight with Oscar Valdez down the line, and the pressure of impressing on 12/17.

Bellator Middleweight Chris Honeycutt
12/02/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"The Cutt" sits down as he talks about his fight with Ben Reiter and fighting at middleweight, changes he has made to his body now that he is fighting at 185, what he learned from the Bradley fight and going forward, and when he expects to fight for the Middleweight title.

UFC Welterweight Colby Covington
12/01/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The American Top Team member sits down to talk about his UFC on Fox fight, plans for his opponent and getting more explosive, his two fight win streak and changes he made since the Warley Alves fight, his work with Mike Thomas Brown and why their working relationship is as strong as it is.

UFC Bantamweight Rob Font
11/30/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Boston native sits down before his UFC TUF 24 Finale to talk about his opponent and getting back into the swing of things, recapping his fight against John Lineker and what went wrong, taking solace from Lineker's success and where he stands in his career, fighting through the holidays and his contract status.

Actor Justin Swain
11/28/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The rising actor sits down with Maya Divine and Chris Connor to talk about his role on the show and when he realized he was auditioning for the show, working with Frank Whaley and Simone Missick, if he ever picks the brains of the writers of the show, and previewing his own feature projects.

WBA Featherweight Champion Jesus Cuellar
11/27/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The WBA Featherweight sits down to talk about the Abner Mares fight and getting it reschedule, having the fight take place in Los Angeles and avoiding travel, the switch to Freddie Roach and why he feels its a better fit, balancing the schedule with Roach, and if Robert Garcia joining Mares' camp will have any effect on the fight.

UFC Welterweight Matt Brown
11/26/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Immortal" sits down to talk about his UFC 206 fight with Cowboy Cerrone and the challengers that Cerrone could present, taking this fight and getting "a big fight", recapping his last loss and the emotions that came with it, CTE and how it could affect his MMA future, and if/when he considers leaving MMA.

Bellator Bantamweight LC Davis
11/25/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The Bellator  bantamweight contender talks about his rehab from a torn ACL and getting over the phantom pain, his Bellator 166 fight with Marcos Galvao and the chance at getting a big fight, preparing for a submission specialist and why he feels he matches up well in this fight, and the similarities and differences in the teachings and training at Militech Fighting System and American Top Team.

Actor/Director Michael Nardelli
11/22/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

One of the stars of Hallmark's new movie "Christmas in Homestead" returns to the show to talk about his role in the movie and playing a complex character, appearing in a Christmas movie and the fun of "acting vs. directing", his new horror series Dark/Web and his role on the new digital series, and why he feels this new project is going to be big.

UFC Strawweight Tatiana Suarez
11/21/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The TUF 23 champion sits down to talk about her UFC Fight Night bout and the significance of fighting Juliana Lima, her opponent and what she brings to the table, fighting a higher caliber opponent, expanding her game, and the long term planing on fighting the UFC Strawweight champion.

The Librarians John Harlan Kim
11/20/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The Australian born actor sits down to talk about his role as Ezekiel Jones and what he has enjoyed playing the role, Season 3 and how his character grows, recapping Season 2 and getting a chance to have more range added to his character, working on the Australian show "Neighbors" and the transition from Australia to the USA.

UFC Featherweight Max Holloway
11/18/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

"Blessed" sits down to preview his fight with Anthony Pettis and the excitement of getting an elite fighter, facing a fighter who is a pure striker and how he feels he matches up with him, his thoughts on the Featherweight title picture, when he hopes to fight for a title, and his views on people calling out Conor McGregor.

UFC Light Heavyweight Corey Anderson
11/17/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"Beastin 25/8" returns to the show to talk about his bounce back fight with Sean O'Connell, fighting in Albany and the significance of fighting in New York, the fight with Rua and having to try to overcome the crowd, going over the tough first round, and what he wants to improve on going into the O'Connell fight.

Bellator Light Heavyweight Linton Vassell
11/16/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Swarm" sits down before his Bellator 165 fight and talks about his opponent and what he brings to the table, the possibility of fighting for the world title again, recapping his win over Emmanuel Newton and why he preferred fighting on this card instad of any other card.

Undefeated Heavyweight Adam Kownacki
11/15/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"Baby Faced Assassin" sits down with Chris and Maya Divine to talk about his year in review, recapping his win over Jesse Barboza and fighting on the Barclays Cards, why his fight in Poland fell through, and the experience of training with Tomasz Adamek.

UFC Welterweight Randy Brown
11/14/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"Rude Boy" sits down to recap his last UFC fight and getting the big win in Texas, his contract status and how it has affected him going into his UFC fight, fighting in Albany and the excitement of fighting in New York, and how a former boxer became a Mixed Martial Artist in the first place.

Bellator Featherweight Emmanuel Sanchez
11/12/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

"El Matador" sits down to talk about his Bellat 166 fight and being on the co-main event, taking on AJ McKee and figuring out his opponent's true skills, how he goes about game planning an opponent who is still new, recapping his last loss and trying to add more power to his game, and how life has changed since his new deal.

Undefeated Lightweight Maurice Hooker
11/11/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"Mighty Mo" sits down to talk about his PPV fight with Darleys Perez and what he sees out of him, getting the chance to fight on the PPV and the importance of it, battling emotions in a major fight, and why he wanted this fight in the first place.

UFC Welterweight Kamaru Usman
11/10/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"The Nigerian Nightmare" returns to the show to talk about his UFC Fight Night opponent and what he brings to the table, going down to Brazil and preparing to take the crowd out of the fight, addressing critics of his style, performance vs. entertainment, and when he wants a top Welterweight fight.

Boxing/MMA Writer Manny Montreal
11/07/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Montreal MMA/Boxing insider talks Georges St-Pierre's free agency claim, how this could shape up MMA in General, the players behind the legal claims, and the future of MMA in Canada and what is going on with it.

US Amateur boxer DaShaun Anderson
11/05/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The rising US Amatuer star sits down to talk about his future boxing plans and when he will decide to tun pro, getting into the sport and what made him fall in love with it, moving to a new city and state and how it has affected his boxing training, the amateur scoring changes, and the sacrifices he has made to get to where he is at.

PBC Boxer Omar Douglas
11/04/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The undefeated "Super O" sits down with Manny Montreal and Chris to discuss his 11/12 PBC on SpikeTV fight with Javier Fortuna, getting ready for Fortuna's wild style and wide punches, recapping his past fights and how they prepared him, plus getting his big break on TV and handling the adrenaline.

MMA/Boxer Ryan Ford
11/03/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Real Deal" sits down to talk about his return to boxing and what he enjoys about it, the differences between boxing and MMA striking and avoiding bad habits, what made him fall out of love with MMA, training overseas and what he learned from it, and who he has partnered with to help him get bigger fights in the world of boxing.

Invicta FC Bantamweight Tonya Evinger
11/02/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Invicta FC Bantamweight champion sits down to talk about her Invicta FC title defense and what her opponent brings to the table, the Schneider fight and how she was able to go the distance, her dominance in Invicta and what has led to her success, her thoughts on taking on Cyborg and the "Kiss" seen by millions during her last fight.

Golden Boy Promotions Manuel Avila
11/01/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"Tino" Avilla sits down to talk about his recent upcoming fight with Rene Alvarado and the decision to jump up in weight class, the final straw that made his decision easier, his continuing work on improving his craft, and how his wife has stepped up to help him with his new weight training.

Legends of Tomorrow's Matt Letscher
10/31/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The talented Actor/Thespian sits down to talk about the return of Reverse Flash and what he loves about playing the character, how different the character is from The Flash to Legends, working with the writers and how much input he has in his character, what he has learned from working with directors such as Greg Bertalani & Michael Bay, and his new success and the appreciation that has come with it.

UFC Light Heavyweight Misha Cirkunov
10/30/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The Canadian-Latvian submission specialist sits down to talk about his UFC 206 fight and fighting in his adopted hometown, his opponent Nikita Krylov and what he brings to the table, facing a bigger man and how he plans to approach his weight training, and the challenges of working a full time job and not being able to train at a huge gym full time. 

Insecure star Veronica Mannion
10/28/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The "Insecure" special guest star sits down to talk about her role on the show and what she brings to the table, the decision to sign on to the project despite its controversial topics, recapping her first topless scene and overcoming the emotions that came with it, her director/writing debut with Boys, Booze and Brownies and what she learned from the process.

UFC Bantamweight Marion Reneau
10/27/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Kings MMA fighter sits down to talk about her UFC Belfast fight and the challenge on getting tape on her opponent, her thoughts on fighting in Ireland and why she is looking forward to it, her Thanksgiving plans in Belfast, balancing her love life, and how the Ashlee Evans-Smith fight still haunts her.

Bellator Welterweight Douglas Lima
10/26/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The American Top Team member sits down to talk about the rematch for the Welterweight title and why he is at a better place this time, on getting used to the size and power of Andrey Koreshkov, why he took the Paul Daley fight in the first place, and his thoughts on the newest member of the Bellator roster; Rory MacDonald.

UFC Heavyweight Tim Johnson
10/25/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

The rising heavyweight contender sits down to talk about his UFC Belfast fight and his thoughts on the travel and time zone, facing Alexander Volkov and getting use to fighting a much taller fighter, missing out on fighting on the UFC South Dakota card and the reason behind it, and how other military personnel have reacted to him fighting while he is still serving.

WSOF Welterweight Jake Shields
10/22/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The former Strikeforce/UFC standout sits down to talk about his title shot against Jon Fitch for the WSOF Welterweight title, facing a guy who he has had extensive knowledge on, the year long layoff and getting the chance to heal, having a normal holidays for the first time in a long time, and his preference of Middleweight or Welterweight.

Swedish singer Martina Edoff
10/21/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Acclaimed Swedish Rock star musician sits down to talk about her 10/29 concert in Chicago and her excitement about performing in the United States, the challenge of doing a 1 day show and the logistics of it, getting her start on a reality show and overcoming the stigma of it, plus her goals for 2017 and what she plans to do.

Boxer Brandyn Lynch
10/20/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The WSOB graduate sits down to talk about his pro debut and why he decided to go into the pro ranks, passing on a business career for now to get into the sport, working with Freddie Roach, his plans for his boxing career, and why he loves this sport to change his life as he has.

Bellator Heavyweight Dan Charles
10/18/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Power MMA Heavyweight sits down to preview his Bellator 162 fight and the significance behind it, planing for the fight and taking on Virgil Zwicker, recapping his last fight and having to deal with low blows from his opponent, fighting on the SpikeTV.com portion, and getting into the Bellator Heavyweight title picture.

UFC Light Heavyweight Khalil Rountree
10/17/2016
Chris Connor

Story

"The War Horse" sits down to talk about his life Post TUF and when he hopes to fight next, the TUF Experience and what he learned from it, rooming with men and women in the house, trying to avoid injuries, getting into MMA, and some of the odd jobs he had along the way while working through the MMA ranks.

MMA Charity Organizer Steve Orosco
11/23/2016
Maya Divine

Story

Maya Divine sits down with the SMASH Global founder to talk about the charity organization and how it came to be, the events and who it benefits in the long run, his passion for MMA and how he got into it, and the 2017 schedule.

UFC Straweight Maryna Moroz
10/13/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Iron Woman" sits down to talk about her work with the Ukranian women's boxing team and the pride she felt for them, her last win over Danielle Taylor and how she graded her performance, what caused her striking problems and how size became a factor, and the biggest sacrifice she has made to become a UFC fighter.

Amateur Boxing star Lorenzo Simpson
10/12/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

"The Truck" sits down to talk about his Junior Olympics win and what it meant for him and his mother, competing in the Amateur scene and developing his style, not worrying about "bad decisions", how he got into boxing at an early age, and working with other Baltimore boxers to help him improve his craft.

Bellator Featherweight Ryan Couture
10/11/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The MMA Fighter/Gym Owner-trainer sits down to talk about his Bellator 162 fight with Goiti Yamauchi and what he sees out of his opponent, the chance to get a full fight camp for this fight, his loss to Pitbull Friere and when things went wrong, and balancing the politics of the MMA Industry and the gym.

UFC Featherweight Ricardo Lamas
10/15/2016
Christopher Connor

Story

In a taped interview, "The Bully" sat down to talk about his fight with BJ Penn and the chance at fighting a "big" name, traveling to Manilla and handling the travel and the jet lag, fighting a guy who many feel is past his prime and the dangers, the Max Holloway fight and the fallout from that fight.

Singer/writer Jason Rockman
10/08/2016
Chris Connor

Story

The Slaves on Dope Singer/writer sits down to discuss the release of the new album and how much work went into it, the reason for the reunion and getting the band getting back together in the first place, his radio show, and getting to work with DMC and other different musicians. 

MMA Middleweight Gerald Meerschaert
10/07/2016
Chris Connor

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"The Machine" sits down to talk about his RFA 45 fight and the possibility of getting an offer from a major promotion, his opponent and why he is not worried about him, the experience of training with CM Punk and what the fans didn't see from him, balancing work and training, and why he still loves MMA after all these years.

Bellator Heavyweight Josh Appelt
10/06/2016
Chris Connor

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The "Juggernaut" return to the show as he talks about his Bellator 162 match and what he expects, how his family took the news when the Lashley fight was announced, not getting intimidated or caught up in the Lashley hype, the fallout from the cancelled Sergei Kharitonov fight, and the relationship with Bellator.

Actor Patrick Kilpatrick
10/05/2016
Maya Divine

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The iconic "villain" actor sits down with Maya Divine to talk about getting into his new projects including Cops & Robbers/American Violence, his acting school and what made him start it, working with athletes and new actors, as well as how his theatre training him him become a better movie actor.

Canadian Olympic Wrestler Dori Yeats
09/28/2016
Chris Connor

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The 2016 Canadian Olympic wrestler talks about her Olympic experience and how it has motivated her to compete in the 2020 games, crossing over from gymnastics to wrestling at an early age and the reason behind it, the experience of being in the Olympics and the highlight of it, getting into the "family" business, and training out of Tri Star Gym MMA and possible MMA future.

Actor Alex Mallari Jr
09/26/2016
Chris Connor

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The Martial Arts master turned Actor sits down to talk about the Dark Matter finale and what to expect in Season 3, the character development and where he expects to see from his character, the fight scenes with Ellen Wong, his projects post Dark Matter, and his love of Tae Kwan Do and if he would ever do a one time UFC fight.

Actress Audrey Esparza
09/24/2016
Chris Connor

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The rising star on "The Blindspot" sits down to talk about Season 2 and where the season will be going, her character's development and where she stands in Season 2, working with the cast and crew and doing stunt work despite her short stature, working with Ed Burns and Stephen Spielberg, and balancing relationships with her work.

Canadian Gold Medalist Erica Wiebe
09/22/2016
Chris Connor

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The Olympic women's 75 kg freestyle gold medalist sits down to recap her Gold Medal performance, running the table and how she felt "in the zone", her Gold Medal match the feeling of being on the podium, post Olympic Plans, her thoughts on 2020 in Japan, and whether MMA is in the plans.

Actress Sarah Minnich
09/21/2016
Chris Connor

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The "Dusk Til Dawn" & "Better Call Saul" actress sits down to talk about working on El Rey's hit series and being more of a "badass" character, working with talented directors and what she tries to learn from there, her role on the show and playing a evil character, plus promoting the new movie with Gary Oldman, "The Space Between Us".

Actor David Mazouz
09/17/2016
Chris Connor

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The rising young actor sits down to talk about his role on Season 3 of Gotham as two different characters, the challenge of playing two characters at the same time, working with different cast members and developing a chemistry, balancing friendships with work, when he realized how big the role was, and when he expects to begin the journey to becoming Batman.

DiBella Entertainment's Radivoje “Hot Rod” Kalajdzic
09/16/2016
Chris Connor

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"Hot Rod" sits down to talk about his ShowBox: The New Generation  bout against Travis Peterkin, what he expects out of his opponent in Miami, Oklahoma, his loss to Marcus Browne and the bad taste it left in his mouth, his promoter Lou DiBella and what he told him after the fight, and the lesson he learned from the Browne fight.

Lucha Underground star Brian Cage
09/15/2016
Chris Connor

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The International wrestling star sits down to talk about Season 3 of Lucha Underground and what to expect, working in WWE/TNA and how it compares to Lucha Underground, working in a locker room where Spanish is the prevalent language, what got him into wrestling in the first place, and plans to cross over and build his brand.

Pareidolia Guitarist Stephen Dadaian
09/05/2016
Chris Connor

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The lead guitarist of Pareidolia sits down to talk about the new album and how much time the band has spent on it, earning money while following their passion, winging a recent guitar contest that had him perform before Slash, their touring plans for 2016, and the band's goals for 2016 and 2017.

Actor Robb Skyler
08/16/2016
Chris Connor

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The veteran actor sits down to talk about his role in the upcoming boxing movie Hands of Stone, playing Howard Cosell and the challenge behind it, the work he put in to getting the role, and his experiences working with the cast and crew and being part of a boxing movie.

Actress Veronica Falcon
08/12/2016
Chris Connor

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The award wining Mexican actress sits down to talk about her role on Queen of the South and playing a diverse character, balancing being the villain and an anti-hero, on how the show balances telling a story without glorifying the drug industry, balancing her personal and business life, and making the move to the United States to land this role and become a bigger name in the American Film scene.

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