The MMA Mad Podcast (sports)

BAMMA Flyweight Champion Rany Saadeh and SBG Ireland's James Gallagher join the podcast. Plus, friend of the show, Andreas Georgiou, calls in to give his thoughts on BAMMA 23 this weekend. Finally, Nick & Ty close out the episode with a preview of UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia.

Direct download: MMA_Mad_Episode_32.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 7:39pm EST

MMA Fighting's Chuck Mindenhall calls into the podcast to discuss his love for writing, some of his favorite feature pieces, and the need for quality storytelling in MMA. Then Gabriel Gonzaga looks ahead to his December bout against Konstantin Erokhin, while sharing his thoughts on the rising MMA scene in New England. Finally, Nick and Ty wrap up the show by previewing Bellator 145: With A Vengeance and UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson 3.

Direct download: MMA_Mad_Episode_31.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 7:15pm EST

Sweetbread returns to the show to discuss his upcoming fight against Kody Nordby on October 30th, as well as his fundraising efforts for his sister undergoing chemotherapy. Then, Matteo Urella discusses his writing career, his Nick Newell feature piece in Sports Illustrated, and his passion for subcultures. Plus, a recap of UFC Dublin with Ty Reynolds.

Direct download: MMA_Mad_Episode_30.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 10:36pm EST

This week’s episode includes an interview with Chas Skelly, set to compete at UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson on November 7th, as well as one-on-ones with Bellator 144 competitors Matt Secor and Billy Giovanella. Then, Nick and Ty look forward to UFC Dublin and reflect on the careers of the recently retired Nick Newell, Rick Hawn, and Soa Palelei.

Direct download: MMA_Mad_Episode_29.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 11:58pm EST

Stephen Wonderboy Thompson joins the podcast to breakdown some fights and discuss his fighting future. Then, Nick and Ty discuss everything from the TJ Dillashaw drama to the relationship between Ronda Rousey and Travis Browne.

Direct download: MMA_Mad_Episode_28.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:06pm EST

Nick Newell joins the podcast to discuss his upcoming matchup at WSOF 24. Then Nick Rizner and Ty Reynolds recap UFC 192 and discuss the unfortunate situation in Western Australia with Soa Palelei.

Direct download: MMA_Mad_Episode_27.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 7:40pm EST

Javier Mendez calls into the podcast to discuss Daniel Cormier vs. Alexander Gustafsson, Cain Velasquez, Luke Rockhold & more. Then, Nick and Ty preview UFC 192 and take a look back at UFC Japan.

Direct download: MMA_Mad_Episode_26_FINAL.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 10:07pm EST

Matt Bessette joins us to talk about his efforts with Justin Wren’s Fight for the Forgotten and his upcoming fight at Bellator 134. Then, Nick Rizner and Ty Reynolds discuss Bellator DYNAMITE, Titan FC 35, WSOF 23, and UFC Japan.

Direct download: MMA_Mad_Episode_25.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 9:36pm EST

On this episode, Nick Rizner caught up with UFC Bantamweight Frankie Saenz, set to take on Urijah Faber at UFC 194. Then, Ty Reynolds sat down with Tim Elliott ahead of his first title defense with Titan FC. Finally, Nick and Ty offer their reaction to Nick Diaz's five year suspension, as well a look ahead to Bellator 142, BAMMA 22, WSOF 23, and Titan FC 35.

Direct download: Episode_24_FINAL.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 7:52pm EST

Nick Rizner is joined by Ty Reynolds and Jon Paterson to discuss the future of the flyweight division and Mighty Mouse. They also take a look back at UFC 191 and a look forward to Bellator 144, Titan FC 35, and more!

Direct download: MMA_Mad_Episode_23.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 11:18pm EST