Daniel Cormier might fight Brock Lesnar next, despite Lesnar being gone from MMA and serving out a USADA suspension. This has caused debate inside the MMA community, but there should be none. It’s a can’t-lose opportunity.



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UFC heavyweight Francis N’Gannou lost his UFC 226 co-main event bout to Derrick Lewis in what can be described as an historically bad fight. However, in a post-fight Instagram post, N’Gannou admitted he carried the ‘fear’ of his previous loss to Stipe Miocic into Saturday’s contest. That means there might be corner issues at play that are worth examination.



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Dominick Cruz breaks down all the action from UFC 226 and TUF 27 Finale, including Daniel Cormier’s KO win over with Stipe Miocic, Anthony Pettis guard, Israel Adesanya win over Brad Tavares, and more with MMA Fighting’s Luke Thomas on this edition of Monday Morning Analyst.


Israel Adesanya defeated Brad Tavares at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 27 Finale on Friday. At his post-fight scrum, Adesanya discussed his fight with Tavares, facing the winner of Uriah Hall vs. Paulo Costa and so much more.



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At UFC 226 media day, fighters from the card faced off including Mike Perry, Paul Felder, Michael Chiesa, Anthony Pettis, Paulo Costa, Uriah Hall and more.



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Josh Koscheck, long-time UFC welterweight contender and cast member of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) season 1, joined me on my radio show on Thursday. He discussed what he’s been up to and made his retirement from the sport official. This is truly one of my favorite conversations I’ve ever had on this show.



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Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson will face Wanderlei Silva in the Bellator cage in September and joined me on my radio show in studio to talk about it. We discussed his long-time nemesis, his thoughts on Rashad Evans’s retirement, why a union isn’t likely to work in MMA and more.



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