UFC welterweight contender Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson checks in from Liverpool in advance of his main event v. Darren Till this weekend. Plus, a recap of the UFC’s first live event in Chile and a birthday edition of ‘The Ray Longo Minute’.


  • 0:00-2:26 Intro
  • 2:27 – 14:55 Ray Longo Minute
  • 14:56 – 43:00 UFC Chile Recap
  • 43:01 – 56:49 Adam Hill – Las Vegas Review-Journal
  • 56:50 – 1:07:56 Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson
  • 1:07:57 – Main Event Challenge


Anik and Florian recap UFC 224: Nunes v. Pennington. Plus, Anik’s reaction to sports betting being legalized in the United States and Ken-Flo’s picks for FS1 UFC Fight Night: Maia v. Usman.


  • 0:00 – 5:05 Nunes Vs Pennington Recap
  • 5:06- 19:05 Ray Longo Minute
  • 19:06-35:00 Main Event Challenge
  • 35:00-53:20 UFC 224 – Vitor Belfort vs Lyoto Machida


The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life. Below is a rundown of Monday’s show:


  • 1:00 p.m. ET — Dillon Danis will discuss his successful MMA debut on Saturday at Bellator 198.
  • 1:25 p.m. — Frankie Edgar will look back at his win over Cub Swanson last week in Atlantic City.
  • 1:45 p.m. — Derrick Lewis will preview his UFC 226 battle against Francis Ngannou.
  • 2:05 p.m. — Kenny Florian will stop by to discuss some exciting projects he has going on.
  • 2:25 p.m. — Nick Newell will join us in studio to discuss his upcoming debut on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series.
  • 3:25 p.m. — John Gotti III, the grandson of the infamous mobster John Gotti Sr. and the son of John Gotti Jr., will talk about his budding MMA career and upcoming fight.
  • 3:45 p.m. — Chad Mendes will discuss his two-year suspension coming to an end and his long-awaited return to the UFC.
  • 4:05 p.m. — Jake Shields will preview the upcoming inaugural season of PFL.
  • 4:25 — Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s long-time security guard Greg La Rosa will talk about recently getting shot and Mayweather’s flirtation with MMA.
  • 4:45 p.m. — The MMA (After) Hour will air exclusively on Twitter. We’ll showcase Ric’s Picks and answer your questions sent via the hashtag #themmahour.


Watch the show live below beginning at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT.


Anik and Florian recap FOX UFC Fight Night from Glendale and the Fight-of-the-Year candidate turned in by Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje. Guests include UFC heavyweight Chase Sherman, American Top Team’s Din Thomas, and Ray Longo.


00:21:02 Ray Longo Minute 00:37:20 Din Thomas 00:50:20 Chase Sherman 01:01:45 Main Event Challenge




‘The Anik & Florian Podcast’ hits Episode 150 with news that the UFC 223 main event between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov is off yet again. Nutritionist Tyler Minton joins the show to discuss the challenges facing his clients, Nurmagomedov and short-notice replacement, UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway. Other guests include UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, producer Bobby Razak, and Ray Longo.