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.



The Luke Thomas Show airs weekdays, 3 to 6pm ET, on SiriusXM RUSH, channel 93.


On today’s episode, we’ll discuss the implications from UFC 226 results, Brock Lesnar’s MMA legacy, Brian Ortega’s complaints about reimbursement, the return of Junior dos Santos, Cat Zingano’s next fight, Israel Adesanya’s breakout moment and so much more.



The MMA Beat is live today at 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT / 5 p.m. GMT.


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.



The Luke Thomas Show airs weekdays, 3 to 6pm ET, on SiriusXM RUSH, channel 93.


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.


The Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Hour returns with a preview of the big week ahead, changes to the fight calendar and so much more. The following is a rundown of Monday’s show:


  • 12 p.m. ET: Show open with a look back at the huge week with TUF 27 Finale, UFC 226 and more.
  • 12:40 p.m.: Alexander Gustafsson joins us to discuss his upcoming bout at UFC 227 plus his thoughts on Daniel Cormier’s win and comments.
  • 12:20 p.m.:
  • 1 p.m.: The Monday Morning Analyst with Dominick Cruz recapping UFC 226 and looking ahead to UFC 227’s bantamweight title fight.
  • 1:30 p.m.: The Sound Off featuring your calls, tweets and more on the latest in MMA.
  • 2 p.m.: The new champ champ Daniel Cormier stops by to discuss his historic achievement.

Be sure to always call the hotline at 1-844-866-2468.

Watch the show live beginning at 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT / 5 p.m. GMT.


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.



The Luke Thomas Show airs weekdays, 3 to 6pm ET, on SiriusXM RUSH, channel 93.


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.



The Luke Thomas Show airs weekdays, 3 to 6pm ET, on SiriusXM RUSH, channel 93.