BELOW THE BELT host Brendan Schaub sits down with MMA legend Frank Mir and former world champion and SHOWTIME Boxing analyst Paulie Malignaggi. The SHOWTIME Sports digital talk show returns on Wednesday, April 18. Full episodes are available on YouTube and Facebook only.



BELOW THE BELT explores the intersection of combat sports and pop culture through the eyes of former fighter, comedian and red carpet host Brendan Schaub. The program discusses the latest news in combat sports and pop culture, with Schaub delivering candid thoughts in his unique and unfiltered style. Below the Belt features interviews with the biggest names in combat sports and entertainment, road trips, fight camp visits, sketches, animation and pop-culture spoofs.


Brendan and Paulie Malignaggi talk about Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder. Will Wilder step up to the plate and take Joshua’s offer? Also, Paulie reminisces about how epic the Joshua vs. Klitschko fight was.



BELOW THE BELT explores the intersection of combat sports and pop culture through the eyes of former fighter, comedian and red carpet host Brendan Schaub. The program discusses the latest news in combat sports and pop culture, with Schaub delivering candid thoughts in his unique and unfiltered style. Below the Belt features interviews with the biggest names in combat sports and entertainment, road trips, fight camp visits, sketches, animation and pop-culture spoofs.


It’s all about fooling people. Paulie Malignaggi and Brendan discuss the stunt Conor McGregor pulled against Khabib Nurmagomedov that lead to a lot of publicity. In addition, they talk about the different personalities between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, and much more!



BELOW THE BELT explores the intersection of combat sports and pop culture through the eyes of former fighter, comedian and red carpet host Brendan Schaub. The program discusses the latest news in combat sports and pop culture, with Schaub delivering candid thoughts in his unique and unfiltered style. Below the Belt features interviews with the biggest names in combat sports and entertainment, road trips, fight camp visits, sketches, animation and pop-culture spoofs.


Paulie Malignaggi joins Brendan in-studio to discuss Conor Mcgregor’s recent arrest, UFC 223 recap, Mayweather in the octagon, Canelo’s failure and fight cancellation, drug tests in sports, Joshua vs Parker recap, Wilder, Fury, Mosley, Broner, Lomachenko and much more. In addition, Brendan also talks breaking MMA & boxing events/news and breaks down, makes picks for UFC Poirier vs Gaethje and answers fan questions.



BELOW THE BELT explores the intersection of combat sports and pop culture through the eyes of former fighter, comedian and red carpet host Brendan Schaub. The program discusses the latest news in combat sports and pop culture, with Schaub delivering candid thoughts in his unique and unfiltered style. Below the Belt features interviews with the biggest names in combat sports and entertainment, road trips, fight camp visits, sketches, animation and pop-culture spoofs.


BELOW THE BELT host Brendan Schaub and SHOWTIME Boxing analyst Paulie Malignaggi discuss the state of the heavyweight division including the highly anticipated matchup between Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz.



BELOW THE BELT explores the intersection of combat sports and pop culture through the eyes of former fighter, comedian and red carpet host Brendan Schaub. The program discusses the latest news in combat sports and pop culture, with Schaub delivering candid thoughts in his unique and unfiltered style. Below the Belt features interviews with the biggest names in combat sports and entertainment, road trips, fight camp visits, sketches, animation and pop-culture spoofs.