FRONT ROW MMA EP 18

On episode 18 of the FRONT ROW MMA podcast we have interviews with:-

  • Leon Edwards. Leon recently fought on BAMMA 16 in Manchester and successfully defended his Lonsdale welterweight title when he knocked out Shaun Taylor in the third round. His victory earned him a four fight contract with the UFC where he will be making his debut against Claudio Silva on UFC Fight Night 56 in Brazil.
  • Pannie Kianzad. Undefeated, Pannie Kianzad made her debut for Cage Warriors when she fought Megan Van Houtum, she earned a third round TKO finish which now gives her a shot at the bantamweight title on CWFC 74 in London, she will be facing off against undefeated Agnieszka Niedzwiedz.
  • Joanne Calderwood. Joanne as just finished filming for TUF 20, the first Ultimate Fighter that features just women. Joanne spared some time to chat about what as been happening since she finished filming and her media tour where she will be guest fighter on UFC Stockholm.
  • Paddy Holohan. Paddy made his debut for the UFC in Dublin where he earned a victory over Josh Sampo. He is now ready to fly out to Canada where he will be fighting Louis Gaudinot on UFC Fight Night 54. *Since the interview took place Chris Kelades as replaced Louis Gaudinot

Follow our guests on twitter - @RockyUtc, @BanzaiKianzad, @DRkneevil and @PaddyHolohanMMA

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FRONT ROW MMA EP 17

On episode 17 of the FRONT ROW MMA podcast we have interviews with:-

  • Eddie Bravo. Eddie is the creator of 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu and will be setting out on a UK seminar tour in October. Eddie also as a show in December called the Eddie Bravo Invitational, you can check out his upcoming UK dates and how to watch his show by going to eddiebravoinvitational.com and 10thplanetjj.com (Starts at 10:00)
  • Jack Mason & Shane Gunfield. Jack recently fought on Cage Warriors 71 but had to put a stop to the fight when he injured his leg, he is using is injury time to promote BCMMA. Shane fights for the BCMMA welterweight title which takes place in Colchester on September 27th. Check out the fight card by going to bcmma.co.uk (Starts at 42:35)
  • Harry Marple. Harry is an undefeated amateur fighter from Team Kaobon Midlands and will be making his pro debut at FCC 11 on October 18th. (Starts at 57:30)
  • Brett Johns. Brett is an undefeated Pro Bantamweight, he last fought on Cage Warriors 67 when he took on James Brum and earned a victory making him 10-0-0. Unfortunately he missed weight before the fight and was stripped of his championship title. (Starts at 1:09:35)

Follow our guest on twitter @eddiebravo, @JackStoneMason, @shanegunfield89, @TeamKaobonMids and @36Johns

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FRONT ROW MMA EP 16

On episode 16 of the FRONT ROW MMA podcast we have the latest MMA news and interviews with:-

  • Alex Enlund. Alex fights for the Cage Warriors promotion and is currently on a three fight winning streak. In this interview, Alex talks about his love for the sport and his aim for a title shot. (Starts at 15:10)
  • Aaron Lovell. Aaron is an undefeated amateur fighter from UTC Birmingham and just fought on Fight UK's Last Man Standing show where he made his debut at Featherweight. (Starts at 33:30)
  • Ben Cartlidge. Ben started out in the MMA scene as a journalist for MMA HQ and Fighters only. However he left journalism to concentrate on officiating and is now a judge for the UFC and Cage Warriors. (Starts at 47:55)

Follow our guests on twitter @AlexEnlund,  @BenCartlidgeMMA

You can also follow us @frmmauk

FRONT ROW MMA EP 15

On episode 15 of the FRONT ROW MMA podcast we have interviews with:-

  • Scott Askham. After successfully defending his BAMMA World Title against Max Nunes, Scott got the call to sign with The UFC and will be making his debut at UFC Stockholm on October 4. Starts at 04:00
  • Marc Diakiese. Training partner of Scott Askham at Ludus Magnus, Marc has recently signed with BAMMA and makes his debut on BAMMA 16 when he takes on Jefferson George. Starts at 28:30
  • Linton Vassell. Linton made his debut for Bellator in November 2013 when he fought Matt Jones on Bellator 107 and won by unanimous decision. He is now 3-0-0 for the promotion winning his last two fights by Rear Naked Choke. Starts at 40:30

Follow our guests on twitter @scottaskham1, @Marc_Diakiese, @LDV-TheSwarm.

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FRONT ROW MMA EP 14

On episode 14 of the FRONT ROW MMA podcast we have interview with:-

  • John Kavanagh. John recently went undefeated with his fighters at UFC Dublin and chats with us about SBG Europe and how he will spread his time with Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson in the lead up to their next fights. 
  • Graham Boylan. Graham spoke to us at CWFC 70 and Discussed the new bounty bonus, the SMMAF, the future of Cage Warriors and much more.
  • Jack Marshman. Jack talks about his upcoming fight with Che Mills on CWFC72 at the Newport Centre in Newport, Wales.
  • Shay Walsh. Shay talks about his upcoming fight with Paul Reed on BAMMA 16.

Follow our guest on twitter @John_Kavanagh, @GrahamBoylan and @ShayWalshMMA