MMAWeekly Radio returns on Tuesday with UFC Fight Night headliner Jake Shields as well as Evan Dunham and Bellator middleweight Brian ‘The Predator’ Rogers.

It’s been a rough few weeks for Jake Shields after the passing of his father Jack, but the former welterweight title contender decided to honor his father’s memory by staying in his fight with Jake Ellenberger this weekend in New Orleans.

Ellenberger has been calling for a fight with Shields for months, and now the former Strikeforce middleweight champion will grant him his wish.

“For some reason this guy doesn’t like me, so I don’t like him, and I’m going to make him pay,” Shields said.

Also on the show, Evan Dunham discusses his return to action following an injury that forced him out of his last bout.

Bellator’s middleweight tournament kicks off this weekend in Florida and Ohio’s own Brian ‘The Predator’ Rogers comes on MMAWeekly Radio to discuss his first round match-up with Victor O’Donnell.

Click here to continue reading MMAWeekly while listening to this podcast

Right-Click Here to Download MP3 of this episode

Subscribe via iTunes

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

The Question: What Should Happen with Jon Jones When He Returns to the UFC?

  • 24 days ago
  • 1 views

The news cycle for Jon Jones is slowly going dark, at least until his legal process plays out in Albuquerque, New Mexico. We don't know what he's facing there, and we don't know if he'll serve any so read news >>

UFC on FOX 16: Tom Lawlor returns, fights Gian Villante on July 25 in Chicago

  • 24 days ago
  • 1 views

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Tom Lawlor will move back up to the light heavyweight division when he collides with the streaking Gian Villante at the upcoming UFC on FOX 16: "Dill read news >>

Gian Villante vs. Tom Lawlor added to UFC on FOX 16

  • 24 days ago
  • 1 views

UFC on FOX 16 just got a little filthy. "Filthy" Tom Lawlor returns to the Octagon after a two-year absence on July 25th, where he'll meet Gian Villante in a light heavyweight bout. The fight was ann read news >>

TUF 21 results, recap (Ep. 2) for 'ATT vs. Blackzilians'

  • 25 days ago
  • 107 views

The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 21 returns to FOX Sports 1 later tonight (Weds., April 29, 2015) featuring episode two of the combat sports reality show, pitting American Top Team (ATT) against Blackzilia read news >>

Opening odds for UFC 187's new Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony Johnson headliner

  • 26 days ago
  • 24 views

The early odds favor a recent title challenger in next month’s UFC 187 main event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Twitter reacts to UFC stripping Jon Jones of title, Cormier-Johnson headliner at UFC 187

  • 26 days ago
  • 142 views

Controversy surrounding Jon Jones again sent the MMA world into mayhem late Tuesday when the 27-year-old was suspended indefinitely and stripped of his UFC light heavyweight title.Filed under: Featur read news >>

Daniel Cormier Pulled for Title Shot, UFC New Orleans Headliner Unresolved

  • 26 days ago
  • 16 views

With Daniel Cormier now fighting for the light heavyweight belt at UFC 187, the New Orleans event has a gaping hole at the top of the fight card. read news >>

UFC 186 results, recap, and wrap-up: Mouse is mighty, Rampage returns

  • 28 days ago
  • 6 views

Missed this most recent UFC pay-per-view event? Or perhaps looking to revisit some of the top stories from "Johnson vs. Horiguchi?" We've got you covered. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) exceede read news >>

UFC 187 headliner Jon Jones sought for questioning in hit-and-run in Albuquerque

  • 28 days ago
  • 4 views

UFC 187 headliner Jon Jones is being sought for questioning in a hit-and-run accident in Albuquerque, New Mexico, but he's not been officially listed as a suspect. The Albuquerque police department h read news >>