Erik Koch discusses the last year of his career where injuries and time off have taken the place of fights. He’ll talk about his place in the featherweight division, and hopes for a title shot.
Also on the show, Lion Fight’s fighters Kevin Ross and Gregory Choplin preview this weekend’s event from Las Vegas.
Finally the debate heats up on today’s show with all new topics:
- Should the winner of Anthony Pettis and Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone get the next shot at the lightweight title?
- Fight pick: Erik Koch vs. Ricardo Lamas?
- Fight pick: Anthony Pettis vs. Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone?
- Do you truly believe we’ve seen the last of Rampage Jackson in the UFC after Saturday night?
- Fight pick: Rampage Jackson vs. Glover Teixeira?
- Fight pick: Ben Askren vs. Karl Amoussou?
- How big is this moment for the flyweight division in terms of their “getting over” with fans?
- Fight pick: Demetrious Johnson vs. John Dodson?
This is MMAWeekly Radio for Thursday, Jan 24
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