Pro MMA Radio 208 – UFC 149 Recap, Warrior Cardio Author Martin Rooney


 

The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio Episode 208 is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7.  Fight Magazine’s Jim Casey joined Pep to recap the ups and downs of UFC 149 while top strength and conditioning coach Martin Rooney came in to talk about his work with UFC fighters, NFL teams and more. Martin’s newest book, “Warrior Cardio” is available everywhere that books are sold.



PMR 172 – UFC on FOX 1 Preview, UFC 138 Recap


 

The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio Episode 172 is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Pep was joined by FIGHT! Magazine’s Managing Editor Jim Casey to preview the historic UFC on FOX 1 event and recap UFC 138.



UFC on FOX 1, UFC 138 Recap Headline Pro MMA Radio Monday, November 7th!


The historic event known as UFC on FOX 1 is finally here and we’ll be doing a preview to get your ready for the UFC Heavyweight title fight between Champion Cain Velasquez and challenger Junior Dos Santos. We’ll also have a recap of UFC 138 as Pep is joined by FIGHT! Magazine’s Managing Editor Jim Casey.

 



PMR 131 with Kenny Florian and UFC Fight for the Troops Recap is Ready NOW!


The On Demand Replay of the Pro MMA Radio interview with lead ESPN MMA Live analyst and top UFC Lightweight Contender Kenny Florian is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Florian is recovering from a knee injury but wasn’t short on opinions when it came to fellow lightweights Melvin Guillard, Evan Dunham and the rest of the division.

In The Opening Round, Pep was joined by FIGHT! Magazine Editor in Chief Donovan Craig to recap UFC Fight for the Troops 2 and MMA Mania’s Jesse Holland came in for a special Closing Round to preview this weekend’s Strikeforce event and discuss Jens Pulver’s latest trip to the cage.

 


Top UFC Lightweight Kenny Florian Headlines Pro MMA Radio Monday, January 24th!


Top UFC Lightweight and ESPN MMA Live analyst Kenny Florian returns to Pro MMA Radio on January 24th to talk about the injury that caused him to withdraw from the Main Event fight against Evan Dunham at this weekend’s Fight for the Troops. What’s next for Ken Flo and where does he see himself in the division?

In The Opening Round, Donovan Craig of FIGHT! Magazine joins Pep to recap the Fight for the Troops and talk about what’s coming up for the magazine.



PMR 124 with Ben Henderson and Jonathan Brookins is Ready NOW!


The On Demand Replays of Pro MMA Radio’s interviews with WEC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson and newly minted TUF 12 Champion Jonathan Brookins are ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Henderson will be defending his title against Anthony Pettis at WEC 53 on December 16th in Glendale, Arizona. Brookins comes in on the heels of his huge win this past weekend over Michael Johnson to become the newest Ultimate Fighter.

In a Special Closing Round, FIGHT! Magazine Editor-in-Chief Donovan Craig joins Pep to preview UFC 124 and talk Strikeforce .

 


WEC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson and TUF 12 Champion Jonathan Brookins Headline Pro MMA Radio Monday, December 6th!


WEC Lightweight Kingpin Benson “Smooth” Henderson returns to Pro MMA Radio this week as he prepares to defend his title against number one contender Anthony “Showtime” Pettis. The two will battle at WEC 53 in Glendale, Arizona on December 16th in the promotion’s last event before merging into the UFC. WEC 53 airs live on Versus TV.

Newly minted TUF 12 Champion Jonathan Brookins will make his first appearance on the show to talk about his huge come from behind victory over fellow Team GSP member Michael Johnson and what the future holds for the humble champion.

FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig will also come by to preview UFC 124 with Pep and talk about the wild action at Strikeforce this past weekend.



PMR 117 with Carlos Condit, Martin Kampmann, UFC 120 Preview and SF Recap is Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s interviews with top UFC welterweight contenders Martin Kampmann and Carlos Condit is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Kampmann welcomes former Strikeforce Champion Jake Shields to the UFC at UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez on October 23rd at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California and live on Pay Per View. Condit travels to London, England to face former number one contender Dan Hardy at UFC 120 at the O2 Arena on October 16th and free on Spike TV.

In The Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig joined Pep to preview UFC 120 and recap SF: Diaz vs. Noons II.

 


UFC 120′s Carlos Condit and UFC 121′s Martin Kampmann Headline Pro MMA Radio Monday, October 11th!


Top UFC Welterweight contenders Carlos “The Natural Born Killer” Condit and Martin “The Hitman” Kampmann headline this week’s Pro MMA Radio. Condit will take on former number one contender Dan Hardy at UFC 120 while Kampmann will welcome former Elite XC and Strikeforce Champ Jake Shields to the UFC in the co-main event of UFC 121. UFC 120 takes place on Saturday, October 16th at the O2 Arena in London, England and will air free on Spike TV. UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez takes place on October 23rd at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California and live on Pay Per View.

In The Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig will be in for a full preview of UFC 120 and a recap of SF: Diaz vs. Noons II.



PMR 112 – UFC 118 Recap with ESPN’s Jon Anik and FIGHT!’s Donovan Craig is Ready NOW!


The On Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s UFC 118 recap with ESPN’s Jon Anik is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Pep and JA covered all the ins and outs of the UFC’s first ever event in Boston, including Frankie Edgar’s domination of BJ Penn, The Natural’s domination of Heavyweight Boxing Champion James Toney and the future of the lightweight division. FIGHT! Magazine’s Editor in Chief Donovan Craig also joined Pep to talk 118 and the current issue of the magazine.

 


UFC 118 Recap with ESPN’s Jon Anik and FIGHT!’s Donovan Craig on Pro MMA Radio Monday, August 30th!


UFC 118 is in the books. The MMA vs. Boxing debate gets settled, again, BJ Penn has no answer for LIghtweight Champion Frankie Edgar, again, and Gray Maynard earns a shot at the title, again. ESPN MMA Live host Jon Anik will be in to break it all down with Pep in a special “UFC Recap” edition of Pro MMA Radio. In a special Closing Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Editor in Chief Donovan Craig will join Pep to talk more 118 and the current issue of the magazine.  



PMR 102 with Brendan Schaub is Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s interview with Brendan Schaub is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. “The Hybrid” takes on Chris Tuchscherer at UFC 116 on the Spike TV prelims.

In The Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief Donovan Craig joined Pep to recap the TUF 11 Finale & WEC 49 and talk SF Fedor vs. Werdum.

 

 



UFC Rising Star Brendan Schaub Headlines Pro MMA Radio Monday, June 21st!


TUF 10 Finalist and Heavyweight knockout artist Brendan “The Hybrid” Schaub makes his way to Pro MMA Radio as he nears final preparations for his UFC 116 fight with Chris Tuchscherer on July 3rd. The fight will be shown on the Spike TV prelims as the lead in to the Pay Per View that will see Lesnar and Carwin battle in the main event for the heavyweight title. Schaub is 6-1 in his MMA career and has never seen a fight go into the second round.

In The Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig will join Pep to recap the TUF 11 Finale and WEC 49.



PMR 92 with Renzo Gracie, Joe Warren and FIGHT!’s Donovan Craig is Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s interviews with MMA legend Renzo Gracie and Bellator Fighting Championships competitor Joe Warren is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Renzo faces UFC legend Matt Hughes at UFC 112 while Joe will make his Bellator debut against Eric Marriott. UFC 112 takes place Saturday, April 10th live on Pay Per View at 1PM EST, 10AM PST while BFC 13 takes place Thursday, April 8th, live and free on Fox Sports Net.

In The Opening RoundFIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig joined Pep to recap UFC Fight Night 21 and preview UFC 112.

 

 



MMA Legend Renzo Gracie & Bellator’s Joe Warren Headline Pro MMA Radio Monday, April 5th!


MMA legend Renzo Gracie headlines Pro MMA Radio days before his UFC debut at UFC 112 when he faces fellow legend Matt Hughes at the promotion’s first-ever event in Abu Dhabi. Renzo is a member of the first family of mixed martial arts and finally makes his UFC debut at the tender age of 43. UFC 112 takes place on Saturday, April 10th, live on Pay-Per-View.

In a special Closing Round, wrestling phenom turned MMA fighter Joe Warren returns to the show days before he makes his Bellator Fighting Championships debut against Eric Marriott in the first round of the Featherweight tournament.  

In the Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig will join Pep to preview UFC 112.  



PMR 87 with Brian Bowles and WEC 47 Preview is Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s interview with WEC Bantamweight Champion Brian Bowles is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Bowles will make his first title defense against Dominick Cruz in the main event at WEC 47 on March 6th at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. The event will also air live and free on Versus TV.

In The Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig joined Pep to preview WEC 47.

If you’re in Columbus for the event, make sure to stop by the Bodybuilding.com and Ultimate Nutrition booths at the expo for amazing samples and autographs from some of the top names in MMA, bodybuilding, figure and fitness. Ultimate will be in booth number 631.

 


WEC Bantamweight Champion Brian Bowles Headlines Pro MMA Radio Monday, March 1st!


Undefeated WEC Bantamweight Champion Brian Bowles makes his first appearance on Pro MMA Radio this Monday. Bowles, who ended Miguel Torres’ five-year unbeaten streak at WEC 42 will make his first title defense against Dominick Cruz at WEC 47. The event will take place on Saturday, March 6th, at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio and airs live on Versus TV.

In The Opening RoundFIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig will come by for a full preview of WEC 47, which features a co-main event bantamweight battle between Torres and top contender Joesph Benavidez.    



PMR 83 with Chael Sonnen is Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s interview with UFC Middleweight contender Chael Sonnen is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Chael takes on Nate Marquardt this Saturday at UFC 109 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada and live on Pay Per View.

In The Opening RoundFIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig came in to recap Strikeforce: Miami and preview UFC 109 with Pep.

 

 



UFC Middleweight Contender Chael Sonnen Headlines Pro MMA Radio Monday, February 1st!


Uncrowned WEC Middleweight Champion Chael Sonnen returns to Pro MMA Radio as he prepares for the biggest test of his UFC career when he takes on top contender Nate Marquardt at UFC 109 in a fight that could decide the next challenger for the title. Chael comes into the fight having beaten the highly regarded Dan Miller and former top contender Yushin Okami. UFC 109 takes place on February 6th at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada and live on Pay Per View.

In the Opening Round, we’ll have a full preview of UFC 109 as well as a recap of Strikeforce: Miami and the MMA debut of former NFL superstar Herschel Walker with FIGHT! Magazine Editor-in-Chief Donovan Craig.



PMR 78 Top Ten Stories of 2009 is Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s Special Year-End Top Ten Stories of 2009 is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Pep was joined by FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig and MMA Mania’s Jesse Holland to break down the top ten, the honorable mentions and some other year-end awards.

 


PMR 75 with Clay Guida Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s interview with UFC Lightweight superstar Clay Guida is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Clay will take on fellow lightweight standout Kenny Florian at UFC 107 in a fight that should have serious title implications. UFC 107 takes place this Saturday in Nashville, Tennessee and live on Pay Per View.

In The Opening Round, MMA Mania’s Jesse Holland joined Pep to wrap up the TUF Finale and FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig came in for a special Closing Round to preview this weekend’s UFC 107.

 


UFC Lightweight Contender Clay Guida Headlines Pro MMA Radio Monday, December 7th!


UFC Lightweight standout Clay “The Carpenter” Guida returns to Pro MMA Radio this week just days before his fight with fellow contender Kenny Florian at UFC 107 in Memphis, Tennessee on Saturday, December 12th and live on Pay Per View. Clay is one of the promotion’s most popular fighters and is known for his non-stop, relentless style in the cage and, of course, his hair! 

In The Opening Round, Pep will break down the TUF Finale with MMA Mania’s Jesse Holland and FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig will be in for a full preview of UFC 107.  



PMR 71 with Shane Carwin is Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s interview with undefeated, number one UFC heavyweight contender Shane Carwin is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Shane will take on division champ Brock Lesnar at an upcoming event in 2010.

In The Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Editor in Chief, Donovan Craig joined Pep to preview UFC 105 and recap this past weekend’s Strikeforce: Fedpr vs. Rogers event on CBS.

 


UFC Heavyweight Title Contender Shane Carwin Headlines Pro MMA Radio Monday, November 9th!


Undefeated Heavyweight Title Contender Shane Carwin was slated to meet division champoin Brock Lesnar at UFC 106 later this month until Lesnar had to postpone the fight due to an illness. Carwin, considered by most in the know to be the biggest threat to separate Lesnar from the belt, joins Pro MMA Radio this week to talk about the postponement, preparing to fight Lesnar and how he maintains his career as an engineer while training to be a world champion mixed martial artist.

In The Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Donovan Craig, joins Pep to recap “Strikeforce:  Fedor vs. Rogers”, which marks the return of mixed martial arts to primetime network television. We’ll also have a preview of this weekend’s UFC 105, which will be shown free on Spike TV. 



PMR 66 with Cowboy Cerrone and Ben Henderson is Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA Radio’s interview with WEC Lightweights Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Ben “Smooth” Henderson is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Cowboy and Ben will fight for the Interim Lightweight Title at WEC 43 this Saturday in San Antonio, Texas, live and free on Versus TV.

In The Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Donovan Craig joined Pep to rap Kimbo, Big John McCarthy, WEC 43 and the latest from FIGHT!

 


The Fight Before the Fight: Cowboy Cerrone & Ben Henderson Headline Pro MMA Radio Monday, October 5th!


Before they meet to decide the WEC Interim Lightweight Championship on Saturday, October 10th in San Antonio, Texas at WEC 43, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Ben “Smooth” Henderson will both appear on this week’s episode of Pro MMA Radio. The winner will meet Lightweight Champ Jamie Varner to unify the title.

In The Opening Round, FIGHT! Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Donovan Craig, joins Pep to talk Kimbo, John McCarthy, WEC 43 and the latest goings on at FIGHT!.



PMR 60 with Randy Couture is Ready NOW!


The On-Demand Replay of Pro MMA’s interview with MMA legend Randy Couture is ready now and available for our listeners 24/7. Randy talked his upcoming fight with Big Nog, his divorce from Kim, Fedor, Brock, Machida, Anderson Silva, Tito, Gina Carano, Kit Cope and more.

Fight Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Donovan Craig, joined Pep in The Opening Round to break down UFC 102 and to discuss the relationship between Fight and Pro MMA Radio.

 


Fight! Magazine and Pro MMA Radio Announce Relationship


Fight! Magazine Editor-in-Chief Donovan Craig and Pro MMA Radio’s Larry Pepe announced on tonight’s episode that the show is now the official radio show of Fight! Magazine. Launched two years ago, Fight! is the premiere magazine in all of mixed martial arts while Pro MMA has been selected as the top radio show in MMA by Flex Magazine, ESPN’s Jon Anik and other media outlets. Pepe will also produce written content for both the print and online versions of the magazine.



UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture Headlines Pro MMA Radio Monday, August 24th!


Five-time UFC World Champion and UFC Hall of Famer, Randy “The Natural” Couture, returns to the show to discuss his upcoming bout with former UFC and Pride Heavyweight Champion, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC 102. The event marks the promotion’s first appearance in Oregon and will take place at the Rose Garden in Portland and is available live on Pay-Per-View. We’ll also talk to Randy about his upcoming movie, The Expendables, with Sly Stallone as well as his thoughts on Anderson Silva, Lyoto Machida, Brock Lesnar, Gina Carano and more.

Fight! Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Donovan Craig, joins Pep in The Opening Round, for a special announcement and to break down UFC 102.