Additional Highlights Include Interviews with Anthony Pettis and Sugar Ray Leonard, Plus a Round Table Discussion with George and Brian Garcia of ‘MMA Junkie Radio’
LOS ANGELES – Aug. 14, 2015 – UFC lightweight contender Donald Cerrone joined AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA following the announcement this week of his title fight against UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael Dos Anjos Dec. 19. During the lively interview with series host Bas Rutten and guest host Ron Kruck, who filled in for Kenny Rice this week, Cerrone discussed preparing for his first ever UFC title fight, how he’s been affected by UFC’s Reebok sponsorship agreement, and how he’s been spending his free time on his ranch.
Watch Cerrone’s full interview clip here:
INSIDE MMA host Kenny Rice sat down with boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard, where he shared his thoughts on the growth of MMA versus boxing, Rousey’s stardom, and the rise of non-heavyweight fighters in boxing.
An extended version of the interview is available here:
Former UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis joined the show to discuss his training and injury recovery, who he’d like to fight next, and his thoughts on the Dos Anjos-Cerrone fight:
INSIDE MMA introduced a new segment tonight called the “Not-So Neutral Corner,” where Rutten and Kruck sat down for a roundtable discussion with “MMA Junkie Radio” hosts “Gorgeous” George Garcia and Brian “Goze” Garcia. In this clip, the group weighs in on a number of MMA current events, including Anderson Silva’s recent suspension, Ronda Rousey versus Cris “Cyborg” Justino and more.
Check out the segment here: