The undisputed UFC Featherweight champion, Max “Blessed” Holloway calls in following his UFC 212 win over Jose Aldo and discusses how the fight went down, who could be next in line, win streaks, DJ vs. TJ, and finally getting his Acai berry shake. Before that, Brian “Boom” Kelleher joins the show to talk about his big win in Brazil over Iuri Alcantara, finding out he was getting a shot in the UFC, possibly fighting on Long Island on July 22, and more. Plus, Jim and Matt talk about Derrick Lewis vs. Mark Hunt, the continuing Mighty Mouse vs. TJ Dillashaw situation, Miesha Tate’s comments on Cyborg and Angela Magana, “War Machine” getting a possible life sentence, and NYSAC amending their weigh-in protocols.
Some of the highlights from Episode 101 of UFC Unfiltered include:
Brian on finding out about his UFC 212 fight
Brian on the energy of the Brazilian crowd
Brian on where he fits in the UFC Bantamweight division
Max on Jose Aldo’s ability to stay in the fight
Max on the open workouts in Brazil
Max on his return home to Hawaii after UFC 212