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MORNING KOMBAT WITH LUKE THOMAS AND BRIAN CAMPBELL

English, Sports, 1 season, 839 episodes, 4 days, 9 hours, 51 minutes
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Showtime Presents: Morning Kombat with Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell! Luke is a former Marine Sergeant and the Sr. MMA Analyst for CBS Sports. Brian Campbell is the CBS Sports Sr. Insider for all things Combat. Together they will cover everything happening in the world of Boxing and MMA, including talking to the fighters, promoters and especially you, THE FANS! Morning Kombat has expanded to multiple days a week so If you love combat sports, please subscribe so you don’t miss an episode of MORNING KOMBAT!
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UFC St. Louis Recap, Lomachenko Stops Kambosos, Fury vs. Usyk Preview | Full Ep | Morning Kombat

MK is back for your Monday dose of combat sports talk. Luke and BC recap a fun UFC St. Louis event. Derrick Lewis scored a third round stoppage over Rodrigo Nascimento in Saturday's main event. Lewis didn't show anything new, but he did show us something? Joaquin Buckley looked incredible against the backdrop of performing in his own hometown against Nursulton Ruziboev. Did he become a genuine contender after Saturday? Plus, in boxing, Vasiliy Lomachenko stoped George Kambosos in the 11th round to win the IBF lightweight title. Just how meaningful is this victory for Loma and what does it set up next? Also, Set the context for Oleksandr Usyk vs. Tyson Fury. Just how big is this fight and what makes it so meaningful? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/13/20242 hours, 8 minutes, 29 seconds
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UFC 301 Recap, Canelo Defeats Mungia: Is Benavidez Next? | Full Ep | Morning Kombat

Big weekend of combat sports means a big week of MK. Luke and Brian break it down starting with Canelo's decision win over Munguia. At 33, is Canelo still operating at his P4P peak? How much did Munguia's stock rise in defeat? Will Canelo face David Benavidez next? Plus, at UFC 301 Alexandre Pantoja defended his flyweight title for second time with UD5 Steve Erceg. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/6/20242 hours, 11 minutes, 14 seconds
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Canelo vs. Munguia, UFC 301 Final Preview | Morning Kombat

MORNING KOMBAT is LIVE from #canelomungia for a final preview of the big-time boxing event! Plus, a full break down of what you can expect at UFC 301! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
5/4/20241 hour, 45 minutes, 15 seconds
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Conor McGregor + BKFC, Crawford vs Madrimov, Canelo vs Mungia, UFC 301 | Full Ep | Morning Kombat

New era of MK continues on as Luke and BC are back in studio to discuss the biggest news in the combat sports world. First, Conor McGergor became part owner of BKFC. What would he get out of an arrangement like that? Terence Crawford has his next fight against Israil Madrimov, but it's the bigger fight card that's turning heads. How deep is this card all-time and is it safe to say the Saudi sportswashing effort is working? Plus, they preview Canelo vs. Mungia and recap an underwhelming UFC Fight Night Card.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/29/20242 hours, 14 minutes, 12 seconds
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Ryan Garcia's Shocking Upset Over Devin Haney, Mike Perry Interview | Morning Kombat

One of the most shocking boxing results in a LONG time happened this weekend and the boys are back break it down. Ryan Garcia stunned Devin Haney via majority decision. How did Garcia do it and why didn't any of us see this coming? Was this the greatest troll job since Ali-Liston I, thus necessitating a full apology from the media for its aggressive concern of Garcia's mental well-being? How bad of a loss was this to Devin Haney's P4P reputation and where do both boxers go from here? Plus, Dana White's UFC 300 victory lap, PBC announced a Gervonta Davis/David Benavidez doubleheader PPV and Mike Perry joins the show LIVE! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/22/20242 hours, 12 minutes, 43 seconds
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UFC 300 Recap, Jorge Masvidal Interview, Haney vs. Garcia Preview | Full Episode | Morning Kombat

WHAT A WEEKEND! The boys are back, live, to recap everything that happened during a historic UFC 300 event. Max Holloway's incredible, career defining moment. Pereira's quick knockout win over Hill. Zhang's simple victory. Sterling's debut W at 145. Bo Nickel stumbles but continus his undefeated start. Arman Tsarukyan showed real discipline in a closely-contested bout against Charles Oliveira. Plus, an interview with Jorge Masvidal and a preview of this weekends Haney vs. Garcia mega-boxing fight.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4/15/20242 hours, 10 minutes, 17 seconds
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UFC Fight Night Recap, UFC 300 Preview, Jon Jones Latest Issue | Full Episode | Morning Kombat

It is finally here. Morning Kombat live shows are BACK, bigger and better than ever. On this week's episode, Luke is joined by Chuck Mindenhall in studio and BC remotely, to recap this past weekend's UFC Fight night event, preview a stacked UFC 300 card, and discuss the latest Jon Jones trouble. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/8/20242 hours, 14 minutes, 5 seconds
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MK IS BACK! | Blanchfield Hype Too Strong? | Fundora vs. Tszyu | Whittaker-Chimaev & More

MK is BACK! Brian Campbell and Luke Thomas break down the latest news in the combat sports world. The guys break down UFC Atlantic City, Sebastian Fundora vs. Tim Tszyu, Robert Whittaker vs. Khamzat Chiamev and much more. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/1/20241 hour, 55 minutes, 13 seconds
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UFC 299 Results: Sean O'Malley vs. Chito Vera 2 | UFC 299 Reactions | Poirier-BSD | Morning Kombat

At UFC 299, Sean O'Malley attempts to defend his bantamweight title against Marlon "Chito" Vera. In the co-main event, Dustin Poirer faces Benoit Saint Denis. The rest of the UFC fight card features Gilbert Burns vs. Jack Della Maddalena, Kevin Holland vs. Michael "Venom" Page and Petr Yan vs. Song Yadong. This is the UFC 299 reaction and results post-fight show for Morning Kombat. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/10/20241 hour, 12 minutes, 43 seconds
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Anthony Joshua vs. Francis Ngannou Results | Morning Kombat

Brian Campbell has you covered with a reaction to Anthony Joshua vs. Francis Ngannou. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/9/202432 minutes, 3 seconds
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Introducing 'Beyond the Arc: A Daily NBA show from CBS Sports'

On Monday, March 11, CBS Sports will launch BEYOND THE ARC, a new daily show and podcast covering all things NBA with co-hosts Ashley Nicole Moss, Bill Reiter and John Gonzalez and regular contributor Avery Johnson.  The NBA. Our way. Join John Gonzalez, Bill Reiter, Ashley Nicole Moss as well as special guests to take you around the league 5 days a week discussing the biggest news and storylines from The Association.  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/7/20241 minute, 25 seconds
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UFC 299 Preview: O'Malley-Vera 2 | Poirier-Saint-denis | Holland-MVP | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are back to preview UFC 299. The boys break down Sean O'Malley vs. Marlon Vera, Dustin Poirier vs. Benoit Sanit-Denis, Kevin Holland vs. Michael Venom Page and much more!  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/6/20241 hour, 10 minutes, 53 seconds
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Anthony Joshua vs. Fancis Ngannou Preview | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are here to break down Anthony Joshua vs. Francis Ngannou. How will Anthony Joshua Look? Can Francis pull off the upset? The boys discuss it all. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/6/202432 minutes, 37 seconds
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Brandon Royval recaps UFC Mexico City win, talks title future | Morning Kombat

Brian Campbell sits down with the RAW DWAG Brandon Royval following his win over Brandon Moreno. BC and Brandon discuss live as a UFC Fighter, a possible Pantoja Trilogy and weaponizing his cardio. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/4/202450 minutes, 22 seconds
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Gilbert Burns: Ilia Topuria KO'd 3 of My Teammates, Talks UFC 299 | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas sits down with Gilbert Burns ahead of his UFC 299 fight. What did Gilbert do to heal his shoulder? What does it mean to be fighting in Miami? What does he expect from Jack Della Maddalena? Gilbert discusses it all. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/29/202421 minutes, 36 seconds
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UFC 298 Results: Alexander Volkanovski vs. Ilia Topuria | UFC 298 Reaction and Post-Fight Show

At UFC 298, Alexander Volkanovski attempts to defend the UFC featherweight title against Ilia Topuria in the ESPN+ pay-per-view main event. Robert Whittaker and Paulo Costa battle in the co-main event in the middleweight division. Elsewhere on the fight card, Ian Garry faces Geoff Neal, Henry Cejudo squares off against Merab Dvalishvili and Anthony Hernandez fights Roman Kopylov. MEgaphone:  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/18/20241 hour, 24 minutes, 3 seconds
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UFC 298 Preview | Volkanovski-Topuria | Whittaker-Costa | Neal-Garry | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are back to preview UFC 298! The guys break down Alexander vs. Ilia Topuria, Robert Whittaker vs. Paulo Costa, Merab Dvalishvili vs. Henry Cejudo and much more! (00:06:10) - Alexander Volkanovski vs. Ilia Topuria (00:43:45) - Robert Whittaker vs. Paulo Costa (00:52:46) - Geoff Neal vs. Ian Garry (01:00:00) - Merab Dvalishvili vs. Henry Cejudo (01:13:05) - Rest of UFC 298 Preview Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/13/20241 hour, 32 minutes, 40 seconds
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Teofimo Lopez Jr. vs. Jamaine Ortiz Reaction + Haney vs. Garcia Announcement | Morning Kombat

Brian Campbell has you covered with a reaction to Teofimo Lopez jr.'s controversial win over Jamaine Ortiz. What is next for Teofimo? Plus BC discusses Devin Haney vs. Ryan Garcia reportedly being made for April 20th.  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/9/202448 minutes, 15 seconds
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Austin Trout Looks to Make History As Two-Sport Champ in BKFC | Morning Kombat

Former boxing Junior middleweight titleholder Austin “No Doubt” Trout chats with Brian Campbell ahead of Friday’s vacant welterweight title bout against unbeaten Luis Palomino at BKFC 57 in Hollywood, Florida. Trout talks about his transition to the sport in his 2023 win over Diego Sanchez and whether he could be in line for a showdown against Mike Perry. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/31/202422 minutes, 30 seconds
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Munguia Stops Ryder | Jon Anik Speaks | UFC 300 Update | One Championship | Morning Kombat Ep 539

On episode 539 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell recap Jaime Mungia's win over John Ryder. Does this mean boxing math tells us Munguia beats Canelo? Let's talk about Jon Anik. What's the best way to understand his comments last week, how they were received and what his apology meant. Vince McMahon resigned over the weekend from the TKO board and all WWE operations. What does this mean for TKO and, if anything, the UFC? The guys also give a quick update to the UFC 300 card. As always we close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:07:30) - Jaime Mungia Stops John Ryder (00:28:30) - Jon Anik (00:43:30) - Vince Mcmahon  (00:54:20) - UFC 300 Update (01:19:10) - One Championship (01:31:40) - Dm's from Donks (01:49:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/29/20242 hours, 14 minutes, 7 seconds
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Kayla Harrison vs. Holly Holm Set for UFC 300 | Morning Kombat

Brian Campbell has you covered with a reaction to the news that Kayla Harrison will face Holly Holm at UFC 300. How will the weight cut be for Kayla? Is this the perfect fight for her UFC Debut? How does this shape and impact his thoughts on UFC 300? BC breaks it all down. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/24/202427 minutes, 52 seconds
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UFC 297 Recap: Du Plessis Defeats Strickland | Pennington Wins | Evloev-Allen | Morning Kombat 538

On Episode 538 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell recap UFC 297. The guys break down the entire main card, Should Israel Adesanya be next for DDP? What did we learn about Strickland from this fight? Will the UFC try to make Valentina Shevchenko vs. Raquel Pennington? How bad of a loss was Mike Malott’s collapse against Neil Magny? Was Arnold Allen robbed of a fair outcome against Movsar Evloev? Who else stood out at UFC 297? The guys break it all down. As always we close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:08:20) - Dricus Du Plessis defeats Sean Strickland  (00:50:30) - Raquel Pennington (01:02:30) - Mike Malott's Colapse (01:09:00) - Evloev vs. Allen (01:22:50) - Rest of UFC 297 (01:28:30) - Dm's from Donks (01:50:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/22/20242 hours, 22 minutes, 18 seconds
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UFC 297 Results: Sean Strickland vs. Dricus du Plessis | Silva-Pennington | UFC 297 Post-Fight Show

At UFC 297, Sean Strickland and Dricus du Plessis battle for the UFC middleweight championship while Mayra Bueno Silva and Raquel Pennington fight for the bantamweight title. Elsewhere on the card, Neil Magny faces Mike Malott, Arnold Allen fights Movsar Evloev and Chris Curtis faces off Marc Andre-Barriault. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/21/20241 hour, 15 minutes, 48 seconds
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Ankalaev Stops Walker | Jim Miller | Rest of UFC Vegas 84 | Beterbiev-Smith | Morning Kombat 537

On Episode 537 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to the weekend of fights. The guys start off with Magomed Ankalaev's win over Johnny Walker. Is he now the no. 1 contender? Jim Miller got the submission win over Gabriel Benitez, will he fight at UFC 300? Who else stood out at UFC Vegas 84? The also break down Artur Beterbiev's win over Callum Smith. Will we finally se Beterbiev vs. Bivol? As always we close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:14:00) - Ankalaev Stops Walker (00:26:00) - Jim Miller  (00:52:30) - Mario Bautista (01:00:00) - Rest of UFC Vegas 84 (01:09:00) - Artur Beterbiev (01:26:00) - Dm's from Donks (01:00:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/15/20242 hours, 3 minutes, 26 seconds
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UFC Vegas 84 Picks | Fight News | Beterbiev-Smith | One Fight Night 14 | Morning Kombat Ep 536

On Episode 536 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Kick off the show with the return of Ok, Bet. New Rules, New Bets, let's see how much money the guys can make in 2024. Next up the guys break down a bunch of recent fight announcements. What are the guys thoughts on UFC 300 now that we have a few more fights added to the card. The guys close out the main topics with a preview of Artur Beterbiev vs. Callum Smith and One Fight Night 14. As Always we close out Friday's with dead wrong. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:12:00) - Ok, Bet (00:33:30) - Fight Announcements (01:09:45) - Artur Beterbiev vs. Callum Smith (01:24:00) - One Fight Night 14 (01:31:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/12/20241 hour, 44 minutes, 16 seconds
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Jon Jones Update | UFC Vegas 84 Preview | Jorge Masivdal vs. Nate Diaz | Morning Kombat EP 535

On Episode 535 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to Jon Jones recent twitter spat with Tom Aspinall. Is Jon Jones ducking Tom Aspinall? Will we eventually see this fight? Next up the guys preview UFC Vegas 84. What are they expecting from Johnny Walker vs. Magomed Ankalaev 2? What other fight on the card stick out? They also break down the reports that Jorge Masvidal might. be facing Nate Diaz in a boxing match. As always we close out Wednesday's with Fan submissions. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/10/20241 hour, 50 minutes, 42 seconds
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Poirier-BSD | Oliveira-Tsarukyan | Ngannou-Joshua | UFC's Anti Doping Program | Morning Kombat 534

On Episode 534 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian some recent fight announcements. First off the guys break down the announcements of Dustin Poirier vs. Benoit Saint-Denis and Charles Oliveira vs. Arman Tsarukyan. Then they discuss the news that Francis Ngannou will be fighting Anthony Joshua in March. What is the significance of this fight? Will Francis Ngannou ever fight in MMA again? The guys also break down Tony Week's terrible stoppage over the weekend and what Vergil Ortiz's future matchups could look like. Then the guys are joined by Erik Magraken of Combat Sports Law. Erik and the guys break down the UFC's new anti doping program. What should we know about it? As always we close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:06:00) - Dustin Poirier vs. Benoit Saint-Denis (00:20:30) - Charles Oliveira vs. Arman Tsarukyan (00:38:30) - Francis Ngannou vs. Anthony Joshua (00:53:00) - Francis Ngannou's MMA Future (01:00:00) - Erik Magraken Joins Morning Kombat (01:27:00) - Weekend Combat Sports Recap (01:36:00) - Dm's From Donks (02:00:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/8/20242 hours, 8 minutes, 58 seconds
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3 Fight Wishlist for 2024 | UFC's TV Deal | Ortiz vs. Lawson | Morning Kombat EP 533

On Episode 533 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell break down the three fights they want to see most in 2024. Who will be on each list? The guys also discuss Bloody Elbow's recent article about Power Slap and the Commissions, along with the report that the UFC tv deal could double ESPN's current contract. Could this be possible? The boys close out the main topics with a boxing news round up. On this friday we close out the show with Fan Submissions and Dead Wrong. (00:09:00) - 3 Fight Wishlist for 2024 (00:42:30) - UFC's Next TV Deal (00:53:45) - CSAC Approves Powerslap (01:20:00) - Boxing Roundup (01:28:00) - Fan Submissions (01:38:50) - Dead wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/5/20241 hour, 49 minutes, 2 seconds
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Conor McGregor Returns | Matchmaking UFC 300 | Vacation Recap | Boxing Recap | Morning Kombat Ep 532

MK is Back! On Episode 532 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to the news that Conor Mcgregor will return at international fight week. With Conor's fight nearly set, what does that mean for UFC 300? The guys create their dream UFC 300 cards, as well as break down the news surrounding the card. They also recap some of the boxing fights we missed during the holidays. The boys close out episode 532 by recapping their 2023 predictions. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:07:30) - Vacation Recap (00:14:00) - Conor McGregor vs. Michael Chandler (00:37:00) - Building out UFC 300 (01:06:00) - Boxing Recap (01:34:00) - Garry Responds to Strickland (01:47:30) - Khamzat Chimaev (01:52:00) - Revisiting 2023 Predictions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/3/20242 hours, 16 minutes, 33 seconds
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New Years Mailbag: Drunk Holiday Stories | New MMA Rules | Paddy Pimblett | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with a New Years day mailbag. Luke and Brian answer all your questions. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/1/20241 hour, 27 minutes, 31 seconds
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2023 Combat Sports Awards | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell give out their end of the year awards. The guys talk KO of the year, Fighter of the year, fight of the year and much more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/29/20231 hour, 43 minutes, 33 seconds
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2024 Predictions For Each Weight class

**Luke's mic is fixed at 4 minute mark** Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are back with their predictions for 2024. The boys break down what they think will happen in 2024 for each weight class. #MorningKombat #JonJones #MagomedAnkalaev #AlexPerreira #BoNickal #shavkatrakhmonov #UFC #MMA #SeanStrickland #IslamMakhachev #LeonEdwards #AlexanderVolkanovski #BrianCampbell #LukeThomas (00:05:30) - Heavyweight (00:12:00) - Light Heavyweight (00:18:30) - Middleweight (00:25:15) - Welterweight (00:34:30) - Lightweight (00:45:00) - Featherweight (00:57:50) - Bantamweight (01:03:40) - Women's Bantamweight (01:06:00) - Flyweight (01:08:00) - Women's Flyweight (01:12:00) - Strawweight (01:17:00) - General Predictions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/27/20231 hour, 28 minutes, 26 seconds
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UFC 300 | Fight Announcements | Jeopardy | Marc Raimondi Previews 2024 | Morning Kombat Ep 531

On Episode 531 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell break down some recent fight announcements from Dana White. Next up the guys play a little MK Jeopardy before they are joined by Marc Raimondi to break down 2023 and preview what they expect out of the combat sports world in 2024. (00:09:00) - Fight Announcements (00:28:00) - MK Jeopardy (00:59:30) - Marc Raimondi joins MK (01:41:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/22/20231 hour, 49 minutes, 30 seconds
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Day of Reckoning Preview | Inoue-Tapales | Fight Announcements | Morning Kombat Ep 530

On Episode 530 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell get you ready for the final fights of the year. The guys preview the Day of Reckoning card featuring Anthony Joshua vs. Otto Wallin and Deontay Wilder vs. Joseph Parker. The guys also break down some of the latest news from the MMA world. Will Weili Zhang get a chance to move up and face Alexa Grasso? As always we close out wednesday with fan submissions. (00:16:30) - Day of Reckoning Preview (00:49:15) - Naoya Inoue vs. Marlon Tapales (00:58:30) - State of the UFC Athlete (01:23:00) - Fight News and Announcements (01:40:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/20/20231 hour, 53 minutes, 29 seconds
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UFC 296: Who is Next for Leon? | Pantoja-Royval | Ferguson | Boxing Roundup | Morning Kombat Ep 529

On Episode 526 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to a great weekend of combat sports. First up the guys break down UFC 296. Is the MMA fan base finally sick of Colby Covington? Who is next for Leon Edwards? Where does Alexandre Pantoja rank among UFC's most underrated or under appreciated champions? Is it time for Tony Ferguson to retire? If so, what is his legacy? The guys also break down the boxing fights over the weekend. As always we close out Mondays with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:12:00) - Edwards vs. Covington (00:42:40) - Muhammad or Rakhmonov? (00:58:20) - Alexandre Pantoja (01:09:30) - Ferguson vs. Pimblett (01:32:00) - Boxing Roundup (01:50:00) - Dm's From Donks (02:00:40) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/18/20232 hours, 27 minutes, 51 seconds
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UFC 296 Instant Reaction | Edwards-Covington | Pantoja-Royval | Rakhmonov-Thompson | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with an instant reaction to UFC 296. The boys break down Leon Edwards vs. Colby Covington, Alexandre Pantoja vs. Brandon Royval 2, Shavkat Rakhmonov vs. Stephen Thompson and much more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/17/202351 minutes, 1 second
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UFC 296 Picks | Joshua-Wilder | Tom Aspinall | Fight Announcements | Morning Kombat Ep 528

On Episode 528 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell Give their picks for UFC 296. The boys also break down Dana White's recent comments about Tom Aspinall's future. Does any of this make sense? Next up they break down the report that Anthony Joshua will face Deontay Wilder in March. As always we close out friday's with Dead Wrong. (00:16:50) - Ok, Bet + UFC 296 Preview (01:13:30) - Anthony Joshua vs. Deontay Wilder (01:22:00) - Tom Aspinall's Future (01:28:30) - Fight News and Announcements (01:32:00) - Weekend Combat Preview (01:48:25) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/15/20231 hour, 57 minutes, 29 seconds
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UFC 296 Preview | Edwards-Covington | Pantoja-Royval 2 | Rakhmonov-Thompson | Morning Kombat Ep 527

On episode 527 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell get you ready for UFC 296. The guys break down Leon Edwards vs. Colby Covington, Alexandre Pantoja vs. Brandon Royval 2, Shavkat Rakhmonov vs. Stephen Thompson and much more. As always the guys close out wednesday's with fan submissions. (00:15:00) - Leon Edwards vs. Colby Covington (00:44:30) - Alexandre Pantoja vs. Brandon Royval 2 (01:00:30) - Shavkat Rakhmonov vs. Stephen Thompson (01:09:40) - Tony Ferguson vs. Paddy Pimblett (01:17:50) - Vicente Luque vs. Ian Garry (01:28:00) - Rest of UFC 296 Preview (01:34:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/13/20231 hour, 55 minutes, 2 seconds
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UFC Vegas 83 Recap | Haney Outclasses Prograis | Dvalishvili-Cejudo | Morning Kombat Ep 526

On Episode 526 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to the weekend of fights. The boys start off by breaking down Song Yadong's win over Chris Gutierrez. Who Should Song fight next? Khalil Rountree stopped Anthony Smith, Should he get a top 5 opponent? Who else stood out from UFC Vegas 83? Next up the guys break down Devin Haney's win over Regis Prograis. Who is next for Haney? As always they close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:16:20) - Yadong vs. Gutierrez (00:34:30) - Rountree TKO's Smith (00:49:50) - Rest of UFC Vegas 83 (01:04:00) - Haney vs. Prograis (01:26:00) - Dvalishvili vs. Cejudo (01:53:00) - Dm's from Donks (02:03:20) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/12/20232 hours, 39 minutes, 55 seconds
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UFC Vegas 83 Recap | Haney Outclasses Prograis | Dvalishvili-Cejudo | Morning Kombat Ep 526

On Episode 526 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to the weekend of fights. The boys start off by breaking down Song Yadong's win over Chris Gutierrez. Who Should Song fight next? Khalil Rountree stopped Anthony Smith, Should he get a top 5 opponent? Who else stood out from UFC Vegas 83? Next up the guys break down Devin Haney's win over Regis Prograis. Who is next for Haney? As always they close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:16:20) - Yadong vs. Gutierrez (00:34:30) - Rountree TKO's Smith (00:49:50) - Rest of UFC Vegas 83 (01:04:00) - Haney vs. Prograis (01:26:00) - Dvalishvili vs. Cejudo (01:53:00) - Dm's from Donks (02:03:20) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/12/20232 hours, 39 minutes, 55 seconds
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UFC 296 Pregame Preview: Edwards-Covington | Pantoja-Royval 2 | Rakhmonov-Thompson | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Chuck Mindenhall are back with a pregame preview for UFC 296. The guys break down Leon Edwards vs. Colby Covington, Alexandre Pantoja vs. Brandon Royval 2 and much more. (00:05:00) - 2023 MMA Recap (00:09:00) - Leon Edwards vs. Colby Covington (00:24:10) - Alexandre Pantoja vs. Brandon Royval 2 (00:34:15) - Stephen Thompson vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov (00:45:30) - Tony Ferguson vs. Paddy Pimblett (01:00:15) - Ian Garry vs. Vicente Luque Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/10/20231 hour, 11 minutes, 11 seconds
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UFC Vegas 83 Picks | John Nash Talks UFC Lawsuit | Fight News | Morning Kombat Ep 525

On Episode 525 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell get you ready for the weekend of fights. The guys start by making their picks for the weekend. They also break down some recent fight announcements before breaking down PBC's new deal with Amazon. The boys are joined by Bloody Elbows John Nash to discuss the UFC Lawsuit. What will come from this? As always we close out Fridays with Dead Wrong.  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/8/20231 hour, 47 minutes, 6 seconds
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UFC Vegas 83 Preview | Regis Prograis vs. Devin Haney | Fight Announcements | Morning Kombat Ep 524

On Episode 524 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell get you ready for the weekend of fights. The guys start off by previewing UFC Vegas 83. What should we be looking for on this card? The guys also preview Regis Prograis vs. Devin Haney. How will Haney look at 140? Next up they break down some recent fight announcements and discuss the back and forth between Jon Jones and Tom Aspinall. As always we close out wednesday's with Fan Submissions. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/6/20231 hour, 51 minutes, 37 seconds
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Tsarukyan Stop Dariush | Sean Brady Joins MK | Mike Perry | Ryan Garcia | Morning Kombat Ep 523

On Episode 523 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to a great weekend of fights. The guys start off with UFC Austin, Did Arman Tsarukyan make his case as the top contender? Where does Beneil Dariush go from here? Jalin Turner viciously finished Bobby Green in the first round of their co-main event. Does this win reassert him into the top 10 rankings? The guys also break down BKFC 56. Is Mike Perry the BKFC Goat? As always we close out Mondays with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:14:45) - Beneil Dariush (00:38:40) - Turner vs. Green (00:58:15) - Font vs. Figueiredo (01:10:30) - Mike Perry (01:24:50) - Ryan Garcia (01:34:00) - Sean Brady Joins MK (02:05:00) - Dm's from Donks (02:12:30) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/4/20232 hours, 43 minutes, 32 seconds
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UFC Austin Picks | BKFC 56 | Garcia Feuds with Golden Boy | PFL Sings w ESPN | Morning Kombat Ep 522

On Episode 522 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell get you ready for the weekend of fights. The guys give their picks from UFC Austin, BKFC 56 and Ryan Garcia vs. Oscar Duarte. The guys also break down some recent fight news before closing out the show with Dead Wrong. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/1/20232 hours, 22 minutes, 21 seconds
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UFC Fight Night Austin Preview | BKFC 56 | Garcia-Duarte | Fight News | Morning Kombat Ep 521

On Episode 521 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell get you ready for a weekend of fun fights. The boys preview UFC Fight Night Austin, BKFC 56 and Ryan Garcia vs. Oscar Duarte. The guys also break down some recent fight announcements. As always we close out Wednesday's with Fan Submissions. (00:09:30) - UFC Austin Preview (00:56:00) - BKFC 56 Preview (01:15:00) - Fight News and Announcements (01:22:00) - Dana White Speaks (01:34:30) - Ryan Garcia vs. Oscar Duarte (01:44:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/29/20231 hour, 54 minutes, 22 seconds
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Benavidez Stops Andrade | Jermall Charlo | PFL Recap | Katie Taylor | Morning Kombat Ep 520

On Episode 520 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to a solid weekend of fights. The guys start by breaking down David Benavidez vs. Demetrius Andrade. What, specifically, did Benavidez prove with this performance? How bad for boxing would it be if Benavidez vs. Canelo isn’t made in 2024? The boys also break down the PFL 2023 Championship. How do the guys grade the show? Who stood out? As always we close Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:12:30) - Benavidez vs. Andrade (00:43:40) - Benavidez vs. Canelo (01:02:30) - PFL Season Finale (01:20:00) - Rest of PFL 10 (01:27:30) - Katie Taylor (01:39:30) - Dm's from Donks (01:51:00) - HYSTS  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/27/20232 hours, 15 minutes, 4 seconds
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🚨 David Benavidez vs. Demetrius Andrade Results | Jermall Charlo | Morning Kombat Instant Reaction

Luke Thomas has you covered with an instant reaction to Showtime's final PPV card. Luke Thomas breaks down David Benavidez vs. Demetrius Andrade, Jermall Charlo vs. Jose Benavidez Jr. and much more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/26/202337 minutes, 34 seconds
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Thanksgiving Mailbag: Top 5 Foods | PFL Buys Bellator | | Morning Kombat

Happy Thanksgiving! Brian and Luke have you covered with a bonus mailbag on this Friday. The guys answer all your questions. (00:01:20) - Thanksgiving Plans (00:09:30) - Top 5 Thanksgiving Foods (00:18:00) - Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou (00:21:00) - Next Big Change in MMA (00:25:20) - Changes for PFL (00:46:25) - Create the Greatest Book, Movie or Song? (00:50:10) - Michael Venom Page (00:52:10) - Hunting/Fishing (01:00:05) - MMA on Holidays (01:04:00) - Books about MMA (01:07:15) - BC Choking out LT (01:11:40) - Bellator Fighters to UFC (01:14:15) - George Foreman vs. Deontay Wilder (01:16:30) - Bellator-PFL Merger (01:19:40) - Cooking/Grilling (01:25:00) - Gratifying Career Moments Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/24/20231 hour, 37 minutes, 45 seconds
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David Benavidez vs. Demetrius Andrade | 2023 PFL Championship | Fight News | Morning Kombat EP 518

On Episode 518 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell get you ready for the holiday weekend. The boys preview the 2023 PFL World Championship and David Benavidez vs. Demetrius Andrade. What should we be looking out for this weekend? The guys also break down some recent fight announcements. As always the close out Wednesday's with Fan Submissions. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/22/20231 hour, 57 minutes, 9 seconds
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Allen Subs Craig | UFC Vegas 82 Recap | Jackson Stops Amosov | Patchy Mix | Morning Kombat Ep 517

On Episode 517 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to a fun weekend of fights. The guys start off with UFC Vegas 82. Did Brendan Allen Announce himself as a middleweight contender? Where does Paul Craig go from here? What kind of opportunity would they like to see Michael Morales get next? Who else on the card stood out? The guys also break down Bellator 301. Will Yaroslav Amosov get a rematch after losing to Jason Jackson? Where does Patchy Mix rank among the best Bantamweights in the world? As always the boys close out Mondays with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:12:20) - Allen vs. Craig (00:32:00) - PFL Buys Bellator (00:57:00) - Michael Morales (01:00:30) - Rest of UFC Vegas 82 (01:07:20) - Amosov vs. Jackson (01:23:00) - Pettis vs. Mix (01:34:00) - Dm's from Donks (01:53:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/20/20232 hours, 25 minutes, 4 seconds
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Bellator 301 & UFC Vegas 82 | Fight Announcements | Stevenson-De Los Santos | Morning Kombat Ep 516

On Episode 516 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell break down the latest news in the combat sports world. BC and LT start off the show by giving their picks for UFC Vegas 82 and Bellator 301. Next up the guys break down Shakur Stevenson vs. Edwin De Los Santos. What's next for the winner? The boys also break down some recent fight announcements. As always we close out Friday's with dead wrong. (00:09:30) - Ok, Bet (00:36:00) - Shakur Stevenson (00:56:00) - Fight News and Announcements (01:10:00) - Saudi Boxing (01:44:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/17/20232 hours, 2 minutes, 21 seconds
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UFC Vegas 82 & Bellator 301 Previews | Stevenson-De Los Santos | Over/Under | Morning Kombat Ep 515

On Episode 515 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell get you ready for a fun week of fights. The guys preview UFC Vegas 82, Bellator 301 and Shakur Stevenson vs. Edwin De Los Santos. The guys also play Over/Under with some fun fight news. As always we close out wednesday's with Fan Submissions. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/15/20231 hour, 42 minutes, 49 seconds
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UFC 295 Standouts: Cuts, Judging and Joshua Van | Morning Kombat Extra Credit Ep 34

Luke Thomas is back with Episode 34 of Extra Credit. Luke breaks down the preliminary fights from UFC 295. (00:00:55) - Lupita Godinez vs. Tabatha Ricci (00:04:55) - Mateusz Rebecki vs. Roosevelt Roberts (00:09:35) - Nazim Sadykhov vs. Viacheslav Borshchev (00:15:30) - Jared Gordon vs. Mark Madsen (00:21:10) - Joshua Van vs. KevinBorjas Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/14/202329 minutes, 30 seconds
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Peireira Stops Prochazka | Aspinall KOs Pavlovich | UFC 295 Results/Reaction | Morning Kombat Ep 514

On Episode 514 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to UFC 295. Which fight would we rather see Alex Pereira take next, Jamahal Hill or Israel Adesanya? Should the UFC give up on Jones-Miocic and make Tom Aspinall vs. Stipe Miocic or Jon Jones? Can Mackenzie Dern fix the holes in her striking game? What is the upside of Benoit Saint-Denis? The guys break it all down in episode 514. As always we close with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:12:30) - Alex Pereira  (00:53:00) - Tom Aspinall (01:19:00) - Dern's Development (01:33:00) - Benoit Saint-Denis (01:39:40) - UFC Co-Promotion (01:59:30) - Dm's from Donks (02:11:50) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/13/20232 hours, 31 minutes, 10 seconds
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UFC 295 Picks | Deontay Wilder to MMA? | Fight Announcements | Jamahal Hill | Morning Kombat Ep 513

On Episode 513 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian give their picks for UFC 295. The boys also discuss Deontay Wilder considering a transition to MMA. Is this a huge mistake? Next up they break down some recent fight announcements. Is this the best possible option for Kayla Harrison? The guys close out the topics with a quick update on Jamahal Hill. We close out this Friday with Dead wrong and Fan submissions from Wednesday. (00:10:30) - Ok, Bet (00:56:00) - Tony Ferguson (01:08:00) - Deontay Wilder (01:25:00) - Jamahal Hill (01:31:00) - Fight News and Announcements (01:41:00) - Jaron Ennis (01:52:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/10/20232 hours, 3 minutes, 34 seconds
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UFC 295: Prochazka-Pereria | Pavlovich-Aspinall | Q1 Fight Announcements | Morning Kombat Ep 512

On Episode 512 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian get you ready for UFC 295. The boys break down Jiri Prochazka vs. Alex Pereira, Sergei Pavlovich vs. Tom Aspinall and much more. The boys also break down the recent fight announcements from Dana White. As always we close out Wednesday with Fan Submissions. (00:10:50) - Jiri Prochazka vs. Alex Pereira (00:51:40) - Sergei Pavlovich vs. Tom Aspinall (01:08:30) - Rest of UFC 295 Preview (01:37:15) - Q1 Fight Announcements (01:50:00) - Sean O'Malley Boxing Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/8/20231 hour, 56 minutes, 42 seconds
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UFC Sao Paulo Recap: Almeida-Lewis | Dalby-Bonfim | Caio Borralho | Morning Kombat Ep 511

On Episode 511 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to UFC Sao Paulo. Luke and Brian break down Jailton Almeida's win over Derrick Lews, Nicholas Dalby vs. Gabriel Bonfim and Caio Barralho vs. Abus Magomedov. As always we close out monday's episode with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:10:30) - Jailton Almeida (00:36:36) - Dalby vs. Bonfim (00:48:00) - Caio Borralho (00:55:10) - Rest of the Weekend (01:00:10) - UFC 297 Rumors (01:16:40) - Dm's from Donks (01:33:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/6/20231 hour, 57 minutes, 44 seconds
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Zuffa Anti-Trust Case | UFC Sao Paulo: Almeida vs. Lewis Picks | Dead Wrong | Morning Kombat EP 510

On Episode 510 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell break down the latest news in the combat sports world. Zuffa was denied appeal in the UFC Anti-trust case. What does this mean? Eric Nicksick wants UFC & PFL to work together to make a Francis Ngannou vs. Jon Jones fight. Is it possible? Next up the guys make their Ok, Bet picks for the weekend. As always we close out Friday with Dead Wrong. (00:13:00) - UFC Lawsuit (01:21:20) - Ok, Bet (01:41:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/3/20231 hour, 50 minutes, 55 seconds
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Dewey Cooper: Francis Ngannou Out Boxed Tyson Fury | MK Interview

Luke Thomas sits down with Francis Ngannou's striking Coach Dewey Cooper. Dewey breaks down Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou, discusses all the doubt leading up to this fight, Who hits harder Wilder or Ngannou and much more. (00:01:30) - People Doubting Francis (00:04:00) - Game planning for Tyson Fury (00:07:40) - MMA Clinching in Boxing (00:11:00) - Francis Weight for the fight (00:12:40) - Bringing MMA into Boxing (00:15:00) - Who hits harder Deontay Wilder or Francis? (00:18:00) - Francis' Fight IQ (00:20:00) - Can more MMA Fighters convert to boxing? (00:22:55) - Francis' Mindset ahead of the fight (00:25:00) - Francis' Knee (00:26:00) - Illegal Elbow (00:27:00) - Francis' Boxing Future (00:28:15) - Meeting Francis Ngannou (00:31:20) - Francis' Team Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/2/202339 minutes, 19 seconds
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UFC Sao Paulo Preview | Fight Announcements | Francis Ngannou's future | Morning Kombat Ep 509

On episode 509 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell preview UFC Sao Paulo. What fights should we be looking out for on this card? The guys also break down some recent fight announcements. Will we get Dvalishvilli-Cejudo in January? As always the guys close out wednesday with fan submissions. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:10:00) - Francis Ngannou’s Future (00:36:50) - UFC São Paulo Preview (01:01:00) - Fight News and Announcements (01:20:10) - BKFC King of violence belt (01:23:25) - Khamzat Chimaev (01:20:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/1/20231 hour, 55 minutes, 29 seconds
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Francis Ngannou Shocks the World, Tyson Fury Wins | DMs From Donks | HYSTS | Morning Kombat Ep 508

On Episode 509 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou. The guys discuss the fallout from this fight. How high is Francis' stock now? What happens to the Oleksandr Usyk fight for Fury? Who are the biggest winners and loser from this event? as always we close out monday's episode with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:14:50) - Fury vs. Ngannou (00:53:30) - Is Ngannou a star? (01:13:25) - Tyson Fury's Stock (01:22:40) - UFC vs. Francis Ngannou (01:43:00) - Takeaways from the Event (01:53:00) - Dm's from Donks (02:02:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/30/20232 hours, 34 minutes, 13 seconds
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🚨 Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou Instant Reaction | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas has you covered with an instant reaction to Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou. What is next for Francis after shocking the world with his performance? How will this impact Fury's fight with Oleksandr Usyk? Luke Thomas breaks it all down. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/29/202313 minutes, 31 seconds
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Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou | McGregor Enters USADA Pool | MK Jeopardy | Morning Kombat Ep 507

On Episode 507 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou. Does Francis have any chance? The guys also break down some recent headlines in combat sports. Next up the guys test out a new friday game before closing out the show with Dead wrong. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/27/20231 hour, 48 minutes, 47 seconds
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Jones Out of UFC 295 | Tyson Fury vs Francis Ngannou | Alexander Volkanovski | Morning Kombat Ep 506

On episode 506 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to the breaking news that Jon Jones is out of UFC 295. What do the guys think about Sergei Pavlvich vs. Tom Aspinall for an interim belt? The boys also preview Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou. Does Francis Ngannou have any chance? Should Tyson Fury be worried about the Oleksandr Usyk fight in December? Next up they discuss Alexander Volkanovski's recent comments about UFC 294 and the UFC 294 post fight press conference. As always we close out Wednesday's with fan submissions. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/25/20231 hour, 50 minutes, 47 seconds
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Makhachev Stops Volkanovski | Chimeav Defeats Edwards | UFC 294 Recap | Morning Kombat Ep 505

On Episode 505 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell recap UFC 294. Was it a mistake for Alexander Volkanovski to take this fight? What does the result of this fight mean for Volkanovski and Makhachev's legacies. How much did Khamzat Chimaev's stock improve with the win? Did Usman breathe life into the idea of him as a top middleweight? What happened in Ankalaev vs. Walker and what should they do with each fighter? As always the guys close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:13:00) - Islam Makhachev Stops Alexander Volkanovski (00:52:30) - Khamzat Chimaev vs. Kamaru Usman (01:19:00) - Ankalaev-Walker (01:28:20) - UFC 294 Doctors, Judges & Refs (01:34:00) - Biggest UFC 294 Prospect (01:38:00) - Dm's from Donks (01:47:45) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/23/20232 hours, 10 minutes, 44 seconds
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UFC 294 Results: Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski 2 | Chimaev-Usman | UFC 294 Reaction Show

At UFC 294, Islam Makhachev will face Alexander Volkanovski in a rematch for the UFC lightweight title. In the co-main event, Khamzat Chimaev faces Kamaru Usman for a middleweight title shot. Also on the card is Magomed Ankalaev vs. Johnny Walker, Ikram Aliskerov vs. Warlley Alves, and Said Nurmagomedov vs. Muin Gafurov. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/21/20231 hour, 10 minutes, 40 seconds
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UFC 294 with Rashad Evans | Makhachev-Volkanovski | Usman-Chimaev | BKFC 56 | Morning Kombat Ep 504

On Episode 504 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell give their picks for UFC 294. The boys also discuss the news that Mike Perry will face Eddie Alvarez at BKFC 56. Are they excited for this all violence matchup? The boys also discuss the reports that Jake Paul will Face Nate Diaz in boxing. Do the guys care about the rematch? We close out the main topics with some recent UFC news. We close out this Friday show with Dead Wrong. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/20/20231 hour, 52 minutes, 57 seconds
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UFC 294 Preview: Makhachev-Volkanovski 2 | Usman-Chimaev | Ankalaev-Walker | Morning Kombat Ep 503

On Episode 503 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell get you ready for a great weekend of fights. The boys preview Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski 2, Kamaru Usman vs. Khamzat Chimaev, Magomed Ankalaev vs. Johnny Walker and Much more. As always we close out wednesday's with Fan Submissions. (00:03:00) - Showtime Boxing Announcement (00:16:00) - Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski 2 (01:05:00) - Kamaru Usman vs. Khamzat Chimaev (01:20:00) - Rest of UFC 294 Preview (01:33:35) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/18/20231 hour, 55 minutes, 16 seconds
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Eric Nicksick on Strickland's Win, Fury vs. Ngannou and Molding Fighters | Morning Kombat RSD

RSD is Back! The boys head over to Xtreme Couture to sit down with their head coach Eric Nicksick. How is Eric Nicksick feeling about Francis Ngannou vs. Tyson Fury? How did Eric get into coaching? What are the most important nights in Xtreme Couture history? Eric and the boys discuss it all. (00:02:00) - Francis Ngannou  (00:06:00) - Growing up/Getting into Combat Sports  (00:12:00) - Xtreme Couture & Robert Follis (00:22:45) - Randy Couture (00:24:20) - Life Decisions (00:29:00) - Fighting in College  (00:31:00) - Coaching Style  (00:33:30) - Sean Strickland vs. Israel Adesanya (00:36:00) - Coaching Fighters (00:45:00) - Biggest Nights in Xtreme Couture  (00:50:30) - Next Big Thing in MMA  (00:56:15) - Future Goals  (00:58:00) - Al Bundy Game  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/17/20231 hour, 4 minutes, 53 seconds
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Barboza Rallies to Beat Yusuff | Tszyu Dominates | YT Boxing Disappoints | Morning Kombat Ep 502

On Episode 502 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell recap an Interesting weekend in boxing. The guys start with UFC Vegas 81. Edson Barboza rallied to beat Sodiq Yusuff, Where does this win rank for him? Who else stood out on this card? Next up the guys discuss DAZN's Misfits card. What was the point of that Dillon Danis fight? What's next for Tommy Fury and KSI? The guys close out the main topics with some real boxing as Tim Tszyu defeated Brian Mendoza. How impressed were the guys by Tim's performance? As always we close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:12:00) - Barboza vs. Yusuff (00:41:00) - Rest of UFC Vegas 81 (00:58:00) - Paul vs. Danis (01:09:00) - KSI vs. Fury (01:19:00) - Tim Tszyu (01:31:00) - Dm's from Donks (01:43:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/16/20232 hours, 10 minutes, 10 seconds
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🚨 Tommy Fury vs. KSI | Logan Paul vs. Dillon Danis Instant Reaction

Luke Thomas has you covered with an instant reaction to Tommy Fury vs. KSI and Logan Paul vs. Dillon Danis. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/14/20237 minutes, 14 seconds
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Kamaru Usman vs. Khamzat Chimaev | Weekend Picks | UFC Drops USADA | Morning Kombat Ep 501

On episode 501 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell kick off the show with some more UFC 294 news. Kamaru Usman has stepped up to face Khamzat Chimaev, is this the right move for Kamaru? Is UFC 294 better with the replacement fights? Next up they discuss the news that UFC will dump USADA in 2024. How much does this have to do with McGregor and how will it impact the sport? The boys close out the main topics with a weekend boxing preview. They close out this friday with some Fan Submissions. (00:09:00) - UFC Drops USADA (00:56:15) - Kamaru Usman vs. Khamazt Chimaev (01:12:30) - KSI vs. Tommy Fury (01:30:00) - UFC to Saudi  (01:33:40) - Weekend Boxing Preview (01:39:00) - OK, Bet (01:45:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/13/20232 hours, 8 minutes, 45 seconds
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🚨BREAKING: UFC Set to Drop USADA in 2024

Conor McGregor is officially in the testing pool for USADA, but that won't matter after 2023 is over as the organization announced today that the UFC's contract with them expires at the end of the year and won't be renewed. This is the official Morning Kombat reaction. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/11/202341 minutes, 35 seconds
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Makhachev-Volkanovski 2 | UFC 294 | UFC Vegas 81 Preview | Wheel of Death | Morning Kombat Ep 500

We made it to Episode 500! On this celebratory episode of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by recapping Dana White's contender Series and Dana's post-fight press conference. Next up the guys preview UFC Vegas 81, What should we be looking out for on this card? The boys also break down some recent fight announcements. Will Alexander Volkanovski fight Ilia Topuria in January? They close out the main topics with a preview of KSI vs. Tommy Fury and Logan Paul vs. Dillon Danis. We close out this special episode with a Wheel of Death.  (00:15:00) - Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski 2 (00:44:30) - Paul Costa vs. Khamzat Chimaev   (01:02:00) - UFC Vegas 81 Preview  (01:24:00) - Fight News and Announcements (01:30:45) - KSI vs. Tommy Fury (01:38:00) - Wheel of Death Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/11/20231 hour, 58 minutes, 38 seconds
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Green Upsets Dawson | UFC Vegas 80 | Bellator 300 | Wood Stops Warrington | Morning Kombat Ep 499

On Episode 499 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell recap a packed weekend of fights. The boys start off with UFC Vegas 80. Who's next for Bobby Green? Who else stood out on this card? Next up they recap bellator 300. Usman Nurmagomedov dominated, is he a top 5 lightweight in the world? How much did this win add to Cris Cyborg's legacy? The guys also break down Leigh Wood vs. Josh Warrington before closing out the show with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:09:30) - Bobby Green Defeats  (00:30:30) - Rest of UFC Vegas 80 (00:51:40) - Usman Nurmagomedov (01:11:30) - Cris Cyborg (01:23:40) - Wood vs. Warrington (01:36:00) - Dm's from Donks (01:46:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/9/20232 hours, 12 minutes, 3 seconds
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Conor McGregor | John Nash Talks One Contracts | UFC Vegas 80 | Bellator 300 | Morning Kombat Ep 498

On Episode 498 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell kick off the show with their weekend picks. Who are their locks for the weekend? The boys also discuss Conor McGregor's IG post. Do we actually believe he entered USADA? Next up the guys break down some recent fight announcements. How great is Arnold Allen vs. Movsar Evloev? Next up John Nash joins the show to discuss One Championship's fight contracts. As always we close out Friday's with dead wrong. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/6/20231 hour, 56 minutes, 19 seconds
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Dillon Danis | UFC Vegas 80 Preview | Bellator 300 | Contender Series Recap | Morning Kombat Ep 497

On episode 497 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian get you ready for a packed weekend of fights. The guys kick off the show by previewing UFC Vegas 80 and Bellator 300. What should we be looking out for on these cards? The guys also react to Dana White's Contender Series and his post-fight press conference. They also discuss Dillon Danis' recent interview with Ariel Helwani. As always we close out Wednesday with fan submissions. (00:10:00) - Dana White's contender Series (00:22:30) - Dana White Press Conference Reaction (00:34:40) - UFC Vegas 80 Preview (01:04:00) - Bellator 300 (01:22:00) - Dillon Danis (01:34:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/4/20231 hour, 55 minutes, 7 seconds
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Who's Next For Canelo Alvarez? | Cedric Doumbe's Stunning PFL Debut | One | Morning Komat Ep 496

On episode 496 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian react to the weekend of fights. Canelo Alvarez defeated Jermell Charlo relatively easily, Did he silence all the doubts about his ability at this age? Who should be next for Canelo, is it Terence Crawford or David Benavidez? The guys also breakdown PFL's France card. What was their reaction to Cedric Doumbe's quick knockout? As always we close Monday's with dm's from Donks and HYSTS. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/2/20232 hours, 3 minutes, 13 seconds
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🚨 Canelo Alvarez vs. Jermell Charlo Instant Reaction | Morning Komat Post-Fight Show

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with an instant reaction to Canelo Alvarez vs. Jermell Charlo. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/1/202347 minutes, 42 seconds
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Canelo Alvarez vs. Jermell Charlo Preview & Picks | Fury vs. Usyk? | Morning Kombat Ep 495

On Episode 495 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell and Luke Thomas are joined by Dan Canobbio to preview all things Canelo Alvarez vs. Jermell Charlo. Who wins? What should we be looking out for? The guys also break down some recent news from the combat sports world. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/29/20231 hour, 48 minutes, 9 seconds
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Canelo Alvarez vs. Jermell Charlo Ultimate Preview | Morning Kombat x CBSSN

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell were back on the CBSSN network for an ultimate preview of Canelo Alvarez vs. Jermell Charlo. The guys give each fighter a mini resume review, Dissected, give their keys to victory and final predictions for this historic fight. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/28/202346 minutes, 15 seconds
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Canelo Alvarez vs Jermell Charlo Preview | One Fight Night 14 | Dillon Danis | Morning Kombat Ep 494

On Episode 494 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell and Luke Thomas are in Las Vegas to cover the Canelo Alvarez vs. Jermell Charlo fight. The guys discuss the biggest storylines for this fight and give their keys to victory for each fighter. The boys also preview One Fight Night 14. What should we be looking out for on this card? To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/28/20231 hour, 18 minutes, 23 seconds
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UFC Vegas 79 & Bellator 299 Recap | Ferguson-Pimblett | Thompson-Rakhmonov | Morning Kombat Ep 493

On Episode 493 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell and Luke Thomas break down UFC Vegas 79 and Bellator 299. What did we learn from Rafael Fiziev vs. Mateusz Gamrot? Should Bryce Mitchell fight Brian Ortega next? What did Johnny Eblen prove with his win over Fabian Edwards? Next up the guys break down a bunch of fight announcements including Tony Ferguson vs. Paddy Pimblett, Stephen Thompson vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov, Ian Garry-Vicente Luque and much more. As always we close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:09:15) - Mateusz Gamrot vs. Rafael Fiziev (00:26:10) - Bryce Mitchell vs. Dan Ige (00:43:16) - Bellator 299 recap (01:03:10) - Tony Ferguson vs. Paddy Pimblett (01:14:20) - Fight Announcements (01:32:00) - Israel Adesanya Arrested (01:40:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/25/20231 hour, 56 minutes, 2 seconds
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UFC Vegas 79 & Bellator 299 Picks | Prochazka-Pereira | Edwards-Covington | Morning Kombat Ep. 492

On episode 492 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell give their picks for UFC Vegas 79 and Bellator 299. Can BC maintain his lead in Ok, Bet? Next up the guys react to Dana White's news drop. The boys break down Jiri Prochazka vs. Alex Pereira, Leon Edwards vs. Colby Covington, Alexandre Pantoja and much more. They also react to PFL's Championship card. As always we close out friday with dead wrong. (00:13:00) - Ok, Bet (00:38:00) - Jiri Prochazka vs. Alex Pereira  (00:48:00) - UFC 296 Main & Co-main event revealed (00:59:50) - More Fight Announcements (01:04:00) - Weekend Preview (01:17:20) - Israel Adesanya (01:28:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/22/20231 hour, 45 minutes, 56 seconds
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UFC Vegas 79 & Bellator 299 Preview | Dana White Speaks | NSAC | Angela Lee | Morning Kombat Ep 491

On Episode 491 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell and Luke Thomas are back in studio to preview UFC Vegas 79 and Bellator 299. What fights should we be looking out for on these cards? The guys also discuss the Nevada State Athletic Commission having a mandatory course on 10-8 scoring. Could this mean changes for the future? The guys also discuss Angela Lee's Players Tribune article detailing her mental health struggles. As always we close out wednesday's with fan submissions. (00:22:00) - Dana White Speaks (00:44:00) - NSAC   (00:53:00) - UFC Vegas 79 Preview (01:11:00) - Bellator 299 Preview (01:24:00) - Angela Lee Article  (01:35:00) - Fan Submissions  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/20/20231 hour, 53 minutes, 12 seconds
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UFC Noche: Grasso-Shevchenko 2 Scoring | Jack Della Maddalena | Rosas Jr. | Morning Kombat Ep 490

On Episode 490 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell and Luke Thomas break down UFC Noche. How did the guys score Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko 2? Should there be an immediate rematch or a fresh contender? Did Jack Della Maddalena prove he's ready for a top 10 opponent? How should we evaluate Raul Rosas JR's win? As always the boys close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:13:00) - Grasso vs. Shevchenko 2 (00:40:00) - Who’s Next for Alexa Grasso? (00:55:50) - Jack Della Maddalena (01:05:00) - Raul Rosas Jr. (01:17:00) - Grading UFC Noche (01:27:00) - Dm's from Donks (01:39:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/18/20231 hour, 59 minutes, 52 seconds
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Noche UFC: Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko 2 Results | UFC Post-Fight Show | Noche UFC Reax

At Noche UFC, Alexa Grasso faces Valentina Shevchenko in a flyweight title fight main event rematch. Elsewhere on the card, Kevin Holland squares off with Jack Della Maddalena while Raul Rosas Jr. and Terrence Mitchell face off. Tracey Cortez and Jasmine Jasudavicius also fight in a flyweight prelim bout. This is the Noche UFC (UFC Fight Night: Grasso vs. Shevchenko 2) Instant Reaction/Post-Fight Show. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/17/20231 hour, 6 minutes, 54 seconds
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UFC Noche Picks | UFC x WWE | Fight Announcements | MMA Pension | Morning Kombat Ep 489

On Episode 489 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell and Luke Thomas give their picks for UFC Noche. Next up the guys discuss the UFC and WWE Merger. What could this mean for UFC? The guys also break down some recent fight announcements and play matchmaker for the middleweight division. As always on friday we close the show with Dead Wrong. (00:10:00) - Ok, Bet (00:37:40) - UFC & WWE Merger (00:48:30) - Fight News and Announcements (01:03:20) - Matchmaking the Middleweight division (01:32:40) - What We missed (01:46:30) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/15/20231 hour, 53 minutes, 1 second
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UFC Noche Preview | UFC 294 Main Card | A Look Back at UFC in 2018 | Ep 488

On episode 488 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell preview UFC Noche. The guys break down Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko 2, Kevin Holland vs. Jack Della Maddalena and much more. The guys also play matchmakes and debate which fight they would like to see added to UFC 294. The boys break down some recent fight news and announcements before taking a look back at the UFC in 2018. As always we close out wednesday's episode with Fan submissions. (00:12:00) - UFC Noche Preview (00:57:45) - TKO Group (01:15:40) - UFC 294 main Card (01:18:40) - Fight News and Announcements (01:20:30) - A Look Back at 2018 (01:00:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/13/20231 hour, 51 minutes, 20 seconds
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Matt Frevola Talks Paddy Pimblett at MSG, Barstool Sports & Ray Longo | Morning Kombat RSD

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are joined by rising lightweight Matt 'Steamrolla' Frevola. Matt discusses how he found Matt Serra and Ray Longo, How Ray reshaped his striking style and when he wants to return to the octagon. Will it be November vs. Paddy Pimblett? Tune in to find out. (00:01:40) - Ray Longo Shirt (00:02:20) - Finding Serra-Longo MMA (00:04:20) - Moving Back to Long Island (00:05:20) - Tampa Florida (00:07:00) - Amateur Fights (00:09:40) - Man of the People (00:10:50) - Becoming a fan of MMA (00:11:30) - High School Wrestling (00:14:00) - Realizing MMA Could be his Profession (00:15:00) - Power in Matt's Hands (00:17:15) - Paddy PImblett (00:21:00) - Fighting Style (00:22:00) - Family (00:23:30) - What's Next for Freevola? (00:24:40) - Barstool Sports (00:26:30) - Paddy Pimblett Fight (00:27:30) - Fighting at MSG (00:30:30) - Robbie Lawler (00:32:00) - Ray Longo (00:34:00) - Beer of Choice (00:36:00) - Boxing with Ray Longo (00:39:00) - Thailand (00:42:00) - New York Sports (00:45:00) - Freevola Beach House (00:47:50) - Aljo vs. Merab vs. Dana (00:53:10) - Arman Tsarukyan (00:56:00) - Lightweight division (00:59:00) - BMF Belt (01:00:50) - CTE (01:02:30) - Lifting Gloves (01:03:30) - Trt Luke Thomas (01:06:00) - Billy Q (01:07:20) - Perfect New York Bagel (01:08:20) - Frevola Badminton Tournament Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/12/20231 hour, 13 minutes, 8 seconds
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Sean Strickland Shocks the World | UFC 293 Recap | Volkov-Tuivasa | Ep 487

On Episode 487 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell break down UFC 293. How did Sean Strickland pull off this upset? Is this the biggest upset in UFC history? Should there be an immediate rematch? The guys also break down Tai Tuivasa vs. Alexander Volkov and any other fighters that stood out on the card. As always we close out monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:10:00) - Strickland Upsets Adesanya (00:40:00) - Biggest upset in UFC History? (00:52:10) - Strickland-Adesanya Immediate rematch (01:07:00) - Alexander Volkov vs. Tai Tuivasa (01:15:40) - Rest of UFC 293 (01:25:30) - Dm's from Donks (01:37:40) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/11/20232 hours, 1 minute, 18 seconds
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UFC Noche Pregame Preview: Grasso vs. Shevchenko 2 | Holland-Della Maddalena | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Chuck Mindenhall are back with a pregame preview for UFC Noche. The guys break down Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko 2, Kevin Holland vs. Jack Della Maddalena and much more. (00:01:30) - UFC Noche (00:06:00) - Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko 2 (00:27:40) - Kevin Holland vs. Jack Della Maddalena (00:38:00) - Raul Rosas Jr. vs. Terrence Mitchell (00:45:30) - Tracy Cortez vs. Jasmine Jasudavicius Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/10/202356 minutes, 34 seconds
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UFC 293 Results: Israel Adesanya vs. Sean Strickland | UFC 293 Reaction & Post-Fight Show | MK

At UFC 293, Israel Adesanya faces Sean Strickland for the UFC middleweight title. In the co-main event, heavyweights Alexander Volkov and Tai Tuivasa battle. Elsewhere on the ESPN+ pay-per-view main fight card, Manel Kape faces Felipe dos Santos, Justin Tafa will rematch Austen Lane and Tyson Pedro locks horns with Anton Turkalj. This event takes place from Sydney, Australia. This is the UFC 293 Reaction and Post-Fight Show. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/10/20231 hour, 13 minutes, 20 seconds
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UFC 293 Picks | Fury-Ngannou | Fight Announcements | Gamebred MMA | Ep 486

On Episode 486 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell and Luke Thomas react to the UFC 293 and Fury-Ngannou Press Conferences. What stood out to them? Next up the guys break down some recent fight news and announcements. Is Paul Felder returning to the UFC? Who could be on the biggest BKFC card ever? The boys give their picks for OK, Bet before closing the show with Dead Wrong and Fan Submissions. (6:20) - UFC 293 Press Conference (25:20) - Fury-Ngannou Press Conference (45:00) - Fight News and Announcements (62:30) - Bare Knuckle MMA (74:00) - Ok, Bet (85:50) - Dead Wrong (93:30) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/8/20231 hour, 50 minutes, 25 seconds
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UFC 293 Preview: Adesanya-Strickland | Tuivasa-Volkov | Namajunas | HYSTS | Ep. 485

On Episode 485 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell preview UFC 293. BC and LT break down Israel Adesanya vs. Sean Strickland, Tai Tuivasa vs. Alexander Volkov and much more on the UFC 293 card. The guys also give some quick thoughts on the fallout from UFC Paris. Should Rose Namajunas stay at flyweight? The guys also quickly break down some recent boxing news before HYSTS. (00:09:10) - UFC 293 Preview (01:10:00) - Dana White (01:22:30) - UFC Paris Recap (01:44:00) - Boxing News (01:52:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/6/20232 hours, 12 minutes, 43 seconds
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UFC Paris Results: Ciryl Gane vs. Tom Aspinall NEXT? | Extra Credit ep. 32

At UFC Paris, Ciryl Gane got the much-needed win over Sergey Spivac in the heavyweight main event, but did he look good doing it? Luke Thomas discusses this plus whether Tom Aspinall is next, Rose Namajunas vs. Manon Fiorot, the French crowd and so much more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/5/202325 minutes, 32 seconds
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UFC 293 Pregame Preview: Adesanya vs. Strickland | Tuivasa vs. Volkov

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Chuck Mindenhall are back with a pregame preview for UFC 293. The guys preview Israel Adesanya vs. Sean Strickland, Tai Tuivasa vs. Alexander Volkov and much more. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:01:20) - UFC 293 (00:05:00) - Israel Adesanya vs. Sean Strickland (00:28:30) - Tai Tuivasa vs. Alexander Volkov (00:37:15) - Carlos Ulberg vs. Da Woon Jung Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/4/202348 minutes, 17 seconds
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UFC Paris Picks | Sergei Pavlovich | Spence-Crawford Rematch | Live Chat | Ep 484

On Episode 484 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell is joined by Jed Meshew to preview UFC Paris. Serghei Pavlovich will be the backup for Jones-Stipe, Will Jon Jones take that late notice fight? Errol Spence Jr. Activated the rematch clause, is this the right decision? BC closes out the show with a live chat. (9:00) - UFC Paris Preview (42:00) - Pavlovich to Serve as Backup for Jones-Miocic (55:00) - Errol Spence Jr. Activates Rematch Clause (65:00) - Fan Questions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/1/20232 hours, 12 minutes, 12 seconds
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Rose Namajunas Explains Why The Time Is Now For Flyweight Reinvention | Morning Kombat Interview

Brian Campbell sits down with Rose Namajunas ahead of her fight with Manon Fiorot. When did Rose decide she wanted to move to flyweight? Did the UFC want to do the Weili Zhang trilogy? How does she expect her game to transfer to flyweight? Rose discusses it all. (00:00:05) - Paris (00:01:00) - Move to Flyweight (00:02:50) - Weili Zhang Trilogy (00:06:30) - Reinventing Herself (00:09:00) - Manon Fiorot (00:10:00) - Flyweight division (00:13:30) - Hobbies Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/31/202317 minutes, 2 seconds
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UFC Paris Preview: Gane-Spivac | Fiorot-Namajunas | Boxing vs. MMA | Francis Ngannou | Ep 482

On Episode 482 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell preview UFC Paris. Can Ciryl Gane get back on the right track in Paris? How will Rose Namajunas look at 125? Demetrious Johnson made some comments about how MMA is the easiest sport to win a world title in. Is that true? The guys also discuss Francis Ngannou and Jones vs. Miocic before discussing Canelo's comments about a potential Crawford showdown. (00:05:20) - UFC Paris Preview (00:49:20) - MMA vs. Boxing (01:03:00) - PFL (01:17:00) - Dana White (01:24:00) - Boxing News Roundup Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/30/20231 hour, 45 minutes, 14 seconds
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Max Holloway Stops Korean Zombie | UFC Singapore Recap | Usyk-Dubois Debate | Ep 482

On episode 482 or Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap UFC Singapore. Where does Max Holloway stand after his win? How well did the UFC handle The Korean Zombie's retirement? What are the guys thoughts on Erin Blanchfield's win over Taila Santos? What does Anthony Smith's win say about the state of the light heavyweight division The boys close out the main topics with a recap of Oleksandr Usyk's win over Daniel Dubois. Was it a low bow? As always we close out Monday with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (11:00) - Max Holloway (42:00) - Erin Blanchfield (55:30) - Anthony Smith (62:30) - Giga Chikadze (74:00) - Usyk vs. Dubois (94:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/28/20232 hours, 1 minute, 27 seconds
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UFC Singapore Picks | PFL Results | Usyk vs. Dubois | Fury vs. Ngannou | Ep 481

On Episode 481 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian give their picks for UFC Singapore. The boys also recap the PFL playoffs and preview the weekend of boxing fights. What should we expect in Usyk vs. Dubois? We close out this friday with Dead Wrong and a Gringo's guide to Colombia. (8:20) - Ok, Bet (37:20) - PFL Playoffs Recap (56:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview (64:30) - Mike Tyson on Fury-Ngannou (77:00) - Michael Venom Page (90:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/25/20232 hours, 3 minutes, 24 seconds
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Chito Vera Confident Sean O'Malley Title Shot is Next | Morning Kombat Interview

Luke Thomas sits down with Marlon 'Chito' Vera following his win over Pedro Munhoz at UFC 292. How did the three round fight impact his gameplan? What does he attribute his durability to? How does Chito see a second O'Malley fight going? (00:00:40) - UFC 292 Performance (00:01:30) - Fighting Style (00:04:00) - Chito's Durability (00:07:50) - Sean O'Malley vs. Aljamain Sterling (00:11:10) - Work Ethic (00:13:50) - Sean O'Malley Fight (00:19:50) - Ecuador (00:24:00) - Rate That Tat Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/24/202330 minutes, 5 seconds
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UFC Singapore Preview | UFC Lawsuit | Conor McGregor | Fight News | Ep 480

The boys are FINALLY back together! On Episode 480 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview UFC Singapore. How will Max Holloway look? The guys also break down the recent news out of the UFC Lawsuits. What will this mean for the future? The boys also discuss some recent fight announcements and Conor McGregor's recent comments. The boys close out the main topics with a reaction to the KSI vs. Tommy Fury press conference. (8:30) - UFC Singapore Preview (47:30) - UFC Antitrust Lawsuit (79:00) - Fight News & Announcements (96:00) - Conor McGregor Update Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/23/20232 hours, 3 minutes, 50 seconds
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UFC 292 Recap: O'Malley Stops Sterling | Weili Zhang | Ian Garry | Weidman | Ep 479

On Episode 479 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell is joined by UFC Hall of Famer Rashad Evans to break down UFC 292. What was most impressive about Sean O'Malley's performance? Is there any doubt Weili Zhang is the best female P4P? Is criticism fair for lack of stoppage after such a thorough 15-minute beating for Ian Garry? BC and Rashad Evans break it all down. As always they close out Monday's episode with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (6:00) - Sean O'Malley Stops Aljamain Sterling (30:00) - Weili Zhang vs. Amanda Lemos (39:00) - Ian Garry (52:30) - Chris Weidman (59:30) - Rest of UFC 292 (75:00) - Dm's from Donks (93:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/21/20231 hour, 58 minutes, 13 seconds
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🚨UFC 292 Instant Reaction | Sterling-O'Malley | Weili-Lemos | Magny-Garry | Morning Kombat

Brian Campbell has you covered with an instant reaction to UFC 292. BC breaks down Aljamain Sterling vs. Sean O'Malley, Weili Zhang vs. Amanda Lemos, Neil Magny vs. Ian Garry and more. Get MORNING KOMBAT merchandise now: https://morningkombat.store/ Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/20/202352 minutes, 7 seconds
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FINAL UFC 292 Preview: Sterling vs. O'Malley, Weili vs. Lemos | Morning Kombat Ep 478

On Episode 478 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell is joined by Shak Mahjouri to do a final preview of this weekend's huge UFC 292 event.. The duo gives their final picks for the two huge title fights as Aljamain Sterling takes on Sean O'Malley and Zhang Weili defends her title vs. Amanda Lemos. Plus, they breakdown the rest of the loaded card. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/18/20231 hour, 33 minutes, 49 seconds
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UFC 292 Preview: Sterling vs. O'Malley | Canelo vs. Charlo Presser Reaction | Morning Kombat Ep 477

On Episode 477 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell is joined by Canada’s finest Aaron Bronsteter for a fun show. The duo previews UFC 292, which includes two huge title fights as Aljamain Sterling takes on Sean O'Malley and Zhang Weili defends her title vs. Amanda Lemos. Plus, the year of boxing mega-fights continue with Canelo vs. Jermell Charlo. The guys react to the first press conference between the two undisputed champs.  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/16/20231 hour, 39 minutes, 28 seconds
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UFC Vegas 78 Recap | Bellator 298 | Conor McGregor | Elon vs. Zuck | Morning Kombat Ep 476

On Episode 476 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell is joined by Jed Meshew to break down the weekend. BC and Jed break down Vicente Luque's win over RDA at UFC Vegas 78. They also break down Bellator and the weekend of boxing before discussing Conor McGregor's 3 fight plan he has. Will he actually fight Michael Chandler, Justin Gaethje and Nate Diaz? As always they close out monday's show with HYSTS. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/14/20232 hours, 6 minutes, 38 seconds
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Vacation Mailbag: Boxing vs. MMA | Aliens | Favorite Year in MMA

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are on vacation but don't worry they have you covered with a mailbag. The boys answer a bunch of questions submitted by the fans. (5:00) - Boxing vs. MMA in 2023 (7:30) - Favorite Year in MMA (13:00) - Aliens (20:40) - MMA Judging (22:20) - Terence Crawford (32:20) - Boxing Weight Cuts (35:30) - Best Friend Date to Arbys (45:45) - Favorite Active Boxers (54:00) - Favorite Female MMA Fighters (57:00) - ESPN's Future (62:30) - Favorite Discontinued Food Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/11/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 51 seconds
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UFC Vegas 78 Preview | Bellator 298 | Conor McGregor | Adesanya-Strickland | Ep 475

On Episode 475 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas is Joined by Aaron Bronsteter to preview a fun weekend of fights. Luke and Aaron start by previewing UFC Vegas 78 and Bellator 298. What should we be looking out for on these cards? The guys also discuss Conor McGregor's recent statements. What is going on with Conor? Aaron and Luke close out the show by playing a game to learn more about AB. (12:40) - UFC Vegas 78 Preview (48:30) - Bellator 298 (65:00) - Conor McGregor (75:10) - Israel Adesanya vs. Sean Strickland (94:00) - Getting to Know AB Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/9/20231 hour, 49 minutes, 3 seconds
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Paul Defeats Diaz | UFC Nashville Recap | Cory Sandhagen | PFL | ONE FN 13 | Ep 474

On Episode 474 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas is Joined by Shakiel Mahjouri to recap the weekend of fights. The guys start out with Jake Paul's win over Nate Diaz. What, if anything, did we learn from this bout? They also break down UFC Nashville. Cory Sandhagen got the job done against Rob Font, but did he really punch his ticket to a title shot? Did Tatiana Suarez prove she's all the way back? The guys also recap discuss PFL and One before Dm's from Donks. (6:00) - Jake Paul vs. Nate Diaz (37:00) - Cory Sandhagen (54:00) - Tatiana Suarez (69:10) - Rest of UFC Nashville (75:00) - PFL & One Fight Night 13 Recap (96:00) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/7/20231 hour, 58 minutes, 29 seconds
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🚨Jake Paul vs. Nate Diaz Instant Reaction

Brian Campbell has you covered with an instant reaction to Jake Paul vs. Nate Diaz. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/6/202326 minutes, 43 seconds
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Jake Paul vs. Nate Diaz | UFC Nashville Picks | Amanda Serrano to PFL | Ep 473

On Episode 473 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian Kick off the show with Ok, Bet. Next up they react to the Jake Paul vs. Nate Diaz press conference and give their final thoughts on the fight. The guys also discuss some recent fight announcements and Amanda Serrano signing with the PFL. (10:30) - Ok, Bet (32:00) - Jake Paul vs. NAte Diaz Press conference (47:00) - Fight News and Announcements (62:00) - PFL Preview (66:00) - One Preview (73:30) - Name that Quote (80:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/4/20231 hour, 32 minutes, 9 seconds
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UFC Nashville Preview | Jake Paul vs. Nate Diaz | Rose Namajunas | EP 472

On Episode 472 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview UFC Nashville and Jake Paul vs. Nate Diaz. What should be looking out for? The guys also break down Rose Namajunas' comments on the MMA Hour. How will she look at flyweight? The guys also discuss some recent fight news before closing the show with fan submissions. VOTE FOR MK HERE: https://www.worldmmaawards.com/nominees-2023/ (00:00:00) - Intro (00:13:20) - UFC Nashville Preview (00:52:00) - Jake Paul vs. Nate Diaz (01:18:30) - Rose Namajunas (01:28:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/2/20231 hour, 47 minutes, 50 seconds
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Crawford Stops Spence | UFC 291: Gaethje KOs Poirier | Pereira-Blachowicz | Ep 471

On Episode 471 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down one of the best weekend in combat sports. The guys discuss Terence Crawford's dominant win over Errol Spence Jr., Gaetje's head kick KO of Poirier and the scoring for Blachowicz-Peireira. (10:30) - Terence Crawford vs. Errol Spence Jr.  (61:45) - Justin Gaethje vs. Dustin Poirier 2 (80:00) - Alex Pereira vs. Jan Blachowicz (90:00) - Rest of UFC 291 Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/31/20232 hours, 44 minutes, 28 seconds
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🚨UFC 291 Instant Reaction | Poirier-Gaethje | Blachowicz-Pereira | Ferguson-Green

Brian Campbell has you covered with an instant reaction to UFC 291. BC breaks down Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje 2, Jan Blachowicz vs. Alex Pereira and much more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/30/202351 minutes, 42 seconds
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🚨Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford Instant Reaction

Luke Thomas has you covered with an instant reaction to the biggest fight in boxing, Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford. Luke will break down the fight shortly after it ends. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/30/202330 minutes, 3 seconds
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Errol Spence Jr vs Terence Crawford Preview | UFC 291 | Bellator vs. Rizin 2 | Ep 470

On episode 470 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford. What are the keys to victory for each fighter? The boys also preview Bellator vs. Rizin 2 before breaking down some recent fight announcements. BC & LT break down Robbie Lawler's latest comments about having more left in the tank. Do the guys agree? The boys close out the show with some UFC 291 picks and Dead Wrong. (9:00) - Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford (31:00) - Bellator vs. Rizin 2 (46:40) - Fight Announcements (53:30) - Robbie Lawler Teases Comeback (59:40) - Derrick Lewis' BMF List (68:30) - Ok, Bet (92:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/28/20231 hour, 41 minutes, 9 seconds
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Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford Ultimate Preview | Morning Kombat x CBSSN

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell took their talents to CBSSN to give you the ultimate preview for Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford. The boys give resume reviews for both fighters, discuss the historical implications of this fight and give their keys to victory. (0:30) - Storylines (8:44) - Errol Spence Jr. Resume Review (17:26) - Terence Crawford Resume Review (22:46) - Who has the better resume? (27:56) - Inside the Numbers (34:04) - Coaching Conversation (39:37) - Dm's from Donks (45:55) - Historical Implications (55:20) - Common Opponents (59:40) - Terence Crawford Dissected (66:49) - Errol Spence Jr. Dissected (73:39) - Fighter Breakdown (79:00) - Keys to Victory (81:58) - Final Picks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/28/20231 hour, 27 minutes, 54 seconds
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UFC 291: Poirier vs. Gaethje | Pereira vs. Blachowicz | Spence-Crawford | Ep 469

On episode 469 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down UFC 291 and Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford. The boys also react to some recent news items. You won't want to miss this episode. (05:00) - Naoya Inoue (11:00) - Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje (38:30) - Jan Blachowicz vs. Alex Pereira (51:30) - Rest of UFC 291 Preview (62:30) - Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford (73:00) - Vicente Luque (92:00) - Fight Announcements (96:00) - Zabit Magomedsharipov Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/26/20231 hour, 44 minutes, 35 seconds
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🚨Naoya Inoue vs. Stephen Fulton Instant Reaction

Brian Campbell has you covered with an instant reaction to Naoya Inoue vs. Stephen Fulton. Is there a new P4P king? BC breaks it all down. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/25/20231 hour, 12 minutes, 5 seconds
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Aspinall Stops Tybura | Paul Craig | Fulton vs. Inoue Preview | UFC 291 | Ep 468

On episode 468 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap UFC London. What is their grade the London event? How would Tom Aspinall look against the Ciryl Gane or Sergei Pavlovich? Does Bo Nickal vs. Paul Craig make sense? The guys also preview Stephen Fulton Jr. vs. Naoya Inoue. What are the keys to victory for each fighter. As always we close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (8:50) - Tom Aspinall (33:00) - Paul Craig (41:45) - Rest of UFC London (52:00) - Fulton vs. Inoue (73:00) - Weekend Storylines (88:00) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/24/20232 hours, 7 minutes, 7 seconds
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Makhachev vs. Oliveira 2 | Costa vs. Chimaev | Israel Adesanya | Nate Diaz | Ep 467

On episode 467 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show with some big time fight news. The guys react to Islam Makhachev vs. Charles Oliveira 2 and Paulo Costa vs. Khamzat Chimaev. The guys also discuss the report that Dricus Du Plessis might not be ready to fight Israel Adesanya at UFC 293. Will Sean Strickland fill in? The guys also discuss Devin Haney's current situation and the $10 million dollar offer that PFL made to Nate Diaz. As always we close out friday with Ok, bet and Dead wrong. (10:00) - Islam Makhachev vs. Charles Oliveira 2 (22:00) - Paulo Costa vs. Khamzat Chimaev (31:30) - Israel Adesanya's Next Opponent (44:00) - Devin Haney (51:20) - PFL offers Nate Diaz $10m (68:00) - Ok, Bet (82:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/21/20231 hour, 31 minutes, 47 seconds
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UFC London Preview | MVP | Francis Ngannou | Makhachev vs. Edwards? | Ep 466

On episode 466 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show with a preview of UFC London. What are their thoughts on Tom Aspinall's return? Which other fights on the card stick out to them? Next up the guys discuss Michael 'Venom' Page entering free agency. Where would they like to see him sign? The guys also react to Francis Ngannou speaking for the first time about the Tyson Fury Fight. As always we close out friday's with fan submissions. (4:00) - Breaking News (9:20) - UFC London (33:00) - MVP Free Agency (45:30) - Francis Ngannou Speaks (52:45) - Makhachev Calls Out Edwards (59:00) - Fight News & Announcements (65:00) - Fan Subs Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/19/20231 hour, 23 minutes, 14 seconds
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Bueno Silva subs Holm | Rest of UFC Vegas 77 | Tom Aspinall | Frank Martin | Ep 465

On episode 465 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian react to the weekend of fights. The boys start by breaking down UFC Vegas 77. Did Bueno Silva legitimately impress you? Does this finally mean the end of Holly Holm main events? What do the boys think of Jack Della Maddalena's win? The guys also break down Frank Martin's win over Artem Harutyanyan. Was the Armenian more skilled than we gave him credit or did Martin look off? The guys close out the show with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (9:30) - Bueno Silva vs. Holm (34:00) - Jack Della Maddalena (47:30) - Rest of UFC Vegas 77 (55:50) - Tom Aspinall (64:40) - Frank Martin (81:00) - Dm's from Donks (96:30) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/17/20232 hours, 11 minutes, 52 seconds
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UFC Vegas 77 Picks | Toughest Champ to Beat | Jamahal Hill | GSP Grappling | Morning Kombat Ep 464

On Episode 464 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian give their picks for the weekend of Combat sports. Next up the guys have a debate about who the most unbeatable champion is in the UFC. Do the guys agree with Michael Chandler that Alexander Volkanovski is? The guys also preview Frank Martin vs. Artem Harutyunyan and react to some of the biggest videos in combat sports this week. We close out the show with Dead Wrong and some MMA Trivia from the MK Discord. (8:20) - Jamahal Hill Vacates Title (22:30) - Ok, Bet (43:00) - Toughest Champion to Beat (65:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview (73:00) - Combat Sports Reactions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/14/20232 hours, 6 minutes, 31 seconds
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Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou | UFC Vegas 77 | Fight Announcements | Ep 463

On Episode 463 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou. What are the guys thoughts on this fight? The guys also preview UFC Vegas 77 before breaking down some recent fight announcements. As always we close out Wednesday with fan submissions. (00:10:30) - Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou (00:52:00) - UFC Vegas 77 Preview (01:11:00) - Fight Announcements (01:15:40) - Kevin Lee Retires (01:27:00) - PFL Hires USADA (01:32:30) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/12/20232 hours, 2 minutes, 3 seconds
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🚨Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou Is Official

Luke Thomas is here with an instant reaction to the news that Tyson Fury will face Francis Ngannou in a boxing match in October. What are Luke's thoughts on this matchup? Is this the best possible outcome for Francis? Tune in to find out. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/11/202319 minutes, 31 seconds
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UFC 290: Volkanovki Stops Rodriguez | Pantoja-Moreno | Dricus Du Plessis | Ep 462

On episode 462 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian react to UFC 290. What is the UFC going to do with Islam Makhachev in October if Volk isn't ready? hould the UFC book an immediate rematch for Pantoja and Moreno or look to make something else? How impressive was DDP against Robert Whittaker? What the hell should be next for Bo Nickal? The boys also break down the news that Jon Jones will fight Stipe Miocic in November. The guys also break down Jaron Ennis' win and discuss what they think he should do next. As always we close out Monday with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (8:40) - Alexander Volkanovski (30:00) - Pantoja vs. Moreno  (39:30) - Rest of UFC 290 (76:30) - Jon Jones vs. Stipe Miocic (91:00) - Jaron Ennis Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/10/20232 hours, 21 minutes, 22 seconds
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🚨UFC 290 Results: Alexander Volkanovski vs. Yair Rodriguez | Moreno-Pantoja | Instant Reaction

At UFC 290, Alexander Volkanovski and Yair Rodriguez battle for the featherweight title while in the co-main, Brandon Moreno and Alexandre Pantoja will fight for the flyweight belt. Also on the pay-per-view main card, Robert Whittaker will face Dricus Du Plessis, Jalin Turner squares off against Dan Hooker and Bo Nickal opens the broadcast in his second UFC contest against Val Woodburn. (00:02:40) -UFC 290 (00:14:30) - Alexander Volkanovski vs. Yair Rodriguez (00:30:20) - Alejandre Pantoja vs. Brandon Moreno (00:43:00) - Dricus Du Plessis vs. Robert Whittaker  (00:56:30) - Dan Hooker vs. Jalin Turner (00:59:00) - Bo Nickal vs. Val Woodburn  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/9/20231 hour, 10 minutes, 38 seconds
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UFC 290 Picks | Jones-Adesanya face off | Ennis vs. Villa | Joshua vs. Whyte | Ep 461

On episode 461 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian give their picks for UFC 290. Who will become the undisputed featherweight champion? The boys also preview Jaron Ennis vs. Roiman Villa, Discuss a Power Slap match being put on the UFC 290 weigh in show and break down the Jon Jones-Israel Adesanya face off. We close the show with Dead wrong and a special batch of HYSTS. (8:10) - Ok, Bet (51:30) - Jaron Ennis vs. Roiman Villa  (67:00) - Power Slap infiltrates UFC 290   (79:00) - USADA  (84:00) - Jon Jones Faces off with Israel Adesanya   (88:00) - Anthony Joshua vs. Dillian Whyte 2  (91:00) - Dead Wrong (97:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/7/20232 hours, 9 minutes, 47 seconds
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UFC 290 Preview: Volkanovski-Rodriguez | Moreno-Pantoja 3 | Ep 460

On Episode 460 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell break down the UFC 290 card. The guys preview Alexander Volkanovski vs. Yair Rodriguez, Brandon Moreno vs. Alexandre Pantoja 3, Robert Whittaker vs. Dricus Du Plessis and much more. As always we close out Wednesday's with Fan Submissions. (00:09:30) - UFC Vegas 76 Recap (00:28:20) - UFC 290 Preview (01:17:40) - Canelo Alvarez vs. Jermell Charlo (01:45:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/5/20232 hours, 6 minutes, 55 seconds
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Holiday Mailbag: McGregor-Chandler | Fantasy Matchmaking | Physical Altercations

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with a Holiday Mailbag as you enjoy the fourth of July. The guys discuss TUF: Mcgregor vs.Chandler, Create their greatest concert and discuss the last time they were in a physical altercation. You won't want to miss this mailbag. (4:00) - McGregor vs. Chandler (7:13) - Palate Cleansing of Combat Sports (10:00) - Ilia Topuria vs. Aljamain Sterling (15:30) - Documentaries (20:40) - Tatiana Suarez vs. Erin Blanchfield (23:00) - Dream Vacation (26:40) - Spence-Crawford: Future of Boxing (30:30) - Alexander Volkanovski vs. Islam Makhachev (32:00) - Shavkat Rakhmonov vs. Leon Edwards (35:20) - Tai Tuivasa (36:15) - Bantamweight (39:00) - Fantasy Boxing Middleweight Tournament (42:42) - Lucky Items (46:15) - Conor McGregor (50:00) - Greatest Concert of all time (57:00) - Physical Altercations Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/3/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 24 seconds
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UFC 290 Pregame Preview: Volkanovski-Rodriguez | Moreno-Pantoja | Whittaker-Du Plessis

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Chuck Mindenhall are back with a pregame preview for UFC 290. The guys break down Alexander Volkanovski vs. Yair Rodriguez, Brandon Moreno vs. Alexandre Pantoja, Robert Whittaker vs. Dricus Du Plessis, Jalen Turner vs, Dan Hooker and Bo Nickal vs. Tresean Gore.  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/2/20231 hour, 18 minutes, 41 seconds
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UFC Vegas 76 Preview & Picks | PFL Playoffs | Fight Announcements | Ep. 459

On Episode 459 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview UFC Vegas 76. What are the keys to victory for Sean Strickland and Abus Magomedov? How will Kevin Lee look in his return to the UFC? The guys also preview some of the boxing fights this weekend before breaking down PFL's playoff card announcement. The guys also break down some UFC fight announcements before they close the show with Ok, Bet and Dead Wrong. (8:30) - UFC Vegas 76 Preview (49:00) - Henry Cejudo Out of UFC 292 (59:30) - PFL Playoffs Announced (65:00) - Fight Announcements (79:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview (98:00) - Ok, Bet Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/30/20231 hour, 56 minutes, 2 seconds
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2023 Mid-Year Review: High & Lows | Predictions Check In | Fights to Make | Ep 458

On Episode 458 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian do a mid year check in for combat sports. The boys start by discussing the highs and lows of the first six months. Next up they revisit their 2023 predictions. How are they looking six months in? The guys also give three fights they want to see in the second half of the year and what storylines they are watching. As always we close out Wednesday's with Fan Submissions. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/28/20232 hours, 4 minutes, 3 seconds
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Topuria & Barber Shine At UFC on ABC 5 | PFL Controversy | Carlos Adames | Ep 457

On Episode 457 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to the combat sports weekend. The boys start off with UFC on ABC 5. What are the guys thoughts after Ilia Topuria's dominant win over Josh Emmett? Is this the first time Maycee Barber showed us her true potential? The guys also break down PFL's card on Friday and their decision to remove Natan Schulte from the playoffs. Is this a justified call? The guys close out the main topics with a weekend boxing recap before Dm's from donks and HYSTS. (8:20) - Ilia Topuria Dominates Josh Emmett (32:00) - Maycee Barber Defeats Amanda Ribas  (48:10) - Rest of UFC on ABC 5 (52:40) - PFL Controversy (73:40) - Weekend Boxing Recap (96:00) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/26/20232 hours, 25 minutes, 8 seconds
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UFC on ABC 5 Picks | Boxing Preview | Fight Announcements | Elon vs. Zuck | Ep 456

On episode 456 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian get you ready for the weekend of fights. The guys kick off the show with Ok, Bet. Will BC finally gain some ground in the standings? Next up the guys preview some boxing fights happening this weekend. What should we be looking out for? The guys also discuss some recent fight announcements and rumors. The boys react to some recent combat sports news before closing out the show with Dead Wrong. (3:00) - Anatoly Malykhin vs. Arjan Bhullar (15:00) - Ok, Bet (32:30) - Canelo Signs with PBC (42:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview (57:00) - Fight Announcements (74:00) - Slop Fight Announcements Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/23/20232 hours, 12 minutes, 11 seconds
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UFC Jacksonville Preview | PFL 6 | One Fight Night 22 | Cejudo vs. Vera | Ep. 455

On Episode 455 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview the weekend of fights. The guys break down UFC Jacksonville, PFL 6 and One Fight Night 22. What should we be looking out for on these cards? The boys also break down some recent fight announcements before closing the show with Fan Submissions. (6:45) - UFC on ABC 5 (51:30) - Weekend MMA Preview (69:00) - Fight Announcements (89:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/21/20231 hour, 59 minutes, 52 seconds
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Bellator 297 Recap | Cannonier Defeats Vettori | Arman Tsarukyan | Tim Tszyu | Ep 454

On Episode 454 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down a packed weekend in the combat sports world. The guys start off with Bellator 297. What are the guys thoughts on Vadim Nemkov's performance? What do the guys think about Sergio Pettis vs. Patchy Mix? Next up the guys break down UFC Vegas 75. Where did this win put Jared Cannonier in the title picture? Tim Tszyu had a dominant win this weekend, Is he finally going to get the Jermell Charlo fight? The guys close out the show with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (4:00) - Nemkov Outclasses Romero (15:00) - Pettis Defeats Pitbull (42:30) - Cannonier Defeats Vettori (59:30) - Arman Tsarukyan (68:50) - Tim Tszyu (82:00) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/19/20232 hours, 15 minutes, 6 seconds
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UFC Vegas 75 | Bellator 297 | Conor McGregor | Tszyu vs. Ocampo | Morning Kombat Ep 453

On episode 453 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down a weekend of fun fights. The guys preview UFC Vegas 75, Bellator 297 and Tim Tszyu vs. Carlos Ocampo. What should we be looking out for on these cards? The guys also discuss Conor Mcgregor's current situation. Is the Michael Chandler Fight off? As always we close out Friday's with Ok, Bet and Dead Wrong. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/16/20232 hours, 26 seconds
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OG RSD: Spence-Crawford Press Conference | First Concerts | Judging & Reffing

OG RSD is Back! The boys are in Jersey City to cover the Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford press conference. The guys discuss Yoel Romero vs. Vadim Nemkov, The first concert they went to and much more. You won't want to miss this episode. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/14/20231 hour, 27 minutes, 6 seconds
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UFC 289 Recap | Nunes Retires | Oliveira Stops Dariush | Lopez Upsets Taylor | Ep. 452

On episode 452 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down UFC 289. What does Amanda Nunes' retirement mean for the divisions she holds titles in? Where does Oliveira sit with a win over Dariush in the title picture? The guys also break down Teofimo Lopez Jr.'s win over Josh Taylor. What's next for Teofimo, Is he really retiring? As always we close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (5:30) - Nunes vs. Aldana (22:00) - Amanda Nunes Retires (38:20) - Charles Oliveira (54:00) - Rest of UFC 289 (68:15) - Teofimo Lopez Jr. (93:00) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/12/20232 hours, 29 minutes, 27 seconds
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🚨UFC 289 Results: Amanda Nunes Retires | Oliveira Stops Dariush

At UFC 289, Amanda Nunes and Irene Aldana will battle for the women's bantamweight title. In the co-main event, former UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira faces off against Beneil Dariush. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/11/20231 hour, 42 seconds
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UFC 289 Picks | Josh Taylor vs. Teofimo Lopez Jr. | Fight Announcements | Morning Kombat Ep. 451

On Episode 451 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell kick off the show by previewing Josh Taylor vs. Teofimo Lopez Jr. Next up the guys break down some recent MMA fight announcements including Chris Weidman's return. The guys give their final thoughts on UFC 289 before making their picks for Okay, bet. As always we close out Friday's with dead Wrong. (00:08:50) - PFL 4 Recap (00:41:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview (01:15:00) - Dana White vs. MMA Media (01:31:40) - Fight Announcements (01:36:00) - Ok, Bet (01:52:40) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/9/20232 hours, 57 seconds
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UFC 289 Preview: Nunes vs. Aldana | Oliveira vs. Dariush | PFL 4 | Morning Kombat Ep. 450

On Episode 450 of Morning Kombat the guys preview UFC 289. Can Irene Aldana pull off the upset on Amanda Nunes? Is the winner of Beneil Dariush vs. Charles Oliveira next for a title shot at 155? The guys also preview PFL 4. What fights on this card are the guys looking out for? They close out the show with Fan Submissions. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/7/20231 hour, 28 minutes, 19 seconds
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Scoring Albazi-Kara-France | Jim Miller | Jon Jones vs. Tyson Fury | Ep. 449

On episode 449 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian react to the weekend of fights. First up the guys discuss the scoring of Amir Albazi vs. Kai Kara-France. What can fighters do to fix this? The boys break down the rest of UFC Vegas 74 before discussing Dana White comments about Jon Jones vs. Tyson Fury. What is Dana trying to do here? The boys close out the show with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (13:30) - Albazi vs. Kara-France (53:30) - Jim Miller (70:00) - Rest of UFC Vegas 74 (77:30) - Jon Jones vs. Tyson Fury (85:50) - McGregor vs. Chandler (93:20) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/5/20232 hours, 24 minutes, 50 seconds
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Five Things We Love About UFC | UFC Vegas 74 Picks | Call Me Crazy | Ep. 448

On Episode 448 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by discussing the 5 things that they love most about the current UFC. The guys also play Call Me Crazy with some recent news topics and make their picks for the weekend. As always we close out Friday's with Dead Wrong. (6:30) - Five Things We Love About UFC (40:50) - News Items (50:00) - Call Me Crazy (91:50) - Ok, Bet Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/2/20231 hour, 55 minutes, 33 seconds
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UFC Vegas 74 Preview | Mick Maynard Tweets | Bellator vs. Rizin 2 | Ep. 447

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are back for Episode 447 of Morning Kombat. The guys kick off the show by previewing UFC Vegas 74. How does this card compare to recent cards? The guys also discuss some tweets Mick Maynard sent over the weekend, questioning which bad cards the UFC has put out recently... The guys close out the main topics by breaking down the announcement that Bellator vs. Rizin 2 will be July 30th. As always we close out wednesday with fan submissions. (7:00) - UFC Vegas 74 Preview (33:00) - Mick Maynard Tweets (51:00) - Bellator News (66:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/31/20231 hour, 34 minutes, 42 seconds
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Memorial Day Mailbag: BMF Title | Combat Sports Scoring | Favorite Rappers/Bands

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with a Memorial Day Mailbag. The guys discuss the BMF belt, MMA Scoring, 90's music and much more. You won't want to miss this episode. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/29/20231 hour, 2 minutes, 32 seconds
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Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford Official | Jon Jones Rumors | Fight Announcements | Ep. 446

On Episode 446 of Morning Kombat Brian is solo to break down the news that we are finally getting Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford. What are BC's early thoughts? Brian also discusses the rumors that Jon Jones might have a new opponent for August. Is this just a leverage play? BC closes out the show by breaking down some recent fight announcements.  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/26/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 10 seconds
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Fighter Pay Hits All-Time Low | Aljo Responds to Dana | MK Live Chat | Ep. 445

On Episode 445 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down Bloody Elbow's article about the UFC's 2022 Finances. Is it true fighters are making less than ever in this era? The guys also break down Aljamain Sterling's response to Dana White saying "He can't get out of his own way". The guys also answer your live chat questions before closing the show with fan submissions. (8:00) - Fighter Pay at All-time Low (43:00) - Aljo vs. Dana (61:40) - MK Live Chat (92:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/24/20232 hours, 2 minutes, 40 seconds
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Ray Longo Explains the Secret to Making UFC Champions | Room Service Diaries

Room Service Diaries is Back as Ray Longo sits down on the couch with the boys to break down his legendary career. Ray discusses the potential of an Aljamain Sterling vs. Merab Dvalishvili fight, How he got into coaching and shares some INSANE stories.  (2:00) - Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo (5:35) - Aljamain Sterling   (8:50) - Henry Cejudo (12:11) - Merab Dvalishvili   (20:00) - Aljamain Sterling vs. Merab Dvalishvili  (24:10) - Who is Ray Longo?  (26:00) - Coaching in Combat Sports  (31:00) - Whitey Ford Story  (32:00) - Back to 1980  (34:50) - Matt Serra  (42:15) - Insane Matt Serra Story  (46:30) - Matt Serra vs. GSP  (53:20) - Chris Weidman  (57:11) - Bigger Celebratory win   (61:40) - Key Factors for Coaching (64:00) - Matt Frevola   (66:30) - Long Island  (71:00) - Coaching Hall of Fame   (73:50) - Power Slap League  (75:20) - TRT Vitor vs. Chris Weidman (76:40) - Douglas Crosby   Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/23/20231 hour, 20 minutes, 45 seconds
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Haney Defeats Lomachenko | Francis Ngannou vs. Dana White | UFC Vegas 73 | Ep. 444

On episode 444 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian react to the weekend of fights. First up the guys recap Devin Haney's win over Vasiliy Lomachenko. How did our guys score the fight? Next up the guys discuss the back and forth between Dana White and Francis Ngannou. Did we learn anything new? The guys close out the main topics by breaking down UFC Vegas 73. As always we close out Monday with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (8:30) - Devin Haney vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko (51:30) - Dana White vs. Francis Ngannou (66:20) - Mackenzie Dern (78:00) - Anthony Hernandez (88:30) - Rest of UFC Vegas 73 (92:30) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/22/20232 hours, 13 minutes, 35 seconds
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OG RSD: Jersey City | Trip Recap | UFC Schedule | Movie Review | Morning Kombat

The old school Room Service Diaries is back! Luke and Brian turn on the camera and discuss some topics that are on their minds. The guys discuss what may happen with the future of AI, What goes on at BC's cameo and what motivates them in their career. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/21/20231 hour, 20 minutes, 38 seconds
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Great Fight or Robbery? | Devin Haney vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko Instant Reaction

Brian Campbell has you covered with an instant reaction to Devin Haney vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko. How did Brian score the fight? How will Devin Haney look against Shakur Stevenson? BC breaks it all down. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:00:10) - Devin Haney vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko (00:34:00) - Chantelle Cameron vs. Katie Taylor Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/21/202344 minutes, 17 seconds
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UFC Vegas 73 Preview | Devin Haney vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko | Fight News | Ep. 443

On Episode 443 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview UFC Vegas 73 and Devin Haney vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko. What are the keys to victory for each fighter? The guys also break down some recent fight announcements. When will we see Umar Nurmagomedov again? The guys close out the show with Ok, Bet and Dead Wrong. (4:10) - Devin Haney vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko  (42:20) - Katie Taylor vs. Chantelle Cameron (51:30) - UFC Vegas 73 Preview (61:50) - Fight Announcements & Rumors (66:00) - Ok, BEt Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/19/20231 hour, 38 minutes, 35 seconds
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Eric Nicksick Talks Ngannou to PFL | UFC 291 & 292 Announcements | UFC Vegas 73 | EP 442

On Episode 442 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are joined by Eric Nicksick to break down Francis Ngannou's new deal with PFL. What are Eric's thoughts? Who will he fight? The guys discuss it all. Next up BC and LT preview UFC Vegas 73 and Devin Haney vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko. The guys also break down some recent fight announcements before closing out the show with Fan Submissions. (5:00) - Francis Ngannou News (62:20) - UFC 291 & 292 Fight Announcements (78:20) - UFC Vegas 73 Preview (83:30) - Eric Nicksick Joins Morning Kombat Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/17/20232 hours, 17 minutes, 44 seconds
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Francis Ngannou Signs with PFL | Morning Kombat Instant Reaction

Luke Thomas has you covered with an instant reaction to the news that Francis Ngannou is signing with the PFL. When will he fight? Who will he fight? What are the terms of the contract? Luke discusses it all. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/16/202344 minutes, 33 seconds
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Jailton Almeida Dominates | UFC Charlotte | Rolly Romero | Bellator 286 | Ep. 441

On episode 441 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian react to the weekend of fights. First up the guys recap UFC on ABC 4. How legit is Jailton Almeida? What should be next for Anthony Smith? The guys also break down Rolando Romero's TKO of Ismael Barroso and Bellator 296. As always we close out Monday's with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (14:00) - Jailton Almeida (28:30) - Rest of UFC Charlotte (54:00) - Romero vs. Barroso (82:00) - Edwards vs. Mousasi (88:30) - Primus vs. Barnaoui (94:00) - DM's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/15/20232 hours, 19 minutes, 15 seconds
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UFC Charlotte | In-Studio Wheel Of Death | Bellator 296 | Romero-Barroso | Ep. 440

On episode 440 of MK, the guys are BACK IN STUDIO the bomb shelter for more studio fun. Luke and BC break down the weekend events in combat sports and share their top bets for the action. Plus, they debut some INCREDIBLE new segments you wont want to miss. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/12/20231 hour, 31 minutes, 58 seconds
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Phil Daru: From Broward to the Big Time and Back | Morning Kombat Room Service Diaries

Room Service Diaries is BACK! Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with Strength and Conditioning Coach Phil Daru. Phil discusses what got him into training, how his relationship with Din Thomas impacted his career and much more. **Luke's Mic Issue is fixed at the 4:40 mark** Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/11/202359 minutes, 15 seconds
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Bellator 296 & UFC Charlotte Preview | The State of UFC Events | Ep. 439

On episode 439 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell preview Bellator 296 and UFC Charlotte. What fights should we be looking out for on the card? The guys also have a discussion about the State of the UFC's events right now. How will this impact the UFC? As always they close out Wednesday's with Fan submissions. (6:00) - Dana White's Announcement (13:00) - Bellator 296 Preview (34:00) - UFC on ABC 4 Preview (59:00) - UFC's Upcoming Schedule (96:20) - Jake Paul-Nate Diaz Press Conference Reaction Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/10/20232 hours, 12 minutes, 59 seconds
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Sterling Outlasts Cejudo | Muhammad Def. Burns | UFC 288 | Canelo Alvarez | Ep 438

On Episode 438 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell break down UFC 288. What are the thoughts coming out of Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo? Belal Muhammad Defeated Gilbert Burns but did he prove anything? The guys also react to Yan Xiaonan's KO and more on the UFC 288 undercard. The guys break down One Fight Night 10 and Canelo Alvarez's win over John Ryder before Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. (9:45) - Aljamain Sterling Defeats Henry Cejudo (41:50) - Belal Muhammad Defeats Gilbert Burns (54:00) - Rest of UFC 288 Preview (72:00) - Canelo Alvarez (83:30) - One Fight Night 10 (93:00) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/8/20232 hours, 19 minutes, 25 seconds
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UFC 288 Results: Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo | UFC 288 Reactions | UFC Post-Fight Show

At UFC 288, Aljamain Sterling battles Henry Cejudo for the UFC bantamweight championship in Newark, New Jersey at the Prudential Center. In the co-main event, Gilbert Burns fights Belal Muhammad for a number-one contender's spot in the welterweight division. Also on the fight card is Jessica Andrade vs. Yan Xiaonan, Movsar Evloev vs. Diego Lopes, Kron Gracie vs. Charles Jourdain and much more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/7/20231 hour, 10 minutes, 10 seconds
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UFC 288 Picks | One Fight Night 10 | Canelo Alvarez vs. John Ryder | Ep. 437

On Episode 437 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell preview One Fight Night 10 and Canelo Alvarez vs. John Ryder. Next up the guys run through some quick hitters before making their weekend picks. As always we close out Friday with dead wrong. (7:00) - One Fight Night 10 Preview (30:30) - Canelo Alvarez vs. John Ryder (50:30) - Quick Hitters (70:00) - Ok, Bet (80:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/5/20231 hour, 32 minutes, 4 seconds
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Henry Cejudo Resume Review | UFC 288: Sterling-Cejudo | Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down for a resume review of Henry Cejudo ahead of his UFC 288 title fight with Aljamain Sterling. The guys go through Henry's Olympic run, His early struggles in the UFC and him breaking through to become a double champ. Where does Henry Cejudo rank among the all-time greats? (00:00:00) - Intro (00:10:20) - Pre UFC Run (00:13:50) - Dustin Kimura (00:20:20) - Chris Cariaso (00:21:30) - Chico Camus (00:24:20) - Jussier Formiga (00:28:30) - Demetrious Johnson 1 (00:34:20) - Joseph Benavidez (00:40:20) - Wilson Reis (00:45:40) - Sergio Pettis (00:50:30) - Demetrious Johnson 2 (00:58:50) - TJ Dillashaw (01:06:10) - Marlon Moraes (01:20:25) - Dominick Cruz (01:25:00) - Final Thoughts Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/4/20231 hour, 31 minutes, 49 seconds
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UFC 288 Preview: Sterling-Cejudo | Muhammad-Burns | Fight Announcements | Ep 436

On Episode 436 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian get you ready for the weekend by previewing UFC 288. How will Henry Cejudo look after his long layoff? Will Aljamain Sterling finally get the respect he deserves? Who will emerge as the No. 1 contender in Belal Muhammad vs. Gilbert Burns? The guys also break down a bunch of fight announcements for this summer before ending the show with quick hitters and Fan submissions. (11:00) - Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejdudo (40:10) - Belal Muhammad vs. Gilbert Burns (52:00) - Rest of UFC 288 Preview (60:20) - Fight Announcements (68:10) - Quick Hitters Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/3/20232 hours, 1 minute, 44 seconds
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Rashad Evans Details Psychedelic Journey, UFC Career and Legacy | Morning Kombat RSD

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with Hall of Famer Suga Rashad Evans to break down his career and life experiences in this Room Service Diaries episode. Rashad discusses experimenting with psychedelics, His biggest win of his career, what went wrong vs. Jon Jones and much more! You won't want to miss this episode. (1:50) - Experimenting with Drugs & Psychedelics (19:00) - Rashad vs. Chuck Liddell (27:50) - Career Earnings (29:50) - Being a UFC Pioneer (32:40) - Leaving Jackson-Wink MMA (33:30) - Coaching/Mentoring (37:50) - Jon Jones Fight (44:15) - Lyoto Machida Fight (46:30) - Knee Injury (48:30) - Evolution of MMA (50:30) - Jackson-Wink MMA- (54:00) - Family (55:30) - Blackzilians Revamp (59:59) - 2013 Vitor Belfort Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/2/20231 hour, 7 minutes, 5 seconds
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Perry Stops Rockhold | Alvarez Outlasts Mendes | UFC Vegas 72 recap | Ep 435

On Episode 435 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell kick off the show by reacting to Mike Perry's win over Luke Rockhold at BKFC 41. What do we make of Conor McGregor facing off with Perry at Saturday's event? Next up the guys discuss Eddie Alvarez's win over Chad Mendes. What is Chad's combat sports legacy? The guys also react to Song Yadong's win at UFC Vegas 72. As always the close out the show with HYSTS. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:10:40) - Perry Stops Rockhold (00:36:00) - Eddie Alvarez vs. Chad Mendes (00:48:30) - Song Yadong (01:02:30) - Rest of UFC Vegas 72 (01:09:30) - UFC 288 (01:25:30) - DM's from Donks (01:38:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/1/20232 hours, 10 minutes, 51 seconds
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BKFC 41 & UFC Vegas 72 Picks | Nate Diaz | Francis Ngannou | MMA Draft | Ep. 434

On episode 434 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by giving their picks for UFC Vegas 72 and BKFC 41. The guys discuss Nate Diaz being arrested and released on bond. What could this mean for his future? Next up the guys give an update on Francis Ngannou's free agency. What is going on here? The boys close out the main topics with some fighter updates and quick hitters. (8:50) - Ok, Bet (28:00) - Nate Diaz Arrested (40:10) - Francis Ngannou Update (55:00) - Fighter Updates (93:10) - Quick Hitters Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/28/20232 hours, 14 minutes, 26 seconds
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UFC Vegas 72 Preview | BKFC 41 | Frank Mir Special Announcement | Ep 433

On episode 433 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian have a packed show for you. The guys kick off the show with previews of UFC Vegas 72 and BKFC 41. What fights should we be looking out for on these cards? Next up the guys discuss Max Holloway's comments about moving up to lightweight, Nate Diaz being issued an arrest warrant and much more. BC and Luke also draft their dream MMA card in honor of the NFL draft. As always we close out wednesday with fan submissions. (4:00) - UFC Vegas 72 Preview (30:00) - Frank Mir Joins the Show (60:30) - BKFC 41 Preview (90:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/26/20231 hour, 58 minutes, 51 seconds
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Gervonta Davis Stops Ryan Garcia | Pavlovich Def. Blaydes | Patchy Mix | Ep 432

The boys are finally back together for episode 432! Luke and Brian kick off the show by reacting to Gervonta Davis' win over Ryan Garcia. What's next for Tank? Next up The guys break down Sergei Pavlovich's win over Curtis Blaydes. Where is Pavlovich in the title picture? The guys also discuss Patchy Mix winning the Bellator world grand prix with and a bunch of fight announcements. As always we close out Monday's with DM's from Donks and HYSTS. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:10:00) - Davis vs. Garcia (00:44:30) - Pavlovich vs. Blaydes (00:58:15) - Rest of UFC Vegas 71 (01:04:00) - Bellator 294 & 295 (01:26:15) - Fight Announcements (01:42:00) - Dm's from Donks (01:56:00) - HYSTS Try Black Forest’s TESTO STACK (Testosterone & Muscle Mass): (Code KOMBAT for 10% OFF) https://blackforestsupplements.com/kombat Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/24/20232 hours, 24 minutes, 46 seconds
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Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia Instant Reaction | Morning Kombat Post-Fight Show

Brian Campbell has you covered with an instant reaction to Gervonta 'Tank' Davis vs. 'King' Ryan Garcia. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/23/202320 minutes, 27 seconds
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Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia with Andre Ward, Raul Marquez & Dan Canobbio | Ep 431

On episode 431 of Morning Kombat Brian Campbell gets you ready for Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia. BC starts the show by breaking down the X's and O's of this fight with Raul Marquez and Dan Canobbio. What should we be looking out for? Next up Brian is Joined by Hall of Famer Andre Ward to Break down Davis vs. Garcia and discuss the world of boxing. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/21/20231 hour, 31 minutes, 2 seconds
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Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia | UFC Vegas 71 | Bellator 294 & 295 | Ep 430

On episode 430 of Morning Kombat BC is in Vegas to cover Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia. Brian is first joined by Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney to break down the biggest storylines for Davis vs. Garcia. Next up BC brings in Alan Dawson of the Insider to preview UFC Vegas 71, Bellator 294 and Bellator 295. You won't want to miss this episode. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/19/20231 hour, 40 minutes, 34 seconds
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Vacation Recap | Holloway Def. Allen | Edson Barboza | Top Debut Albums | BC's Live Chat Ep 4

BC is back from vacation and here to break down everything that happened while he was gone. Brian discusses his vacation, Max Holloway's win over Arnold Allen, sets the table for Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia and much more. (5:00) - Max Holloway Defeats Arnold Allen (42:30) - Edson Barboza vs. Billy Quarantillo  (61:00) - Sports Podcast Awards  (67:00) - Vacation Recap  (77:00) - Live Chat Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/17/20232 hours, 2 minutes, 17 seconds
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Jon Anik on Colby Covington Situation, Calling Fights And Brian Stann | Morning Kombat RSD

Room Service Diaries is Back! Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with Jon Anik discusses what has changed in the UFC over the past 10 years, The Colby Covington Situation, Who he would like to call fights with and much more! Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/14/20231 hour, 6 minutes, 28 seconds
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UFC Kansas City: Holloway vs. Allen | Fight Announcements | 2023 PFL 3 | Ep. 429

On episode 429 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas is Joined by Shakiel Mahjouri to preview the weekend. The guys start off with UFC Kansas City: Holloway vs. Allen. What should we be looking out for on this card? Next up the guys preview 2023 PFL 3 before breaking down a bunch of recent fight announcements. They close the show with a little buy or sell. (6:30) - UFC Kansas City (51:30) - 2023 PFL 3 Preview (63:30) - Fight News & Announcements (87:00) - Buy or Sell Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/12/20231 hour, 44 minutes, 47 seconds
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UFC 287: Adesanya KOs Pereira | Burns Defeats Masvidal | Raul Rosas Jr. | Ep. 428

On episode 428 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas is joined by Aaron Bronsteter to break down UFC 287. Israel Adesanya finally got his revenge on Alex Pereira but what's next for each fighter? Gilbert Burns defeated Jorge Masvidal but was it enough to get him the backup slot for Edwards-Covington? The guys also discuss Rob Font's win and Raul Rosas Jr's loss before recapping the weekend in boxing. (5:00) - Israel Adesanya KOs Alex Pereira (30:00) - Gilbert Burns Def. Jorge Masvidal (42:00) - Rob Font KOs Adrian Yanez (53:30) - Raul Rosas Jr. (75:30) - Weekend Boxing Recap (83:00) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/10/20231 hour, 54 minutes, 27 seconds
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🚨UFC 287 Results: Alex Pereira vs. Israel Adesanya 2 | UFC 287 Post-Fight Show

At UFC 287, Alex Pereira will battle rival Israel Adesanya for the UFC middleweight championship. In the co-main event, Jorge Masvidal faces Gilbert Burns in the welterweight division. The ESPN+ pay-per-view main card also features Kevin Holland vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio, Adrian Yanez vs. Rob Font and Raul Rosas, Jr. vs. Christian Gutierrez. We'll go over all of the results from these bouts plus offer analysis, answers to your questions and more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/9/20231 hour, 8 minutes, 25 seconds
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UFC 287 Pregame Preview: Pereira-Adesanya 2 | Burns-Masvidal | Rashad Evans

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Rashad Evans are back with a pregame preview of UFC 287. They boys break down Alex Pereira vs. Israel Adesanya 2, Gilbert Burns vs. Jorge Masvidal and much more! (2:30) - UFC Comes to Miami (4:00) - Alex Pereira vs. Israel Adesanya 2 (34:18) - Gilbert Burns vs. Jorge Masvidal (47:40) - Rob Font vs. Adrian Yanez (56:00) - Kevin Holland vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio (58:30) - Raul Rosas Jr. vs. Christian Rodriguez Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/7/20231 hour, 7 minutes, 35 seconds
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UFC 287 Preview | Pereira-Adesanya 2 | Burns-Masvidal | Ep 427

On Episode 427 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are here to break down everything UFC 287. The guys preview Alex Pereira vs. Israel Adesanya, Gilbert Burns vs. Jorge Masvidal, Rob Font vs. Adrian Yanez and much more. The guys also preview some boxing before ending the show with Fan Submissions. (7:30) - Alex Pereira vs. Israel Adesanya 2 (31:30) - Gilbert Burns vs. Jorge Masvidal (44:30) - Rest of UFC 287 Preview (60:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview (73:00) - Ok, Bet (83:00) - BC Rates a Colombian Hot Dog Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/5/20231 hour, 47 minutes, 23 seconds
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UFC 287: Pereira-Adesanya 2 Storylines | Weekend Recap | Endeavor | Ep. 426

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are down in the sunshine state for Episode 426. The guys discuss the reports that Endeavor is buying WWE. What impact could that have on the UFC? Next up the guys Recap Bellator 293, PFL 1 and Gamebred Boxing 4. The guys close out the main topics by discussing the biggest storylines heading into UFC 287. The guys close the show with a discussion about Catching Lightning and Dm's from Donks. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/3/20231 hour, 32 minutes, 57 seconds
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Weekend Preview | Topuria-Emmett | Sean O'Malley | Conor McGregor | Ep 425

On episode 425 of Morning Kombat Luke is joined by Danny Segura to preview the fights this weekend. Danny and Luke also break down some recent fight announcements, discuss some news featuring Sean O'Malley and Conor Mcgregor and much more. The guys close out the show by creating their own Gamebred Boxing card. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/31/20231 hour, 52 minutes, 32 seconds
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Bellator 293 | 2023 PFL 1 | Joshua-Franklin | Gamebred Boxing 4 | Over/Under | Ep 424

On episode 424 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have a packed preview show for you. The guys preview Bellator 293, Anthony Joshua vs. Jermaine Franklin, Gamebred Boxing 4 and much more. Next up the guys play a little over/under with the latest news and close out the show with Fan submissions. (9:00) - Bellator 293 (38:00) - 2023 PFL 1 (53:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview (74:00) - Over/Under (91:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/29/20231 hour, 55 minutes, 31 seconds
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Benavidez Defeats Plant | Sandhagen Outworks Vera | Combat Sports Regulation | Ep 423

On episode 423 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to David Benavidez's win over Caleb Plant. Is Canelo Next for Benavidez? Cory Sandhagen defeats Marlon Vera at UFC San Antonio. What's next for each fighter? Who else on the UFC San Antonio card stood out? The guys close out the show with DM's from Donks and HYSTS. (9:40) - Bellator Breaking News (19:30) - David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant (30:30) - Canelo Alvarez vs. David Benavidez? (42:30) - Cory Sandhagen Outworks Marlon Vera (59:00) - Holly Holm & Rest of UFC San Antonio (74:30) - Combat Sports Regulation (80:30) - Dm's from Donks (94:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/27/20232 hours, 5 minutes, 11 seconds
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🚨David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant Instant Reaction | Morning Kombat Post-Fight Show

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with an instant reaction to David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant. The guys break down everything about the fight and much more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/26/202341 minutes, 41 seconds
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David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant | UFC San Antonio | Paulo Costa | Ep. 422

On episode 422 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are in Las Vegas to cover David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant. The boys kick off the show by reacting to the press conference yesterday. Paulo Costa signed a new UFC deal. Who will he face now that his contract dispute is over? Dustin Poirier mentioned he would be interested in a Justin Gaethje rematch. Does this make sense? The boys close out the show with Ok, Bet and dead wrong. (14:30) - David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant (33:30) - Ok, Bet (56:30) - Paulo Costa signs 4-fight deal (59:30) - Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje (63:00) - Dana White's plans for boxing (65:00) - Quick Hitters Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/24/20231 hour, 40 minutes, 27 seconds
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UFC San Antonio | David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant | Khamzat Chimaev | Ep. 421

On episode 421 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell preview UFC Fight Night San Antonio. The guys break down Chito Vera vs. Cory Sandhagen, Holly Holm vs. Yana Santos and much more. The guys also break down Showtime's big grudge match between David Benavidez and Caleb Plant. What are the keys to victory for each fighter? Next up the preview a BKFC 39 and One Fight Night 8 before discussing Dana White's comments that Khamzat Chimaev will get a top-3 middleweight opponent for his next fight. As always we close out Wednesday's with fan submissions. (00:07:30) - UFC San Antonio: Vera vs. Sandhagen (00:43:30) - David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant (01:15:00) - Rest of Weekend Preview (01:22:20) - Khamzat Chimaev (01:28:30) - Quick Hitters Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/22/20232 hours, 5 minutes, 2 seconds
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UFC 286 Recap: Edwards def. Usman Again | Colby Covington | Justin Gaethje | Ep. 420

On episode 420 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell recap a wild UFC 286 card. Leon Edwards defeated Kamaru Usman via majority decision. What’s the story of the fight and now their rivalry? Why is Colby Covington getting the next welterweight title shot despite not fighting in the last 18 months and having questionably relevant wins? Justin Gaethje showed serious grit in his decision victory over Rafael Fiziev, especially late in the bout. How was he able to do it? Where does this put him in the title picture? (00:07:30) - Ok, Bet Recap (00:10:30) - Edwards vs. Usman 3 (00:32:15) - Colby Covington (00:51:15) - Gaethje vs. Fiziev (01:02:10) - Vettori vs. Dolidze (01:08:00) - Rest of UFC 286 (01:15:00) - DM's from Donks (01:27:30) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/20/20231 hour, 57 minutes, 47 seconds
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UFC 286 Instant Reaction | Edwards-Usman 3 | Gaethje-Fiziev | Morning Kombat Post-Fight Show

Brian Campbell has you covered with and instant reaction to UFC 286. BC breaks down Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3, Justin Gaethje vs. Rafael Fiziev and much more! Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/19/202354 minutes, 1 second
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UFC 286: Edwards-Usman 3 Picks | Conor McGregor | Francis Ngannou | Ep. 419

On episode 419 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell give their final predictions for UFC 286. Who will leave with the welterweight title? The guys break down Conor McGregor's interview with Ariel Helwani. Francis Ngannou is close to signing a new deal... Who will the former heavyweight champ sign with? The guys close out the show with quick hitters and dead wrong. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/17/20231 hour, 39 minutes, 46 seconds
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Kamaru Usman on the Art of Losing and Why He MUST Win Trilogy for Legacy | Morning Kombat Interview

Brian Campbell sits down with Kamaru Usman ahead of his trilogy with Leon Edwards. Kamaru Usman discusses what went wrong in the second fight, How he has changed mentally for this fight and what a win would mean for his legacy. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/16/202319 minutes, 28 seconds
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UFC 286 Preview: Edwards-Usman 3 | Gaethje-Fiziev | Fight Announcements | Ep. 418

On episode 418 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell preview UFC 286. The guys break down Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3, Justin Gaethje vs. Rafael Fiziev and much more. The guys also break down some recent fight announcements and talk Dana White's Power Slap league before closing the show with HYSTS and fan submissions. (00:13:00) - Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3 (00:51:00) - Justin Gaethje vs. Rafael Fiziev (01:03:20) - Rest of UFC 286 Preview (01:20:00) - Fight Announcements (01:27:30) - Dana White's power slap league (01:33:30) - HYSTS (01:56:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/15/20232 hours, 11 minutes, 59 seconds
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UFC 286 Pregame Preview: Usman-Edwards 3 | Gaethje-Fiziev

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Chuck Mindenhall are back with a pregame preview of UFC 286. They boys break down Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman 3, Justin Gaethje vs. Rafael Fiziev and much more! (00:00:00) - Intro (00:01:50) - UFC's Return to London (00:05:00) - Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman III (00:23:30) - Justin Gaethje vs. Rafael Fiziev (00:35:15) - Roman Dolidze vs. Marvin Vettori (00:41:00) - Joanne Wood vs. Luana Carolina (00:42:30) - Rest of UFC 286 Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/14/202353 minutes, 48 seconds
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Dvalishvili Upsets Yan | Bellator 292 Recap | Tszyu Dominates Harrison | Ep. 417

On Episode 417 of Morning Kombat the guys have a packed show for you. They start off by recapping Bellator 292. Usman Nurmagomedov easily dispatched Benson Henderson in the first matchup of the Bellator lightweight grand prix. Is it fair to say Nurmagomedov is a top 5 lightweight in the world? Benson Henderson retired following this loss. What's his legacy in MMA? In UFC, Merab Dvalishvili outworked Petr Yan en route to a unanimous decision victory. Is he now the top contender at bantamweight? Plus, in boxing, Tim Tszyu stopped Tony Harrison in the 9th round in Australia to set up a showdown with Jermell Charlo. Based on his performance in this win, did his chances of victory improve? Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/13/20231 hour, 54 minutes, 8 seconds
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Bellator 292 | Yan-Dvalishvili | Tszyu-Harrison | Davis-Garcia Presser | Ep. 416

On Episode 416 of Morning Kombat the guys have a packed show for you. They start off by previewing Bellator 292. What will MVP look like in his return to the cage? Next up the guys preview UFC Fight Night: Yan vs. Dvalishvili. What does Petr Yan need to do to get back in the win column? Tim Tszyu will face Tony Harrison for the WBO Junior Middleweight interim title on saturday. What do we need to know about this fight? The guys also react to the Gervonta Davis-Ryan Garcia Press conference and close out the main topics with some quick hitters. As always we close out the show with Ok, Bet and Dead Wrong. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/10/20232 hours, 26 minutes, 6 seconds
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Paul Craig Tells Epic Mike Perry Story, Seeks Anthony Smith Fight Next | Morning Kombat RSD

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with UFC Light Heavyweight Paul Craig. Paul discusses what went wrong in the Johnny Walker fight, who he would like to fight in his next fight and much more. You don't want to miss this episode! (00:00:00) - Intro (00:00:10) - Paul's Nickname (00:01:00) - Volkan Oezdemir Fight (00:02:08) - Johnny Walker Fight (00:03:30) - Pronunciation of Paul Craig (00:04:20) - Sean Connery (00:05:30) - Scotland/UK (00:10:00) - Scotland Slang (00:11:00) - Accents/Impressions (00:12:20) - Light Heavyweight Division (00:14:40) - Anthony Smith (00:18:20) - Fighting Style (00:22:15) - Jon Jones (00:26:40) - Getting into MMA (00:32:30) - Figuring out his toughness (00:34:20) - Best Part of Fighting (00:35:00) - Golf/MISC (00:40:00) - Sock Wrestling (00:41:30) - Why He Paints his Face/Mike Perry (00:46:50) - Friends in the UFC (00:52:20) - Future after fighting (00:53:40) - MMA Media/Social Media (00:59:00) - Onlyfans (01:00:00) - Music (01:08:30) - Next Fight Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/8/20231 hour, 14 minutes, 37 seconds
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UFC 285 Recap: Is Jon Jones The GOAT? | Figueroa Def. Magsayo | Ep 415

Episode 415 of Morning Kombat is an EPIC one. The boys recap a wild weekend of combat sports, starting with a massive night at UFC 285. Who is the greatest of all-time fighter in MMA? While some consider it to be Jones after his UFC 285 victory, others disagree and suggest it belongs to GSP. Does Erin Blanchfield deserves the next title shot at the women's UFC flyweight belt after Aalentina Shevchenko got upset by Alexa Grasso. After Shavkat Rakhmonov's win over Geoff Neal at UFC 285, he called for a title shot. Should he get the winner of UFC 286's Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman? In boxing, Brandon Figueroa earned the unanimous decision victory over Mark Magsayo, but was the fight closer than the scorecards indicated? Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/6/20232 hours, 22 minutes, 55 seconds
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🚨UFC 285 Results: Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane | Shevchenko-Grasso | UFC 285 Reaction

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with an instant reaction to UFC 285. The guys break down Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane, Valentina Shevchenko vs. Alexa Grasso, Geoff Neal vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov and Much more! (00:00:30) - Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane (00:31:30) - Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko (00:47:30) - Shavkat Rakhmonov vs. Geoff Neal (00:55:30) - Mateusz Gamrot vs. Jalin Turner (00:57:50) - Bo Nickal vs. Jamie Pickett (01:01:00) - Fan Questions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/5/20231 hour, 11 minutes, 17 seconds
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UFC 285 | Rockhold & Alvarez Sign to BKFC | Figueroa-Magsayo | Till Released | Ep 413

On Episode 413 of Morning Kombat the boys open the show with their picks for UFC 285. Following Ok, bet the guys preview Brandon Figueroa vs. Mark Magsayo, discuss Luke Rockhold and Eddie Alvarez signing to BKFC and Darren Till being Released from the UFC. As always we close out Friday's with Dead Wrong. (00:12:20) - OK, Bet (00:57:00) - Showtime Boxing Preview (01:08:00) - Rockhold & Alvarez Sign to BKFC (01:20:00) - Darren Till Released from UFC Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/3/20231 hour, 48 minutes, 8 seconds
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UFC 285 Preview: Jones vs. Gane | Shevchenko-Grasso | Neal-Rakhmonov | Ep. 413

On Episode 413 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell preview the UFC 285 Main card. The guys break down Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane, Valentina Shevchenko vs. Alexa Grasso, Geoff Neal vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov and much more. As always the guys close out wednesday with fan subs. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/1/20232 hours, 14 minutes, 15 seconds
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Michael 'Venom' Page: "You'd Never See A NFL Player Working Another Job" | Morning Kombat RSD

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with Michael "Venom" Page ahead of his fight with Goiti Yamauchi. The guys discuss MVP's BKFC fight with Mike Perry, What his future goals in fighting are and much more! You won't want to miss this interview.  (1:00) - London (3:50) - Taking a BKFC Fight (5:15) - Mike Perry  (9:55) - Changing Between MMA & Boxing  (13:00) - Celebrity/Youtube Boxing Phenomenon  (17:10) - Fighter Pay  (22:20) - Mental Toughness  (28:00) - Finding His Style  (30:50) - Favorite Knockout (32:20) - Cyborg Knockout (35:30) - David Rickels Fight (37:20) - Favorite Bellator Win (41:50) - Logan Storley Fight  (46:30) - Goiti Yamauchi Fight (50:00) - Amosov vs. Storley 2  (51:00) - Futuring Goals in Combat Sports (00:54:00) - Never Fighting in the UFC  (55:20) - Family/Heritage   (64:50) - Favorite Martial Arts Movie  (68:20) - MVP's Fight Style Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/28/20231 hour, 15 minutes, 31 seconds
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Bellator 291 & UFC Vegas 70 Recap | Fury Def. Paul | Matias Beats Ponce | Ep. 412

On Episode 412 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian recap Bellator 291 and UFC Vegas 70. Plus, talk insane boxing results from the weekend. At Bellator 291, Yaroslav Amosov defeated Logan Storley to unify the Bellator welterweight titles at Bellator 291. Did he prove he's the best welterweight in MMA with his performance? Brendan Allen upset Andre Muniz in the ad hoc UFC Vegas 70. How ready is Allen for the top 10 of 185lbs? Plus, Tommy Fury hands Jake Paul his first loss and Subriel Matias stops Jeremias Ponce on SHOWTIME. (12:45) - Amosov vs. Storley 2 (24:22) - Allen upsets Muniz (31:30) - Tatiana Suarez (43:30) - Paul vs. Fury (68:30) - Matias vs. Ponce (76:00) - Dm's from Donks (96:30) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/27/20232 hours, 8 minutes, 51 seconds
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UFC 285 Pregame Preview: Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane | Shevchenko-Grasso

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Chuck Mindenhall are back with a pregame preview for UFC 285. The guys break down Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane, Valentina Shevchenko vs. Alexa Grasso and much more! (5:20) - Jon Jones' Return  (31:00) - Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane (39:20) - Valentina Shevchenko vs. Alexa Grasso (50:20) - Shavkat Rakhmonov vs. Geoff Neal (56:10) - Mateusz Gamrot vs. Jalin Turner  (60:05) - Bo Nickal vs. Jamie Pickett (65:44) - UFC 285 Extras  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/26/20231 hour, 12 minutes, 53 seconds
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Bellator 291 & UFC Vegas 70 Picks | Paul-Fury | Conor McGregor | Islam Makhachev | Ep. 411

On Episode 411 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show with some picks for Bellator 291 and UFC Vegas 70. The guys preview Showtime boxing and Jake Paul vs. Tommy Fury this weekend. Next up the guys talk about Conor McGregor's charges being dropped and reports of him replacing fighters on The Ultimate Fighter. They also react to Islam Makhachev's tweet about who's next... Who makes the most sense to challenge for the lightweight title next? The guys also breakdown reports that Francis Ngannou wants $30 Million to box before closing out the show with dead wrong. (00:11:30) - Ok, Bet (00:26:30) - Weekend Boxing Preview (00:54:20) - Conor McGregor (01:03:00) - Islam Makhachev's Next Fight (01:18:00) - Proposed California Bill (01:25:00) - Francis Ngannou Boxing (01:40:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/24/20231 hour, 59 minutes, 56 seconds
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Bellator 291 & UFC Vegas 70 Previews | Oliveira-Dariush | Arnold Allen | Ep. 410

On Episode 410 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are back in studio to preview Bellator 291 and UFC Vegas 70. What fights should we be looking out for? Next up the guys break down a couple recent fight announcements including Aljamin Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo, Charles Oliveira vs. Beneil Dariush and much more. The guys close out the main topics with a discussion about USADA and Arnold Allens future. As always we close wednesday with fan submissions. (12:10) - Bellator 291 Preview (33:30) - UFC Vegas 70 Preview (56:40) - Fight Announcements (75:00) - USADA Suspensions (86:00) - Arnold Allen's Future (94:30) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/22/20231 hour, 57 minutes, 30 seconds
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Arnold Allen: "If I don't Achieve that [UFC Title] Everything's A Waste" | Morning Kombat RSD

RSD London Edition is here! Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with featherweight contender Arnold Allen ahead of his fight with Max Holloway. Arnold discusses what makes Max Holloway great, how someone could beat Alexander Volkanovski and what its like to work with Firas Zahabi. Plus Arnold shares some INSANE stories about his family that you won't want to miss. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:01:50) - Nickname (00:03:40) - Max Holloway (00:05:30) - Layoff/Injuries (00:07:05) - UFC Rankings/Popularity (00:09:30) - Fighting Max Holloway (00:14:30) - Firas Zahabi (00:17:00) - Social Media (00:19:15) - Combat sports in the UK (00:21:50) - UFC 284 (00:30:30) - Toughest fight in UFC (00:31:30) - Earning Confidence (00:35:10) - Legendary Stories Featuring Arnold Allen's Dad (00:47:45) - Gas Station Food (00:51:30) - Trolling people vaping (00:52:40) - Toughest part of fighting (00:54:50) - Canada (00:58:00) - Tristar Gym (01:00:05) - UK MMA (01:05:30) - Dream Fight (01:06:30) - Family (01:08:50) - Toughest people in the UK Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/21/20231 hour, 14 minutes, 33 seconds
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UFC Vegas 69: Blanchfield submits Andrade | BKFC: Knuckle mania 3 | Ep. 409

On Episode 409 of MK, Luke and Brian recap a noteworthy weekend of MMA. Erin Blanchfield submitted Jessica Andrade in the second round on Saturday in the main event of UFC Vegas 69. Just how big of a victory was this? Was coach/cornerman Ben Davison right to throw the towel for Leigh Wood after being badly dropped by Mauricio Lara? Plus, a look at the results of BKFC: Knucklemania 3. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/20/20232 hours, 11 minutes, 20 seconds
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UFC 284 Leftovers | UFC Vegas 69 | Fight Announcements | Gervonta Davis | Ep. 408

On Episode 408 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by discussing some lingering storylines from UFC 284. Next up the guys preview UFC Vegas 69. How will Erin Blanchfield handle the change of opponent? The guys also break down a bunch of Showtime, Bellator and UFC fight announcements. They close out the main topics by reacting to the Gervonta Davis news and Previewing BKFC Knuckle Mania 3. As always they close out the show with OK, Bet and Dead wrong. (9:40) - UFC 284 Leftovers (26:20) - UFC Vegas 69 Preview (48:10) - Fight Announcements (54:20) - Gervonta Davis (59:30) - BKFC: Knuckle Mania 3 (76:00) - OK, Bet Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/17/20231 hour, 36 minutes, 54 seconds
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UFC 284 Recap: Makhachev edged Volkanovski, Rodriguez submits Emmett | EP. 407

On Episode 407 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian are back from the teams epic trip to London with a massive episode. The guys recap all the action from UFC 284. lslam Makhachev edged Alexander Volkanovski to retain his UFC lightweight title. How did you score it and what's your biggest takeaway? Who is the pound-for-pound top fighter in the sport today and why? Yair Rodriguez submitted Josh Emmett in the second round via triangle choke. He's the new interim champion. What did he prove with this victory? (20:05) - Makhachev vs. Volkanovski (43:55) - MMA pound-for-pound (59:00) - Rodriguez submits Emmett (72:30) - Jack Della Maddalena (79:20) - Vargas vs. Foster (89:00) - DM's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/13/20232 hours, 21 minutes, 36 seconds
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🚨UFC 284 Results: Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski | UFC 284 Reaction

At UFC 284, Islam Makhachev faces Alexander Volkanovski - the featherweight champ - for the lightweight crown from Perth, Australia. Volkanovski is trying to become the fifth champ champ in UFC history while the Khabib Nurmagomedov protoge in Makhachev seeks to hold onto his title. In the co-main event, Yair Rodriguez battles Josh Emmett for the interim featherweight strap. Also on the ESPN+ pay-per-view fight card is Jack Della Madalena fighting Randy Brown. We'll have UFC 284 reactions, results, analysis and more. This is the official UFC 284 Post-Fight Show with Luke Thomas for Morning Kombat. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/12/20231 hour, 10 minutes, 25 seconds
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UFC 284 Preview: Makhachev vs. Volkanovski | Rodriguez-Emmett | MMA on Point x Morning Kombat

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with Jason Hartley and Alex Ritchings from  @MMAOnPoint  to preview the UFC 284 main card. The break down Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski and Yair Rodriguez vs. Josh Emmett. You won't want to miss this epic crossoverr. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/9/202344 minutes, 16 seconds
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UFC 284 Pregame Preview: Makhachev vs. Volkanovski | Rodriguez-Emmett

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Chuck Mindenhall are back with a UFC 284 pregame preview. The guys break down Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski, Yair Rodriguez vs. Josh Emmett and much more. (1:00) - UFC 284 Card & Booze (8:00) - Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski (40:50) - Yair Rodriguez vs. Josh Emmett (55:00) - Rest of UFC 284 Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/8/20231 hour, 5 minutes, 51 seconds
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Bellator 290: Bader def. Fedor, Eblen Beats Tokov | McGregor vs. Chandler | EP. 406

On Episode 406 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian recap a wild weekend of MMA. At Bellator 290 on CBS, Ryan Bader scored an easy first-round stoppage against Fedor Emelianenko in his retirement fight (00:12:00). Johnny Eblen outclassed Anatoly Tokov to retain his Bellator middleweight title in Saturday's co-main event. What was the most impressive part of Eblen's performance (00:27:53)? Brennan Ward continued his comeback with a second-round stoppage of Sabah Homasi (00:37:25). Plus, Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler will be the next coaches of The Ultimate Fighter and then fight at some point in the third or fourth quarter of the year. Is this the right fight for McGregor (00:51:33)? (00:00:00) - Intro (00:12:00) - Bader Beats Fedor (00:27:53) - Eblen Outclasses Tokov (00:37:25) - Brennan Ward Comeback (00:51:33) - McGregor vs. Chandler (01:08:10) - Spivac Submits Lewis (01:31:15) - HYSTS (02:10:15) - End Get MORNING KOMBAT merchandise now: https://morningkombat.store/   #MorningKombat #fedoremelianenko #Bellator290 #RyanBader #BellatoronCBS #Stand #BrennanWard #JohnnyEblen #UFCVegas68 #DerrickLewis #AmandaSerrano #LukeThomas #BrianCampbell #conormcgregor #michaelchandler  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/6/20232 hours, 8 minutes, 28 seconds
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Ryan Bader vs. Fedor 2 Results | Bellator 290 Reaction and Results

At Bellator 290, Ryan Bader and Fedor Emelianenko meet again to battle for the heavyweight title in the main event on Bellator's debut on CBS. This is also the retirement fight for Fedor. In the co-main event, Anatoly Tokov fights Johnny Eblen for the Bellator middleweight title. Opening the main card is a welterweight clash between Brennan Ward and Sabah Homasi. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/5/202347 minutes, 29 seconds
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Bellator 290 & UFC Vegas 68 Picks | Serrano vs. Cruz | PFL Fight News | EP. 405

On Episode 405 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by giving their picks for Bellator 290 and UFC Vegas 68. Can BC come back from going 1 and 8 the first two weeks? Next up the guys preview Amanda Serrano vs. Erika Cruz and a couple more boxing matches of note this weekend. They also discuss PFL's fight announcements before closing out the show with dead wrong. (9:30) - OK, Bet (36:00) - UFC 284 Promotion (53:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview (58:00) - PFL Fight Announcements (67:00) - Quick hitters (96:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/3/20231 hour, 47 minutes, 9 seconds
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Bellator 290 & UFC Vegas 68 Previews | Holloway vs. Allen | Laura Sanko | Over/Under | Ep. 404

On episode 404 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview Bellator 290 and UFC Vegas 68. What does the return of MMA on CBS mean for Bellator? Which fights should we be looking for on these cards? The guys also discuss the report that Max Holloway will face Arnold Allen in April. The guys also discuss Laura Sanko finally getting to do Color Commentary at UFC Vegas 68 before closing out the show with Over/Under and Fan submission. (13:20) - Bellator 290 Preview (54:00) - UFC Vegas 68 Preview (69:30) - Max Holloway vs. Arnold Allen (78:00) - Laura Sanko (86:10) - Prime Hydration (95:00) - Over/Under Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/1/20232 hours, 8 minutes, 47 seconds
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UFC 287: Pereira vs. Adesanya 2, Burns vs. Masvidal | Beterbiev Wins | Bellator 290 | Ep 403

On Episode 403 of Morning Kombat, Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to the recently announced UFC 287 card. It will be headlined by Israel Adesanya once again fighting (this time) champion Alex Pereira. Are you glad the MMA rematch is happening so soon? Also, Gilbert Burns vs. Jorge Masvidal. What does this fight mean for both competitors and the division? Where is Colby Covington? Plus, Bellator 290 on CBS is coming up this weekend and Artur Beterbiev forced Anthony Yarde's corner to throw the towel in the eighth round of their light heavyweight matchup. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/30/20232 hours, 13 minutes, 34 seconds
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McGregor-Ferguson TUF | Alex Pereira | Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo | Beterbeiv-Yarde | Ep 402

On Episode 402 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell discuss who they would like to see Alex Pereira face next. Would they rather see Pereira at middleweight or light heavyweight? The guys also discuss the report that Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo is being targeted for UFC 287. They preview Artur Beterbiev vs. Anthony Yarde and discuss some recent fight news before closing out the show with dead wrong. (00:12:00) - Conor McGregor vs. Tony Ferguson on TUF (00:28:00) - Alex Pereira (00:50:15) - Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo (00:50:30) - Recent Fight News (01:03:15) - Artur Beterbiev vs. Anthony Yarde (01:15:00) - Quick Hitters (01:27:00) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/27/20231 hour, 46 minutes, 39 seconds
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Fedor Emelianenko Resume Review | Bellator 290: Bader vs. Fedor 2

The Resume Review is back and the guys break down the resume of arguably the greatest heavyweight of all time.... Fedor Emelianenko. The guys start with his unreal run in Pride FC, go through his Strikeforce run and all the way up up to Bellator 290. You won't want to miss this episode. (00:04:45) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Semmy Schilt (00:12:00) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira 1 (00:21:29) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Kazuyuki Fujita (00:24:45) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Mark Coleman (00:27:35) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Kevin Randleman (00:32:20) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Naoya Ogawa (00:33:44) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira 2 (00:35:55) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira 3 (00:42:15) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Mirko Cro Cop (00:49:29) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Tim Sylvia (00:54:25) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Andrei Arlovski (00:58:35) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Brett Rogers (01:02:00) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Fabricio Werdum (01:06:30) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Antonio Silva (01:10:00) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Dan Henderson (01:14:10) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Fabio Maldonado (01:14:55) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione (01:16:45) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Ryan Bader (01:18:10) - Fedor Emelianenko vs. Timothy Johnson Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/26/20231 hour, 27 minutes, 48 seconds
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Conor McGregor | Power Slap League Pay | Recent Fight News | Over-Under | Ep. 401

On episode 401 of Morning Kombat the guys start the show by reacting to the news that Conor McGregor has been accused of assaulting a women back in July of 2022. What does this mean for Conor's future? Next up the guys discuss the reports of how much Dana White's Power Slap League competitors make. The boys also discuss some recent fight news and react to Lauren Murphy's defense of her corner. The guys close out the show with Over-Under. (00:06:00) - Conor McGregor (00:29:20) - Power Slap League Pay (00:44:00) - Recent Fight News (01:02:50) - Lauren Murphy (01:14:20) - Over/Under Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/25/20231 hour, 47 minutes, 8 seconds
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UFC 283 Recap: Hill def. Teixeira, Moreno Stops Figueiredo | Ep. 400

400 episodes down and a whole lot more to come. On a milestone Morning Kombat episode Luke and Brian recap a huge UFC 283 event. Jamahal Hill battered Glover Teixeira en route to winning the UFC light heavyweight title via unanimous decision. Even though he won, did Hill prove he's the best 205er on the planet? Brandon Moreno stopped Deiveson Figueiredo via TKO after the third round and once again became the UFC flyweight champion. What did he prove in his convincing victory? Gilbert Burns ran through Neil Magny in under a round to score the head and arm triangle submission. Should he get Colby Covington next as he was asked? (13:00) - Jamahal Hill wins UFC Light Heavyweight Title (39:20) - UFC Brazilian Legends (51:40) - Morena stops Figueiredo (65:00) - Gilbert Burns (72:00) - Andrade Brutalizes Murphy Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/23/20232 hours, 26 minutes, 58 seconds
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UFC 283 Results: Glover Teixeira vs. Jamahal Hill | UFC 283 Reaction | MK UFC Post-Fight Show

At UFC 283, Glover Teixeira and Jamahal Hill will battle for the vacant UFC light heavyweight title. The UFC flyweight belt is also up for grabs when Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno. We'll get to all of the UFC 283 results, reaction, analysis and more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/22/20231 hour, 12 minutes, 56 seconds
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Jon Jones Speaks | UFC 283 Picks | Fight Announcements | Mighty Mouse | Ep. 399

On Episode 399 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by reacting to a few new Jon Jones interviews. How many fights will he have at heavyweight? Will we ever see him face francis? The boys also discuss Francis Ngannou's status as a free agent. Will he get the Fury or Joshua fight? Next up the guys break down a bunch of recent fight announcements and discuss how stacked the UFC 285 card is. The boys close out the main topics by breaking down Mighty Mouse's comments about his championship pay in the UFC and Stephen Fulton vs. Naoya Inoue. The boys close out the show with UFC 283 picks and Dead wrong. (00:16:50) - Jon Jones (00:35:10) - Francis Ngannou (00:51:00) - Fight Announcements (01:04:00) - UFC Partners with Betting Integrity Company (01:27:15) - Stephen Fulton vs. Naoya Inoue (01:39:00) - UFC 283 Picks (01:58:20) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/20/20232 hours, 6 minutes, 29 seconds
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UFC 283 Preview | Francis Ngannou Speaks | UFC 286 Fight Announcements | Ep 398

On Episode 398 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are back in studio for a packed show! The guys start the show with a preview of UFC 283. What are the keys to victory for Teixeira and Hill? What do the guys expect to see in the Fourth fight between Figueiredo and Moreno. Francis Ngannou spoke to Ariel Helwani about the negotiating process. What are the guys thoughts after hearing Francis' side of the story? The guys also break down some UFC 286 fight announcements, break down Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia and react to some quick hitters. (00:17:00) - Francis Ngannou (00:57:00) - UFC 283 Preview (01:42:00) - Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia (01:47:20) - UFC 286 Fight Announcements (01:58:00) - Quick Hitters Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/18/20232 hours, 14 minutes, 30 seconds
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Francis Ngannou's Freedom | MMA Media | Broadway Debut | BC's Live Chat EP. 3

Brian Campbell is back with episode 3 of the BC Live Chat. Break discusses Francis Ngannou's free agency, the MMA Media, His first broadway show and many more questions you have. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/17/20231 hour, 59 minutes, 2 seconds
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Francis Ngannou Free Agency | Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane at UFC 285

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are here with a bonus clip to break down the UFC Heavyweight news. The boys discuss Francis Ngannou's free agency. Where will he sign? How will this impact other fighters? They also break down Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane. How do they see this fight playing out? Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/16/202359 minutes, 46 seconds
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🚨 Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane News | UFC Results: Sean Strickland vs. Nassourdine Imavov

At UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs. Imavov, middleweights Sean Strickland and Nassourdine Imavov face off in the main event for top rankings placement. Also on this card is Dan Ige vs. Damon Jackson, Ketlen Vieira vs. Raquel Pennington, Javid Basharat vs. Matheus Mendoca and much more. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:00:30) - UFC Vegas 67 Results (00:45:50) - Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane News Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/15/202358 minutes, 55 seconds
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James Krause Update | Weekend Picks | Lightweight Grand Prix | Dana White | Ep 397

On Episode 397 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show with their picks for this weekends fights. Next up the guys break down the Bellator lightweight grand prix. How should they match up the other two fights? The guys also react to Dana White's press conference from Wednesday. They close out the main topics by breaking down a bunch of recent fight announcements and quick hitters. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/13/20232 hours, 3 minutes, 39 seconds
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AJ Mckee Explains Picking Bellator for New Fight Deal | MK Interview

Luke Thomas sits down with AJ Mckee to discuss his new contact with Bellator. Luke and AJ also discuss what he liked about the Bellator vs. Rizin event, Bellator's lightweight grand prix and much more. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/12/202323 minutes, 44 seconds
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UFC Fight Night: Imavov-Strickland | One on Prime Video 6 | Jose Aldo | Ep 396

On Episode 396 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview UFC Fight Night: Imavov vs. Strickland. The boys also preview One on Prime Video 6. What should we be looking for on these two cards? Jose Aldo is set to make his pro boxing debut but does he have more to worry about with the scandals surrounding him? The guys also discuss the letter sent to Endeavor by the California Legislative Women's Caucus. They close out the show with quick hitters and fan submissions. (00:11:10) - UFC Fight Night: Imavov vs. Strickland (00:41:30) - One On Prime Video 6 Preview (00:50:20) - Jose Aldo (01:02:00) - Dana White (01:12:30) - Quick Hitters (01:24:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/11/20231 hour, 48 minutes
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Gervonta Davis Stops Hector Garcia | Jaron Ennis Wins | Khabib Leaving MMA? | Ep 395

On Episode 395 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap a big weekend in Washington D.C. as Gervonta Davis stopped Hector Garcia. What can we now say about Tank vs. Ryan Garcia in terms of how they match up? Jaron 'Boots' Ennis pitched a shutout against Karen Chukhadzhian in the co-main event of the Davis-Garcia card, but did he look human for the first time? What does it mean for MMA and Khabib Nurmagomedov that he is leaving the MMA business entirely? Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/9/20232 hours, 13 minutes, 49 seconds
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Gervonta Davis vs. Hector Luis Garcia Instant Reaction | Ennis-Chukhadzhian

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are live from Washington D.C. for an instant reaction to Gervonta Davis vs. Hector Luis Garcia. The guys also break down Jaron Ennis vs. Karen Chukhadzhian and much more on the card. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/8/202351 minutes, 30 seconds
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Jake Paul Signs with PFL | Gervonta Davis vs Hector Luis Garcia | Dana White | Ep 394

On Episode 394 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are live in Washington DC to preview Gervonta Davis vs. Hector Luis Garcia. The boys also break down the news that PFL has signed Jake Paul to fight in MMA. What does this deal mean for each party? The guys also touch on the report that Dana White's Slap League debut is being pushed back a week. As always the close out the show with Dead wrong. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/6/20231 hour, 32 minutes, 4 seconds
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Dana White | Gervonta Davis vs. Hector Luis Garcia | Anthony Joshua | Ep 393

On Episode 393 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian react to the Dana White news. What could this mean for the UFC? The boys also preview Gervonta Davis vs. Hector Luis Garcia. What should we be watching for on the undercard. Eddie Hearn reveals his 2023 plans for Anthony Joshua to have three fights. Do the guys believe that happens? (10:30) - Dana White (43:00) - Gervonta Davis vs. Hector Luis Garcia (66:20) - Anthony Joshua (74:00) - Quick Hitters (83:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/4/20231 hour, 52 minutes, 4 seconds
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Bellator Sweeps RIZIN On NYE | Morning Kombat Ep 392

On Episode 392, the boys kick off 2023 with a bang. They recap the Bellator vs. Rizin NYE crossover event. Bellator went 5-0 over Rizin on the card. What are your overall takeaways from this event? (17:30) - Bellator vs. Rizin (25:30) - Scoring McKee-Satoshi (34:30) - Pitbull Defeats Koike (41:30) - Horiguchi Defeats Ougikubo (48:40) - Archuleta Defeats Kim (62:00) - Dm's from Donks (78:00) - HYSTS Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/2/20232 hours, 5 seconds
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2022 End of the Year AWARDS | Morning Kombat Ep 391

On Episode 391 Luke is back with Brian to break down Morning Kombat's end of the year awards. The guys talk KO of the year, Fighter of the year, fight of the year and much more. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:34:00) - MMA KO of the year (00:39:00) - Sub of the year (00:47:00) - Boxing KO of the year (00:54:00) - Boxer of the year (00:57:00) - Boxing Fight of the year (01:07:00) - Hammer of the Month (01:11:00) - Event of the year (01:15:00) - MMA Fight of the year (01:23:00) - MMA Fighter of the year (01:30:00) - Donk of the year (01:42:00) - MK Moment of the year Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/30/20222 hours, 2 minutes, 20 seconds
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Bellator vs. Rizin | Fight News | Jeff Molina Suspended | Doug Crosby | Ep 390

On Episode 390 Brian is Joined by Shakiel Mahjouri to preview Bellator MMA vs. Rizin. What should we be looking for on this card? Next up the guys run through a bunch of recent fight news. Jeff Molina has been suspended from the UFC. Why and what other repercussions could come? The guys also discuss Doug Crosby going to Eric Nicksick's gym to talk to fighters and UFC Raising PPV Prices. You won't want to miss this episode! Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/28/20221 hour, 45 minutes, 14 seconds
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2023 Predictions for Each MMA Weight Class

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are here to give you their predictions for each weight class in MMA in 2023. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:03:30) - Heavyweight (00:11:30) - Light Heavyweight (00:17:30) - Middleweight (00:22:35) - Welterweight (00:28:45) - Lightweight (00:32:20) - Featherweight (00:38:00) - Bantamweight (00:42:07) - Flyweight (00:45:20) - Women's Lightweight (00:46:40) - Women's Featherweight (00:52:00) - Women's Bantamweight (00:53:45) - Women's Flyweight (00:56:50) - Women's Strawweight (01:01:20) - General Combat Predictions Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/26/20221 hour, 26 minutes, 27 seconds
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2022 Holiday Mailbag: Worst Christmas Moment, Favorite Movies, MMA Scoring

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with a special Holiday mailbag episode to keep you busy during the holidays. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/23/202256 minutes, 12 seconds
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Erin Blanchfield on Taila Santos Fight, Shevchenko's Greatness & New Jersey | Morning Kombat RSD

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with Hammer of the Month winnner Erin Blanchfield to break some news about her upcoming fight. BC, Luke and Erin also talk about stopping Molly McCann's hype train, How she got into MMA and what her career aspirations are in MMA. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:01:30) - New Jersey (00:02:50) - Molly McCann Fight (00:07:30) - Getting into MMA (00:14:30) - High School (00:16:10) - Women’s Wrestling (00:20:30) - Defending New Jersey (00:21:40) - Taila Santos Fight (00:26:00) - MMA Judging (00:27:00) - Championship Aspirations (00:31:00) - Tracy Cortez Loss  (00:32:00) - Valentina Shevchenko  (00:36:00) - Becoming more popular  (00:37:30) - Cross Training (00:39:00) - Training Camps (00:41:00) - Brendan Blanchfield (00:42:00) - Sports Media (00:44:20) - Weight Cuts (00:45:30) - Injuries  (00:46:30) - Getting Old (00:47:20) - Getting into broadcasting (00:48:30) - Favorite Fighters (00:49:50) - MMA Superlatives (00:52:00) - USADA (00:53:00) - UFC  (00:54:00) - Fighting at MSG (00:54:50) - Walkout Music (00:55:40) - Cold Blooded (00:57:00) - Hammer of the Month  Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/22/20221 hour, 4 minutes, 32 seconds
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Five Fights to Make in UFC, Bellator & Boxing | Whittaker-Costa | Ali Act | Ep 389

On Episode 389 Luke and Brian break down the five fights they want to see in 2023 in UFC, Bellator and Boxing. Next up the guys discuss Robert Whittaker vs. Paulo Costa being removed from UFC 284. Who is at fault here? They also break down the report that the Ali Act will be reintroduced to congress in 2023. As always they close the show with Fan submission. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/21/20222 hours, 7 minutes, 36 seconds
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UFC Vegas 66 Recap: Cannonier, Tsarukyan Win | Martin Beats Rivera | Ep 388

On Episode 388 Luke and Brian kick off the show by recapping UFC Vegas 66. Did we really learn anything in the middleweight main event between Sean Strickland and Jared Cannonier after Cannonier scored a decision win? Arman Tsarukyan broke the 7-year win streak of Damir Ismagulov with a hard-earned decision victory in Saturday's main event. What did we learn about Tsarukyan from this performance? In boxing, Frank Martin outclassed Michel Rivera en route to a dominant decision victory on Showtime Championship Boxing. How close to be ready for the top of the division is he? (30:00) - Cannonier vs. Strickland (46:30) - Arman Tsarukyan (58:30) - Drew Dober & Rest of UFC Vegas 66 (71:00) - Takeaways from UFC’s 2022 (82:45) - Frank Martin outclasses Michel Rivera (94:30) - DM's from Donks Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/19/20222 hours, 18 minutes, 11 seconds
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UFC Vegas 66 Picks | Showtime Championship Boxing | Fight Announcements | Ep 387

On Episode 387 Luke and Brian kick off the show by giving their picks for UFC Vegas 66. Next up the boys preview the Showtime Championship Boxing card this weekend. What should we look for in Michel Rivera vs. Frank Martin? They also run through some recent fight announcements. As always the boys close out friday with Dead Wrong. Morning Kombat is available for free on the Audacy app as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and wherever else you listen to podcasts.     For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/16/20221 hour, 50 minutes, 17 seconds
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UFC Vegas 66 Preview | Francis Ngannou | Justin Gaethje | Mohegan Commission | Ep 386

On Episode 386 Luke and Brian kick off the show with a HUGE announcement. Following the announcement the boys preview UFC Vegas 66. What fights should we be looking for? How do they see Cannonier vs. Strickland playing out? The guys also discuss some reports that Francis Ngannou might be a free agent very soon. Next up the guys discuss Justin Gaethje's trip to Chechnya and how that could impact him. They close out the main topics by discussing the Mohegan commission is investigating Doug Crosby's scorecards from Bellator 289 and Naoya Inoue's win over Paul Butler. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/14/20222 hours, 19 minutes, 36 seconds
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Naoya Inoue KOs Paul Butler | Dream Cornermen | Disturbing Foods | BC's Live Chat Ep. 2

Brian Campbell is back for Episode 2 of the BC live chat! Brian breaks down Naoya Inoue's knockout win over Paul Butler and answers all the questions you submitted. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/13/20221 hour, 33 minutes, 23 seconds
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UFC 282: Blachowicz & Ankalaev Draw | Bellator 289 | Crawford & Lopez Win | Ep 385

On Episode 384 Luke and Brian recap a massive week of combat sports. At UFC 282, Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev fought to a split draw on Saturday night in the main event of UFC 282. Did the judges get it right? Paddy Pimblett scored a controversial decision victory over Jared Gordon in the UFC 282 co-main event. First, what do you make of the judging controversy? At Bellator 289, Raufeon Stots edges Danny Sabatello. Thoughts on the scoring and what we learned from both? Plus, Patchy Mix put Magomed Magomedov to sleep via guillotine choke. Has he been underrated this entire time? (00:09:00) - Blachowicz vs. Ankalaev (00:35:00) - Pimblett vs. Gordon (01:06:20) - Rest of UFC 282 (01:21:30) - Bellator 289 Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/12/20222 hours, 44 minutes, 22 seconds
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UFC 282: Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev Results | Paddy Pimblett Reaction

At UFC 282, Jan Blachowicz will face Magomed Ankalaev for the vacant light heavyweight title. Also on the ESPN+ main card will be the co-main event between Paddy Pimblett and Jared Gordon. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/11/20221 hour, 19 minutes, 46 seconds
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Preview: UFC 282 | Bellator 289 | Crawford-Avanesyan | Lopez-Martin | Ep 384

On Episode 384 Luke starts off the show solo with previews of UFC 282 and Bellator 289. What should we be watching out for on these cards? Following the MMA previews Luke is joined by Dan Canobbio to preview Terence Crawford vs. David Avanesyan and Teofimo Lopez Jr. vs. Sandor Martin. You won't want to miss this packed episode. (22:30) - UFC 282 Preview (66:20) - Bellator 289 Preview (69:30) - Terence Crawford vs. David Avanesyan (80:30) - Teofimo Lopez Jr. vs. Sandor Martin (89:20) - Gervonta Davis (93:24) - Bellator 289 Preview Continued Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/9/20221 hour, 55 minutes, 15 seconds
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Weighing in Previews Bellator's Upcoming Schedule | UFC 282 | TJ Dillashaw | Ep 383

On Episode 383, Luke and Brian are joined by Big John Mccarthy and Josh Thomson of the Weighing In Podcast to preview Bellator's upcoming schedule. The guys preview Bellator 289, Bellator MMA vs. Rizin and Bellator 290. Next up Brian and Luke break down UFC 282. What should we be looking out for on this card. They also discuss TJ Dillashaw announcing his retirement and ONE Championship being set for their US Debut. As always we close out Wednesday's with fan submissions. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/7/20221 hour, 49 minutes, 48 seconds
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Music | Gas Station Food | Revising MMA History | 90's NBA | BC's Live Chat Ep. 1

It's time for Brian Campbell's first live chat! BC answers a bunch of questions asked by the fans. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/6/20221 hour, 27 minutes, 7 seconds
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UFC: Thompson, Pavlovich Win | ONE on Prime Video 5 | Fury Dominates Chisora | Ep 382

On Episode 382, Luke and Brian recap this weekend's action in MMA and Boxing. In the UFC, Stephen 'Wonderboy' Thompson defeated Kevin Holland in a wild fight. Is Thompson is still a viable welterweight contender? Tai Tuivasa got bulldozed by Sergei Pavlovich in about a minute in the first round. Did Tuivasa come back from the Ciryl Gane fight too early or is Pavlovich terribly underrated?m Plus, at ONE on Prime Video 5, Anatoly Malykhin demolished Reinier de Ridder. Just how talented is the Russian heavyweight? Also, Tyson Fury dominated Derek Chisora en route to a 10th round stoppage. (10:30) - James Krause (22:45) - Wonderboy TKOs Holland (35:25) - Pavlovich Beats Up Tuivasa (44:50) - Dolidze & Rest of UFC Orlando (56:45) - One on Prime Video 5 Recap (69:40) - Fury Stops Chisora (89:00) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/5/20222 hours, 10 minutes, 59 seconds
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UFC 282 Pregame Preview: Blachowicz vs. Ankalaev | Pimblett vs. Gordon

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Chuck Mindenhall are back with a pregame preview for UFC 282. The guys discuss where this card ranks, Jiri Prochazka withdrawing from the fight due to injury plus a preview of the main card. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/4/20221 hour, 17 minutes, 32 seconds
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One on Prime Video 5 Preview | UFC Orlando Preview & Fury-Chisora 3 Picks | Ep 381

On Episode 381 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by giving their picks for UFC Orlando: Stephen Thompson vs. Kevin Holland, Tyson Fury vs. Derek Chisora 3 and Juan Francisco Estrada vs. Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez. Ontario has notified sportsbooks that they can't have UFC lines. How will this impact the UFC? The guys also discuss BKFC trying to make a fight between Diego Sanchez and Austin Trout. WHY? The boys close out the show with 5 things that annoy them most about MMA and Dead Wrong. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/2/20222 hours, 18 minutes, 34 seconds
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UFC Orlando Preview | Tyson Fury vs. Derek Chisora 3 | Ep 380

On Episode 380 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by previewing UFC Orlando: Stephen Thompson vs. Kevin Holland. The guys also preview Tyson Fury vs. Derek Chisora 3 and Juan Francisco Estrada vs. Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez. What do we need to know about these fights? The guys close out the main topics by discussing PFL's interest in booking Cyborg-Harrison and Nate Diaz officially becomes a free agent. (15:30) - Stephen Thompson vs. Kevin Holland (25:30) - Rest of UFC Orlando Preview (56:30) - Weekend Boxing Preview (73:30) - PFL Interested in booking Cyborg-Harrison (90:30) - Nate Diaz Officially a Free Agent Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/30/20221 hour, 56 minutes, 13 seconds
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PFL: Harrison Loses In A Stunner | Conor McGregor | Prograis stops Zepeda | Ep 379

On Episode 379 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap the 2022 PFL world championships, where Kayla Harrison lost in a shocker to Larissa Pacheco via unanimous decision. What does this mean for her career? Plus, Conor McGregor appears to admit to working outside of USADA’s system to heal a catastrophic injury. How significant is this semi-admission? Also, Regis Prograis stops Jose Zepeda in the 11th round to claim the WBO 140lbs title. How legitimate is this victory for Rougarou? (6:50) - Pacheco Stuns Harrison (31:15) - Brendan Loughnane (39:40) - Rest of PFL 10: 2022 Championships (50:30) - McGregor USADA Situation (62:30) - Prograis Stops Zepeda (71:00) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/28/20222 hours, 15 minutes, 39 seconds
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Thanksgiving Mailbag: Favorite/Least Favorite Dish | Fantasy Matchmaking | Movies

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down and answer fan submitted questions for this bonus mailbag episode. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/25/20221 hour, 37 minutes, 48 seconds
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Jon Jones Update | 2022 PFL World Championship | Fight Announcements | Ep 378

On Episode 378 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian start the show by breaking down the Jon Jones news. Will we really see Jon back in March of 2023? Next up the boys preview PFL's 2022 World Championships. What should we be looking for on this card? Arnold Allen called for a Max Holloway fight, does this fight make sense? The close out the show with a weekend boxing preview and fan submissions. (8:00) - Jon Jones Update (34:00) - PFL World Championship (62:30) - Fight Announcements (88:05) - Arnold Allen calls out Max Holloway (98:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/23/20222 hours, 8 minutes, 18 seconds
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Anthony Smith Faces Off with Brian Campbell, Still Not Sold on Jon Jones | Morning Kombat RSD

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with Anthony Smith on the Room Service Diaries Couch. Anthony discusses becoming a UFC Analyst, getting cut from the UFC, The Jon Jones fight and he squashes his beef with BC. You won't want to miss this Room Service Diaries (1:10) - Anthony Smith & BC Beef (2:40) - UFC Commentary Work (6:45) - Never Giving Up (10:20) - Getting Cut from the UFC (11:00) - Turning the Corner in MMA (14:30) - Bad Weight Cuts (23:00) - Mistakes Made in MMA (28:50) - Staying Relevant in MMA (29:30) - Alexander Gustafsson (32:25) - Jon Jones Fight (33:30) - Glover Teixeira (35:15) - Shogun Fight (37:30) - "Jon Jones is Beatable" (44:25) - Injuries (49:00) - ADCC (53:20) - Fighter Criticism (59:30) - Fighting Injured (63:50) - Return to the Octagon (69:30) - Goals Outside of Fighting Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/22/20221 hour, 17 minutes, 54 seconds
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Bellator 288 Recap: Nemkov & Nurmagomedov Impress | UFC Fight Night Recap | Ep 376

On Episode 376 of MK, the guys recap a huge weekend of combat sports. At a massive Bellator 288 event, Vadim Nemkov outclassed Corey Anderson in the main event. Is he the best 205er on earth? Usman Nurmagomedov soundly defeated Patricky Pitbull to become the new lightweight champ. What's your biggest takeaway from his dominant victory? Plus, they breakdown UFC Fight Night and ONE on Amazon Prime 4. (5:11) - Nemkov vs. Anderson 2 (23:30) - Pitbull vs. Nurmagomedov (42:10) - Kennedy Nzechukwu (53:28) - James Krause (59:10) - Christian Lee (72:00) - DM's from Donks Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/21/20222 hours, 17 minutes, 47 seconds
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Fedor vs. Bader on CBS | Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia | Kara-France-Perez | Ep 376

On Episode 376 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian have some news to react to. Next up the guys break down their picks for a packed weekend in combat sports. The guys give picks for Bellator 288, UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivac and One on Prime Video 4. The guys also react to the news that Kai Kara-France will face Alex Perez at UFC 284. The guys also debate how long Alex Pereira will be champion and if he is the least well rounded champion ever. The guys close out the show with Dead Wrong. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:12:20) - Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia (00:30:45) - Ryan Bader vs. Fedor Emelianenko (00:46:00) - Weekend Picks (01:26:30) - Kai Kara-France vs. Alex Perez (01:28:50) - Alex Pereira's Title Reign (01:43:50) - BKFC Preview (01:48:40) - Dead Wrong Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/18/20221 hour, 55 minutes, 16 seconds
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Bellator 288 | UFC Fight Night Lewis vs. Spivac | One on Prime Video 4 | ep 375

On Episode 375 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian have a packed preview show for you. The guys preview Bellator 288, UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivac and One on Prime Video 4. The break down everything you need to know about these cards. The guys also discuss PFL announcing their PPV Price and play a little over/under. As always they close Wednesday with fan submissions. (16:30) - Bellator 288 Preview (46:00) - UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivac (70:40) - One on Prime Video 4 Preview (82:30) - PFL Announces PPV Price (93:00) - Over/Under Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/16/20222 hours, 13 minutes, 54 seconds
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Laura Sanko on Her UFC Ascent, Jon Jones at Heavyweight & Islam Makhachev's Run | Morning Kombat RSD

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with UFC Commentator & Analyst Laura Sanko on the Room Service Diaries couch. Laura and the guys talk about what made her want to fight early on, What advice they would give to aspiring Commentators/Analysts and how she got her job at the UFC. Laura also breaks down how she thinks Jon Jones will do at heavyweight, How long Islam Makhachev will be champion and what her DMs are looking like these days. (2:30) - UFC 281 Fight Week  (3:20) - UFC Reporter & Analyst Job (10:10) - Dana White Contenter Series  (14:00) - Passion for Combat Sports (15:45) - Deciding to Compete in MMA  (20:30) - MMA Community Pushback  (28:30) - Advice for Aspiring Broadcasters/Reporters  (33:00) - First Real Job in MMA (35:50) - Professional MMA Fight  (38:15) - Laura's DM's  (40:00) - Fighting Career  (41:40) - Goals in Combat Sports (54:30) - Kathy Long  (57:00) - Growing up in the 90s  (59:15) - Jon Jones  (64:00) - Islam Makhachev (66:30) - Adesanya vs. Pereira  (68:30) - Bantamweight Title Picture  (70:15) - Middleweight Title Picture (71:30) - Dana White's Power Slap League  (73:00) - Kayla Harrison   (74:00) - Close  Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/15/20221 hour, 22 minutes, 35 seconds
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UFC 281 Recap: Pereira Stuns Adesanya, Weili Submits Esparza, Poirier Wins | Ep 374

On Episode 374 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are joined by Aaron Bronsteter to recap a wild UFC 281 event. Alex Pereira stunned Israel Adesanya in round 5 with a TKO win after being down big on the cards. What can be said about Adesanya’s run as middleweight champion? Zhang Weili submitted Carla Esparza in round 2 to become the strawweight champion yet again. Is she destined to hold the belt for a long time? Dustin Poirier submitted Michael Chandler in the third. What did he prove with this win? Plus, Frankie Edgar's career came to an end. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/14/20222 hours, 6 minutes, 39 seconds
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🚨 UFC 281 Results: Adesanya-Pereira | Esparza-Zhang | Poirier-Chandler | Instant Reaction

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with an instant reaction to UFC 281. The guys break down Israel Adesanya vs. Alex Pereira, Carla Esparza vs. Weili Zhang, Dustin Poirier vs. Michael Chandler and much more! Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/13/202255 minutes, 45 seconds
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UFC 281 Picks | Velasquez Granted Bail | Aljo-O'Malley TUF Coaches? | Ep 373

On Episode 373 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by reacting to the UFC 281 weigh ins, Then the guys give their picks for UFC 281. They also discuss Cain Velasquez being granted bail in his attempted murder case. Aljamain Sterling says he's interested in coaching The Ultimate Fighter opposite Sean O'Malley. The guys close out the show with DM's from Donks and Dead Wrong. (15:00) - UFC 281 Weigh in Reaction (20:30) - UFC 281 Picks (79:00) - Cain Velasquez Granted Bail (83:10) - Aljo vs, O'malley on TUF? (86:20) - Deiveson Figueiredo Moving Up (87:00) - Justin Gaethje UFC 274 Injury (89:00) - DM's from Donks Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/11/20221 hour, 59 minutes, 37 seconds
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UFC 281 Pregame Preview: Adesanya vs. Pereira | Esparza-Zhang | Poirier-Chandler

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with an instant reaction to the UFC 281 press conference. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/10/20221 hour, 20 minutes, 56 seconds
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UFC 281 Preview: Adesanya-Pereira | Poirier-Chandler | Top Moments at MSG | Ep 372

On Episode 372 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap preview UFC 281. The boys break down Israel Adesanya vs. Alex Pereira, Carla Esparza vs. Weili Zhang, Dustin Poirier vs. Michael Chandler and much more. Brian goes through his favorite MMA Moments to happen at MSG and we close out wednesday's show with fan submissions. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/9/20222 hours, 7 minutes, 5 seconds
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Israel Adesanya Ready for Alex Pereira With 'War' Mentality | Morning Kombat Interview

Luke Thomas Sits down with UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya ahead of his UFC 281 fight with Alex Pereira. How has his life changed over the past few years? How much is Izzy looking at their first two kickboxing matches? How has his style evolved since their kickboxing match? You don't want to miss this one! (1:00) - UFC 281 Housing  (4:30) - New Zealand (11:30) - Alex Pereira  (17:00) - Israel's Fighting Style (20:00) - Mental Health Work (22:20) - Alex Pereira's Trash Talk (26:35) - Alex Pereira's Gas Tank  (30:15) - Middleweight Division Catching up? (31:50) - Injuries  (33:40) - Who is Izzy Fighting for?  (35:50) - Rest of Middleweight Division (39:15) - MMA Community (42:50) - Izzy's Youtube Channel  (44:30) - MMA Media Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/9/202250 minutes, 21 seconds
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Lemos Stops Rodriguez | Magny Subs Rodriguez | Bivol Defeats Ramirez | Ep 371

On Episode 371 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Lemos. What was the biggest takeaway from Lemos' win? Neal Magny defeated Daniel Rodriguez, What does this loss say about Rodriguez? Plus much more on the UFC card. The guys also discuss Dmitry Bivol's win over Gilberto Ramirez and David Morrell Jr.'s win. They close out the show with HYSTS. (12:20) - Amanda Lemos (29:20) - Neil Magny (47:20) - Minner Injury & Betting Line (59:30) - Bivol vs. Ramirez (76:00) - Morrell vs. Yerbossynuly Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/7/20222 hours, 2 minutes, 40 seconds
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Din Thomas Previews UFC 281 | UFC Fight Night 214 & Bivol-Ramirez Picks | Ep 370

On Episode 370 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are joined by Din Thomas preview UFC 281. Din and the boys Break down Israel Adesanya vs. Alex Pereira, Carla Esparza vs. Weili Zhang and Michael Chandler vs. Dustin Poirier. The boys also give their picks for UFC Fight Night 214 and Bivol vs. Ramirez. They discuss TJ Dillashaw's callout of Luke and Crawford and Spence going at it on twitter. As always they close the show out with dead wrong. (00:06:00) - Din Thomas Previews UFC 281 (00:55:00) - Weekend Picks (01:27:00) - TJ Dillashaw Calls out Luke (01:40:00) - Crawford-Spence Exchange Words on Twitter (01:51:30) - Caleb Plant vs. David Benavidez Know Mercy: Stephen A. Smith knows mercy…when it’s warranted. On “Know Mercy,” Stephen A. will give you his straight shooter point of view beyond the world of sports, breaking barriers and pulling back the curtain on politics, entertainment, and business. Three times a week, you’ll hear his unfiltered opinions on front page news and pertinent cultural events, as well as interviews with outspoken celebrities and thought leaders across the societal arena. You’re guaranteed to be entertained, informed, and motivated. And one thing will be clear: you don't need to know sports to know mercy. “Know Mercy with Stephen A. Smith” is a presentation of Cadence13, an Audacy studio. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/4/20222 hours, 6 minutes, 41 seconds
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Preview: UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Lemos | Bivol-Ramirez | Over/Under | 369

On Episode 369 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by previewing UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Lemos and Dmitry Bivol vs. Gilberto Ramirez. What should we be looking out for on these cards? The boys also play a little Over/Under around the latest combat Sports news. Michael Chandler signs an 8-fight extension, GSP is officially out of his UFC contract and much more. As always they close the show with fan submissions. (11:40) - UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Lemos  (42:20) - Dmitry Bivol vs. Gilberto Ramirez (58:00) - Aljamain Sterling Wants a Layoff (77:00) - Crawford explains His Side of Spence Fallout (93:00) - Over/Under Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/2/20222 hours, 14 minutes, 38 seconds
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Beneil Dariush Previews Potential Islam Makhachev Fight

Luke Thomas sits down with Beneil Dariush to discuss his UFC 280 win over Mateusz Gamrot. What did he think of his performance? What has been the biggest factor for this win streak? What does Beneil think about a potential Islam Makhachev fight? Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/1/202226 minutes, 14 seconds
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Jake Paul Defeats Anderson Silva | Calvin Kattar | Weekend Boxing Recap | Ep 368

On Episode 368 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down Jake Paul's win over Anderson Silva. What did the guys think of his performance? Will he fight Nate Diaz or Tommy Fury next? Next up the guys break down UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen. What does the UFC do with the top of the featherweight division right now? The guys also break down Bellator 287, Lomachenko vs. Ortiz and Taylor vs. Carbajal. As always we close Monday's show with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/31/20221 hour, 38 minutes, 9 seconds
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🚨 Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva Results | Paul-Silva Post-Fight Reaction

Jake Paul faces former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva in a Showtime boxing pay-per-view main event. Also on the card is former UFC middleweight Uriah Hall taking on former NFL running back Le'Veon Bell and Nate Diaz protege Chris Avila faces social media sensation Dr. Mike. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/30/202245 minutes, 56 seconds
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Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva | UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen | Petr Yan | EP 367

On Episode 367 of Morning Kombat the boys are in Arizona for Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva. They start off the show by recapping their week in Arizona. Next up the guys get you ready for the weekend with their picks for Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva and UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen. The guys also discuss a report that Petr Yan is very unhappy with the UFC after the judging on his past two fights. They also discuss why Alexander Volkanovski still wants to fight Conor McGregor and if either of Beneil Dariush's callouts make sense for him next. As always we close out friday's show with dead wrong. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/28/20221 hour, 42 minutes, 18 seconds
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PREVIEW: Paul-Silva | UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen | Bellator 287 | Ep 366

On Episode 366 of Morning Kombat the Boys are LIVE from Phoenix Arizona with a packed preview show! BC and Luke start off by previewing Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva, UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen and Bellator 287. But thats not all, they also preview Vasiliy Lomachenko and Katie Taylor's fights this weekend. (22:30) - Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva (53:00) - UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen (65:00) - Bellator 287 (70:15) - Vasiliy Lomachenko vs. Jamaine Ortiz (75:00) - Katie Taylor vs. Karen Elizabeth Carabajal (84:30) - Fight News (99:00) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/26/20222 hours, 4 minutes, 48 seconds
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Beneil Dariush Deserves a Title Shot | Extra Credit Ep 30

Luke Thomas Changes things up a bit on episode 30 of Extra credit. Luke breaks down Beneil Dariush's win over Mateusz Gamrot at UFC 280. Luke also discusses Dariush's career as a whole and where he belongs in the title picture.  Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/25/202232 minutes, 39 seconds
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UFC 280: Makhachev Subs Oliveira, Sterling Stops Dillashaw | Yan-O'malley | Ep 365

On episode 365 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are back to break down a stacked UFC 280 card. The boys start off with Islam Makhachev's submission win over Charles Oliveira. Who do you favor in a Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski matchup? Next up is Aljamain Sterling vs. TJ Dillashaw. Should this fight have happened at all? Sean O'Malley won a split decision over Petr Yan. Why is everyone so quick to call a disputed decision a robbery? The guys also break down who Aljo should fight next and Belal Muhammad vs. Sean Brady before DM's from donks and HYSTS. (11:00) - Islam Makhachev Def. Charles Oliveira (33:50) - Aljamain Sterling Def. TJ Dillashaw (50:50) - Sean O'Malley Def. Petr Yan (61:30) - Who's next for Sterling? (69:50) - Belal Muhammad Def. Sean Brady (79:15) - DM's from Donks (88:30) - HYSYS Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/24/20221 hour, 58 minutes, 43 seconds
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🚨 UFC 280: Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev Results | UFC 280 Instant Reaction

At UFC 280, Charles Oliveira and Islam Makhachev battle for the UFC lightweight title. In the co-main event, Aljamain Sterling will attempt to defend his title against former champion T.J. Dillashaw. Also on the ESPN+ pay-per-view card from Abu Dhabi, UAE is a bantamweight clash between former champion Petr Yan and rising contender Sean O'Malley. We'll go over the results of these bouts plus the rest of the main card. This is the Morning Kombat UFC 280 post-fight reaction show. (2:15) - Makhachev Defeats Oliveira (29:45) - Sterling Defeats Dillashaw (47:15) - O'Malley Defeats Yan (61:20) - Dariush Defeats Gamrot (64:05) - Fan Questions Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/22/20221 hour, 24 minutes, 34 seconds
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Eric Nicksick Previews UFC 280 | Robert Whittaker vs. Paulo Costa | Ep 364

On episode 364 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are joined by Xtreme Couture MMA Coach Eric Nicksick to preview UFC 280. Eric Nicksick breaks down Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev, Aljamain Sterling vs. TJ Dillashaw, Petr Yan vs. Sean O'Malley and MUCH More. Luke and Brian also discuss their takeaways from the press conference, preview the UFC 280 prelims and One on Prime video 3. They close out Friday's episode with dead wrong. (6:30) - Eric Nicksick Previews UFC 280 (58:30) - UFC 280 Press Conference Takeaways (73:20) - Rest of UFC 280 Preview (86:20) - One on Prime Video 3 (96:00) - Robert Whittaker vs. Paulo Costa MoneyLion: Get the only money app you’ll ever need. Download now: https://mlion.info/3rKf73Q MoneyLion wants to hook you and a friend up with tickets to the Jake Paul and Anderson Silva fight on October 29th in Glendale, AZ at Desert Diamond Arena!  Here’s how to enter: 1. Download the MoneyLion app 2. Register for an account and create a $RoarTag account 3. Comment on Twitter or Instagram social media giveaway post with your $RoarTag. This contest ends next Wednesday so if you’re trying to go, make sure to enter ASAP.  One entry per person. NoPurNec. 50U.S.+DC18+. Ends [10/26/22] at 11:59 PM ET. SeeRules Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/21/20222 hours, 11 minutes, 13 seconds
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UFC 280 Preview: Oliveira-Makhachev | Sterling-Dillashaw | Yan-O'Malley | EP 363

On episode 363 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian are giving a full breakdown of the UFC 280 card. The guys preview Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev, Aljamain Sterling vs. TJ Dillashaw, Petr Yan vs. Sean O'Malley and much more. The guys also discuss Dana White's Power Slap League and the UFC's ban on fighters gambling on events. As always we close out the show with fan submission. (13:00) - Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev (50:00) - Aljamain Sterling vs. TJ Dillashaw (68:15) - Petr Yan vs. Sean O'Malley (84:45) - Rest of UFC 280 Preview (95:20) - Quick Hitters Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/19/20222 hours, 12 minutes, 17 seconds
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UFC Fight Night: Grasso def. Araujo | Wilder & Haney Score Impressive Wins | Ep 362

Another Monday, another big-time Morning Kombat episode. Luke and Brian recap a wild UFC Fight Night event as Alexa Grasso got the unanimous decision nod over Viviane Araujo. Did she make the guys believe she could beat Valentina Shevchenko? Plus, it was a HUGE weekend of boxing. Deontay Wilder and Devin Haney both put on superstar performances in wins. Also, the women of boxing had a stand out weekend as Claressa Shields and Alycia Baumgardner scored UD wins. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/17/20222 hours, 21 minutes, 56 seconds
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UFC 280 Pregame Preview: Oliveira-Makhachev | Sterling-Dillashaw | Yan-O'Malley

Luke Thomas, Brian Campbell and Chuck Mindenhall are back with a pregame preview for UFC 280. The guys break down Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev, Aljamain Sterling vs. TJ Dillashaw, Sean O'Malley vs. Petr Yan and much more! Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/16/20221 hour, 18 minutes, 37 seconds
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UFC Fight Night: Grasso vs. Araujo | Wilder-Helenius | Haney-Kambosos 2 | Morning Kombat Ep 361

On Episode 361 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian give their final previews of this weekend' UFC Fight Night 202 card and all the major boxing cards. FIrst, they break down the full UFC card as Alexa Grasso vs. Viviane Araujo headlines the main event. Then, they discuss the 3 big boxing cards of the week, as Deontay Wilder takes on Robert Helenius, Devin Haney fights his rematch with George Kambosos Jr., and Claressa Shields takes on Savannah Marshall in a massive women's fight. Get MORNING KOMBAT merchandise now: https://morningkombat.store/ MoneyLion: Get the only money app you’ll ever need. Download now: https://mlion.info/3rKf73Q #MorningKombat #DevinHaney #deontaywilder #AlexaGrasso #taituivasa #alexandergustafsson #JustinGaethje #DustinPoirier #UFC #Boxing #Fedor #lukethomas #briancampbell To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/15/20221 hour, 54 minutes, 7 seconds
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UFC Fight Night 202 | Haney-Kambosos 2 | Wilder-Helenius | Quick Hitters | Ep 360

On Episode 360 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian are back in studio to discuss the biggest storylines heading into this weekend. The guys break down UFC Fight Night: Grasso vs. Araujo, Devin Haney vs. George Kambosos Jr., Claressa Shields vs. Savannah Marshall and Deontay Wilder vs. Robert Helenius. Next up the guys run through some quick hitters. Tai Tuivasa vs. Sergei Pavlovich and Alexander Gustafsson vs. Ovince Saint Preux fights have been announced. Leon Edwards wants the Kamaru Usman Trilogy to be in the UK. The guys close out the show by discussing their top 5 favorite boxers to watch now and fan submissions. (14:10) - UFC Fight Night: Grasso vs. Araujo (40:10) - Weekend Boxing Storylines (70:00) - Quick Hitters (84:30) - Top 5 Favorite Boxers to watch Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/12/20222 hours, 3 minutes, 54 seconds
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UFC 280 Storylines | Overeem Def. Hari | Rakhmonov vs. Neal | Fundora Wins | Ep 359

On Episode 359 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian discuss the biggest storylines heading into UFC 280. Is Charles Oliveira going to show up? Could Volkanovski really be a last minute replacement? Next up the guys recap Alistair Overeem's win over Badr Hari in their trilogy match. What did Overeem prove in that fight? Shavkat Rakhmonov is set to face Geoff Neal at UFC Fight Night on January 14th. How far is Rakhmonov from a title shot? The guys also break down Sebastain Fundora's win over Carlos Ocampo. What are his chances against the Charlo-Tszyu winner? The guys close out the show with Quick Hitters, Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. You won't want to miss this episode. (17:00) - UFC 280 Storylines (46:15) - Overeem Def. Hari (57:20) - Shavkat Rakhmonov vs. Geoff Neal (65:00) - Fundora Defeats Ocampo (85:30) - Quick Hitters (99:00) - DM's from Donks Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/10/20222 hours, 23 minutes, 16 seconds
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How Good is Bo Nickal? | Fundora vs. Ocampo Preview | MMA Quick Hitters | Ep 358

On Episode 358 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian kick off the show with a discussion about how good they think Bo Nickal is? Could he actually beat Khamzat now? What path should he take? The guys also preview Showtime Boxing's Sebastain Fundora vs. Pedro Ocampo. The guys close out the main topics with a bunch of MMA Quick hitters. Is this the perfect send off for Shogun Rua? What do the guys think about Justin Gaethje's accusations that Conor McGregor is on PEDs? Can Jose Aldo go box if he is still under contract with the UFC? The guys discuss it all. They close out this friday show with Dead wrong and Happy Hour. (00:00:00) - Intro (00:11:30) - How good is Bo Nickal? (00:43:15) - Weekend Boxing Preview (01:03:00) - Quick Hitters (01:24:45) - Dead Wrong (01:30:00) - Happy Hour Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/7/20222 hours, 5 minutes, 32 seconds
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Khamzat Chimaev Drama | Figueiredo-Moreno 4 | Overeem-Hari 3 | Ladd to PFL | Ep 357

On Episode 357 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian kick off the show by breaking down the reports that Khamzat Chimaev's passport has been confiscated in Russia. What does this mean for Chimaev? Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 4 is official for UFC 283. was this the only fight to make at flyweight? Next up the guys discuss Alistair Overeem's Kickboxing match with Badr Hari. What will this third fight look like? The guys close out the main topics by discussing One Championship's rule set and Finances and with some Quick hitters. The boys close out the show with their top five favorite ground specialists and Fan submissions. (00:16:45) - Khamzat Chimaev Drama (00:28:40) - Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 4 (00:36:30) - Alistair Overeem vs. Badr Hari 3 (00:43:30) - One Championship (01:02:00) - Quick Hitters (01:20:00) - Top 5 Favorite Ground Specialists (01:36:30) - Fan Submissions Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/5/20221 hour, 47 minutes, 51 seconds
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Corey Anderson Shares Why Leaving UFC for Bellator Was His Best Financial Move | Morning Kombat RSD

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with Corey Anderson ahead of his fight with Vadim Nemkov at Bellator 288. Corey talks about leaving the UFC for Bellator, how he would fix fighter pay and shares stories about how he got into MMA.  (00:00:00) - Intro (00:01:00) - How life is going  (00:03:30) - Toughest job Corey ever had (00:05:30) - Corey's Mentality  (00:12:15) - Wrestling (00:15:00) - Jan Blachowicz loss (00:18:05) - Collapse/Fall following the Blachowicz KO  (00:22:35) - Leaving UFC for Bellator (00:30:00) - Fighter Pay/MMA Union  (00:35:00) - Joe Silva story  (00:36:30) - Relationship with MMA media (00:40:45) - Corey's Hand/Injuries (00:45:30) - Ben Askren/Transitioning from Wrestling to MMA   (00:49:40) - Joining the UFC so early (00:53:00) - Bellator Light Heavyweight Grand Prix (01:01:00) - Bellator 288 Preview (01:04:00) - Million Dollar Grand Prize/Money Management  (01:10:10) - Nicknames Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/4/20221 hour, 17 minutes, 13 seconds
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UFC Fight Night: Xiaonan Beats Dern | Bellator 286: Pitbull, McKee Win | Ep 356

On Episode 356 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian recap a big weekend of MMA. First they break down UFC Fight Night Vegas. Yan Xiaonan gets past Mackenzie Dern. Is she a legit title contender with that performance? At Bellator 286, both Patricio Pitbull and AJ McKee pick up huge victories. Is a trilogy fight next for them? (10:25) - Dern vs. Yan (29:50) - UFC Vegas 61 (34:20) - Pitbull vs. Borics (54:15) - Bellator 286 (65:50) - One on Prime Video 2 (78:40) - Dm's from Donks Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/3/20222 hours, 16 minutes, 35 seconds
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UFC Fight Night & Bellator 286 FINAL Preview | Bo Nickal | Quick Hitters | Morning Kombat Ep 355

On Episode 355 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian give their final previews of all the crazy MMA action of the weekend. This includes huge UFC Fight Night and Bellator events. Plus, Dana White reveals the reason the UFC event is closed to the public and reporters. Also, the guys break down ONE on Prime Video 2 and BKFC 30. Meanwhile, top prospect Bo Nickal earns a UFC contract and immediately calls out Khamzat Chimaev. If you support the show, please vote for Morning Kombat in the "Best MMA Programming" Category: https://www.worldmmaawards.com/nominees/ Get MORNING KOMBAT merchandise now: https://morningkombat.store/ #MorningKombat #danawhite #bonickal #khamzatchimaev #bellator #UFC #Boxing #UFCREsults #ufcreaction #Boxingreaction #DAZN #lukethomas #briancampbell (00:00:00) - Intro (00:06:15) - UFC Fight Night Vegas 51 Preview (00:46:50) - Bellator 286 Preview (01:22:50) - ONE on Prime Video 2, BKFC 30 (01:29:30) - Bo Nickal Earns UFC Contract (01:40:20) - Quick Hitters (02:17:46) - End To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/30/20222 hours, 19 minutes, 58 seconds
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UFC Fight Night & Bellator 286 Preview | Dana White | Mackenzie Dern Live Interview | MK Ep 354

On Episode 354 of Morning Kombat, Luke and Brian look ahead to this weekends UFC and Bellator events. In the UFC, Mackenzie Dern takes. on Yan Xiaonan in the main event. Meanwhile, Bellator 286 is a huge event seeing both Pitbull and A.J. McKee fighting tough opponents. Also, Dana White went on Tucker Carlson, the guys react. Plus, Is it time for UFC and USADA to address the Conor McGregor situation (Not being tested for over a year) If you support the show, please vote for Morning Kombat in the "Best MMA Programming" Category: https://www.worldmmaawards.com/nominees/ Get MORNING KOMBAT merchandise now: https://morningkombat.store/ #MorningKombat #andersonsilva #connormcgregor #bellator #UFC #Boxing #UFCREsults #ufcreaction #Boxingreaction #DAZN #lukethomas #briancampbell (00:00:00) - Intro (00:10:50) - UFC Weekend Preview (00:29:05) - Bellator 286 Preview (00:48:30) - ONE on AMAZON Preview (00:58:10) - Dana White on Tucker Carlson (01:10:00) - USADA & Conor McGregor (01:16:50) - Mackenzie Dern Live Interview (01:38:20) - Top 5 Movie Recommendations To UFC Fans (02:15:36) - End To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/28/20222 hours, 17 minutes, 8 seconds
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Chuck Mindenhall on Dana White, The MMA Beat & Upcoming Fights He's Excited For | Room Service Diaries

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down with MK's good friend, 'The Man In The Hat', Chuck Mindenhall. The guys discuss Mindenhall's MMA journalism career, Dana White, his time at ESPN and what the best fight he has seen in person is. Plus, they also talk about which upcoming fights they are most excited for. Get MORNING KOMBAT merchandise now: https://morningkombat.store/ #MorningKombat #chuckmindenhall #danawhite #mma #ufc #espn #espnmma #joesilvawrites #MMAReporters (00:00:00) - Intro (00:01:10) - Growing up in Colorado (00:04:10) - Getting into Writing (00:20:45) - Dana White (00:28:00) - First Big MMA Paycheck (00:30:50) - ESPN MMA Dream Team (00:34:30) - Connecting with his fans (00:36:45) - Favorite thing Chuck has written (00:44:20) - 90s Music (00:46:50) - Best Fight He's Seen in Person (00:50:00) - MMA Beat (00:53:40) - Lessons he learned from MMA (00:55:00) - Joe Silva Incident (00:58:00) - Advice for aspiring writers (00:59:45) - Which Fight was he most excited for? (01:01:00) - Reading Recommendations (01:07:08) - END To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/27/20221 hour, 7 minutes, 7 seconds
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Introducing: Know Mercy with Stephen A. Smith

 Stephen A. Smith knows mercy…when it’s warranted. On “Know Mercy,” Stephen A. will give you his straight shooter point of view beyond the world of sports, breaking barriers and pulling back the curtain on politics, entertainment, and business. Three times a week, you’ll hear his unfiltered opinions on front page news and pertinent cultural events, as well as interviews with outspoken celebrities and thought leaders across the societal arena. You’re guaranteed to be entertained, informed, and motivated. And one thing will be clear: you don't need to know sports to know mercy. “Know Mercy with Stephen A. Smith” is a presentation of Cadence13, an Audacy studio. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/27/20223 minutes, 17 seconds
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Bellator 285 Recap: Henderson, Romero Win | Shakur Stevenson Dominates | Morning Kombat Ep 353

On Episode 353 of MK, Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell recap a massive Bellator 285 event that saw Benson Henderson and Yoel Romero impress in their late careers. Plus, Shakur Stevenson dominates, whats next for him? could it be Gervonta Davis? If you support the show, please vote for Morning Kombat in the "Best MMA Programming" Category: https://www.worldmmaawards.com/nominees/ Get MORNING KOMBAT merchandise now: https://morningkombat.store/ (00:00:00) - Intro (00:09:55) - Benson Henderson Beats Peter Queally (00:26:20) - Romero vs. Manhoef Recap (00:40:50) - Rest Of Bellator 285 Recap (00:50:20) - Shakur Stevenson Dominates (01:03:10) - Joe Joyce Beats Parkers (01:30:40) - HYSTS To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/26/20222 hours, 2 minutes, 41 seconds
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Bellator 285 | Anderson Silva On Dana White | Mayweather - McGregor 2? | Morning Kombat Ep 352

On Episode 352 of MK, Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell do one final preview of Bellator 285. Plus, they react to Anderson Silva's quotes about Dana White and discuss Connor McGregor shooting down Floyd Mayweather's call for a rematch.  If you support the show, please vote for Morning Kombat in the "Best MMA Programming" Category: https://www.worldmmaawards.com/nominees/   Get MORNING KOMBAT merchandise now: https://morningkombat.store/ #MorningKombat #andersonsilva #connormcgregor #floydmayweather #bellator #UFC #Boxing #UFCREsults #ufcreaction #Boxingreaction #DAZN #lukethomas #briancampbell  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/23/20222 hours, 14 minutes, 38 seconds
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Eddie Alvarez & ONE Split | Bellator 285 Preview | Francis Ngannou Speaks | Morning Kombat Ep 351

On Episode 351 of MK, Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell react to the news that Eddie Alvarez has split with ONE Championship. Plus, they preview Bellator 285 which sees the return to the ring of Benson Henderson and Yoel Romero. Also, Francis Ngannou speaks out and says the UFC hasn't offered him a contract. What's next in this saga? (00:00:00) - Intro (00:10:15) - Dana White Contender Series (00:26:55) - Eddie Alvarez & ONE Championship Split (00:38:50) - Bellator 285 Recap (00:56:10) - Francis Ngannou Speaks Out (01:08:40) - Paulo Costa Says He Undermined Khazmat Chimaev (01:17:10) - Quick Hitters (01:34:00) - Fill In The Blank (01:51:20) - Fan Submissions (02:14:25) - End To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/21/20222 hours, 14 minutes, 4 seconds
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Is Gordon Ryan the No Gi GOAT? | Morning Kombat Extra Credit Ep. 28

Luke Thomas is back with Episode 28 of Morning Kombat Extra Credit to break down his three biggest takeaways from ADCC this past weekend. Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/20/202227 minutes, 59 seconds
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Jose Aldo Retires? | Canelo Defeats GGG | UFC Vegas 60: Sandhagen-Song Recap | Ep 350

On Episode 350 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian start the show by breaking down the news from Combate that Jose Aldo is retiring with once fight left on his deal. Is this the right move? Next up the guys break down Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3. Is Canelo vs. Bovil 2 a bad idea? The guys also break down UFC Vegas 60: Sandhagen vs. Song. What are their biggest takeaways from this fight? What's next for Cory Sandhagen? The guys close out Monday as always with Dm's from Donks and HYSTS. Courtney's Fighter Page: http://www.haymakersforhope.org/event/boston/2022/belles-brawl-ix/courtney-maag Courtney's Salem News Article: https://www.salemnews.com/sports/mauler-on-a-mission-marbleheads-maag-steps-into-the-ring-to-ko-cancer/article_3e60689e-2555-11ed-98fd-8ff18ae9af93.html Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/19/20222 hours, 21 minutes, 36 seconds
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🚨 Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3 Instant Reaction

Brian Campbell breaks down Canelo Alvarez's victory over Gennadiy Golovkin in their trilogy. How did BC score the fight? What are his thoughts on the scorecards? What is next for Canelo and GGG? Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/18/202243 minutes, 56 seconds
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Chael Sonnen on Jake Paul-Anderson Silva, Jon Jones' Return and More | Room Service Diaries

Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell sit down former Bellator & UFC world title contender Chael Sonnen. Chael Previews Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva, Shares inside details of his UFC Career and much more! (1:00) - Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva Press Conference (5:20) - Adapting to Life After Fighting (8:40) - BKFC (11:40) - Seeing Himself in the New Breed of Fighters (12:40) - Anderson Silva vs. Jake Paul Odds (16:20) - UFC Sending Fighters Off (18:10) - Nate Diaz vs. Jake Paul (21:30) - Hasim Rahman Jr. vs. Vitor Belfort (23:40) - Favorite Behind the Scenes Moment in UFC (27:55) - Matchmaking Conor McGregor (31:00) - Jon Jones (36:40) - WEC Championship Run (37:50) - Vegas Incident (38:60) - Oregon (39:20) - Eagle FC & Khabib Nurmagomedov (40:25) - Fighting Fedor Emelianenko (42:00) - Chael Sonnen vs. Anderson Silva 2 Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/17/202246 minutes, 38 seconds
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Preview: Canelo vs. GGG 3 | UFC Vegas 60: Sandhagen-Song | UFC 279 Fallout | Ep 349

On Episode 349 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by previewing Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3. What are the keys to victory for each fighter? Next up they preview UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen vs. Song. What other fights should we be looking for on this card? Jose Aldo's coach has stated that he wants Aldo to retire. Is this the right move or does he have more left in the tank? They boys close out the show with a UFC 279 Roundup, MMA Quick Hitters and Dead Wrong. (8:45) - Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin (44:30) - UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen vs. Song (64:45) - Andre Pederneiras Advises Jose Aldo to retire (70:45) - UFC 279 Round up (91:00) - Quick Hitters Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/16/20222 hours, 2 minutes, 16 seconds
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Boxing Breakdown: Canelo vs. GGG III preview

Brian Campbell is here to break down all things Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3. Why does this fight matter? What should we be looking out for? Plus keys to victory and predictions. You won't want to miss this preview! Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/15/20221 hour, 33 seconds
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UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen-Song | Canelo vs. GGG 3 | Top 5 MMA Fights | Ep 348

On Episode 348 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian kick off the show by discussing the biggest storylines heading into UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen vs. Song. Next up the boys discuss the biggest storylines of Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3. The guys also break down the news that Anthony Joshua's team has accepted the terms for a potential Tyson Fury vs. Anthony Joshua fight in December. They close out the main topics with some MMA and Boxing Quick hitters before their Top 5 Can't Miss Fighters and fan submissions. (13:30) - UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen-Song (45:30) - Canelo Alvarez vs. GGG 3 (72:30) - Joshua Accepts Fury's Terms (79:00) - MMA Quick Hitters (88:30) - Boxing Quick Hitters (95:30) - Top 5 Favorite MMA Fights Morning Kombat’ is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, Bullhorn and wherever else you listen to podcasts.    For more Combat Sports coverage subscribe here: youtube.com/MorningKombat   Follow our hosts on Twitter: @BCampbellCBS, @lthomasnews, @MorningKombat    For Morning Kombat gear visit:morning kombat.store   Follow our hosts on Instagram: @BrianCampbell, @lukethomasnews, @MorningKombat To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/14/20222 hours, 26 minutes, 19 seconds