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UFC 173 competitor, James Krause, talks w/ Funky Monkey hours before his fight

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James KrauseUFC  competitor, James Krause, joins The Funky Monkey MMA Radio just hours before he steps into the Octagon at UFC 173 where he will take on Jamie Varner. UFC 173 will go down Saturday May 24th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. You can catch all the action live on PPV beginning at 10 pm Eastern standard time.

Holding a professional record of 20-5 “The James Krause” will look to solidify his rank among the UFC’s best Lightweights. Step into the mind of a professional UFC competitor, just hours before he steps into the cage to fight on PPV.

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Mike Pantangco, explains why he submitted while dominating the fight

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Mike PantancoMike Pantangco has recently made national headlines for submitting during a fight at Prison City Fight League, while he was absolutely dominating the fight. Get the inside scoop from The Funky Monkey MMA Radio and find out why he chose to tap out. We also discuss with Mike his plans for the future and why he loves the sport of mixed martial arts.

 

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Rick Glenn “The Gladiator” interview w/ Funky Monkey MMA Radio

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Rick GlennRick “The Gladiator” Glenn joins the Funky Monkey MMA Radio to discuss his next fight on NBC Sports Network, at MMA World Series of Fighting 5 when he takes on Arthur Rofi, on September 14th. The “Gladiator” holds a very impressive professional record of 13-2-1,currently on a 11 fight win streak,with his last 6 fights ending via vicious TKO stoppages. Before turning pro, Rick Glenn went 15-1-1 as an amateur mixed martial artist.Training amongst some of the greatest fighters and coaches in the world today at Roufous Sport Academy, Rick’s career looks very promising. It may not be too long before you see “The Gladiator” holding the WSOF championship belt.

-Currently ranked 54 in the world at 145 pounds

-Was named the #4 fighter in the world to watch for in 2013 in the Feather weight divsion
-1 of 5 Natural Born finishers in 2013 voted by “Fighters Only” magazine
-98% finish rate inside the cage

 

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UFC competitor, Josh Sampo talks MMA career and fighting under the bright lights

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Josh SampoUFC competitor, Josh Sampo joins the Funky Monkey MMA Radio to discuss his career and what it is like fighting on the biggest stage in the world.

UFC Biography on Josh Sampo

TRAINING: 4am three mile run, 4-5pm wrestling practice, 5-6pm MMA practice, 7-8pm boxing, 8-9pm strength and conditioning

When and why did you start training for fighting? I wanted to keep my competitive edge after collegiate wrestling and occupy my time.

What ranks and titles have you held? CFA Flyweight Champion, Purple belt in Jiu-jitsu

Do you have any heroes? Father and grandfather

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A dream come true!

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes. BS in Biology, minor in chemistry, Masters of Arts in Education. Lindenwood University

What was your job before you started fighting?Student/teacher

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?Three-time All-American wrestler

Favorite grappling technique: RNC

Favorite striking technique: Switch kick to the head

•    Pro since 2009

•    Six wins by submission, five by decision

•    Owns 2012 win over UFC / WEC vet Antonio Banuelos

•    Three first round finishes

UFC rising star, Colton Smith talks w/ Funky Monkey MMA Radio

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Colton SmithThe Ultimate Fighter season 16 winner, Colton Smith joins us on the Funky Monkey MMA Radio to discuss his incredible mixed martial arts career as well as what its like to compete for the largest MMA organization in the world; the UFC. Along with the battles inside of the cage, Colton fights battles out in the fields as well. A member of the United States Army, Colton is the true definition of an All-American athlete. Step into the mind of Colton Smith and find out what the future holds in store for him.

 

Funky Monkey MMA Radio has new episodes all the time, you can listen live on BlogTalk Radio or find the show after they air right here on MMAFutures.com

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