Brett Okamoto: 6:38 Dan Hooker: 32:30 Maycee Barber: 53:24 Luke Rockhold: 1:15:21
Luke Rockhold returns to Submission Radio to discuss Polaris 12, his MMA career and future, his UFC 239 loss to Jan Blachowicz, what went wrong in that fight, how it felt fighting at light heavyweight, his physical health afterwards, why he isn't as passionate about MMA as he used to be, where it all changed for him, if he'll ever return to the UFC, his upcoming grappling match against Nick Rodriguez at Polaris 12, the current state of Jiu Jitsu and what he'd like to see change, going into a sport with a history of PED users and relaxed drug testing, potential future challengers for Jon Jones, Corey Anderson's recent success, and more!
Maycee Barber returns to Submission Radio to discuss her upcoming fight against Roxanne Modafferi at UFC 246, why the Paige VanZant fight didn't come together, if the UFC offered her Paige and what happened, how the build-up with Roxanne will compare seeing as she's so nice, Roxanne as a veteran of the sport and what it would mean to beat her, making the jump to PPV fighter and fighting on a Conor McGregor card, looking up to Conor and wanting to learn from him and impress him, her coach Ben Askren retiring, his legacy in the sport, how this affects her training and if he'll be in her corner, and more!
Dan Hooker returns to Submission Radio to discuss the upcoming UFC Auckland card, what it means for the UFC to be returning to New Zealand, if he's going to be main-eventing that card, potential opponents for him, life after his big win at UFC 243 over Al Iaquinta, Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone, why Hooker believes McGregor should've chosen Gaethje instead, if he feels there's extra pressure on Conor to beat Cerrone, Israel Adesanya wanting to fight Yoel Romero, Alex Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway, and more!
Brett Okamoto returns to Submission Radio to discuss Ben Askren's retirement from MMA, what his legacy is now after his UFC run, if it was a mistake coming to the UFC, Jan Blachowicz beating Jacare Souza, the streak of middleweights who haven't found success at light heavyweight, Jon Jones vs. Dominick Reyes and why this fight has taken so long to come together, Jon Jones at heavyweight in 2020, Nick Diaz's interview with Ariel Helwani, why Nick Diaz fighting Jorge Masvidal makes zero sense, and more!