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How Will the Outcome at UFC 257 Impact Conor McGregor’s Fighting Future?
"We have the monster fight. Saturday night this saturday. The return of the notorious conor mcgregor. Ufc two fifty-seven taking on dustin perea fight island in abu dhabi. Mcgregor spoke earlier this morning. Our time take a listen. I know a hell of a competitor. I notice questions here. He's heavy he's zupan. he's on a different way. he's experience. I feel i can do it however you know. There are question marks garden conditioning. And things like that. I know his team has been spouting about the condition and that i have put in a lot of work to get myself correctly to the one hundred fifty five pound frame. I got forty seconds inside the octagon and twenty twenty which caused major frustration. In my know it's not enough. I need more.
The wrestling world mourns the loss of Brodie Lee
"And the wrestling world is mourning the sudden death of John Huber, known by his ring aliases. Brody Lee. He was 41 years old Hubert, who wrestled currently in all elite wrestling. Formerly wrestled in the W W E under the ring name Luke Harper in an Instagram post. His wife shared that he was surrounded by his family at the time of death.
Trump awards Medal of Freedom to Iowa wrestler Dan Gable
"Presidential medal of freedom was presented by president trump to wrestling icon dan gable today and speaking at the white house ceremony. The president praised gable for his achievements. Today it's my privilege to present our nation's highest civilian honor the presidential medal of freedom to one of the greatest wrestlers in american history. I will legend dan. Gable gable won a gold medal at the nineteen seventy two summer olympics germany as a member of the us wrestling hall of fame. Gable went on to win the most games as coach and university of iowa history
MMA: Former UFC champ Tito Ortiz wins city council seat
"You might have missed celebrities and sports stars running for public office is nothing new in a state where Arnold Schwarzenegger and the late Ronald Reagan served time and the governors Ofthis. Now. Another sports star is one a city Council seat. Former star Tito Ortiz was voted into the Huntington Beach City Council yesterday. The 45 year Old City native owns a training gym there and receive just over 14% of the vote between 15 people running for three open seats. Ortiz's vote total was the most among the other candidates. A long time President Trump supporter will serve a four year term and has said he would like to be the mayor of Huntington Beach. Someday. Ortiz has said he believes Covad 19 is just the flu. And that it's a form of population control. He also adds. He's not a doctor Randy
Wrestling on the Road
"Let's talk about you. Jane. Danny told me you had a pretty bad crash was that during one of these tours it was not know it was it was all my family runs a business here locally. So I was heading home from work onto a pretty serious head on. Car Collision. Thousand Fifteen and so. Was it one of those career enders at first sort of thing it? It has sort of put me on the shelf about fourteen months iodine shattered my hip fractured my pelvis broke wrists broke a hand a knows Where they're a bunch of fun stuff and then even while in the hospital had a blood clot just prior to surgery blood clot, almost go into my long or or my heart or whatever it was. So the communist chauffeur in hostels about six weeks, recovery and all that on the shelf fourteen months and doctors explained that because of the surgery dot steel and ends in my APP and my wrist and my hands and. It's sad that you probably should not do anything physical because I got no cartilage left in my hip. So it's essentially bone on bone. So I wasn't sure how things are gonNA. Go after time and was just kind of taking by date and then to Rehab and all that fun stuff I started feeling quite good and and getting Jim and and feeling good doing all that stuff running and whatnot. So I decided to test the waters after about fourteen months and get some shows out now verte and Ever since then I've applied in the busiest, I ever have been with these tour staving off and then bustling at least one hundred times a year give or take go ask couple years. That's great. So it didn't affect you overall these still feeling good in the ring. Go feeling all right Other than getting a little late in gaining a couple pounds I'm still able to do all the stuff that you know was that all he's able to do essentially a pretty big guy hundred and sixty pounds. I'm still able to do backflips and all that fun stuff. So it hasn't really affected me in the rain just yet a couple of years down the road will be saying something a little different but so far so good. So I can complain. So as we start to wind down here, I mean like I said great concept and a really appreciate and respect the fact that you do this I wish I wish you were around. Twenty five years ago when I was on the local scene because I would've been signing up for every single one of these things. On a bigger basis for both of you guys have you had WB tryouts have you worked in the states What's your overall aspirations? Do you want to continue to forge your own identity with CWA? Are you looking to try and get booked in another other places are a little bit of vote for myself. I I've been wrestling. Now will be seventeen years coming up next month and I've been very blessed I. Have I been doing work with? W. I actually did a segment with you on television couple years back with you Kevin O. Rawlins's security guard doing four-part stuff. I've done. Like four three years ago in Minneapolis, we did a full part in got knocked over by guys was nice you. You're great. Very nice. Actually, I actually told the story how like how good of an experience that was in the sense of just minimal and unimportant as our role was as an extra in as a security guard just learning psychology of war body needs to be for the cameras to catch your facial and things of that nature was a really good rewarding experience Just take away and bring back home and then put your pocket for another day. But I I've been very very like. Two thousand ten I'm used pretty regularly in the mid West move when they do extra work there I've done a dark nancy no prior to smackdown as well done a PC trial of I've been lucky enough to go to Japan a few times and do some work with ring of honor. So former I still stay like very motivated driven that. Want. You continue pushing forward and be successful as as a professional wrestler first and foremost But at the same time this thing taking off and then gained much traction as it is. It's got my attention as well and it's kind of you know they always say to have a backup plan I know they probably have a back or anonymously backup plan. But just being able to promote tours and provide for myself and my family. If I can get, you need to do that in the meantime pursuing you know things that are professional wrestler as well. Open up doors. I'm definitely happy doing that as well. How about you AJ Yeah. So I've had the opportunity I've worked You know all throughout Canada down in the US and then in two thousand, twelve I got the opportunity to go down and train Mexico to play. And as far as like present day, you know wrestling's kind of paying the bills right now. So just trying to stay as business basel, but if something. Bigger opportunity or more ever popped up You know I would not be opposed to try that as obviously the window for something like that is starting to close as time goes on so I've just looking. Busy and like I said, restaurants paying the bills. So it is better
Former WWE wrestlers' lawsuit over brain damage is dismissed
"Court tossed out a lawsuit filed by 50 former pro wrestlers who claimed world Wrestling Entertainment failed to protect them from repeated head injuries that led to a long term brain damage. The second Circuit Court of Appeals in lower Manhattan upheld a lower court ruling in 2018. That said the lawsuit's claims were frivolous or filed too late. Connecticut based W. W We denied allegations that it failed to protect wrestlers from head trauma, including Jimmy Superfly Snuka and Harry Masayoshi Fujiwara, known as Mr Fujii. Her
Shane McMahon introduces ‘RAW Underground’ in WWE that has scripted MMA fights in wrestling
"WWE under. Underground where underground now, where in the storage closet coming to you live with Shaneco Mac he's sweaty but that doesn't stop him another to do with it. He'd be sweating if they were in a meat locker, don't matter no ropes. No rules. Man. I have never. Liked Shane McMahon like From twenty five years ago up to and including today. Just. CanNot stand him. You never met a happy guy when he came back. And I was like, what is an I remember like people being like Oh my God. It's going to be Shane and undertaker mania on I'm like what is wrong with you? Why would you WANNA see that. Shane is just he's GonNa jump off something High Ching Ching Ling God, the entrance, the heat he would get with the fuck in the mean street posse and stuff. But fuck man now like when they were hyping like Shane, McMahon's back I was like. Oh. Boy. This is the break glass in case of emergency I. Guess. Underground. Yeah and the you know I saw that the under thirty or whatever was up. So there was some curiosity whether that holds over I. Don't know that you've also got the The the faction with MVP, which has what are they called Har Business or murder business or something. To. US News whatever I mean at least that would be something I I just whatever it was like that was the first one on the that was just the first name on the list. Go with that.
UFC 250: Amanda Nunes to defend world featherweight title
"UFC two fifty three lanes are over in Las Vegas now on to the pay per view tonight's main event features the lion S. Amanda newness the best female fighter in the world and current double champion she'll defend her featherweight title against Felicia Spencer UFC legend Daniel Cormier is part of the broadcast team tonight for ESPN and DC suggested that anyone getting into the octagon with Nunez should steer clear of a right hand it's like watching a scary movie the drought don't thank you for me to do that is walking into the woods Freddy Krueger is waiting that right you can our at the door and forced you back in that direction I'll tell you where she is so good and so far newness comes in having won her last ten fights in a row the co main event features a bantamweight match Paseo Ascenso against Cody
McMahon defends firing Luck just before shutting down XFL
"Lawyers for XFL owner Vince McMahon have argued in court filings that he was justified in firing league CEO Oliver luck last month just before the football operation shut down look filed suit last month over his April ninth termination alleging breach of contract McMahon says look was fired for cause in part because he failed to devote enough time to his XFL
President Trump congratulates UFC for restarting sports
"President trump congratulating UFC for restarting the sports world after a nearly two month hiatus is taped message was played during ESPN's broadcast of the UFC two hundred forty nine undercard bouts taking place inside a fan for free arena in Jacksonville the president saying quote get the sports leagues back let's play do the social distancing and whatever else you have to do we need sports we want our sports back the event served as the first major sporting event to take place since the global pandemic shut down much of the country what much of the country nearly eight weeks ago it was originally scheduled for April